Category: DIY

Creating a Backyard Entertaining Area with Paver Kits

Adding another entertaining area to your backyard can be an easy DIY project. Follow along as Morgan McBride of Charleston Crafted walks through a few simple steps to create this paver bench and fire pit set up! Creating a Backyard Entertaining Area with Paver Kits Our backyard is coming together. The second phase after completing... The …

Changing addresses? 10 tips for busy baby boomers

(HIB) - For many Americans, moving households represents a fresh start and a chance to improve quality of life. Last year, some 39.4 million Americans changed residences, thanks in part to better affordability in the housing market.That doesn’t m...

Wildfire protection starts in these 5 places

(HIB) - It’s National Wildfire Awareness Week. So, if you live in a wildfire-prone area, make sure you’re taking the right steps to stave off potential damage long before flames rage toward your doorstep.And one of the best ways to do that ...

Floor cleaning 101

(HIB) - Flooring trends change through the years as homeowners acquire new tastes and technology allows for a larger variety of flooring designs. Deep ebony and driftwood finishes peaked in 2017, while 2018 trends are pushing toward wider planks, gray ...

Perk Up Your Planters

Chances are winter may have left some of your outdoor potted plants looking less than lush.  Now is the perfect time to refresh your patio or porch with new planters overflowing with colorful blooms (or fresh edibles). And Miracle-Gro has an excellent variety of soils for all types of plants and containers, so it’s easier... The …

Easy Carpet Cleaning With SmartWash Pet Advance

Shelby from Shelby Rae Photographs was in search of the perfect vacuum to clean up after her two pups. See how the Hoover SmartWash Pet Advance exceeded her expectations, below! Easy Carpet Cleaning With SmartWash Pet Advance If you know me, then you know I am a total clean freak (yes, I deep clean my house every... The …

5 ways to get the most out of this baseball season

(HIB) - Spring is many things to many people: the smell of freshly cut grass after a long winter; blue skies; warm days; and the crack of the bat, sending a ball far into the outfield.For millions of Americans, the start of the baseball season is the b...