3 Benefits of Fall Cleaning Your Home

3 Benefits of Fall Cleaning Your Home

You spent summer opening your windows because you know that running the A/C constantly is not good for your health. Furthermore, you spent much time outside gardening, hiking, walking, and just enjoying the sunny weather while it lasted. You cleaned your home in the...
7 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

7 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

Last week one of my social media friends posted that she was at Cracker Barrel where the holiday decorations are already out.  I was a Michael’s, and they had fall and Christmas decor all ready to go! No, you don’t have to have your table set for...
5 Tips to a Pest-Free Home

5 Tips to a Pest-Free Home

My sophomore year in college, I purchased more bug spray that I care to admit.  Our dorm room had a light right outside it, by the window, and there was a gap between the window and the window pane. The previous two factors made it very easy for pests to get inside...
How to Keep Germs out of Your Home

How to Keep Germs out of Your Home

Someone is sick.  Clean, disinfect, and bleach the entire house!  How often have you thought about this when illness has entered your home? Cleaning is an excellent idea and should be done on a regular basis.   However, it’s easier and less stressful to keep the...
How to Eradicate Mold from Your Home

How to Eradicate Mold from Your Home

Mold naturally occurs in nature.  The problem arises when it creeps into your home.  (source)  Mold grows in warm, damp, and dark spaces. When mold is in your home, these health conditions could arise or worsen (source): nasal stuffiness throat irritation coughing or...
7  Downfalls of Frequent Use of A/C

7 Downfalls of Frequent Use of A/C

“It’s 85 degrees at 7:30 am!  There will be no hope for this day.”  These were my thoughts as I left for work several years ago.  I lived in a hot, humid state where one summer the temperature reached 117 degrees.  I was used to blizzards and...