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Friday, May 24, 2013
EnviroIngenuity Offers High Performance Vertical Gardens for Home Use
Mon, 29 Apr 2013, 16:24:15 EDT Edited by Christopher L Simmons
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., April 29, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EnviroIngenuity today announced its offering of hydroponic vertical gardens for use at home. The beautiful stackable garden systems make it easy to grow delicious, nutritious, non-toxic food at home using limited space and reducing use of natural resources.
Vermont Company Launches New Product Line of Tiny Houses
Wed, 17 Apr 2013, 15:05:02 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SOUTH LONDONDERRY, Vt., April 17, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamaica Cottage Shop announced this week that it's not just about sheds and storage spaces anymore...its new line of eco-friendly, tiny houses is getting attention from around the country.
Health Mate Saunas Are the Hot New Wellness Resource on Hollywood's Biggest Stage
Fri, 22 Feb 2013, 04:51:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 22, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Health Mate Infrared Sauna will make its Hollywood debut at a private Academy Awards Celebrity Gift Suite event, it was announced by Sang Lee, Vice President of Sales for Health Mate Saunas, a division of PLH Products Inc.
Huge Lots of Pavestone Inventory to be Sold
Wed, 09 Jan 2013, 14:37:51 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HAGERSTOWN, Md., Jan. 9, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Home owners and contractors envisioning spring home improvement projects like building a beautiful patio, walkway, retaining wall or surrounding gardens and pools with pavers from IAAS could save a budget-minded builder thousands of dollars. Offered to the general public as well as special pricing for contractors, handyman companies and decorators, this purchase of surplus inventory by IAAS Worldwide - and now direct to you will be the icing on the cake.
The Black Friday Bargain: Why NOW Is the Time to Start Buying for your Remodel
Thu, 15 Nov 2012, 12:54:36 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'For many people, Black Friday is a crowded shopping experience that's so horrible it's not worth the savings,' says Dan Fritschen, founder of Remodel or Move (RemodelOrMove.com). 'But if you're planning to remodel your home in the coming year, you may want to rethink your plans: the super sales that are offered on Black Friday and Cyber Monday can save you thousands of dollars on the cost for your remodel.'
Portable Heating at its Best!
Thu, 01 Nov 2012, 14:05:03 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
STRATFORD, Conn., Nov. 1, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In its 4th year of business and hundreds of bed bug inspections performed, Bed Bug Finders LLC and Northeast Heat Treatment LLC of Stratford, Connecticut, announce a new service option for eradication of bed bugs by means of a unique heat treatment process. Combined with over 130 years of trade heating experience, the principals of Bed Bug Finders and its technical advisors have developed this new 'heareat' process that employs the latest industry equipment standards.
A Winning Kitchen Remodel Recipe: 4 Secret Ingredients for Success
Wed, 24 Oct 2012, 11:13:53 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the first time since 2008, kitchens have become the number one remodeling project for homeowners, according to the 'Fall 2012 U.S. Remodeling Sentiment Report' from RemodelorMove.com. But before you join the rush to remodel your kitchen, you should carefully consider whether the project is a good idea for your finances and family.
Luxury is Back for Home Remodeling
Tue, 25 Sep 2012, 17:09:13 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 25, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The RemodelOrMove.com Fall 2012 Remodeling Sentiment Report documents a continuing increase in the scale of planned remodels for homeowners.Multi-year highs in the stock market, home prices that are inching up, record low interest rates and pent-up demand for home maintenance are fueling this increase.
JAF Industries Announces E-Cap Helps Meet Department of Energy Mandate
Wed, 19 Sep 2012, 12:32:43 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Sept. 19, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The countdown has begun. The Department of Energy has imposed new regional efficiency standards for varying air conditioning and heating equipment effective May 1, 2013. And, JAF Industries' e-cap is ready to help.
Mesa Electrician Offers Free Electrical Safety Tips Guide
Thu, 23 Aug 2012, 12:59:16 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
PHOENIX, Ariz., Aug. 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mesa based, Cirtcele Electric - a full service residential and commercial electrical contractor - has produced a free consumer report entitled, 'Top 10 Electrical Safety Tips for Your Home.' The report is available via download at their website.
To Remodel or Not to Remodel: Seven Questions Homeowners Need to Ask Before Commencing Construction
Wed, 22 Aug 2012, 11:32:43 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Remodeling isn't for everyone, and many times it could be a downright bad decision,' says Dan Fritschen, founder of Remodelormove.com. 'It's well worth your time to pause and consider what your proposed project entails, and whether the it's worth the time, energy, and money you'll end up pouring into it.'
