Manage Your Home’s Temperature

Manage Your Home’s Temperature

Manage Your Home’s Temperature Just as the heating and cooling system you use affect how efficiently you maintain temperatures in your home, so do the items within your house affect its warmth. Not only does extra heat from items like appliances spike your A/C use, it...
Control Gnats and Fruit Flies Naturally

Control Gnats and Fruit Flies Naturally

Control Gnats and Fruit Flies Naturally Gnats and fruit flies may be small, but they can be mighty annoying. You can control them in your home, though, without relying on toxic chemicals. If you are trying to beat the bugs, here are some tips to help. Fix Window or...
Ways to Stay Cool Without Using an A/C

Ways to Stay Cool Without Using an A/C

Ways to Stay Cool Without Using an A/C Summer is officially here, bringing heat and humidity across much of the country. Many people crank their air conditioners to stay cool. However, running A/C units adds to your utility bills and energy consumption. If you’re...
Alternative Mulch Ideas for Your Garden

Alternative Mulch Ideas for Your Garden

Alternative Mulch Ideas for Your Garden Mulching your garden beds is a great way to manage a healthy yard. Mulch can control weeds, regulate moisture, and even keep bugs at bay. While mulch made from wood chips and shredded bark is common, mulch can really reference...