National Preparedness Month: Is Your Home Ready?

In honor of National Preparedness Month, we’ve put together a list of safety suggestions designed to assist you in making your own preparations.* From equipping your home for disaster to stocking a kit of survival supplies and putting together a clearly defined plan for your family and pets, these suggestions will help you be ready … Continue reading National Preparedness Month: Is Your Home Ready?

Five Self-Care Tips for Back to School

It’s that time of year again: Back-to-School Season, with the rush to get organized, mounds of paperwork and shopping trips for supplies. Getting all the details figured out can be stressful and time consuming. That’s why we believe it’s important to come home to a space that’s stress free and relaxing. You sacrifice a lot … Continue reading Five Self-Care Tips for Back to School

5 New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Home

β€˜Tis the season for new year’s resolutions! This year, why not enlist an ally you probably hadn’t thought of before – your own home. That’s right, teaming up with your humble abode might just set you on the path to success. Here are five resolutions that you and your home can tackle together: 1. Save … Continue reading 5 New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Home

4 Cool Tips to Help Your Family Beat the Heat

You might be preparing for the back to school madness already, but that crisp cool weather feels far, far away. In a KB home, your family is able to stay cool and comfortable on hot summer days. Thanks to eDifference technology like the CΓ΄r smart thermostat by Carrier, you can control your central AC from … Continue reading 4 Cool Tips to Help Your Family Beat the Heat

11 Ways to Help Your Pets Beat the Heat

I’m the kind of responsible cat mom that leaves the window A/C running on a hot day when I’m not at home and then worries about a power outage. A few years ago, in a fit of over-compensation, I bought a battery-operated fan so my cat and I would be prepared for the Power Fail … Continue reading 11 Ways to Help Your Pets Beat the Heat

4 Creative Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

It’s almost August, which means that the school year is fast approaching: Finishing back-to-school shopping, sorting out the carpool, and getting everyone signed up for after-school activities.   Most importantly, this means getting back in the habit of school lunch prep. If you’re looking for some kid-friendly lunch ideas, then we got some recipe ideas … Continue reading 4 Creative Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

5 Crafty Summer Vacation Projects for Your Kids

Summer vacation is in full swing and the kids are home all day. What to do on those long summer days? How about turning all that energy into art projects? All you need is some ingenuity, crafts, and a desire to keep the kids entertained. To help you out, we came up with 5 innovative … Continue reading 5 Crafty Summer Vacation Projects for Your Kids

12 Ways to Prep Your Home for Summer Vacation

It’s that time of the year already: when students are wrapping up the school year, when the days are getting progressively longer and when adults wish they could become kids again! Aaaah, Summer! Summer is β€œofficially” upon us and with that comes big travel plans. And with vacation, comes the arduous task of prepping your … Continue reading 12 Ways to Prep Your Home for Summer Vacation