Category Archives: Opinion

Book Review: Bedrooms That Inspire Rest, Relaxation & Romance

  By Patricia L. Garcia For the past few weeks, I’ve been unable to find the kind of rest that leaves you feeling rejuvenated. I just haven’t been sleeping well. The dark bags under my eyes were beginning to emerge … Continue reading

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Gadget of the Month: Haiku Smart Fan

By Patricia L. Garcia Ceiling fans are not sexy. They certainly keep you cool (or warm, depending on the season), but there aren’t many times when you bring someone into your new home and brag on the ceiling fans. Until … Continue reading

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Your First Home: What Every New Homeowner Needs in Their Brand New Kitchen

By Patricia L. Garcia If you’re a first-time homebuyer, you likely have a few items that you’re carrying over from your rental or parent’s house. But, as time goes on, you’ll realize that you might be missing a few practical … Continue reading

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How to Keep Your Pet Cool This Summer

By Patricia L. Garcia The dog days of summer are upon us and for homeowners with pets, it’s difficult to keep cooling costs down and pets comfy. While your new home comes with a great HVAC system and energy-efficient features, … Continue reading

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Gadget of the Month: SWASH Express Clothing Care System

By Ashley Steel It doesn’t take long for my jeans to lose their elasticity. That perfect just-been-washed fit goes out the window by the day’s end and, though my jeans may not be dirty yet, I’m ready to throw them … Continue reading

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Knobs and Pulls, Oh My! Cabinet and Drawer Hardware That’ll Freshen Up Any Room

By Patricia L. Garcia Often paint is hailed as the easiest way to freshen up any room. If I may be so bold, I would say that cabinet hardware is a much easier option that can quickly change the mood … Continue reading

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App of the Month: Photo Measures

By Patricia L. Garcia What could be more annoying than going to the hardware or furniture store to purchase curtain rods or a badly needed couch only to find that you forgot the first step in the process: measuring your … Continue reading

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