Minnesota State Fair Parking Tips

It’s that time of year again—carnival rides, exhibits, and just about anything you can imagine deep fried on a stick. Yes, we’re talking about the Minnesota State Fair that kicks off next Thursday, August 24th and runs through Labor Day, September 4th. With approximately 1.8 million people estimated to attend the Great Minnesota Get-Together, it’s no surprise that things are about to get crowded in Falcon Heights.

How to Find the Best Car for Your College Student

August is officially here and the school year is rapidly approaching. Now is the time to start prepping for all the items your kids need for returning back to school. And when it comes to purchasing a vehicle for your college student, there are several factors to consider. With so many options to decide on, it’s important to understand what to look for before the search even begins.

Hot Car Heat Index: How to Protect the Interior of Your Vehicle

Getting into a car that’s been sitting in a parking lot for hours under the hot summer sun can be anything but comfortable. You immediately crank the A/C to full blast, hoping that you’ll only have to suffer for a few brief moments. But, how hot is it, really? Why does the interior of a car feel hotter than a desert? And what can you do to protect the interior from the sun and extreme heat?

Beat the Heat: What to do When Your Car’s A/C Isn’t Working

Summer in Minnesota means weekends at the cabin, outdoor festivals and concerts, and adventurous road trips. In the midst of the hot and humid dog days of summer, the last thing you want to deal with is issues with your vehicle’s air conditioning.

If you’ve found that your A/C doesn’t quite seem to be up to par, don’t fret. We’ve narrowed down a few common problems and how to keep your cool this summer if your A/C isn’t working properly.