Independence Day! The 4th of July means many things to many people, but, here in Bakersfield, one tradition is BBQ!
Whether you know it or not, there’s a battle going on in your backyard garden.
“The Amen of nature is always a flower.” So wrote Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The words “rock garden” may make you shrink back in fear, causing you to think of the spray-painted lava rocks that plague retirement communities, but this landscaping feature has experienced a resurgence lately (with a twist!), making it a popular alternative to grass.
We like to think of our homes as being a safe place for us, our families, and our precious belongings. But our peaceful oasis can sometimes also attract unwanted attention.
Water quality is an important concern for homeowners. You may think that you only need to worry about the water that you are drinking, but damage from the buildup of scale and mineral deposits can damage your fixtures, not to mention the water heater. Not to fear, there are full house water conditioning systems that treat any water coming out of your faucets.