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Winter Season

Make Sure Your Tannenbaum Doesn't Become A Tanne-bummer!

 There is nothing quite like a real Christmas Tree to create warmth and beauty to your home during the holiday season. If you're getting a real Christmas tree this season you'll want it to last through all the ho-ho-hos and tidings of comfort and joy. Here are some tips to make sure your Tannenbaum doesn't become a tannen-bummer.

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Winter Season

The Best Firewood Choices For A Roaring Fire This Winter

‘Tis the season for hot chocolate and snuggles by the fire.

Unfortunately, many newer homes have gone to gas fireplaces. They’re cheaper to build, easier to install, and are often considered more convenient. Just flick a switch and instant flames!


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Winter Season

Winter Landscape Ideas... & We Aren’t Talkin’ Inflatable Snowmen.

The cold days of Winter are setting in...you can still have fun with your landscape!

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 There are literally thousands of ways to make for an exciting Winter Landscape and if you are into the whole 'Griswald Family' type of decorations then, by all means, we will still be your friends...

However, if you choose to go another route (and lets be honest...we really really hope you do)  

Here are some of our favorite winter landscape ideas...


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Winter Season

Winter Weather...Doin' The Penguin Shuffle For Winter Safety

Most people have seen someone take a nasty spill on slippery winter ground. You may have even been the victim of it yourself. Whether it’s some unsuspecting, nearly invisible ice on your front porch steps, or that deceitful greasy floor surface near an entrance to the outside world that could double as a hockey rink, the possibilities of winding up on your rear more than your feet this winter seem endless.

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