Weather Solutions for Your Patio or Deck

4 Inclement Weather Summer Design Solutions for Your Patio or Deck

Your outdoor living space is no doubt one of the most popular areas of your home during the summer. Whether you love to lay out to sunbathe or spend some quiet time reading a book, your patio or deck is the perfect spot during the summertime…
4 Steps to Get Your Feet Ready for Summer

4 Steps to Prepare Your Feet for Summer

Are your feet ready for summer? This is, after all, the time of year when feet are often bare and exposed in many different designs of summer footwear. So, it's time to take the steps to groom our feet perfectly and pamper them with loving…
How to Troubleshoot Your Air Conditioning Unit

Your Air Conditioning Unit; What to Check Before You Call for Service

Nobody wants their air conditioning unit to break down in the middle of summer. But, if you have the best AC repair professionals around, help is on the way. Servicing an AC unit is pricey but there are things you can check before calling for…
5 Tips for Stylish Awnings
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5 Tips for Stylish Awnings for your Windows

Retractable window awnings keep your house cool because they provide shade but they also block harmful UV rays from the sun. In addition, they also add delightful curb appeal to your home when you make the right selections. The really nice…
Spectacular Summer Brunch

Your Summer Brunch; 3 Steps to Spectacular

Any excuse to have Sunday brunch will do nicely for most people because we all agree that there's nothing better than a relaxing brunch with your family and friends. Why do we love brunch so much? “Brunch, the ever playful combination…
Summer on the Patio
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Get Your Patio Ready for Summer and Entertaining

Can you think of anything more enjoyable than the sun shining warmly on your face or the soft, cool breezes on a warm summer night? In addition, how can there be a better way to enjoy summer than in your own backyard on the patio?  First…
How to Create a Brighter Home Interior
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5 Tips for a Brighter Home Interior

With summer well on its way, why not take the time to create a brighter home interior to relax in after a day spent outside in the sun? This year, welcome sunlight into your home and transform your interior to create the perfect summer haven.…
5 Décor Tips to Turn Your Home Into a Summer Vacation

Décor Tips; 5 Ways to Make Your Home Feel Like a Summer Vacation

You don't have to own a summer home to create the feeling of a warm-weather getaway. Harness the look of a summer home in your own home to enjoy all year by applying a few décor tips. Through careful decorating and decorating choices, you…
Pros & Cons for a Natural Swimming Pool
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A Natural Swimming Pool, the Pros and Cons

A lot of people are unaware that there even is an option for an all-natural swimming pool. To me, just the word natural sounds better than a chemical pool. I think anyone given a choice to have an all-natural product versus one using chemicals…
Preparing Your Home for Summer Heat
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Acclimating Home Temperatures During Summer Heat

Summer is here, but we haven’t quite reached peak heat yet. It’s time to prepare! When we’re dealing with winter we can forget how unpleasant the hot months can be. July and August can be punishing months, and the uncomfortable heat often…
Summer Décor with Glass Jars
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Creating Summer Décor with Repurposed Glass Jars

I save all of my clear glass jars because they make for great summer décor projects. Decorating doesn't have to cost a lot or be difficult to do. With a little imagination, you can find things you already have in your home to use as a vase,…
Summer Craft Projects for Kids

Summer Crafts for Kids to Enjoy

Summer is such an important time for kids. They learn and laugh and grow. Crafts are a great way for kids to connect with you, with each other, and with the earth. Here are some fun summer crafts that kids of all ages can make. Whether you…