False Springs Turns Our Focus to the Garden!

When the longer days and warmer temperatures lure us outside to the garden, we start to dream of beautiful spring flowers and fresh summer vegetables. But March can be our snowiest month of the year, so it is best to bide our time and focus on planning and prep work during March’s warmer days. Warm […]

Knock-knock, Who’s There?

Your front door welcomes you home at the end of the day and secures you inside, keeping you safe and warm. Front doors let people in, and the entryway is where you often first greet your guests.  Entry doors are traced back to ancient Egypt when wood doors fitted with hinges were placed across entryways. […]

New Windows & Siding for Your Home

Can you get your money back when you sell your house down the road? Replacing your old drafty windows and upgrading to new siding continue to rank in the top 5 home improvement projects for homeowners, with a higher-than-average ROI (return on investment). Remember, before you recoup any of your remodeling expenses, you first incur […]

Game Day “Pick Six” Nachos

Perfect snack for busy football weekends or a quick meal substitute. Nachos make gatherings fun and spice up the menu.  Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Layer tortilla chips and shredded cheese on the paper. Top with your favorite six (or more!) toppings. Diced green pepper Jalapeno pepper […]

Winter Is Here!

 Be prepared with some quick tips to make snow & ice easier to manage. Cooking Spray on the edge of the shovel blade helps to prevent snow from sticking and allows you to move more quickly through the job. Remember to wipe down the shovel after shoveling and don’t store the cooking spray in the […]