Six Flowers That Bloom In Spring

By: Peter Goldberg   Spring doesn’t seem official until we’re greeted by fresh, riotous blooms. Whether they’re perennials returning to life or sprouting anew, the welcoming signs of winter’s thaw come in a rainbow of colors. With so many to choose from, we’ve compiled a list of the most beautiful and popular blooms to help … Continue reading Six Flowers That Bloom In Spring

Beginner’s Guide to Xeriscaping

Xeriscaping comes from the Greek word “xeros,” meaning ‘dry.’ It’s a form of landscaping developed in Denver in 1981 during a massive drought. This type of dry landscaping is especially popular in areas where drought conditions are common or where water is expensive. However, it isn’t just for arid regions, but rather anywhere homeowners are … Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Xeriscaping

Breathe Better, Save Money, and Feel Good

The benefits of living in an eco-friendly KB home are pretty amazing. Beyond the knowledge that you’re helping out the planet, there are several other positive factors that make living in a more sustainable home a no-brainer.(Increase your home’s value? Be more productive? Yes please!). We’re huge believers in living sustainably and take steps to support … Continue reading Breathe Better, Save Money, and Feel Good

Top 10 Reasons for Ditching Paper Napkins and Embracing Cloth

Three things happened in my life all of which ultimately led me to switch from paper to cloth napkins for every-day use. As a child, we were using paper napkins as usual when my mother mentioned to me, “Your great-grandmother would NEVER use paper napkins.” Hmmm. I didn’t ask why, just filed this tidbit away … Continue reading Top 10 Reasons for Ditching Paper Napkins and Embracing Cloth

Garbage Disposal Maintenance Tips – At Your Disposal!

“Keep your hands away from there when I turn on this switch!” My mother taught me this key garbage disposal usage rule at a young age. Now while my hands continue to remain intact, the rest of what could and/or could not go down the drain remained a mystery… until now. As my mom made … Continue reading Garbage Disposal Maintenance Tips – At Your Disposal!