AutoTap Announces Launch of New Generation of Hands-Free Faucet Control Systems That Help Reduce Water and Energy Waste
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 04:58:23 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SAN DIEGO, Calif., July 30, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- By studying consumers faucet use and washing habits, AutoTap (www.getautotap.com), a San Diego based company, has concluded that all across the U.S., each day in the process of brushing teeth, washing hands, and washing dishes or rinsing them for a dish washer, millions of gallons of heated water is being wasted as run-offs.
PCM Field Services and Lake Forest Community Association Get Into the Spirit - Volunteers Kick-Off First Home Repair Project
Thu, 31 May 2012, 16:38:11 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) presented the Lake Forest Community Association's Community Spirit Team with a matching $300 gift to help residents who demonstrate a financial hardship to complete home repairs that put them in jeopardy with the association's rules. The work began on the team's first 'heart-ship' case, Patrice Munday on May 14 with the pouring of the cement base with donated work from professional contractor Al Grecco.
Small Business Owner Gives Back to Community and Collects 2,000 Pounds of Food in Three Months
Tue, 15 May 2012, 11:16:59 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
PALM SPRINGS, Calif., May 15, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KC's 23 1/2 Hour Plumbing, Inc., a Palm Springs plumbing contractor, announced this week that it has now reached the three-ton mark in collecting food for community donations. This past ton was collected within three months.
Dig in Dirt to Find Unique Mother's Day Gift for Mom - Ideal Way to Get the Kids Involved
Tue, 08 May 2012, 14:08:26 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
DEARING, Ga., May 8, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- What could be more fun than playing in the dirt? How about playing with your kids in the dirt? With Mother's Day approaching Sunday, May 13, now is a great time to create a beautiful blooming gift for mom, suggests Gardener's Confidence Collection. With a little quick and easy research, dad and the kids can plant a decorative container of repeat blooming plants to provide a unique gift and long-lasting flowers for her enjoyment.
Supplier of High End Stone, Tile, Marble Products Auctions Surplus Stock to Public
Thu, 03 May 2012, 17:03:07 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., May 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- IAAS Worldwide announces that Innovative Stone, known globally for its commercial work and regionally with their Fabrication Division serving residential clients, will host an Open to the Public Auction Sale to clear out hundreds of items from surplus stock.
PCM Field Services and Lake Forest Community Association Assist Residents with Home Repairs
Wed, 18 Apr 2012, 15:25:54 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 18, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced that the Lake Forest Community Association launched a new Community Spirit Team. With a $300 starter fund from the Board of Directors, the team will help neighbors with home repairs in order to remain in compliance with the association's rules.
Bouncy Fun Rentals: Fantastic Party Rentals in Seymour, Indiana
Mon, 26 Mar 2012, 13:56:11 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SEYMOUR, Ind., March 26, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bouncy Fun Rentals is Seymour, Indiana's home of the $99 inflatable bounce house. These bounce houses are a must have for a child's birthday party or public event where you want to be seen. Mark Bowling, the owner of Bouncy Fun Rentals, got the idea to start the company after an experience he had with renting a bounce house that almost turned into a nightmare.
Pest Control Technology Magazine Announces Commercial Service Technician of the Year
Tue, 06 Mar 2012, 15:08:21 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
RICHFIELD, Ohio, March 6, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pest Control Technology (PCT) magazine, and sponsor BASF Pest Control Solutions are proud to announce the 2011 Commercial Service Technician of the Year is John Dawson and category finalist is Chad Mackie, both from Griffin Pest Solutions, headquartered in Kalamazoo, Michigan. For the past 15 years, PCT magazine has recognized standout commercial service professionals.
Long-Time Internet Company, FreeMovingQuote.com, Taking Steps to Reach More Movers than Ever
Wed, 29 Feb 2012, 07:59:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The moving facilitator, Free Moving Quote (FreeMovingQuote.com), has not only weathered the recession, they have found ways to thrive in this difficult environment. FreeMovingQuote.com strives to be a one-stop shop for movers looking to find moving companies both at their departure locale and their destination.
New Orleans Electrician Lights Up The New Year Putting Community First
Mon, 16 Jan 2012, 17:50:33 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
NEW ORLEANS, La., Jan. 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- While most New Orleanians have been focused on LSU and Saints football, one local resident has put football aside for the moment to help a family in need. Devoting a portion of his company's time and resources through the recent Christmas holidays and new year, Ciro Pennino, owner of Trinity Electric, LLC is helping one local couple finally get back into their home by providing complete electrical rewiring services and making the home ready to pass city code inspections.
