Falls Prevention Awareness Day is September 22

Falls Prevention Awareness Day is September 22

If you are a senior or have older adults in your life, take note that the 9th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) will be observed on September 22, 2016 (the first day of fall). FPAD is sponsored by the National Council on Aging in an effort to raise awareness about ways to prevent fall-related […]

Save Energy & Money with SunShade Awnings

Save Energy & Money with SunShade Awnings

The Department of Energy (DOE) estimates that air conditioners account for roughly 6% of the average household’s energy use and cost U.S. homeowners more than $11 billion each year. With summer in full swing, it’s more important than ever to know how to curb your energy consumption while staying cool.

Growing Sports In Winter

Growing Sprouts & Microgreens for Nutrition in Winter

In the winter, fresh greens can be hard to come by. Here we take a look at sprouts and microgreens, two delicious and healthy foods you can grow at home. Having fresh food at home during the winter months can have significant benefits including: Better nutrition. More flavor in your meals. Cost savings. Sprouts There […]

5 Cool Ideas to Create an Irresistible Outdoor Living Space

5 Cool Ideas to Create an Irresistible Outdoor Living Space

Many homeowners spend thousands of dollars furnishing the interior of their home, while completely ignoring outdoor living spaces such as porches, patios and decks. However, studies repeatedly demonstrate that spending time outdoors is good for mental and physical well-being. Instead of logging all your free time inside, use these tips to make your outdoor living […]

4 Quick Ways to Get Summertime Shade

4 Quick Ways to Get Summertime Shade

Shade trees are the ideal way to keep the sun off of a home and windows during the summer, but for many homeowners, trees are not present on their property or have not matured enough to provide adequate shade. Here are alternative shade solutions that can keep your deck or patio cooler and screen out […]

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