8 Efficient House Cleaning Tips

Everyone hates to clean but everyone loves a clean house. Is there  a best way to clean your house? Most novices aren’t sure if they should dust or vacuum first. They wonder whether they should clean the kitchen before the … Continued

Safety Tips for The Holidays

From candles to candy and trees to toys, nearly every joyful holiday tradition also carries the potential for accidents and injuries. Safety experts say a bit of forethought and preparation can head off many common holiday mishaps. In fact, recent … Continued

How to Plan the Perfect Stay at Home Vacation

Airfares are rising and airport security lines are getting longer, so why not plan a hassle-free “staycation” this year? You’ll save time and money and, if you plan it right, you’ll feel more relaxed when it’s time to go back … Continued

Holiday Party Ideas and House Prep Infographic

The holidays are an exciting time of year, full of parties, house guests and good food. If you’re hosting a holiday party, you want to make sure everyone is feeling the holiday spirit. These holiday party ideas and tips are … Continued

Enjoy Pure Nature on a Day Trip From Seattle

The “Emerald City,” as Seattle is known, earns its nickname from the lush evergreen forests that surround this cultural capital of the Northwest. While the city offers a number of iconic sites for visitors to enjoy, from the Space Needle … Continued

Thanksgiving Stats Infographic

Whether you are hosting your own Thanksgiving dinner, driving to grandma’s house or flying across the country, this infographic breaks down the best days to travel and what you can do with all the leftover turkey.  

Gold Country Comes Alive on a Drive around Sacramento

If it’s striking scenery, quaint towns or fascinating history you’re after, then buckle up and plug Sacramento and the surrounding Gold Country into your GPS. California’s interior in and around the state capital offers a wealth of options for multiple … Continued

Budgeting for Home Repairs

First-time homebuyers often forget they need to budget for home repairs and maintenance costs, in addition to paying their monthly mortgage, annual real estate taxes and homeowner’s insurance. If you are buying a brand new home, chances are you don’t … Continued

Trick or Treating Tips Infographic

Halloween is just around the corner, and there are a few things to consider before October 31st. From picking out the right costume to keeping your house protected, Halloween requires some preparation. Check out these Halloween facts and trick or … Continued

Home Fire Drill Day Infographic

Saturday, October 15, is Home Fire Drill Day! Did you know that home fires are the biggest disaster threat facing Americans today? In 2014, a home fire happened every 86 seconds. Yet only half of parents say their kids know … Continued