What's Really in Your Mattress? - A Comprehensive Guide on the Usage of Chemicals in Your Mattress
Mon, 16 Jan 2012, 08:58:36 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to The Futon Shop, conventional mattresses are very likely to contain chemicals, some potentially toxic to humans and/or harmful to the environment. Most of these chemical compounds have a cloud surrounding the information on the possible harms they can cause. The way to go green is to choose a mattress with fewer chemicals or no chemicals. The ideal mattress would have low VOCs, no PBDEs, no formaldehyde, and no phthalates.
Haas Entertainment Hosts Countdown to Super Bowl XLVI
Tue, 03 Jan 2012, 17:46:27 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
CULVER CITY, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Saturday, January 14, 2012, 12 Noon, Haas Entertainment will be unveiling its state-of-the-art 3D video projection system in time for the end of the football postseason playoffs. Haas Entertainment will also be showcasing the latest in home automation controls from Crestron for your iPad. The public and media are invited to see first-hand how projection system can enhance the viewing experience of the upcoming divisional playoffs.
ESI Releases Updated HanStone Color Selections for 2012 on the ESI Web Site
Tue, 03 Jan 2012, 14:28:34 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SAN DIMAS, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ESI Edgebanding Services Inc., Has announced the full update of HanStone Quartz Surfaces color selections for 2012 on the ESI web site. HanStone Fine Quartz Surfaces combines the natural elegance of quartz with advanced technology to create a new realm of possibilities, dramatic colors and vibrant patterns in a solid surface with Greater strength and resilience.
Commercial and Industrial Lighting Industry Leader Foley Group Celebrates Golden Anniversary
Thu, 29 Dec 2011, 07:57:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
KANSAS CITY, Kan., Dec. 29, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Foley Group, Inc., a leader in the commercial and industrial lighting industry is celebrating their 50th year in business.
Conservatory Craftsmen Hired to Restore Splendor to Capitol Hill's Old Naval Hospital
Mon, 21 Nov 2011, 13:22:50 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
WASHINGTON D.C., Nov. 21, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Conservatory Craftsmen is honored to have been chosen to work on the Hill Center project with Bell Architects to restore the Old Naval Hospital on Capitol Hill.
Charlie Allen Restorations Wins Contractor of the Year (CotY) Award - Firm Honored for Spa-style Bath in Cambridge Colonial
Tue, 15 Nov 2011, 07:59:47 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
BOSTON, Mass., Nov. 15, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Charlie Allen Restorations is the winner of a 2011 Contractor of the Year (CotY) Silver Award for its thoughtful introduction of a modern spa-style bath into a 1915 Colonial in Cambridge, MA. The award was presented at a gathering of the Eastern Massachusetts chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry on Wednesday, November 9.
Palm Springs Plumbing Contractor Feeds the Community Year Round
Wed, 09 Nov 2011, 06:58:41 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Nov. 9, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Most people don't associate plumbing with food, but they may not know about KC's 23 1/2 Hour Plumbing Inc. This week, the company announced that it has collected more than one ton of food and will continue to collect food from its clients for people in need, year round.
Featured Expert On Hoarders TV Show Giving Back with 'Happy Hoardidays'
Tue, 18 Oct 2011, 09:57:15 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Oct. 18, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'A new annual tradition for hoarding families has begun at 1800HOARDERS.COM,' stated Cory Chalmers the company's President and Featured Expert on A&E's smash hit 'Hoarders.' Steri-Clean Inc. - the parent company of 1800HOARDERS - is looking for two needy families that would otherwise not be able to afford a clean-up and would like a team of volunteers to clean out and de-clutter their homes, just in time for the holidays.
The Energy Cooperative Launches Clean Heat Initiative to help Consumers Save Money and Go Green
Mon, 26 Sep 2011, 19:34:31 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Sept. 26, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Energy Cooperative, a member-owned nonprofit, announced today the official launch of Clean Heat, an initiative to educate and encourage consumers to use Bioheat - a blend of biodiesel and standard heating oil. Since the original creation of the initiative in February 2011, 1,000 additional members signed on to use Bioheat, bringing total member carbon dioxide reductions to over 1 million pounds in 2011. This is the equivalent of the emissions produced by a car driving 41 times around the earth.
Universal-Fit Washing Machine Shipping Kit Available Through LITKIT Distributors across North America
Fri, 23 Sep 2011, 07:59:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
VIENNA, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Litco International's (www.litco.com/litkit) One Kit Fit® alternative to bolting a frontload or top loading washing machine drum in place during transit is now available to moving professionals through a nationwide network of distributors.
Austin Leather Furniture Store Expands to Houston
Fri, 12 Aug 2011, 17:52:34 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Town and Country Leather announces the opening of their second retail leather furniture store in Houston Texas, located in the heart of the Galleria district at 1749 Post Oak Blvd., at the corner of San Felipe in the Post Oak Plaza shopping center, next to other prominent furniture stores.
Two Houses Renovated by Charlie Allen Restorations Recognized with Preservation Awards
Thu, 07 Jul 2011, 20:40:07 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Charlie Allen Restorations, the Cambridge-based firm specializing in the renovation and restoration of period homes, has won two 2011 Preservation Awards-one each from the Cambridge Historical Commission (CHC) and the Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC).
Austin Real Estate Company Really Moves - Realty Austin Revolutionizes Movers' Search for Austin Homes
Thu, 02 Jun 2011, 21:39:37 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As other cities and states are crawling at a snail's pace toward economic recovery, Austin, Texas has been deemed 'recession proof' and boasts the 'second-strongest job market in the nation.' The capital of the Lone Star state continues to attract people from all over the world. The city's fastest growing real estate company, Realty Austin, is shaking up the way these relocators embark on their Austin home search.
New Mobile Heat Truck is the New Weapon Against Bed Bugs and Other Pests
Mon, 09 May 2011, 10:59:12 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
STRATFORD, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Northeast Heat Treatment LLC announces this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut and Massachusetts and upper Middle Atlantic areas businesses, apartment buildings and homes.
Is This an April Fool's Joke - Or Not? Only Doctor Flue of Tecumseh, Michigan Knows!
Thu, 31 Mar 2011, 21:24:23 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
TECUMSEH, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Through the years, April 1st has been a day of good humor, fun antics, and other practical jokes on friends, family members, and co-workers, says Doctor Flue. Businesses and media have played the game also, sometimes resulting in lasting memories of fun and silliness that are recalled months and years later.
Natural Stone Floor Maintenance Pro Standards Now Available to Dallas Consumers
Tue, 29 Mar 2011, 00:18:42 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
DALLAS, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Natural stone is a permanent floor intended to last as long as the facility stands,' says Jason Johonnesson, the director of Interior Maintenance Specialists, Inc., on their main website which details their proven skills and cutting edge natural stone maintenance technology. Natural stone floors are very popular and add a particular look to homes, buildings and/or businesses they are installed in.
City of Los Angeles Approves Guardian Pool Fence Systems
Fri, 25 Mar 2011, 22:39:44 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
VAN NUYS, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Steve Sadinsky, President and CEO of Guardian Pool Fence Systems, Inc., is proud to announce that their 5 foot tall polyester mesh pool fence has been approved by the City of Los Angeles to meet the building code. This is the first time that the city has given their approval for such a fence.
ABC Welcomes Frisbee - the Bed Bug Detection Dog!
Thu, 24 Mar 2011, 17:27:41 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Great News Houston! ABC Home and Commercial Services now has the latest and greatest for early warning detection of bed bugs. It is a bed bug detection canine named Frisbee.
Thomas Pest Services brings Promise to the Capital District
Wed, 16 Feb 2011, 19:25:45 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Craig Thomas announced the launch of Thomas Pest Services. Thomas Pest Services provides pest management services and canine bed bug scent detection to residential and commercial facilities in the Capital District Region.
ServiceMASTER Recovery by C2C Restoration Aids El Paso
Thu, 10 Feb 2011, 22:54:42 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In response to the water emergency in El Paso, Texas, ServiceMASTER Recovery by C2C Restoration has sent water damage restoration crews, trucks and specialized equipment to the rescue.
Boston Design Center Now Open to Homeowners
Fri, 21 Jan 2011, 00:47:36 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Moda Cucina, the award-winning Boston based manufacturer of premium kitchens and custom cabinetry, now offers complete turnkey design and construction services specifically designed for homeowners without a designer or architect. The design center used to be an intimidating place for some homeowners, as it was mostly geared towards design trade only clients.
Griffin Pest Solutions Wins Bed Bug Marketing Award
Wed, 19 Jan 2011, 19:46:18 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Griffin Pest Solutions has won a Bed Bugsy Award from the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) for its educational direct mail bed bug campaign. The NPMA created the Bed Bugsy Awards to recognize creative excellence in the marketing and advertising of bed bug services executed by pest control companies across the nation.
Animal Control Officer Receives Unique Reward for Freeing 'Rebel'
Mon, 10 Jan 2011, 23:38:06 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In response to a recent national news story, Best Friends Care LLC is gifting two PetPeek™ units to Riverside County Animal Services for their diligence in freeing Rebel, a German Shepherd puppy, who got his head stuck while trying to look out of a hole in a wall in Desert Hot Springs, Calif. Rebel was helped to wiggle out of his predicament by Riverside Animal Services Officer James Huffman.
Yale Appliance Brings New Year's Resolutions to Life - Boston Appliance and Lighting Retailer to Assist with Customers' 2011 Renovation Plans
Thu, 06 Jan 2011, 11:59:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The beginning of every new year is a chance for many to resolve to improve their lives. Most decide to get healthier or start a new career, goals they must accomplish by themselves. For those looking to upgrade their homes with a new appliance or lighting fixture in 2011, however, support is a click away: Yale Appliance and Lighting is helping their Facebook fans with their home-renovation resolutions.
Marmol Hawaii Inc. Joins Forces with Island Pool Builders
Tue, 28 Sep 2010, 20:16:25 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HONOLULU, Hawaii (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Marmol Hawaii Inc., Hawaii's largest tile supplier and installer of natural stone and granite, merges with Island Pool Builders, a commercial and residential swimming pool and spa construction company.
Log Home Book Authors to Sign Books at Denver Log Home Show on Oct 2, 2010
Tue, 21 Sep 2010, 16:33:56 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LOVELAND, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PixyJack Press, a Colorado independent publisher, announces an upcoming book signing with two log-home book authors, Roland Sweet and Rex A. Ewing, at the Denver Log and Timber Home Show on Saturday, October 2, 2010. Industry insider Roland Sweet reveals 30 steps to success in his newly released book, 'Log Home Secrets of Success: An Insider's Guide to Making Your Dream Home a Reality' (ISBN: 978-0-9773724-7-8).
Residents of Henry County May Be at Risk for Mine Subsidence
Tue, 21 Sep 2010, 06:59:14 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
KEWANEE, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Illinois Mine Subsidence Insurance Fund (IMSIF) is expanding its consumer education campaign to make residents of Henry County aware of the possibility that their homes may be built over abandoned mines, which would make them at risk for possible mine subsidence. Mine subsidence occurs in an abandoned mine when a mine roof or pillar collapses, causing the ground above to sink or subside.
Griffin Pest Solutions to Demonstrate 130 Degree Bed Bug Heat Treatment at Bed Bug Seminar
Thu, 16 Sep 2010, 16:48:30 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Griffin Pest Solutions will be performing a live demonstration of its bed bug heat remediation process at 3:00 p.m. during the Bed Bug Invasion Seminar. Thermal remediation is used to kill bed bugs and other insects by heating rooms to 130 degrees Fahrenheit. The process kills all stages in the insect life cycle. The seminar will be held at the Rock Financial Showplace in Novi, Michigan on September 24, 2010.
Insects Beware: Griffin Pest Solutions Has Four Certified Entomologists on Staff
Wed, 26 May 2010, 18:20:59 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Four (4) Griffin Pest Solutions employees successfully earned their Associated Certified Entomologist (ACE) certification from The Entomological Society of America (ESA). They include company vice president Jeff Spencer, service managers Jim Moyer and Brian Kuemin, and service technician John Dawson.
Griffin Pest Solutions Video Contest Challenges Grand Rapids Museum Visitors to Give Their Best 'Saw a Bug' Scream
Mon, 05 Apr 2010, 05:59:41 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Griffin Pest Solutions announces the 'Saw a Bug' video scream contest, in conjunction with the Grand Rapids Public Museum Big BIG Bug exhibit. Museum visitors of all ages are encouraged to take a video of them screaming, while standing in front of the giant grasshopper at the exhibit. Videos may be filmed at the Museum's Big BIG Bug exhibit on April 5 through April 10, 2010 and during the hours of 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Yesterday's Home Designs may be the Answer for Today's Battered Builders
Mon, 08 Feb 2010, 14:09:55 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Has today's economy made you put off your dreams of a new home? The new book, 'Prosperity Plans' (ISBN: 978-1450559645), just published by architect Donald J. Berg, might get you dreaming again. Berg's new book proposes that today's architects, builders and prospective homeowners can all learn from a series of fascinating 'Growing House' designs created in 1934.
Bed Bugs Beware: There is a New Sheriff in Town!
Mon, 01 Feb 2010, 16:02:39 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MADISON, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CT Bed Bug Dogs announces this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut residents and businesses. It's important to note that this sheriff does not wear a gun - he wears a dog collar! More specifically, Ruby, Pasha and Willie are adorable rescue dogs who have been highly trained and certified to find these critters wherever they are hiding which allows an immediate and focused extermination effort based on their findings.
Best Selling Green Gifts This Holiday Season at Bambeco, the Stylish Eco-Retailer and Purveyor of Fashionable Green Products for the Home
Wed, 09 Dec 2009, 18:20:46 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOOREFIELD, W.Va. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A look at the best-selling holiday items from stylish and innovative eco-retailer bambeco reveals that shoppers are looking for gifts that are not just fabulously chic but are also made with Mother Nature in mind. Bambeco's top sellers are made from recycled and re-purposed natural materials such as bike chains, recycled stainless steel and natural fibers hemp and organic cotton.
Give the Gift That Everyone Needs - a Personalized Doormat
Mon, 07 Dec 2009, 13:00:52 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Finding the gift for the person who seems to have everything can be a challenge. So can selecting the ideal present for important people in your life beyond family members and friends - such as your children's teacher, the mail carrier and your fitness instructor at the gym. For a unique gift, you can give them an item they need with an appearance that fits their respective personality. The Personalized Doormats Company is an online company that offers a wide variety of customized doormats for homes and businesses.
Making the Bed is a Pain - Literally! CKI's New Bed MadeEZ Does the Heavy Lifting for You
Mon, 31 Aug 2009, 17:30:04 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cadence Keen Innovations (CKI), a leading inventor and provider of sleep solutions, announces the introduction of Bed MadeEZ™, a new patent-pending device designed to effortlessly lift a mattress while changing linens. Bed MadeEZ utilizes a unique wedge-shaped, ergonomic design that easily inserts between the mattress and the box spring, creating an automatic lift as it slides in. The mattress then rests in a raised position, eliminating the need for repeated lifting as the linens are changed.
Vermont Post and Beam Shed Company Opens Burlington Retail Outlet
Fri, 21 Aug 2009, 07:00:26 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
JAMAICA, Vt. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc. announced today that they have partnered with the newly developed company, Vermont Eco Cottage, in order to establish the most recent display/retail yard in Milton, Vermont. Established in 1995, Jamaica Cottage Shop (JCS) had been operating as a factory direct business, retailing its timber frame sheds solely in house, until two years ago when they partnered with Hoosick Valley Outdoor Products and opened second display yard in Hoosick Falls, New York.
New Designs Featured by Local Vermont Post and Beam Shed Company
Thu, 20 Aug 2009, 15:51:44 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
JAMAICA, Vt., Aug. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamaica Cottage Shop introduces five new designs. The Do it yourself step by step plans and pre-cut kits are designed for the novice carpenter. The privately held corporation has been building and designing garden sheds, outdoor storage shed kits and plans, showing you how to build a post and beam shed with rough sawn lumber, since 1995.
Affordable Home Remodeling Gets Easier with 'The Bathroom Remodeling Workbook' from ABCD Publishing
Thu, 20 Aug 2009, 12:57:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SUNNYVALE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Just in time for the end of the recession, when homeowners are again planning home remodeling projects to take advantage of low prices and 'government stimulus home-remodeling incentives,' ABCD Publishing announces the release of the first book in their Remodeling Workbooks Series. This first book in the series addresses the most popular room of the house to remodel - 'The Bathroom Remodeling Workbook.'
Spend More Time Gardening and Less Time Composting with Compost Bags
Mon, 17 Aug 2009, 12:26:07 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
BALTIMORE, Md. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Are you concerned about the environment, but tired of traditional composting methods? Fear not. Less Work Gardening Inc. announces a new product that allows residential gardeners to speed up the composting process while actually spending less time doing it. Made in the U.S., these Compost Comfort(R) Compost Bags promote quicker composting through air and moisture - the keys to composting - and makes aeration as easy as 1-2-3.
The Cost of Bed Bugs - Treatment Can Be Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars
Thu, 23 Jul 2009, 14:00:57 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bed bugs are not just a 'dirty little secret' anymore. On April 15, The EPA suggested that the growing U.S. bed bug problem should be classified as an epidemic. And the costs of dealing with this epidemic can be staggering. 'Bed bugs are reclusive, their eggs and babies are clear and microscopic, they spread fast through homes and hotels alike and the cost of treating in time, money and mental anguish can become extremely expensive,' said Diana Sosa, co-owner of Tennessee based Dog Inspectors.
Pole-Wrap Launches Two New Products to Enhance a Home's Beauty
Mon, 29 Jun 2009, 09:00:08 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
TROY, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- After years of success with the Pole-Wrap, a product that transforms unsightly basement poles into attractive interior decor, Pole-Wrap, Inc. has added two new products - the Pole-Wrap Drink Shelf and the Pole-Wrap Extension. Both items will be available for purchase after July 1.
Curvy Pillow Company Presents New YouTube Video Demonstrating the Incredible Transformation of Rectangular Bed Pillows Into Curvy Functional Shapes
Thu, 25 Jun 2009, 17:26:53 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Have you ever been poked in the eye by the pointy corner of your rectangular bed pillow?' Pillow Designer and Spokesperson for the Curvy Pillow Company, Pam Blumenthal, was recently quoted as saying 'It's ridiculous, but it's no joke - people do get poked by pointy-cornered pillows. Why would we want to sleep with rectangles anyway? The only reason that we all sleep with rectangular bed pillows is that it's the easiest shape for manufacturing.'
Discount Tickets Now On Sale for the CA Boom Design Show
Wed, 17 Jun 2009, 15:31:36 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CA Boom Show Tickets went on sale last week at caboomshow.com, $20/day in advance, compared with $25/day at the door. The show has grown exponentially in its complexity, combining everything related to contemporary and non-traditional design under one roof, including visits to never-before seen, stunning architectural homes in the Los Angeles area.
Whisper Mountain is Home to Southern Living's 2009 Mountain Sweepstakes Home
Mon, 01 Jun 2009, 16:18:42 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ASHEVILLE, N.C., June 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whisper Mountain, home to the 2008 Southern Living Green Idea House, has once again teamed up with Southern Living Magazine to offer yet another environmentally-inspired home - Whisper Creek Cabin. This cabin is one of four homes, and the only mountain home, that can be won during the Southern Living's Choose Your Home Giveaway sweepstakes this spring. The public can register to win the home through June 30.
Griffin Pest Solutions Hosts Bed Bug Invasion Seminar to Educate West Michigan Communities
Wed, 13 May 2009, 12:19:29 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Griffin Pest Solutions announces The Bed Bug Invasion, an educational seminar designed to address diverse communities where bed bugs have become significant problems. The seminar will be held at the Fetzer Center at Western Michigan University on May 20, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The $49 registration fee includes lunch; pre-registration is required due to seating limitations.
S+H Construction to Participate in 2009 Spring Home Design Seminar Series
Mon, 11 May 2009, 15:25:10 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- S+H Construction, Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, one of the greater Boston area's premier residential renovation and custom home building companies, is pleased to be participating in the 2009 Spring Home Seminar Series presented in conjunction with Design New England Magazine and Van Millwork.
Sleep Studies Indicate that Sleep Loss Can Contribute to Weight Gain
Mon, 27 Apr 2009, 13:39:24 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Is your mattress making you fat? SleepBook.com, sponsored by Sit 'n Sleep, recently interviewed two sleep experts to find out; their answers were surprisingly candid. Medical studies performed in the past few years are revealing that sleep loss can contribute to weight gain.
Hospital Approved Residential Water Features Kill Harmful Airborne Bacteria
Thu, 16 Apr 2009, 17:14:31 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It first began as an idea to fight airborne germs and bacteria in hospitals and healthcare settings, and in fact, Accents in Water remains the only Hospital-Approved, clinically tested water features available in the world today. Then, general public settings like restaurants, office buildings, and hotels wanted them. So naturally, it was only a matter of time before custom interior designers and architects demanded these particular water features for their high-end residential clients.
CA Boom Design Show Descends on Beverly Hills in June - Features Best of Modern Design, Products, and Architecture Tours
Tue, 14 Apr 2009, 16:25:04 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The CA Boom Design Show is North America's only multi-discipline non-traditional design trade fair exhibition combining the highest caliber of architects, designers and design manufacturers on the West Coast. The show brings together the best of modern and contemporary design and architecture in a unique exhibit, conference, and tour format.
New Sleep Book Helps People Get the Most Out of Their ZZZs
Tue, 14 Apr 2009, 13:54:23 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sit 'n Sleep announces its sponsorship of SleepBook.com - a new educational web site designed to educate people about the importance of quality sleep. Site visitors are encouraged to take a short, but comprehensive survey about their sleep habits. Once the survey is complete, a free, customized 'Sleep Book' of approximately 35 to 40 pages is generated and delivered to the user's inbox.
Plangarden's Garden Design and Planning Software Offers Interactive Version of Obama Family Vegetable Garden at the White House
Tue, 24 Mar 2009, 14:45:21 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HALF MOON BAY, Calif., March 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Just after First Lady, Michelle Obama, broke ground for the White House vegetable garden, Plangarden released an online interactive version of the Obama's organic garden layout. The interactive vegetable garden layout was built using the new 2.0 version of Plangarden's garden design software. The White House vegetable garden is irregularly-shaped. Plangarden utilized the new rotate features to recreate even the stepping stones and non-square edges of the garden beds.
