Autumn Nights Outdoors: How to Enjoy Your Outdoor Space in the Fall

As we welcome cooler temperatures and colorful foliage, many homeowners might be tempted to pack up the outdoor furniture for the year. Not so fast, we say. Extend the life of your porch or patio by transforming your favorite summer spot into a cozy retreat that’s perfect for enjoying autumn nights outdoors. Keep It Cozy [...]

By |2018-10-10T17:04:42+00:00Wednesday, October 10, 2018|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Pros and Cons of Adding a Hot Tub

Purchasing a hot tub for your home is becoming more and more appealing to those looking to spark joy in their outdoor space. Even the top local landscaping designs incorporate a steamy floral energy with hot tubs and water features. Hot tubs come in a wide variety of options and can be found to fit most [...]

Five Plants That Naturally Repel Mosquitoes

With the weather outside warming up, many homeowners want to enjoy their outdoor living space but don’t want to get eaten by mosquitoes while doing so. Bug repellents and bug zappers are effective, but don’t keep those nasty bugs away from your outdoor living area. Check out these plants that naturally repel mosquitoes and other [...]

How to Create a Drink Station for Your Backyard Party

With an indoor party, you know that everyone is going to mingle in the kitchen no matter how hard you try to get them to spread out. Outdoors, you can be sure that everyone will huddle around the beverages. With that in mind, it’s time to deliberately make your outdoor drink station the focal point [...]

Container Gardening Upgrades For a Fresh Spring

If you’re a gardener like many Nevada County residents, you most likely have some old pots and containers in your garden shed or even your garage. And you probably didn’t get rid of them because you figured you might have a use for them eventually. While prepping for this spring, instead of buying replacements pots [...]

Do You Know How to Prep Your Home for Summer?

Although the weather today doesn't really show it, summer has arrived to Nevada County. While summertime is perfect for outdoor gatherings with friends and family, it can also be a dangerous, and inefficient, time for your home. That’s why it’s important to have a preparation strategy in place before the hotter months arrive. These quick [...]

By |2018-07-05T19:18:26+00:00Friday, June 9, 2017|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Which of These Patio Umbrellas is Right for Your Home?

We spend a lot of time discussing how to decorate the interior of your home. We've got tips on everything from furniture to paint colors. But one aspect we forget to talk about is the exterior of your home. More specifically the patio. Your patio space is a direct reflection of your style, and neighbors [...]

By |2018-07-05T19:30:13+00:00Wednesday, May 10, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement, Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments