Take precautions in the heat – lifesaving tips

  • 31 July, 2017

More than comfort, heat safety tips can save your life From tornadoes and floods to hail and lightning storms, the United States experiences a broad array of extreme weather. Fatalities … Continue Reading →


Banish Biting Season: Tips for eliminating backyard pests

  • 29 May, 2017

(Family Features) As the weather gets warmer, mosquitoes can prevent homeowners from reaping the benefits of living life outside. According to a Harris Poll conducted on behalf of TruGreen, 85 … Continue Reading →


Tips for Summer Travel with Your Pet

  • 29 May, 2017

(Family Features) The warm summer months call for some fun traveling with loved ones, however, trips can be less fun if four-legged family members aren’t able to come along. Pet … Continue Reading →


Small-space gardens: Easy tips for homegrown flavors

  • 29 May, 2017

(BPT) – The new growing season is upon us. You don’t have to be an experienced gardener to enjoy the many benefits of the season, nor do you need large … Continue Reading →


Prepare Outdoor Spaces for Warm Weather Use

  • 30 March, 2017

(Family Features) Before you can fully enjoy your outdoor living spaces this spring, chances are high you’ll need to wash away a layer of winter grime. Thoroughly cleaning and sprucing … Continue Reading →


3 steps to reach 100 feeling youthful and healthy

  • 30 March, 2017

(BPT) – What will your life be like when you turn 100? A century ago the question seemed almost flippant, a needless consideration for most people, but today it’s very … Continue Reading →


Stainless Steel is Trending Outdoors

  • 9 February, 2017

(Family Features) Stainless steel has been a staple in luxurious, contemporary kitchens all over the world for years. While it’s most often used indoors, this durable, low-maintenance, design-forward material is … Continue Reading →


Winterizing is Key to Better Lawns

  • 6 October, 2016

(BPT) – As September closes the door on summer with falling temperatures and leaves, many homeowners mistakenly slip into hibernation from yard work. However, this timeframe is crucial for prepping … Continue Reading →


Keep Your Trees Green & Your Property Greener

  • 1 August, 2016

Mature trees increase property value by as much as 10 percent, according to the U.S. Forest Service. But a tree can shift from asset to liability when branches, trunks or … Continue Reading →