Tag: Fall


Checking the Predictions for the 2014 Hurricane Season

Back in May, the NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center (along with three other prediction centers) delivered a forecast for a “below normal” season. All told, NOAA expected 8-13 named tropical storms, 3-6 hurricanes, and 1-2 of which could be category 3 or above. The reasoning for so few storms was because of cold water in the […]


8 Great Ideas for DIY Fall Decorations

Feeling extra crafty? Well, since it’s officially fall, we thought you might be interested in creating some autumn decorations for your home, especially ones that don’t require you to spend too much money on seasonal gewgaws. And even if it doesn’t feel like fall has arrived in certain parts of North America, this is the […]


Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

As summer creeps closer to a close, it’s time to start planning for cooler days and unpredictable weather conditions—especially in terms of preparing your home for fall. To save on energy costs and protect your house from potential damage, see our fall home maintenance checklist: Clean out your gutters – To prevent clogging, remove leaves […]