Check Yourself: 6 Home Maintenance Tasks You Should Tackle in August

The dog days of summer are barking and Labor Day is just around the bend, signaling the end of yet another epic season in the sun. But before you give your flamingo pool float one last hurrah, take a break with some home maintenance prep for the changing season ahead. We know what you’re thinking: It’s still summer,…… Continue reading Check Yourself: 6 Home Maintenance Tasks You Should Tackle in August

Cool Down with Frozen Hot Chocolate

Frozen Hot Chocolate for Christmas in July! Ingredients 3 ounces best-quality chocolate 2 teaspoons store bought hot chocolate mix 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar 1 1/2 cups milk 3 cups ice Whipped cream and chocolate chips for garnish Directions Chop the chocolate into small pieces and melt in a small saucepan or in the top of…… Continue reading Cool Down with Frozen Hot Chocolate

How to Install a Screen Door

A screen door allows you the simple pleasure of sitting inside on a summer evening, listening to a spontaneous soundtrack of birds and insects chirping without worrying about these nonhuman neighbors entering your home. If you don’t have one (or don’t know how to install it), you’re missing out—but you don’t have to be. A screen door is quite easy…… Continue reading How to Install a Screen Door