Happy New Year! 2009 is here and with this New Year, On The House welcomes the challenge of helping you overcome the obstacles that you may face in these challenging economic times. With a concerted effort on our part, we are here to help you do those home improvement projects, big or small, done smart and done right. If you’re remodeling your kitchen or simply want to know a simple tip to make your home more energy efficient – we’ll tell you how! If you want to know the best products to buy or a home-made solution with everyday products to save you money – we’ve got the answers!
Rebuilding Together, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization that works to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize communities, is getting prepared for their 14th Annual Kickoff To Rebuild Project. Each year, Rebuilding Together partners with the NFL to bring their mission of preserving affordable homeownership and revitalizing communities to Super Bowl cities. Read more about this worthwhile event and how you might be able to help.
How healthy is your furnace? Lennox offers some tips to figure out if you should repair or replace your system. This is a must read for anyone with older systems and people facing rising heating costs.
Serious Materials gets serious about energy efficiency. From QuietRock, the noise-reduction drywall, to EcoRock, the most energy-efficient drywall produced on the planet; Serious Materials is known for their evolutionary building products. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, they’ve developed Serious Windows, the highest R-value windows available. High R-rating means less energy (heating/cooling) loss, more efficiency, and more money in your pocket.
With On The House you get tips, tricks, and easy to do projects that any weekend warrior can tackle. Check out Rebecca Cole’s Digging, Decorating, & Design Tip of the Week for garden and design advice from one of nation’s most popular designers. Go In The Kitchen with Dom DeLuise for some delicious recipes, and stop by Karel’s Korner for a healthy New Year’s resolution.
Everyone here at On The House would like to offer a big thank you for your support in 2008 and here’s to a great 2009!