Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Haunting!

Halloween—a time for candy, Jack-o-lanterns, trick-or-treaters, witches, princesses, goblins and ghosts. Although it may seem like a fun and harmless holiday, precautions must be taken to ensure your family has a trouble-free evening. While your little one is dressed as

Happy Haunting!

Halloween—a time for candy, Jack-o-lanterns, trick-or-treaters, witches, princesses, goblins and ghosts. Although it may seem like a fun and harmless holiday, precautions must be taken to ensure your family has a trouble-free evening. While your little one is dressed as

Give the Furnace a Check-Up

Before the chilly autumn nights set in, it’s important to make an appointment for your furnace’s annual checkup. Without this yearly cleaning and inspection, a heating system can wear itself out quickly or simply stop working. Whatever type system you

Give the Furnace a Check-Up

Before the chilly autumn nights set in, it’s important to make an appointment for your furnace’s annual checkup. Without this yearly cleaning and inspection, a heating system can wear itself out quickly or simply stop working. Whatever type system you

Lower Heating Bills with an Energy-Efficient Home

Fall means cold weather is almost here which leads to higher heating bills. The National Glass Association (NGA) estimates 80 million homes in the U.S. are sub-standard in terms of energy efficiency. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, winterizing

Lower Heating Bills with an Energy-Efficient Home

Fall means cold weather is almost here which leads to higher heating bills. The National Glass Association (NGA) estimates 80 million homes in the U.S. are sub-standard in terms of energy efficiency. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, winterizing

Laundry Tip

No laundry room should be without a bottle of white vinegar. Not only is it a natural fabric softener, but you can also use it as a whitening agent for lightly soiled clothing instead of harsh bleach. White vinegar is

Laundry Tip

No laundry room should be without a bottle of white vinegar. Not only is it a natural fabric softener, but you can also use it as a whitening agent for lightly soiled clothing instead of harsh bleach. White vinegar is

Crafting with PVC Pipe

When you think of PVC pipe, you probably don’t immediately think of fun, creative projects. But you should! PVC pipe is a great medium to employ while making holiday decorations or spending the afternoon with your kids. Here are some

Crafting with PVC Pipe

When you think of PVC pipe, you probably don’t immediately think of fun, creative projects. But you should! PVC pipe is a great medium to employ while making holiday decorations or spending the afternoon with your kids. Here are some

Black, Bold and Beautiful

Bold colors are plastered onto the walls of our home with trepidation – it takes real vision to design a room outside of the neutral palette. We applaud those that put these beautiful rooms together using the boldest color one

Black, Bold and Beautiful

Bold colors are plastered onto the walls of our home with trepidation – it takes real vision to design a room outside of the neutral palette. We applaud those that put these beautiful rooms together using the boldest color one

No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas

Pumpkins have a special place in our homes and front stoops for the next month. Whether you like spooky jack-o-lanterns or an autumn personality, we’ve got a couple ways to use your pumpkin without the rigamarole of carving. First things

No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas

Pumpkins have a special place in our homes and front stoops for the next month. Whether you like spooky jack-o-lanterns or an autumn personality, we’ve got a couple ways to use your pumpkin without the rigamarole of carving. First things

15 Surprising Ways to Use Rubber Bands

Rubber bands are manufactured in all shapes, sizes and colors. We’ve collected 15 different ways for you to use them around your home. Make sure to pin your favorites! 1. From Do It and How 2. From Mama Jenn 3.

15 Surprising Ways to Use Rubber Bands

Rubber bands are manufactured in all shapes, sizes and colors. We’ve collected 15 different ways for you to use them around your home. Make sure to pin your favorites! 1. From Do It and How 2. From Mama Jenn 3.

Celebrate National Women’s Small Business Month

October has been labeled National Women in Small Businesses Month by the Small Business Administration. This is a time to celebrate and bring awareness of the opportunities for women in the business world, and we aim to do just that.

Celebrate National Women’s Small Business Month

October has been labeled National Women in Small Businesses Month by the Small Business Administration. This is a time to celebrate and bring awareness of the opportunities for women in the business world, and we aim to do just that.

20 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

That time of year is upon us to decorate and display gourds on the porch. We have found 20 awesome ways to inspire you! Which is your favorite? 1. From Just Short of Crazy 2. From Lego Express 3. From

20 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

That time of year is upon us to decorate and display gourds on the porch. We have found 20 awesome ways to inspire you! Which is your favorite? 1. From Just Short of Crazy 2. From Lego Express 3. From