Log Home Preservation: The Basics Of Wood Staining To Protect Your Logs

For log home enthusiasts, few things carry the same allure as a luxury, hand-crafted log home. If you've recently invested in a log home for your family, it's important to understand how to care for it. Professionals from sites like http://www.pioneerloghomesofbc.com/ can give you more information. However, log homes need to be stained and sealed properly to keep them safe and help them hold up to weather and wear. Here are some tips to help you understand the basics of staining to protect your home. Read More 

How To Clean And Restore Anodized Aluminum Storefronts

When choosing a finish for your aluminum storefront, anodizing stands out because it involves adding a coating that forms from the very metal itself. This durable finish looks great for years but does eventually need cleaning and care. Buff, seal, and restore your anodized aluminum the right way to keep your storefront looking great for another few decades. Use the Right Abrasives Always start with a simple sponge and some dish soap to see if you can remove dirt and stains. Read More 

Taking The Plunge Into Homeschooling? Tips For Furnishing A Learning Space

Most homeschoolers believe that learning can happen everywhere. Despite that fact, many prefer to create a dedicated learning space when they first venture into schooling at home. The goal is to create a space that not only fosters learning, but also encourages comfort. After all, if your kids aren't comfortable, they won't be able to focus on the lessons. Here are some tips to help you create a homeschool space that will help your children thrive. Read More 

Don’t Let Your Date Get Bugged - 4 Romantic Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Out Of Your Candlelit Dinner

The summer months are coming soon, and that means mosquitoes will be out in full force, looking for unsuspecting victims to annoy. Some might call it crazy to plan an outdoor candlelit date this time of year, but why should some pesky bugs control your life? In fact, using these tips, you can not only repel insects without using any loud bug zappers or insecticide sprays, but also impress your date. Read More 

5 Ways To Control Spiders Without Insecticides

Spiders are a common household pest, but few people enjoy sharing their homes with them. Insecticides are an effective way to kill spiders, but they can be dangerous, especially if you have kids or pets around. Here are five ways that you can control the spiders in your house without using insecticides.  Control your clutter Polls have shown that less than ten percent of Americans rate their homes as completely clutter free, while the rest have some degree of clutter. Read More