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Tips for Picking Out a Car Seat

Tips for Picking Out a Car Seat

While transporting your family, you want to make sure that you’re maximizing safety in any way that you can. A simple and essential way to do this is to make sure your kids are sitting in an appropriate car seat and that it is installed correctly. Here are some tips for picking out the perfect car seat. Do the research: There are a wealth of car seat options available to you, so you will want to spend some time reviewing…

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Thanksgiving Travel Tips

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

  Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means dealing with holiday travel will become a necessity for millions of Americans. Naturally, that means a highly stressful experience, so to keep from pulling your hair out while you’re stuck in traffic, check out these quick and easy Thanksgiving travel tips from us here at Bill Harris GM. Travel Light                             More baggage means longer lines and more hassle. Avoid packing and traveling with bags if possible—instead, mail belongings to your destination…

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Check Out These Guidelines for Sunglasses to Protect Your Eyes This Season

Check Out These Guidelines for Sunglasses to Protect Your Eyes This Season

While a pair of sunglasses will forever be a stylish accessory, they also serve a much higher purpose: protecting your eyes and the skin around your eyes from the sun’s harsh rays. So when you’re choosing sunglasses this year, it’s important to look for the right qualities. Here are some guidelines for sunglasses to get you started: A good pair of sunglasses should always offer 100 percent of both the sun’s UVA and UVB rays, protecting you from cataracts and…

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Fall Driving Tips from Bill Harris Auto!

Fall Driving Tips from Bill Harris Auto!

September is coming to a close and the fall weather is starting. We know that the fall and winter weather can make driving difficult, especially when we get snow. Here at Bill Harris, we wanted to give you some fall driving tips to make the transition into the last quarter of the year is an easy one! Watch for Leaves on the Road – Leaves have a tendency to accumulate on roads and when they become wet, they become very…

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On The Road Again: Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

On The Road Again: Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

Summer is arguably the best season of the year. It is the perfect time to cut back, relax, and go on a hard earned vacation. Just because you may be traveling does not mean you have to leave your beloved pet at home. Why not make this summer’s vacation more memorable by bringing along your best friend. Traveling with your dog can be safe and enjoyable if you plan carefully and follow a few safety precautions. Safety First Make sure…

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Helpful Pointers For End-of-Summer Trailering

Helpful Pointers For End-of-Summer Trailering

Summer is winding down, which means it’s the perfect time to throw the tarp off of the boat and drag it out to the lake or pile the family into the camper for a weekend under the stars.  The benefit of undertaking these excursions at the end of summer is more available space, more room to breathe, less crowds, and less hassle. But what about getting there? Unfortunately, that part never gets easier, and many families struggle when it comes…

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Not Reinventing, but Relearning the Wheel

Not Reinventing, but Relearning the Wheel

We here at Bill Harris Auto all remember the fear we felt the first time we sat behind the wheel of a car for a driving or maneuverability test.  The tapping of the instructor’s pen against the clipboard, the quickening thump of your heart against your chest, the cool sweat beginning to collect on your forehead.  You slow yourself and follow your steps.  You remember them.  You still follow them to this day: buckle your seatbelt, check and adjust your…

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