In the 1980s, the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries coined a new term: shinrin-yoku, meaning forest bathing. Spending time in green spaces (“bathing” in the light and quiet of forests specifically, but also anywhere there is ample natural space) has proven benefits to health, including lowering one’s stress levels, pulse rate, and blood pressure.Read More
At the center of every household is a place where people come together to prepare delicious meals and make cherished memories – the kitchen. Amidst all the features of a well-designed kitchen, the unassuming kitchen island stands out as a versatile and essential feature.Read More
Every homeowner asks themselves this question, “how much is my remodel going to cost?” about all the various remodel projects they are thinking about. But every homeowner struggles to get a quick, realistic budget for the various remodel and home improvement projects they are considering.Read More
Consider your home a big investment, like a really expensive car. Just like you need insurance for your car, your home needs protection, too. There are two main ways to protect your home: Home Warranties and Home Insurance. They might sound similar, but they’re pretty different. Let’s break it down in simple terms so you can figure out what’s best for your house.Read More
Like solar panels, personal wind turbines are an option for homeowners who want to reduce their environmental impact and energy bills.
When purchasing a personal wind turbine for your home and/or property, choosing the right one from the many models available in the market can be overwhelming.
Consider the following key factors when selecting the turbine that best suits your needs.Read More