Boosting Your Garden

5 Ways Early Settlers Insulated Their Homes

Before fiberglass, foam, or blown-in cellulose insulation was invented, early settlers had to make home insulation from what they could find on the land. Most attempts at insulation gave some help at keeping out the cold drafty winds, but were weak compared to today’s standards. Here are five ways the pioneers insulated their homes. Mud, […]

You’re Not Doing It Right! Three Common Misconceptions About Maintaining Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are a classic way to showcase your personal style and accent your home’s décor. Whether they were installed thirty years ago or they’re brand-spanking new, you want them to add character and charm to the home for years to come. If you’ve wondered about those old wives’ tales regarding care and cleaning of […]