YouTube and Mosquito Season is Here

Check out this great video Elizabeth put together for our YouTube page: We will do our best to put up a new video each month that will hopefully entertain and educate you about home remodeling. Please give us a thumbs up, like, or leave a comment. Thanks!

Mosquito Season

Last year’s mosquito season was bad, with many people falling ill and dying with the West Nile Virus. With all the rain we’ve been getting, this year could be another bad one. Here is a reminder of what you can do to help protect yourself, your family and neighbors. Read more

A New Toy, YouTube and Start the Fall Season Right with Five Maintenance Tips

It’s been at least 20 years since I’ve shopped for a video camera, and nearly that long since I’ve used one. I’ll admit I wasn’t looking forward to shopping for—and learning to use—a new video camera. Not knowing how much time the process was going to take, what electronic glitches would come along with the computer, and trying to get the videos to a finished product on YouTube had me a little stressed.

I couldn’t have been more surprised when the video camera shopping, learning to use it, setting up an account on YouTube and posting to it only took about four stress-free hours! Best Buy had an awesome educational display with a well-trained associate to walk me through my wants and needs. The camera is smaller than a 12-ounce drink can, and is packed full of features that make it very easy to use in many different ways. This is a far cry from 20-year-old memories of a suitcase-size box sitting on my shoulder producing films on VHS tapes. Read more