Tips On How To Choose The Right Caulk For Your Home!

Go to the caulk and grout aisle of any large home improvement store and I can almost bet you that you will find someone standing in the middle of it, staring at all of the options, probably holding at least 3 different types in their hands, scratching their heads in bewilderment.  Or for those “go-getters” – they will be “Googling” on their smart-phone, “Which caulk do I buy?” because that is what everyone in that aisle is asking themselves (and probably asking Siri).  Let’s see if I can help … [Read more...]

Different Types of Fabrics Used In the Home

I have the unique opportunity of working with a lot of clients with a lot of different decorating styles.  It’s a lot of fun!  Everyone has their own taste in décor – patterns, colors, textures, etc.  I see all sorts of fabrics as well and I am tasked with the duty of cleaning many of those fabrics.  I thought it might be helpful if I gave you a short list of the different types of fabrics used in the home so that you can know what to watch for when you are selecting the right piece for you and … [Read more...]

Tips For Protecting Your Home While You Travel During The Holidays

In the 1990 movie Home Alone Kevin McCallister gets left behind as the family leaves on a holiday vacation.  As he fends for himself, fighting off two would be burglars, with hilarity around every corner, Kevin’s sister Megan McCallister says to another brother, “You’re not at all worried that something might happen to Kevin?”  In which Buzz McCallister replies, “No, for three reasons:  A. I’m not that lucky.  Two, we use smoke detectors and D, we live on the most boring street in the whole … [Read more...]

Decorate Your Home For Thanksgiving!

A Chill is in the Air! Thanksgiving is almost here!  The weather is starting to turn cooler.  The leaves are beginning to change color and college football teams are feeling the crunch of becoming bowl eligible.  If you’re like me, you’re getting excited about eating turkey, dressing, and pumpkin pie! But besides all of the eating and football, Thanksgiving is really about giving thanks and spending time with loved ones.   Invite Family and Friends Over! I’ve said before that … [Read more...]