Optimizing Outdoor Space

  Many of us are spending plenty of time at home this summer. With the great weather we usually experience during July, here are a few tips to help you make the most of your outdoor spaces….

Going Green

Any time of year is a great time for all of us to do what we can to help the Earth. Here are a few ways you can help the planet by “going green” every day: Sustainable…

Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer is a great time to preform general home maintenance projects. Here are a few tasks to consider this time of year: Wash the outside of the home Look for signs of destructive insects Clean carpets/ floors…

Summer Staycation in Your Backyard

Transport yourself to your favorite vacation spot without leaving your backyard with these backyard oasis and staycation ideas. Build a fort. Back yard forts and tree houses inspire imagination and active play. Create an outdoor fire pit….

11 Ways to Boost Summer Curb Appeal

Boost curb appeal and safety without spending a fortune: Power washing a cement driveway, walk and patio will remove oil, rust and other stains. Repairing or sealing any cracks in these same areas during the summer will…

Gift Ideas to Celebrate Dad

Here are a few ideas to help you find the perfect gift: Create a personalized children’s book from hoorayheros.com or ieeme.com Help him stay healthy with phone soap smartphone sanitizer from uncommongoods.com The warmer weather means more…

Wire Fraud Damage Control

Scammers are determined to catch people off guard during these stressful times. If you suspect that you are a victim of wire fraud, it’s important to act quickly. Take these steps immediately: Contact your financial institution immediately…