4 Home Repairs Anyone Can Do
Don't let yourself be intimidated by home repair! Our handy how-to guide will help you along some of the most common home repair jobs. Once you know what you're doing, you'll be surprised how easy it was all along.
Going Green in the Kitchen
Going green doesn't have to be hard, especially for your kitchen. Check out our tips and suggestions for making your home an eco-friendly one.
Spring Gardening: Tips for a Good Harvest
Learn about the best practices for maintaining your garden in early spring that will prepare you for a lively growing season.
Making a Small Home Feel Bigger and More Inviting
Living in a small home can be a challenge, but it doesn't have to be. With the right design tips and space saving ideas, you can make your small home feel bigger and more comfortable.
The Benefits of Sliding Doors
Sliding doors are an understated, but essential items of a California home. From letting in some glorious sunlight, to opening up your living space, to being helpful in curbing your heating bill, we have plenty of reasons here for you to consider why you should add one to your home today!
5 Ideas for Easy Bedroom Organization
It's often easy to let clutter build up around your bedroom and put off doing anything about to a someday that never seems to come. But it doesn't have to be like that. We have some easy solutions to help you get your bedroom clean in no time.
The Benefits of Having Pocket Doors
pocket door: (noun) a stylish, discreet door that slides into the walls and helps you make the most of your living space. for list of benefits, continue reading!
Cleaning Hacks for Your Home
Are you looking for ways to quickly clean your house without taking up too much of your time? Look no further! We have compiled a number of home cleaning ideas that will help you save time and keep your house looking spotless quickly and efficiently. Keep reading to find out more about these convenient home […]
Sliding Door Track Repair: Why You Should Leave It to the Professionals
If you're having difficulty with your sliding door, it may be time to consider hiring a professional sliding door repair expert.
Stay on Top of Insurance During the Home Renovation Process
Renovating your home can be costly in time and money. A good home renovation insurance plan can bring you much needed peace of mind.
What Is Weather Stripping?
You may or may not be familiar with this piece of hardware, but weather stripping is an important part of your home. Learn more now.
How to Clean the Track on Your Sliding Door
Maintaining a clean track for your sliding door is important not only for the door’s usability, but your own safety.
Making the Kitchen Christmas Ready
Often the kitchen is described as being the heart of the home. It’s where we cook, make the coffee and conversation, let the bills gather, do the homework, pray to an appliance that its contents will change to ingredients we are craving. Without it, what would we do? We can only take out for so […]
(Guest) Home for the Holidays
Relatives visiting for the holidays? We have some ideas for you to implement to make them feel cared for during their stay
Caring for Your Christmas Tree
Keep your tree green and festive throughout the holiday season! Check out our tips for best practices and tree maintenance now.
Four Fall Films for the Family
Fall is a great time to curl up under a blanket, eat some popcorn, and take in a good movie with the family. Here are some of our top selections.
Fun Fall Activities to do at Home
The coziness of the fall season is a great way to bring the family together, especially as evening draws in earlier.
Wine No More. Make Cleaning a Breeze.
Pesky wine stains can bring a halt to any holiday gathering. Read about our solutions to saving that favorite shirt from the spilled shiraz.
Every season has its own unique safety concerns. Check out tips today and help better ensure a safe fall for you and your family.
NOT-SO TRICKY TREATS
Sweets can come in all shapes, sizes, and scares, especially at Halloween. Check out some of our favorite spooky and delicious treats you can make right in your very own kitchen.
FUN & FRIGHTS FOR YOUR PHANTOM MANOR
Greetings Foolish Mortals. Spooky season has crept upon us. Is your home ready for some spirited guests or is it as quiet as a graveyard chapel? Let us be your grim grinning guide to conjuring you a happily haunted home.
OLD DOORS, NEW TRACKS
Older sliding doors can be frustrating. If you find your sliding door being too stubborn, we have a few tips and workarounds for you.
SAFE & SECURE FOR THE SUMMER
Keeps your family and loved ones safe this summer with our home safety tips.
THE RIGHT STUFF
Different sliding door types have different strengths and weaknesses. Learn more about each and figure out which one is right for you and your home.
SIMPLY ACCESSIBLE: CREATING A HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE HOME
We have put together a list that features a few items we believe every home should have to truly be handicap accessible.
CELEBRATING SOCAL HOME STYLE
Our brief guide to identifying popular SoCal home styles. Now you can compliment your neighbors on their wonderful Craftsman abode.
6 Home Renovation Mistakes to Avoid
The home renovation process can be a lot, and if not careful, it can take far more than you bargained for. Here is what to avoid in your next project.
A SoCal Home Garden: June – July Edition
Our home garden guide returns. Check out the choice food to grow in the hot days of summer.
IF WALLS COULD TALK, ER…SHOUT.
Walls are more than just a room divider or protectorate of the outside elements. They are a canvas for self-expression. Here are some easy tips to do just that!
Pride, Property, & Protection
Parades and protests are often organized with peaceful intentions, but often there’s an opposition who would see to its disruption, causing destruction, leaving the original party to blame. Here is how you can protect your homes in businesses during such instances.
The Guest-Friendly Bathroom
One of the first questions a guest will ask you is where the bathroom is. Despite the opportunity, not many people realize the guest bathroom is a great way to make an impression. Here are our best tips that will make it a great one.
How to Succeed in Resting Without Really Trying
We know that getting good sleep can sometimes be difficult. However, if it’s a frequent occurrence, it may be time to adjust your behaviors. We’ve got a few simple yet effective tips that will help your body relax and rest with ease.
A SoCal Home Garden: March Edition
Our year-long series on SoCal home gardening returns with a new entry! Get ready to learn which plants are your best bet for growing in your garden in March.
Small Home Improvements That Make Big Differences
If you want to make some changes to your home, it doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg to do so. We have some affordable ideas to help you do just that!
Getting the most out of your space is a priority in any house, and triply so in Southern California. Here are a few small ideas to help get some more value out of your living spaces.
A SoCal Home Garden in January
Looking for a new hobby? Why not try gardening? It’s an efficient way to incorporate organic vegetables and fruit into your diet. Here are recommendations for ones that will grow best in the early part of the year.
When the Return On Investment Isn’t Worth the Remodel
Did you know that you don't need to refinance your mortgage to pay for that renovation project for your forever home? In fact, we've got SIX ideas and tips for you to consider!
DIY Done Right
Inspired by the project you saw on HGTV or Pinterest, but have concerns about realistically implementing them into your next home project? We understand your concern. That’s why we’ve found a few ways for you to get hands-on, without worrying about having to hire a professional to come in once the job is done!
Everything Except the Kitchen Sink
Oh, how to change up your kitchen? Let us count the ways! In fact, we've got four, FOUR ideas that can help you make what is sure to be one of the busiest rooms of your house (or if not yet, is sure to be).
Can’t Find the Right Shade?
Remember when toilet paper was hard to find? Now it's paint cans! Yes, with many becoming overly acquainted with their home walls over the past couple of years, applying new colors is an easy creative fix to alleviate over familiarity. However, high demand makes paint harder to find. Check out these solutions to getting you that much needed new coat of paint.