The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that Americans spend approximately 90 percent of their time indoors. The EPA also advises that indoor air can be five times more polluted than outdoor air due to indoor air pollutants.
The heat is on, and hopefully your lawn is thriving. What worked in Spring doesn’t always work in Summer, so lawn equipment experts at Husqvarna shared some tips and best practices for peak summer season lawn maintenance.
Use a cordless drill and masonry bit to deal with tough caliche dirt.
Summer is a prime time for traveling. And while you’re packing and preparing, we suggest taking some time to make sure your home is protected while you’re away.
Follow these tips for developing a winning relationship with your designer (or client)
Buying furniture online can be tricky, here’s a handy guide.
Tips from the Pros for cleaning your windows for a transparent shine.
Get your life back in order as soon as possible with these tips for unpacking.
What is home sealing and weatherization and why should you take action?
I love books…the way they smell, the way they look, the way they feel. Even when I’m not engaged in the physical act of reading, I love having books around me. From a design perspective, books add warmth and interest to any room. They make a personal statement and generate […]
Preserve your Christmas Tree as long as possible with this recipe
These simple steps will provide more heat from your fireplace this winter.
When we moved into our century-old home and began our then-minor-now-major renovations, we realized something slightly terrifying about our original to the house solid wood door. Moreover, the picture window in the door. Somehow at inspection, we had failed to notice that there wasn’t real glass in the door, but […]
Before a petty disagreement turns into an all out war, consider these 5 ways to handle neighborhood disputes.
When the temperature drops you can still reap the benefits of healthy vegetables and prepare your garden to survive winter
We’ve compiled a list of the five most essential, flexible, and durable adhesives to have in your workshop so you can (hopefully) save your project from complete failure.
ACL knee surgery is a bummer. Here are a few tips to make your time at home easier.
Rescue your garage floors from stains and dirt with a durable epoxy finish that you can apply yourself
Chips and beer are important but here are some tips for throwing the best NFL tip-off party
Here are some tips to shopping at IKEA that we hope makes your next trip to the Swedish mecca a successful one.
Stainless steel is tough to drill through but with some patience and know-how you’ll make that hole easy