Fall is a favorite time of year for many people in Wisconsin. It’s a great time of year to get outside, enjoy the crisp fall air and beautiful fall foliage. But don’t neglect preparing your property for the coming cold. Here are a few tips for getting the outside of your home ready for […]
With homeownership comes home maintenance. Here are a few reminders about what needs to be checked inside your house each year around this time: Check the smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors in your home Set ceiling fans to counterclockwise to push air downward HVAC systems should get a biannual check up Check pipes for […]
Happy Earth Day! When the weather starts to warm, it is a great time to get outside and do a quick spring cleanup. • Rake up any leaves left from fall and pick up any fallen branches • Turn the outside faucets on and check for damage • Pack up the snow blower (drain the […]
There is plenty of fun to have in Wisconsin during the winter months. From outdoors activities like sledding, skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, snowshoeing, ice fishing, and snowmobiling to indoor activities like cozying up by a fireplace, visiting an indoor waterpark, watching an Oscar nominated film, visiting the Mitchell Park Domes, and
Earlier this month several news sites reported on the recent finding that decorating for the holidays actually makes people happier. A study in the Journal of Environmental Psychology also suggested that people tend to have a higher opinion of our neighbors who decorate for the holidays.