Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Usual Suspects of Water Damage: Hot Water Heaters

Water heaters are a staple appliance in today’s homes. However, the luxury of hot water does not come without a price. A water heater can cause massive amounts of water damage if not properly maintained. The average age of a

The Usual Suspects of Water Damage: Hot Water Heaters

Water heaters are a staple appliance in today’s homes. However, the luxury of hot water does not come without a price. A water heater can cause massive amounts of water damage if not properly maintained. The average age of a

Oven Cleaning Advice

When you invite friends and family over, you usually spend a significant amount of time in the kitchen. To keep your oven working properly when you need it most, avoid running the self-cleaning cycle too close to a big party

Oven Cleaning Advice

When you invite friends and family over, you usually spend a significant amount of time in the kitchen. To keep your oven working properly when you need it most, avoid running the self-cleaning cycle too close to a big party

Scrumptious Cake Cookies

Freshly baked cookies are one of life’s guiltiest pleasures. Just the smell of them when walking through the front door will improve anyone’s mood. Although Chocolate Chip is an all-time favorite, there are many more cookies to be tasted! Try

Scrumptious Cake Cookies

Freshly baked cookies are one of life’s guiltiest pleasures. Just the smell of them when walking through the front door will improve anyone’s mood. Although Chocolate Chip is an all-time favorite, there are many more cookies to be tasted! Try

Smart Grids – the way of the future

Ever think about how your electricity gets to your home?  The very same electricity that powers your television, dryer and kitchen appliances is generated miles and miles away using dams, nuclear plants, coal, wind turbines, etc.  To travel such great

Smart Grids – the way of the future

Ever think about how your electricity gets to your home?  The very same electricity that powers your television, dryer and kitchen appliances is generated miles and miles away using dams, nuclear plants, coal, wind turbines, etc.  To travel such great

Household Tip #4

                                                                                       Photo credit When a pen breaks and bleeds an ugly spot into the middle of your beautiful carpet consider this tip from a professional cleaning and restoration company. When dealing with this type of carpet spot or stain,

Household Tip #4

                                                                                       Photo credit When a pen breaks and bleeds an ugly spot into the middle of your beautiful carpet consider this tip from a professional cleaning and restoration company. When dealing with this type of carpet spot or stain,

A new use for Field Notes notebooks and the cutest card ever made

[vimeo 36086669 w=500 h=281] What the world needs is certainly not more Valentine’s Day inspiration, however, this charming video came across my desk this morning and I couldn’t resist sharing it with everyone. I think this is possibly the sweetest

A new use for Field Notes notebooks and the cutest card ever made

[vimeo 36086669 w=500 h=281] What the world needs is certainly not more Valentine’s Day inspiration, however, this charming video came across my desk this morning and I couldn’t resist sharing it with everyone. I think this is possibly the sweetest

Life

Every man dies. Not every man really lives. —William Wallace

Life

Every man dies. Not every man really lives. —William Wallace

Back to the Basics

                                                                    Photo credit to Babble February 14th … 11 days and counting down … If you’re anything like us, no purchase has yet been made and you’re still mulling over ideas. This year has marked a lot of

Back to the Basics

                                                                    Photo credit to Babble February 14th … 11 days and counting down … If you’re anything like us, no purchase has yet been made and you’re still mulling over ideas. This year has marked a lot of

Household Tip #3

         To keep your bananas from ripening so quickly, pull them apart. Leaving them connected at the stem will cause them to ripen faster. Also, try to store them in a place where the moisture level is very low –

Household Tip #3

         To keep your bananas from ripening so quickly, pull them apart. Leaving them connected at the stem will cause them to ripen faster. Also, try to store them in a place where the moisture level is very low –