In the last couple of weeks, the leaves have fallen more rapidly, giving our deciduous trees a bare look just in time for Halloween. The beauty of fall ends, for many homeowners, with the beginning of a fall maintenance list. While many homeowners don’t need to be reminded of a thorough leaf cleanup, autumn to-dos… Read more »
Monday, September 4th, 2017 is Labor Day. A day that symbolically and customarily marks the end of the summer. Labor Day, an official federal holiday as of 1894, began as a day to celebrate and honor America’s labor movement and the contribution that all workers have made to our nation. For many Americans, it’s a… Read more »
School is back in session officially. Whether your children are just starting out in preschool, kindergarten, or elementary school or have graduated high school and left for the first year of college; there is a lot of excitement around the beginning of a school year and for some a level of anxiety. Monday, 08/14/2017, marked… Read more »
It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism. J. Horace McFarland When we think of celebrating the Fourth of July, the first image that comes to mind is a summer night sky aglow with fireworks. Did you know that 63% of Americans attend a fireworks display… Read more »
Once you have officially closed on your new home, the fun truly begins. If this is your first real home, you may need to upgrade from your college futon and your mattress on a floor. If you are simply moving from a smaller home to a larger one, you may be aware that some of your furnishings might need to be upgraded or replaced. We have a few helpful hints to ensure that you make wise decisions about the new furnishings that you purchase for your new home.
One of the best parts of summertime is often the entertaining. Longer daylight hours, warmer weather, kids being out of school – all of these things inevitable lend themselves to more entertaining and enjoying your friends and family. Keep a few things in mind to make entertaining fun for everyone.
After so many months of cold weather, we are firmly in the middle of summer. Summertime brings longer nights, warmer weather, and a desire to enjoy the Colorado outdoors as often as possible. Creating more living space outdoors, whether on a deck or a patio, gives you a chance to enjoy the Colorado summer.
You don’t have to be a Master Gardener to enjoy flowers and greenery. If your thumb isn’t as green as you would like or if you have ever joked about not even being able to grow mold, container gardening might be your cup of tea. There are several benefits to container gardening, and few downsides.
Summertime is sneaking up on us, with warm weather activities just around the corner. Whether you and your family are into camping, swimming, or simply enjoying the outdoors in your neighborhood, a few tips about summertime organization can make your coming months more enjoyable!
Colorado often has winters that can seem to go on forever. After months of snow boots, thick jackets, and other wintertime necessities being dropped in your entry, it might be looking a little worse for the wear. A great way to get into the mood for springtime and warmer weather is to look at revamping your entryway.