When we say awnings you may think we’re talking only about window coverings, but there’s so much more to it than that. Awnings are an attractive and functional way to add value to your front or back yard. To get information about these versatile structures, we went straight to the source and spoke with Elaine Gregory of AAA Awnings & Repair.
When making improvements to your home, cost and aesthetics are often the only two things that we focus on. And while these are crucial factors to keep in mind, you should also consider the long-term. Don’t forget the importance of energy efficiency and curb appeal when choosing windows and doors, because both can add value to your home while saving you money.
Together they run Sunshine Metal Clad, Inc., him as the President and her as the Vice-President. They might spend their days at the office, but that doesn’t keep them from being a hilarious dynamic duo with a penchant for pranks.
Celebrating its 75th year, the Kern County Museum threw a wild Forties Front Porch Party. The event’s porch crawl led guests through the museum grounds to sample themed cocktails and food to live swing music from Little Big Band. Vintage military vehicles and an arm wrestling competition were popular attractions.
For Phyllis Oliver, saying art has been with her her entire life is not an exaggeration. “I started out as a child making jewelry because my grandma made it, as well,” she stated. “She was the first American woman to exhibit in places like Russia and the Brussels World Fair in 1935.” Though making beautifully jeweled adornments didn’t end up being her specialty, she has brought beauty to the world in her own way.
Pie and tea! Most people love both of them but rarely do you hear the two combined in any usual fashion. This is where, yet again, Bakersfield innovation comes into play showcased at a couple of the Farmers’ Markets right here in town. Alchemy Bakery and Brew just came onto the scene in October of last year and owner Jodi Kessler decided to change things up a bit by combining two of her favorite things.