Why Meyer Lemon Trees are Great For The Indoors

Many people would love to grow their own fruit but feel they don't have the outdoor space to get started. If you live in an apartment without a garden, for example, you might think you have no way to grow fruit. However, it is not impossible. The Meyer lemon tree could be the answer you've been looking for. These Meyer...

How to Make Your Outdoor Living Space Winter Friendly

Outdoor living spaces are most often associated with summer barbecues and time spent enjoying the sunshine and warm weather. But at the first sign of a chill in the air, the festivities head indoors, the outdoor furniture is stored away, and the patio stays empty until spring. Changing seasons and colder weather don’t have to mean abandoning your outdoor living...

Upgrade Your Appliances To Lower Your Energy Consumption

When thinking about your energy consumption you have to take a multifaceted approach to lowering your footprint. Both for environmental and sustainability reasons, but also for your wallet. Not only do you need to cut down on your consumption, but you have to be able to get creative with how you take measures to do so. Things get complicated when...

What To Do If The Roof Of The House Leaks?

Damage to the roof - leaks
Often the roof begins to flow after heavy rains or heavy snowfalls. Even if the roof is normal, moisture can leak through the waterproofing layers and begin to flood the attic through which it can get into the living space. In principle, this problem can be solved by our own efforts. First, you should understand that the water can penetrate...

How Windows Affect Your Energy Consumption At Home

There are many reasons why you should look into reducing your use of windows when it comes to increasing the energy efficiency of your home. Not only will you save extra money on your monthly electric bill, but the energy that’s lost from your windows will be recaptured when you install more efficient window treatments—including energy-efficient windows—into your home....

How to Organize Your Old Photos This Summer

Most people have old photographs lying around the house. These are often memories too precious to throw away, so it can be challenging to know what to do with them. We’ve listed our top three suggestions of what you can do with all these old pictures. Take some time to sort through them and store these precious memories somewhere...

Sustainable Home 101: Cutting Your Home Energy Costs

While some people have always cared about the environment, we are seeing more people than ever join the fight to become more eco-friendly. In fact, almost 80% of individuals want to live more sustainably. They can do this by being more responsible with transportation, recycling and making environmentally-friendly choices at the grocery store. But if someone truly wants to live...

What to Sell Your House? Tips to Close the Deal Fast!

Selling your home quickly allows you to move on with your life and it means less time that you have to keep your home in show-ready condition. However, achieving this quick sell can be harder than it may seem. Some tips that will help you along the way can be found here.   Select a Selling Strategy Before putting a for sale...

How to Choose the Right Home Security System?

Despite being owned by only around a quarter of American households, a security system is a great tool to have in your home. While burglaries and property crimes are decreasing, they still have an impact on millions of Americans every year. Having a security system in place can minimize the impact of these crimes, and some could even stop them...

Steps To Resurfacing A Swimming Pool

Imagine a swimming pool just steps from your back door
Pool resurfacing is simply replacing the top layer of the swimming pool. Swimming pools are made out of finishes such as pebble, plaster, fiberglass, and tile. With time you may realize the finish has developed hard stains that can be removed through resurfacing the final layer. It is hard to apply a new coat on the surface. It will...