Inspirational tips for autumn outdoor entertaining

  • 28 September, 2017

The days are shorter, the temperatures are cooler and kids are back in school. You’ve said goodbye to summer socials, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to put away your … Continue Reading →


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 →