GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn - Summer will soon be here and for many that means tackling some chores like painting the house. Just in time for the season, Twin Cities Consumers Checkbook is out with ratings, advice and DIY tips. Also included in the Spring/Summer 2017 issue are recommendations for auto repair and clothing resale options.

Executive Editor Kevin Brasler joined us on KARE 11 News at 4 to discuss recent findings. He also provided KARE 11 viewers with free access links for the next two week to the articles.

www.checkbook.org/KARE/clothes

www.checkbook.org/KARE/auto

www.checkbook.org/KARE/painters