Natural Cold Remedies

Since children’s cough and cold medicines are not recommended and pain and fever reducers are often being recalled, we tend to turn to more natural solutions to help our children (and ourselves) through sickness. The following are a few of our favorite remedies.
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Easy Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, & Tile Flooring

Apr 20
Todd Johnson
Break out the dust rag, mop, and vacuum for the annual deep-clean—it’s spring cleaning time! We understand how overwhelming it can be to face all the dust and clutter that has accumulated over the cooped-up winter months—simple maintenance care can help make this spring cleaning easier.  MORE

Filed under: Carpet, Cleaning, Hardwood, Laminate, Spring, Tile, Tips

Improving Your Garden Space

Scaling the idea of rooftop gardens into a more residential mind-frame, the above statistics can be inspiring for someone wishing to offset their greenhouse gas contributions and utilize the space they have, no matter how small.  From window space to spacious backyards, every square inch has the potential to grow your food.
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Filed under: Garden, Green, Sustainability

The Latest Color and Pattern Trends in Kitchen Flooring Options

Apr 13
Sara Berg
Many times we find ourselves in the kitchen chatting while snacking or making a meal. While we may not understand why we mingle in the kitchen, we can take a look at some of the latest color and pattern trends in kitchen flooring.  MORE

Filed under: ceramic, floor, kitchen, laminate, tile, vinyl

3 Quick Fixes for Filling a Nail Hole

As a homeowner, and especially as a renter, there will be many times that the knowledge of fixing a small hole in the wall from a nail will come in handy. For instance, when its time to redecorate after getting new flooring installed! Whatever the reason, there are DIY fixes utilizing products found around the home that will fill the hole in a pinch.
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Filed under: blogger, DIY, empire, guest, holes, home, improvement, nail, tips
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