Archive for December, 2012

 
Nothing Invites Like A Front Porch

Yes, we’re all still very much in the throws of Winter - here’s hoping you’re bundled up good and warm - but once January arrives in a few days, lots of people will start turning their radars towards Spring, which doesn’t seem that far off really. It might be a little pre-mature to be talking about front porches, but let’s face it, it’s never too late to begin thinking about the future . . . ...

Posted at December 26, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
 
 
Common Home-Based Winter Issues

As a homeowner, each of the four seasons brings their own unique cabal of issues. Whether it’s the extreme heat of summer or the transition from hot to cold common in Autumn, it’s important to be aware of the potential pratfalls that may lie ahead. But no season warrants as much preparation time as the onset of the icy Winter months. And with the season officially kicking off later this week - at least in ...

Posted at December 18, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
 
 
Don’t Forget Your Gutters!

Most homeowners are way too busy landscaping their yards, adding on another room, or picking out new wallpaper patterns to notice something as seemingly out-of-sight as gutters. Yeah, gutters are all that exciting . . . until something goes wrong that is. Their function’s pretty straight forward - they channel water away from the house’s foundation and they’re critical to protecting the structural integrity of your home as well. But in order for your gutters ...

Posted at December 12, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
 
 
If You’re Not Recycling . . . Get Sorting!

This beloved planet of ours is indeed a powerful thing, capable of wiping out an entire city with just a single hurricane, but it also needs our collective help to stay as healthy as possible. One of the best ways to do our part is through recycling.   According to recent EPA statistics, only 30% of American homes recycle. Nearly 315 million barrels of oil could be saved every year if only we could get that number ...

Posted at December 4, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment