Roaches-Exterminating the Problem

November 10, 2015

In response to an email question, I explained why roaches are not acceptable house guests and a little bit about roaches in general. This week is an outline of what I do to keep a roach-free home. Last week’s picture was the German cockroach. This week’s my targets are American and Oriental roach. These three are the most common roaches found in the New Mexico area. The best first step…


What you need to know about retro and country design in home decorating

January 22, 2015

You may think that country and retro designs have faded into oblivion. Many improvement and renovation shows during the early 2000’s devoted a lot of time into removing and updating those two looks, however retro design and country design are still beautiful aesthetics in the home. To get a look that is less dated and more stylish the key is doing it right. It means having a proper balance and…