We all carry the shame of a bad holiday sweater (or two) hiding in the back of our closet. Maybe it was a gift you couldn’t refuse. Or an abundance of holiday spirit gone awry.
With the holiday season quickly approaching, are there visions of tangled Christmas lights and cracked ornaments dancing in your head? Or maybe your Thanksgiving turkey centerpiece is missing a few feathers?
Labor Day may nearly be upon us, but that crisp cool weather feels far, far away. For families of all generations wanting to #BeatTheHeat, they sometimes need to get creative to keep their cool. In a KB home, your family is able to stay cool and comfortable on hot summer days, thanks to eDifference … Continue reading 4 Cool Tips to Help Your Family 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 … Continue reading 11 Ways to Help Your Pets Beat the Heat
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
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, the KB Home team came … Continue reading 5 Crafty Summer Vacation Projects for Your Kids
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 “officially” 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
Sweet puppy dog eyes. Warm fuzzy cuddles. Unconditional love. Yes, we love our pets. But we DON’T love the ugly clutter of pet stuff that seems to accumulate in every corner of the home. From litter boxes, to chewed up dog toys, to water bowls underfoot, we homeowners can start to feel like the pets … Continue reading Celebrate National Pet Day with these 8 Tips for Organizing Pet Supplies
We at KB Home are celebrating the warmer temps and the fresh blooms they bring, but many of us are also reaching for the tissues. If you struggle with itchy eyes and non-stop sneezing, like some of us might do, then we have a few tips on how to beat spring allergies! You can’t always … Continue reading Spring Is in the Air, but Your Allergies Don’t Care!
In many households, animals are more than just pets, they are much-loved members of the family. According to statistics compiled by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), it is estimated that 70-80 million dogs and 74-96 million cats are kept as pets in the United States. Here at KB Home … Continue reading 5 Ways to Make Your Home More Pet-Friendly
Winter is coming, and the frost is creeping over the Wall into your KB Home’s lawn. Luckily, a little bit of preventative lawn care will go a long way towards protecting your grass, trees, garden, and plants while also preparing them for spring blooms. In most climates, plants go dormant in the winter. During the … Continue reading How to Prep your Lawn for Winter (in 1 day!)