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Holidays, Mother, Son, Cooking, Kitchen

5 Heartfelt Ways to Show Mom Your Appreciation

Posted By: Amy Casey on May 10, 2019

Mothers do so much for us on a daily basis. From cooking our meals to scheduling events and chauffeuring kids, moms wear a ton of hats. Sometimes we take these things for granted; but Mother’s Day gives us the opportunity to step back and give them a well deserved “thank you”.

Curb Appeal, Home Maintenance, Summer Tips, Summer, Save Money, Home

Summer Friendly Curb Appeal: 7 Keys to Reducing Cooling Costs

Posted By: Amy Casey on May 3, 2019

It’s only a matter of time before these breezy and comfortable spring afternoons turn into hot and humid summer days. Before you know it, our electricity usage will spike trying to keep the hot summer heat out of our homes!

Home, Organization, Garage, Storage

5 Easy Steps to Organize Your Garage

Posted By: Amy Casey on April 5, 2019

While your garage can double as a storage space, it is still the most ideal location to store your vehicle. Storing your vehicle in the garage will not only help keep it cleaner, but also protect it from damage like bird droppings, vandalism, UV exposure, tree sap, etc.

Caulking Window, Window, Home Repairs

Recovering from Winter: 10 Crucial Exterior Spring Home Maintenance Tasks

Posted By: Amy Casey on March 26, 2019

Finally, spring has sprung! Snow, ice and freezing temperatures have subsided – but, the damage these elements might have done to your home has not. Before you chuck away at your spring cleaning list inside, make sure you perform a thorough check-up on the exterior of your home:

Storm Safety, Risk Management, Tornadoes, Damage

7 Ways to Fortify Your Home Against Tornadoes

Posted By: Amy Casey on March 22, 2019

Your home is your safe place, but it can easily become a dangerous place to be in the event of a tornado. Even if you don’t live in the area of the U.S. known as Tornado Alley, tornadoes have been known to occur in every state and in every month.

Maintaining a Dry Basement this Spring

Posted By: Amy Casey on March 18, 2019

The long months of cold temperatures and snow are slowly but surely coming to an end! As we begin to watch the spring thaw, we prepare for the next element of mother nature that is fast approaching – rain.

Storm Safety, Risk Management, Tornadoes, Lightning

Tornadoes: Preparing Beforehand and Staying Safe throughout the Storm

Posted By: Amy Casey on March 8, 2019

We’ve all been there – the winds start to howl, the skies turn charcoal gray and the rain beats fiercely on our homes. Just the sheer thought of a storm turning from bad to worse makes our skin crawl. What if a funnel begins to form? What if that funnel actually touches the ground?

Snow, Winter, Home, Winter Tips

3 Simple Tasks to Protect Your Home this Winter

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 27, 2019

It seems like just yesterday the leaves were falling and you were preparing yourself and your home for cold weather.

Ring, Jewelry, Diamond Ring

Protecting Precious Jewelry: Why You Should and How to Do it

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 12, 2019

Jewelry often holds precious memories that we cherish looking back on. From your grandmother’s ring to the anniversary band your husband gave you on your twentieth – your jewelry holds years of sentiment.

Winter Tips, Frozen, Ice, Icicles, Frozen Pipes

Easy Tips for Preventing Frozen Pipes in Your Home

Posted By: Amy Casey on January 25, 2019

With winter settling in and temperatures reaching dangerous lows, it’s time to think about protecting your home from the elements. One of the most important precautions you can take is preventing pipes from freezing and bursting.