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Choosing a Gym in Las Vegas

Visiting a gym can help you stay in shape, get healthy, and relieve stress. With hundreds of gyms to choose from in the Las Vegas area, you may find it overwhelming when it comes to finding one that suits your needs. We’ve compiled a list of gyms in the Las Vegas area to help you … Continued

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Photos with Santa in Las Vegas | Here’s where to find Saint Nick

Every year shops and attractions transform into winter wonderlands where children can visit Santa and let him know just how good they’ve been! These are some of the best places to get your precious photos with Santa this 2018 season! Town Square Las Vegas Santa is a busy guy this time of year, but he’ll … Continued

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Christmas Town at Wet N Wild

Christmas Town Las Vegas, hosted by Wet N Wild, is an opportunity for you and your family to enjoy the very best of Christmas in an amazing atmosphere, that is guaranteed to be fun for all ages. When is Christmas Town Open? Christmas Town is open from the 23rd of November through to December the … Continued

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The Cosmopolitan Ice Rink, Now THIS is Ice Skating!

Finding ice and snow in the heat of the Las Vegas Desert can be difficult – unless you visit The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Conveniently located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada, The Cosmopolitan, or “The Cosmo” has anything that a visitor could want – including an ice rink! The ice rink is … Continued


Best Christmas Light Displays in Las Vegas and Henderson

Homeowners across the country are powering up light displays that show off their creativity and love of the holiday season. If you live in Las Vegas or plan to visit soon, here is a list of the best Christmas light displays in Las Vegas and Henderson to visit during the holiday season Click here for … Continued


5 Best Holiday Light Shows in Las Vegas & Henderson

One of the best ways to brighten up the holiday season is to attend one of the best holiday light shows in Las Vegas or Henderson. Las Vegas is a city of lights every day of the year, but residents pull out all the stops when it comes to celebrating the winter holidays. Glittering Lights … Continued


How to Dispose of a Christmas Tree

Cut trees lend their aroma to the season, infusing the home with the scents of Christmas, but what can you do when the holiday is over, and you can’t box or plant your tree. Here are some simple tips on how to dispose of a Christmas tree. Don’t Wait Too Long First, don’t wait for … Continued


Las Vegas Real Estate Market Report – November 2018

Here’s a look at the Las Vegas Real Estate Market for November 2018. According to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR), there is a 2.7 months supply of real estate inventory for single-family homes. This number is up 12.5 percent from last year at this time. Let’s take a closer look at the Las … Continued


5 Best Choices for Christmas Light Installation in Las Vegas

The holiday season is here, and you don’t want to be left behind in the celebrations because Christmas is best celebrated big, bold, and bright. This is made possible through the installation of fascinating Christmas lights, and here are some of the best choices for Christmas light installation in Las Vegas. Lighting Las Vegas Location: … Continued

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Bed Bugs, The Creepy Little Critters

After several decades of being on hiatus, bed bugs have returned, and they’re lurking in homes, apartment buildings, office constructions, department stores, college dorm rooms, motels, in the public transportation and the movie showrooms. Almost all the pest control corporations have reported a massive 70% rise in demand for extinction services in the last year.The following explanations fully cover all the questions that you may have concerning the bed bugs.

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A Pregnancy Pillow Can Help an Expectant Mother Sleep Better

Many pregnant women find that it is very difficult for them to get comfortable at night when they are trying to get some sleep. They complain of back pain, neck pain, and muscle pain.  Pregnancy pillows offer a solution for women who are having trouble getting comfortable at night.


The Buyer Missed the Closing Date, Now What?

A Closing date is established on the purchase agreement. The buyer who makes the offer first requests a particular date. Generally, this is 30-45 days from offer acceptance. Read more to discover more options.

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How to Keep Bugs off your Screen Doors and Windows

When warmer weather approaches, the bugs often come out and want in. They are automatically drawn to window screens when you have the windows open, wanting to be close to the light you probably have on inside your home. Here are a few ideas to help you keep bugs off your screen doors and windows. … Continued


What Time is it in Las Vegas?

Many people traveling to Las Vegas are curious about the time zone. This article will answer that question and provide additional Las Vegas travel information. So What Time is It in Las Vegas? Las Vegas is in the Pacific Time Zone, 2 hours behind Central Time, and 3 hours behind the East Coast. Las Vegas … Continued

Cost of Living in Las Vegas

How Much Does it Cost to Live in Las Vegas?

I’ve lived in Las Vegas since I was 5. I raised 2 beautiful daughters and lived in homes as large as 4000 square feet and as small as a condo around 600 square feet. So how much does it cost to live in Las Vegas? 1-2 people should cost around $2000 – $3000 average a … Continued

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