Spring Design Trends to Brighten Up Your Home

Spring is the perfect time to brighten up your home, and right now there are some truly stunning home design trends that will bring light and freshness into every room. Whether you’re looking to completely redecorate or simply add a few new pieces, these trends will add a touch of authenticity and originality to any home. All you need to do is pick a trend and use your imagination to apply it to your own space. Art Deco Opulence Far more simple and minimalistic than it is often given credit … [Read more...]

5 Great Ways To Liven Your Backyard

Some families rarely use their backyards and that is a real shame. Besides the obvious fact that backyard allow you to spend some time outside, breathing the fresh air, they can also be a place where you can spend so much quality time. In most cases, the problem lies in lack of activities. Simply put, some people easily get bored; they need an additional source of entertainment. Luckily for you, there are numerous ways to revamp your backyard and make it more fun and relaxing. Here are 5 good … [Read more...]

7 Uses For Baking Soda

Baking soda, commonly used for baking or to keep your refrigerator fresh, is also a natural cleaning product with many other handy uses around the house. Here are a few uses for it as an alternative to store-bought home solutions. Keep Cut Flowers Around Longer Cut flowers are beautiful, but they wilt quickly. To keep cut flowers in your house looking fresher longer, add a tablespoon of baking soda to the vase. Make Toothpaste A paste made from baking soda and a 3 percent … [Read more...]

FabFitFun Winter Box

I was recently sent the FabFitFun Winter box. I am excited to share the contents of it - there were some great items this season! I love the new way that FabFitFun shows off the items in the box with this catalog.  It includes more details about the items, as well as fun articles. Dermalogica Skincare Set ($45) - This is a travel set that includes the Special Cleansing Gel, Multi-Active Toner, and Skin Smoothing Cream. This set will be perfect for my blog trips - I can just put it … [Read more...]

Tips on Extending The Life of Montreal Awnings

Whether on a home or a business, having awnings can be very beneficial. Finding the right awnings will not be easy due to the wide selection. Taking the time to figure out what the home or business needs will make it much easier for a person to get the right awnings in place. A big part of getting the right awnings is finding the right supplier in an area. Usually, there will be a variety of suppliers, like www.ombrasole.com, to choose from. Once the right awning is found, the business or … [Read more...]

Signs You Should Call a Professional Electrician in Whittier

Making electrical repairs are a normal part of owning a home. However, you need to be aware of the warning signs that you need to hire a professional Whittier electrical contractor for the job. After all, when you do this, it ensures the safety of your home and your family. Some of the most common signs that you need professional electrical repairs are highlighted here. Flickering or Burning Out Light Bulbs If you have to constantly replace burnt out light bulbs then your may have a … [Read more...]

Why Having a Calgary Professional to Perform Hot Tub Maintenance is Beneficial

The most demanding but rewarding job that a person will take on in their life is as a homeowner. There are so many things that a person can do when trying to increase the look and functionality of their home. Taking the time to find out what type of additions will best suit your home will pay off in the end. For the homeowner looking for something a bit more fun and functional, a hot tub is a great addition. Once the hot tub is installed, the homeowner will need to take the time to figure out … [Read more...]

The Importance of Having a Clean House

Let's be honest, the continuous ritual of putting things away, dusting, vacuuming, scrubbing and shining is not anyone's idea of a fun time. However, as tedious as the chore of cleaning house can be, making an effort to keep things tidy is extremely important to maintaining both mental and physical health. Below are a few reasons why it is important to have a clean home as well as a few practical ways in which to do so. Regular housekeeping kills germs: Germs can suppress the immune system … [Read more...]