Beat the Heat: Summer Mess Solutions

In the summertime heat, we all try to find ways to make the most of the weather (and the kids’ time off from school). Whether you’re camping, hosting a barbeque or swimming, messes can happen. You don’t have to give up your favorite hot-weather past-times just to avoid a mess. Read on to explore the ways that you can have fun (and keep clean!) this summer. Camping We’ve made some of our favorite memories when camping with our families, but roughing it in the woods often requires an assortment of gear and planning (well, for mom at least). While your…

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Lingering Odors: Should They Stop You From Buying That New House?

Did you finally find your dream home only to find out that it smells more like a nightmare? Don’t give up on it just yet! It’s important to understand what may be causing those unpleasant smells. Trust Your Instincts When house hunting, it’s important to remember not to ignore unpleasant odors. After all, you wouldn’t pour sour smelling milk into your cereal, would you (we hope not 😊)? People with finely-tuned sniffers can often detect mold or mildew, or, at least discern that something is “off.” Follow your instincts and look into it further. It may be a harmless smell, but it…

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