Category: Home

Stressed About Moving? Don’t Overlook These Tips

Did you recently purchase one of the new KB homes in Tampa, Florida? In your excitement of preparing to move in and enjoy your new home, here are a few things you don’t want to overlook during the stress of moving. (see kbhome.com/new-homes-tampa)

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When Extended Family Matters Come Into Play

Sometimes our home sweet home becomes more than we bargained for when it comes to our extended families. We can feel uncomfortable being with them, or when many different sides of the family get to together it can create an atmosphere that no Dr. Seuss book could solve. But how do we handle these moments in stride and take care of these family matters positively and without making things worse?

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5 Ways to Repurpose a Baby Crib for Home Decor

Have your kids long outgrown the crib, but you still find yourself handing on to it? If you will no longer use it for a baby, why not turn it into a decorative piece for your new Orange County home? (see more Orange county homes here). Here are five ways you can repurpose an old baby crib into something useful for your new home.

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Try A Night Of Backyard Camping With The Family

As the weather warms up and the cool night air hits your face, try experiencing a backyard family camping night complete with S’mores and a tent. I am sure trading in one night with your luxurious King Koil mattress for a night of memories will be more than worth it. Here are some great ways to make your family backyard camping experience one to remember.

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Top 5 Things on a New Homeowner’s Wish List

Now that you have bought your new KB Home in Tampa, what is the first thing you want to do? A lot of new homeowners want to personalize their home. Sometimes you know exactly what you want and sometimes there are needs you weren’t even aware of. Here are some great items to get when entering a new home.

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Spring Cleaning for Green Living in Las Vegas or Anywhere

Do you have all kinds of stuff crammed in your closets and garages? Are all those items increasing the value of your life?

Green living is not just about new technology. Yes, we want newer, more efficient appliances – like those in one of the new KB Homes Las Vegas Buffalo Community (See story here), the latest in solar panels, the most efficient cars and so forth.

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Easy Updates For Old Furniture

In a world where do-it-yourself and up-cycling are the popular new ways to get your daily fix with home design, it can be both intimidating and exciting. Instead of throwing away old pieces of furniture it has now become the latest trend to hold on to these pieces and give them a facelift. Not only is revamping old furniture super fun to the creative mind, it also very pleasing to the thrifty home designer. Whether you are an expert DIYer looking for new ideas or are just recently jumping aboard this bandwagon, here are five fantastic ways you can easily update your old furniture.

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What Do You Think about Ticking?

What is “ticking?” Nothing to do with clocks, we assure you. Ticking is that exterior layer of your mattress, the tightly-woven fabric that binds everything together. What we’re looking at today is what you should look for in the ticking on your mattress.

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Five Tips When Moving Into A New Home

Moving into a new home is always a very exciting time. Home Builders in Tampa and other cities help create that excitement with beautiful homes. To get started with that home, here are a few things to do:

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How to Get Rest When You’re Feeling Sick

It’s still cold and flu season and nobody likes having their daily routine interrupted by a runny nose, itchy eyes, coughing, sneezing, nausea and fatigue. However, when you get it, you get it and you need to take care of yourself so that you can feel better and be back on your feet as soon as possible. Most doctors say that getting enough fluids and sleep is the best way to fight a cold and the flu. Easier said than done, Doc. No matter how much your body craves a good sleep on your King Koil mattress, when you’re feeling congested it can be very difficult to get comfortable enough to sleep. What can you do to breathe easy and sleep happy while you’re sick? Try the following ideas below.

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