Category: Around the house

Fall Home Maintenance Tips

By Karin Kay, Sable Homes General Manager Gearing up for fall means jeans, flannel, changing of colors and football! It can also mean home maintenance, which is just as fun! Okay, maybe not, but seasonal home check-ups can save you a lot of time and money down the road, and that is fun! With fall […]

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Home Maintenance Tips

By Ron Austin, Sable Homes General Manager Great, you have purchased your first home! Congratulations! Now is the time to keep up on your home maintenance on a routine schedule. This way your home stays up to date, up to code, and well maintained for future use.  Homes that lack proper up keeping end up […]

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5 Interior Design Trends in 2015

By Karin Kay Gone are the days of beige and cream walls, fake plants, gaudy wallpapers, heavy fabrics in burgundy floral designs, and tiled counter tops. The trends of 2015 are timely, easily customized, and they create a space that is both bright and bold, industrial yet cozy, and trendy yet timeless. 1. Gray is […]

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Plant Bulbs in the Fall

The good news is that planting flower bulbs is fast, easy, and nearly foolproof. One reason bulbs are so beloved of both beginner and master gardeners is that, with so few issues to consider, gardeners can put all their effort into the fun part of gardening — design. When the bulbs arrive. Bulbs should be […]

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Help your lawn beat the heat

Dry, hot weather negatively impacting local lawns. The continued hot, dry weather we are experiencing is taking its toll on area lawns.  Using a summer fertilizer will promote the health of your turf by providing necessary nutrients along with weed and insect control.  It’s helpful to continue with a regularly scheduled application and following the […]

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