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How to Wash Your Car in the Winter

November 20th, 2019 by

Some paint and rust experts recommend washing your car after every big storm, or any time you think your car may have been exposed to salt, sand or other chemicals on the road. But washing your car once every few weeks (or days, here in New England) may not be realistic for everyone. Look for

Why isn’t my car’s heater working?

November 13th, 2019 by

Now that we’ve had a few chilly mornings, you might have noticed that your defroster isn’t quite working properly or the air coming from your vents is a little cooler than you remembered… This may be due to a problem with your car’s heating system. There are a number of reasons why the heater in

Winter is coming. It’s time to get a heater inspection.

November 6th, 2019 by

As the temperature starts to dip, it’s critical that your car’s heater is up to spec. If your heater isn’t working, you could be putting yourself and your family in danger– and not because your car’s cabin will be freezing cold. A failing heater can prevent your defroster from clearing ice and frost off your

The Complete Guide to Summer Travel With Pups

July 2nd, 2019 by

Traveling with dogs can be a hassle, especially in the car. With the summer in full swing and vacations coming up fast, we’ve created the ultimate guide for canine car travel. Start with training. Just like training a dog to sit or rollover, dogs can be taught to ride in a car. Experts reccommend starting the training process

Your Winter Service Checklist

November 29th, 2018 by

It’s that time of year again! The cold is here, snow is coming, and your car needs a tune-up before holiday travel starts. Here are a few things to make sure your mechanic checks when you go in for service: Antifreeze and Radiator Make sure your antifreeze is topped off and ready to go with

Your 2019 Bright Night’s Survival Guide

November 22nd, 2018 by

“Bright Nights at Forest Park” is a favorite New England past time, with nearly three miles of holiday light displays. This year Bright Night’s is open from November 21, 2018, to January 1, 2019 (closed November 26 and 27), with operating hours of  5:00 PM to 9:00 PM from Sunday through Thursday, and 5:00 PM

The Ultimate Guide to Car Travel With Pups

November 15th, 2018 by

Traveling with dogs can be a hassle, especially in the car. With the holidays coming and travel plans inevitable, we’ve scoured the web to create the ultimate guide for canine car travel. Start with training. Just like teaching a dog to sit or roll over, dogs can be taught to ride in a car. According