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25+ Ways to Prepare for a Hurricane
25+ Ways to Prepare for a Hurricane

Cristina is a Florida native and Realtor by trade. She enjoys writing about travel, real estate, and any other topics she finds interesting. The Atlantic hurricane season is just a few weeks away. Now is the time make sure your hurricane preparations are in full swing. Preparing for a hurricane doesn& 39;t have to be stressful or something you do at the last minute.

How to Plant Camellias in the Garden
How to Plant Camellias in the Garden

Lockridge is an avid reader who enjoys learning about beautiful garden plants. Among other things, she has worked with a florist. The camellia is a woody shrub which tends to bloom in the cooler months of fall through early spring. One of the things I love most about the shrub is how the dark glossy green leaf complements the colorful rose-shaped bloom.

Simple Ways to Beautify Your Old Sofa
Simple Ways to Beautify Your Old Sofa

Linda is a seasoned writer and home-decorating authority. She loves sharing design trends, decor ideas, and useful tips with her readers. If your old sofa is a little worse for wear, don’t give up on it yet without trying to update its look. Even though you’ve had it for a few years, it doesn’t make much sense to drain your bank account to go out and buy a new one.

The 10 Best Herbs to Grow Indoors
The 10 Best Herbs to Grow Indoors

Paul has been passionate about growing and cooking his own food for many years. Born in the UK, he now lives in North Central Florida. I& 39;ve been growing my own herbs for many years. It is fun to do, economically beneficial, and can provide a ready supply of herbs for much of the year, if not all year round.

How We Constructed a Screen Room
How We Constructed a Screen Room

Florida lifestyle, decorating, and retirement are topics covered by Virginia, who shares her own experiences.Florida Screen Room Project Underway Sharing Our Project - Construction of a Screened Lanai in FloridaRecently, we hired a company to construct a large screen room of about 2,000 square feet. People use these outdoor living spaces a lot in Florida.

Everything You Need to Know About a Furnace Pressure Switch
Everything You Need to Know About a Furnace Pressure Switch

Dan has been in the HVAC industry for 23 years with experience ranging from installation and service to sales and distribution. Why Won& 39;t My Furnace Light?I get this question a lot from readers and while there are various possibilities, they usually believe it& 39;s the igniter or the gas valve that is failing.

Growing Onions in Ohio
Growing Onions in Ohio

Teri Silver is a journalist, commercial copywriter, editor, broadcast anchor, and Public Relations Specialist. Ohio’s climate is well-suited for growing cold-season vegetables—onions are on the list. Whether you are growing them from seeds sowed directly into the garden or from transplanted seedlings, springtime is best for growing most onion varieties.

Purple Mattress Review: Ordering From Amazon vs. Purple
Purple Mattress Review: Ordering From Amazon vs. Purple

Kate is a mother of two and holds a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree from Sonoma State University. She& 39;s also a passionate researcher. The Purple mattress seems to be all the hype online recently, but is it really worthy of all that attention? I have tried almost all the high end mattresses looking for relief from my back pain: Simmons, Stearns & Foster, Aireloom, and Serta.

How to Use Companion Planting in Your Garden for Growing Tomatoes
How to Use Companion Planting in Your Garden for Growing Tomatoes

Jack Solaris. Permaculture Practise and Design, Urban Farming and Sustainability.Companion planting is an incredible organic method to increase your harvest, improve your soil fertility and keep away harmful pests all at the same time. It is the practise of growing certain types of crops together that benefit each other and your overall harvest.

Stihl Brush Cutter Review
Stihl Brush Cutter Review

Mary is an organic coconut farmer. In her articles, she shares ideas on land management and how to increase the profit from a small farm. Our Stihl FS85Here on our 8-acre farm in Brazil, we use the Stihl F85 brush cutter.This was bought 11 years ago when we quickly realized the string trimmer we brought with us to the tropics, was completely ineffective.

How to Grow Potatoes: Easy Potato Growing Methods For All Situations
How to Grow Potatoes: Easy Potato Growing Methods For All Situations

Rebecca is an avid reader who enjoys promoting ideas that have merit. The ideas contained in this book are worth promoting. Potatoes are one of the easiest and most abundant foods you can grow. They can be served as a side dish or dressed up to be a complete meal. They also keep pretty well. If you are looking for a simple item to grow that will also bulk up your pantry, potatoes are a great staple.

Moving Checklist: Who to Notify When You Move
Moving Checklist: Who to Notify When You Move

Sadie Holloway enjoys discovering simple ways to stay organized and manage her time better at home, at work, and out in the community. When you finally find your dream home, don& 39;t forget to update everyone! It could cost you a pretty penny if you don’t tie up loose ends before you move!Missed bill payments can cost you extra penalties, but the cost of losing track of your mail can be even more dire if your personal information falls into the wrong hands.