Our "to-do" list always seems to grow. Now that Summer is gone and Fall is kicking into high gear, there are a few things you may want to add to that list while you are working on it. To spruce up you home and make if feel more like the beautiful fall season, here are some things you can do.
1. Clear out closets- As you pull out the sweaters and jeans this fall, make a point to weed out the clothing that doesn't fit any more or that is no longer in style. Donate them to your local church or a Goodwill center.
2. Brighten up your kitchen- we spend a lot of time in the kitchen in the fall and winter months. We cook holiday meals, gather with family there, and pour over homework at the kitchen counter. You can change your kitchen towels, add a pretty arrangement or table centerpiece, or invest in new placemats.
3. Inspect and repair your roof- Now is the time, before ice and snow arri...
Labor Day has come and gone. Barbecues,picnics, swimming, and the long weekend filled with outdoor recreation were definitely enjoyed here at Lake Gaston. Local businesses had one last boom, and the lake was alive with the sounds of boats and jet-skis. Many people shared this last"summer"weekend with friends and family. It was a perfect weekend for doing just that, despite a little rain.
While it was the unofficial "end"of summer,Labor Day weekend also kicks off the beautiful Fall season. Fall is a great time for buyers and sellers to take advantage of a resurgeance in Real Estate activity here at the Lake Gaston. It is much calmer here, and the peace and quiet allows you to see the lake in all it's beauty.The coming months are a great time to begin the process of selling or buying property here at Lake Gaston. Take advantage of the opportunity now so you can realize your dreams by next summer.
I love to cook, and when I cook, I need plenty of room and the right pots and pans, and all the other tools necessary to prepare what I am planning. I also need a great space in which to work. A great space gives you a good feeling and lets your creative juices flow. It can inspire you to create wonderful meals and try new recipes. If your kitchen feels "old" or drab, give it a new Lake Gaston feel. If you are considering selling your home, a nice kitchen is also a huge selling point.
Refresh dark or wood cabinets with a coat of paint. White cabinets are fresh and clean looking, and can give your kitchen a lift. It can change the whole feel of your kitchen. You can even take it a step further and change the hardware.
It always helps a space to brighten it up with light. You may want to add under-counter lights to those dark, hard-to-reach corners. If ceiling height allows it, you can bring lights down from the ceilin...