Can New Roofing Help You Go Green?

New eco-friendly roofing not only has a beautiful aesthetic to it, but it is also economical, helps conserve the environment, and can potentially raise the value of your home. If you need to remodel and your roof is part of the improvements, there are several environmentally-friendly options depending on your budget, house design, preference, and… Continue reading Can New Roofing Help You Go Green?

Fighting Fleas: How to Keep These Bad Bugs at Bay

It’s true that fleas thrive in hot and humid conditions, which makes the dog days of summer the primary season for these pesky pests. But summer isn’t the only time that fleas can make themselves a problem. These itchy critters can make your property their home year-round, wiggling their way indoors once the outdoor temperature… Continue reading Fighting Fleas: How to Keep These Bad Bugs at Bay

5 Ways to Maximize Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Not only does good landscaping add some serious value to your home but it also directly influences whether or not your home sells. Up to 60% of potential home buyers believe that a well-landscaped yard influences their home-buying decisions.  Of course, when you’re spending between $5,000 to $10,000 on improving your home as most homeowners… Continue reading 5 Ways to Maximize Your Home’s Curb Appeal

DIY Doc McStuffins Costume

One of my favorite parts of Halloween is deciding what we will dress up as each year. But as much as I love it, the decision often devolves into a heated debate between my oldest daughter and I — especially when I’m planning to make the costumes myself. The challenge is that we have to hover perilously at… Continue reading DIY Doc McStuffins Costume

DIY Felt Owl Halloween Treat Bag

As a parent, I think I enjoy Halloween more than I did as a kid. I genuinely look forward to coming up with costume ideas that fit the interests and personalities of everyone in my family, and I look forward to the crafting that the season brings — generally in the form of DIYing said… Continue reading DIY Felt Owl Halloween Treat Bag