Mom pushing daughter on swing set
Swings and slides are staples at the typical neighborhood playground. But what about installing a swing set in your own backyard? If you’re thinking of getting a set for your kids, it’s…
Fire Pit
No longer will a wood deck with a barbecue do for many homeowners wanting to enjoy their back yards. These days, accessorizing means amenities like ponds, flower beds, vegetable gardens,…
King of the Grill: Serve It Up Safely [INFOGRAPHIC]
Throughout the United States, in almost any weather, grills are being fired up, and meats and veggies are crackling on the grates. Weekends can be filled with food searing on an…
Camp Safety: Choose the Right Camping Safety Gear
When most folks think of camping, it’s all about fresh air, sunshine and outdoor fun. Unlike back-country camping, where you rough it on your own, campgrounds like those at Kampgrounds…
Hurricane Preparedness Landscaping
It may be difficult to entirely protect your home and yard from the strong winds of a hurricane, but there are certainly steps you can take to help minimize the…
Backyard Electrical Safety
Memorial Day kicks off the summer season for many homeowners. And, chances are, this will be the beginning of many weekends spent barbecuing, enjoying a backyard swim or just doing…
Fuel Your Grill with Man Power [VIDEO]
In Episode 5 of our web series The UnReal Adventures of Ted and Traci, our heroes are enjoying the warm summer weather. Ted fires up his gas grill for a…
Wildfire Prevention: How to Prepare Your Home
Let’s face it: People love the mountains and the woods. Each year, more people move deeper into America’s wild places, carving out spaces for their dream homes amid scenes of…