You may love that fall has come and the temperatures are getting cooler. In some parts of the country, you may have skipped right past fall and gone straight to winter and heavy snow. Whether you are enjoying a milder fall or you already have snow fall, you are still dealing with leaf fall, as well.
If your property has a lot of trees, you may feel like you never stop raking up leaves. As soon as you clear the yard, you get a fresh batch. You may start to have so many leaves that you don’t know what to do with them. Here are a few ideas for how best to use or dispose of all those fall leaves: (more…)
Just because you’ve had some issues around the house doesn’t necessarily mean that you need to call up the repair company right away. Leaks, mildew, carpet sags, paint that’s falling apart, or windows that get too much condensation all happen to be issues that you can take care of yourself. These DIY household repairs just take a little bit of time and know-how, so you can take the afternoon to fix up your house. (more…)
While some people do the bulk of their home cleaning in the springtime, regular maintenance on appliances and other features in your home all year long can prevent disasters. If you take a little bit of your time every few weeks or months, you can keep these appliances in top condition all year long. (more…)
You hear a lot about spring cleaning, but not so much about what you need to do in the fall. As the season begins to turn to cooler weather and the trees shed their leaves at an alarming rate, you need to start thinking about how to get your home ready for the changes ahead. It is also the perfect time to inspect your home for any needed repairs to ensure that it is not vulnerable to the elements. (more…)