Archive for the ‘Tips and Info’ Category

Online car credit approval Milwaukee WI 

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019
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Are you looking for easy access to online vehicle financing? With Eric von Schledorn Motors, you can apply for credit for your next Ford, Chevy, Buick, or Cadillac. If you are a new or used car shopper in the greater Milwaukee area, consider doing business with Eric von Schledorn Motors. Start your journey by easily applying for financing online. Continue reading to learn more.  (more…)

Helpful tips for renting a car 

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
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The ability to rent a car when you’re away on vacation is undeniably convenient. You can’t exactly pack up your car when you board your flight, but you still need to get around when you get to your destination. Enter the rental car. Rental cars are great, but there are some things you should know if you want to save money on one. Keep reading to learn more.  (more…)

Find a Christmas Tree Farm around Milwaukee, WI

Friday, December 7th, 2018
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Where Can I Cut Down My Own Christmas Tree around Milwaukee, WI? 2018

Christmas will be here in just a few short weeks and if you have been searching for a place in or around Milwaukee where you can take the family to cut down your 2018 Christmas tree then look no further.  We have found five tree farms that will let you choose and cut down your very own Christmas tree.  Cutting down the Christmas tree with kids will make memories that last a lifetime.  No one is going to remember taking the fake Christmas tree out of the box, trust us.  Find a Christmas tree farm near you from the list below and have the happiest of holidays from all of us here at EVS Auto. (more…)

How Can I Drive Safely on Snowy Roads in Wisconsin this Winter?

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
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Wisconsin Winter Driving Safety Tips for Snowy & Icey Roads

If it seems like winter started a bit early this year you are not alone.  Somehow winter started right after summer left us.  It is not uncommon for Mother Nature to skip a season here in Wisconsin but I believe we can all agree that we wish it would’ve been winter this time.  Better luck next year maybe.  But, with that being said it is time to start thinking about driving on Wisconsin’s wintery roadways.  Snow and ice make travel in our state uniquely difficult but not impossible and by following our winter driving safety tips below you can be sure to arrive at your destination safe and sound. (more…)

How Much Does it Cost to Get Into the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair?

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
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2018 Wisconsin State Fair Pricing & Promos

From August 2nd thru August 12th, 2018 the Wisconsin State Fair lets us everyone celebrate all of the wonderful things that make Wisconsin such a great state to live in.  Fun, sun, FOOD, farm animals and everything in between await you at the state fairgrounds, 640 S. 84th Street, from early morning until night.  Held in the same location since 1892 the Wisconsin State Fair has grown into a spectacle that is certain to excite kids from 9-months to 109.  You don’t want to miss out on the 2018 State Fair and below you can find out the pricing and promotions for admission into the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair along with the hours of operation too, enjoy. (more…)

What Do the Warning Lights Mean in My Ford Vehicle?

Friday, June 29th, 2018
What Do the Warnign Lights in My Ford Mean, text on an exterior image of a red 2018 Ford F-150

Nothing is more annoying than turning on your car and seeing your dashboard warning lights go on.  What is even more frustrating than that is trying to figure out what that little lit-up symbols on the dash are trying to tell you about what’s wrong with your car.  It may not seem like it but those warning lights are in place to help owners keep up with issues arising in their vehicle.  In the owner’s manual of your Ford vehicle there is a section guiding you through exactly what all of those indicator lights are signaling.  Here at EVS Auto we want your car running right just as much as you do and that is why we are bringing you this video describing what all the warning lights in your Ford vehicle mean. (more…)

Where Can I See the Best Bands at Summerfest 2018?

Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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2018 Summerfest Best Band Lineup

Summerfest in Milwaukee at Henry W. Maier Festival Park is the Unofficial start to summer and runs from June 27th, 2018 thru July 1st and then finishes up July 3rd thru July 8th, 2018.  With over a dozen stages featuring performances from musicians all afternoon and into the night, Summerfest has something for all ages to enjoy.  And if you have been wondering who the best bands at Summerfest 2018 are and when and where you can see them play then check out our list of the best band lineup at Summerfest, have fun. (more…)

Where Can I Get My Taxes Prepared around Milwaukee, WI? 2018

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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The deadline to file your 2017 tax return is Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, and if the thought of filling out all of that paperwork by yourself has your stress level skyrocketing then you need some tax prep help.  These six local Milwaukee, WI area tax professionals can get you the assistance that you need to have your taxes completed correctly before the encroaching deadline. (more…)

How Can I Safely Deep-Fry a Thanksgiving Turkey?

Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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How to Safely Deep-Fry a Thanksgiving Turkey

Everyone has seen a horror video of a Thanksgiving turkey being deep fried that ends in disastrous results.  The reason people continue to deep fry turkeys is because, when done properly and safely, a deep-fried turkey is one of the most incredible meats to enter your mouth.  It turns a lean, dry meat and miraculously turns it into a moist and mouth-watering masterpiece.  When deep frying a turkey, safety should always be the number one priority, and even though deep fried turkey is a holiday delicacy, never drink and fry.  Here is how to safely and deliciously deep-fried turkey. (more…)

When can I put up my Christmas Decorations for the Season?

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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Now that November is upon us, and Thanksgiving is officially on the calendar, you are already asking yourself if it is too early to start stringing lights from you’re your soffit and putting up the rest of the Christmas decor.  The season’s old question has been met with many differing answers, and varies regionally, but here in the Midwest and more specifically Wisconsin, our weather will dictate the appropriate time to decorate your house for Christmas.  With all due respect to Thanksgiving, and not to step on its toes, but as soon as November 1st arrives it is appropriate to begin Christmas decorating.  However, it is best practice not to wait until after the winter weather arrives.  If you are all amped up for Christmas already and want to deck your halls with bows of holly, it’s not yet time to tinsel up the tree. (more…)