Category Archives: Gardening

Tips for Maintaining a Lawn During a Drought

By Drew Knight For many homeowners, especially those in the western United States, drought problems have left them concerned about water usage and how to sustainably maintain their lawns. Options like ripping out lawns or installing artificial, plastic grass have … Continue reading

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Tips to Enjoy Your Backyard This Summer

By Bryn Huntpalmer It’s finally summer: the kids are home from school, the days are long and everyone is eager to get outside. Skip the hassle of traveling and pricey amusement parks and make your own backyard the spot to … Continue reading

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Gadget of the Month: Parrot Flower Power

By Drew Knight It’s a beautiful summer day and you’ve just decided that the only thing your new home is missing is a few house plants. You get excited, grab your things and head to the local gardening store. A … Continue reading

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Tips For Approaching Your Front-Yard Design

By Drew Knight When you buy a new home, you might spend a lot of the time picking out appliances, furniture, décor and more for the interior that you may be so worn out that you don’t even want to … Continue reading

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Gadget of the Month: CES Edition

By Ashley Steel January is an exciting time for gadgets. (And no, it’s not because you’re tinkering around with the toys you got over the holidays.) It’s time for the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES)! The global marketplace for all … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Physical! How New Homes Can Help You Get Fit in 2015

By Patricia L. Garcia Whether it’s yard work, house work or a good ol’ sweatfest while working out to a DVD, I’ve always got my handy phone on me to keep tab of the calories I’ve burned throughout the day. … Continue reading

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NHS Gift Guide: Gift Ideas for Gardeners

By Ashley Steel It may be the dead of winter, but that doesn’t mean you have to bury your gardening aspirations. Chances are, you know someone with a green thumb, or at least someone with visions of green thumbs dancing … Continue reading

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