You won’t see it marked on a calendar, but June is the perfect storm of events that translate to big savings on certain kinds of household items. Wedding season and Father’s Day are just the tip of the iceberg, too. There are other forces at play this month that may motivate you to throw on a swimsuit cover-up and seek retail therapy.
Here are five types of items that you can get on the cheap in June:1. Dishware. Not surprisingly, when
Whether you excel in the garden, garage or craft room, you probably have quite a few helpful tools in your arsenal of awesome. While more tools mean more great projects, they can also mean more storage problems, and toolboxes can quickly become a clutter trap. #JuneGardening
These nine out-of-the-toolbox storage ideas will make tool clutter a thing of the past:
As the weather heats up, there's no better time to start planting your garden. But before you choose your greenery and blooms, consider some of the added benefits certain plants can bring – namely, repelling insects.
Here are a number of plants that will keep insects at bay. And since no one minds a few butterflies hovering around the garden, we found some plants that will attract the fluttering beauties. #JuneGardening...»
Did you know that every room in your house has five walls? If you don't believe us, just look up! Your ceiling has real potential – think of it like a blank canvas of creative opportunity. Decorating your ceiling can help you elevate a simple room to a masterful design. Ready to give your ceiling an upgrade, but not sure where to start?
Here are six ways to unlock the fifth wall:Safety note: Decorating your ceilings can be a big job! If
Buzz Light Year and Barbie may seem like your kid's best friend, but over time they can collect some serious bacteria. If your home has a big toy supply, keep playtime healthy by following these cleaning guidelines. If someone in your home has recently been ill, take an afternoon to clean any toys that have been touched. Otherwise, clean your kid's most popular toys on a monthly basis. #MomTips#JuneMaintenance...»
You're ready to make that "Dream Bedroom" Pinterest board come to life and have taken the contractor-hiring plunge. Congratulations! Now what?
Even if your need for hiring a contractor is a little less glamorous (clogged pipes happen to everyone), just because the contract is signed and the license vetted doesn't mean your job is done! Prevent costly surprises, unexpected or awkward moments and an overall bad experience by preparing for the contractor's arrival.