You Could Win a $10,000 Furniture Makeover

As part of the 2014 consumer advertising campaign, C.A.R. is offering a $10,000 furniture makeover sweepstakes. Courtesy of NBC, one random winner will receive a $10,000 check to purchase new furniture and other home furnishings. TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, during each Sweepstakes Period … [Read more...]

Storage Solutions IN Your Garage!

Garages do play a big part of our storage solution here in the desert. Here are some cool ideas that may be just what you’re looking for your garage!8 Clutter-Busting Garage Storage SolutionsKitchen designs, bathroom designs, and more ∨As you rethink your kitchen design, … [Read more...]

Is it a dresser or shoe cabinet?

Sometimes there just isn’t enough room for storage. Rooms start looking cluttered, things get harder to find and the entire house starts feeling unorganized. Below are some clever ideas to keep your home running smooth, organized and looking great.Guest Picks: Space-Saving Multipurpose … [Read more...]

Spring Ahead Sunday March 9th!

Daylight Savings Begins March 9th Turn Your Clocks AHEAD an Hour! Change your Batteries in your Smoke Alarms, too! … [Read more...]

New Colors for 2014

I posted earlier the new colors trends for 2014 - Emerald, chartreuse, turquoise, and the new Pantone’s new Color of the Year for 2014, Radiant Orchid. However, there are even more colors to choose from with Benjamin Moore, Sherwin-Williams, and Pittsburgh Paints. It’s going to be a colorful year – … [Read more...]

What to Trash at Home and What Not

Whether you’re getting ready for the Holidays or moving, there are times you will want to know what you should toss out … or not. This list may help as you go through your things.The expiration dates on medicines and food have been in the news lately. Most manufacturers of such products admit … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving!

 " As we express our gratitude, we must   never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy  … [Read more...]

Color Trends for 2014

Many of the major paint companies have already released their new paint line ups for 2014. Pantone also announced its Fashion Color Report for spring 2014 in September. The color that appears to be the favorite for 2014 is blue. Muted, serene, and simplicity were the words used to describe this … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Save with Green Plumbing in the Desert

What does it mean to be ecologically minded? It’s a promise to pollute less, and save resources like water and electricity. That is where green plumbing comes into the picture. If you’re renovating or moving to a new place, a little pre-thought can save you money. Green Plumbing Low flow – … [Read more...]

Here are some Tricks to make your Desert Home Halloween Ready and transition into November!

Halloween is just around the corner and what better way to prepare than to DECORATE? Here are some fun ideas to get your home ready for Halloween Tricks and Treats but great enough to last until Thanksgiving!!Pick Up Some White Pumpkins for Elegant Fall DecoratingKitchen ideas, … [Read more...]