Low Country Luxe's founder Natalie Evans Scheduled for In-store Appearance at Westend, a Luxury Home Gallery on March 19
Mon, 16 Mar 2009, 13:44:08 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
COLUMBIA, S.C., March 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Natalie Evans, founder of the successful private lifestyle company, Low Country Luxe, will be part of an in-store appearance scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 4-8 p.m. at Westend, a luxury home gallery, 803 Meeting St. Low Country Luxe, founded in Autumn 2006, designs, develops and markets high-quality, luxury products that encapsulates the elegance and charm of the Low Country lifestyle.
Bokashicycle Delivers Safer and More Effective Alternative to Traditional Composting
Mon, 02 Mar 2009, 13:04:29 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SEATTLE, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- To many, the idea of composting sounds like a positive environmental behavior, but according to Lawrence Green, M.D., Ph.D. and founder of Bokashicycle, it may be doing more harm than good. Bokashicycle is the totally natural way to reduce, reuse and recycle organic waste. It heals the planet by reducing greenhouse gases.
What's the 'Greenest' Outdoor Furniture? Adams Mfg. Finds Environment Advantages in Resin
Thu, 29 Jan 2009, 17:33:03 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PORTERSVILLE, Pa., Jan. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Concerned Americans want to be sure they're buying casual furniture that won't harm the environment, say the folks at Adams Manufacturing Corp. There are a lot of choices. Casual furniture is made out of steel, wrought iron, wood, and resin.
New Gate Opener Accessory a Revolution in Industry
Mon, 26 Jan 2009, 16:15:06 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ODESSA, Fla., Jan. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Estate Swing, products of which are found on GateCrafters.com, is releasing a revolution in gate opener accessories with the new Wireless Cellular GSM Telephone Intercom by Estate Swing. Like other telephone intercoms, the GSM Intercom will call a programmed number when the intercom button is pressed; unlike other telephone intercoms, the Estate Swing GSM Intercom is entirely wireless because it operates on a SIM card.
Connected Frames, LLC Launches The Brilliant Frame(TM)
Wed, 21 Jan 2009, 12:42:08 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Brilliant Frame(TM) is a revolutionary way to display artwork and photography with a built-in filing system, and is now available to the public. The unique front loading feature of the Brilliant Frame(TM) and easy display and storage capabilities make this new frame the most innovative frame system out on the market today.
When the Economy is Down, Van Millwork is Up
Mon, 05 Jan 2009, 12:21:37 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BOSTON, Mass., Jan. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In a questionable economy with so many unknown variables, many companies are quick to react by slashing prices and searching far and wide for new business albeit small. Van Millwork has taken a different approach to the state of the economy and the results are paying off. Sales have started to rise at year end and the business has stayed in line with 4th quarter sales from 2007. The company is making profitable decisions at a time when the overall residential building and remodeling industry is down 30-40 percent.
President-Elect Obama's Message of Believe in Yourself Resonates in New and Unique Room Decor for Children
Mon, 15 Dec 2008, 12:10:47 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PALESTINE, Texas, Dec. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- President-Elect Obama speaks of 'Change' and today more than ever our economy, and overwhelmed and stressful lives, need change. With determination Obama made history, being the first President-Elected African American, making what once seemed impossible possible. His powerful message of 'Believe in yourself' and 'Change' resonates in new and unique room decor called Motivating Decor, whose mission is to help children live their best life into adulthood.
Canines Battle Bed Bugs in New Business Venture
Tue, 09 Dec 2008, 18:35:58 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
STRATFORD, Conn., Dec. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bed Bug Finders, LLC announces this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York. It's a business that was created to help homeowners and businesses deal with the ever-growing bed bug population in North America. In New York City alone, in 2007, there were over 7,000 complaints filed with the New York City Department of Health.
BMD Modern Hoods: The Next Generation in Kitchen Ventilation
Mon, 08 Dec 2008, 18:00:07 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- They are not just another pretty face. BMD Modern Hoods announces their new line of contemporary kitchen range hoods - designed for residential use, but with commercial grade performance. With a powerful and sleek design, these kitchen range hoods deliver more than just visually stimulating designs, they deliver high functionality and quality performance.
JBL Innovations Introduces Inexpensive Contraption That May Help Save Marriages
Tue, 11 Nov 2008, 12:13:08 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PAHRUMP, Nev., Nov. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A new device from JBL Innovations called the Wallmarker may be the answer for couples who cannot hang pictures without arguing or calling a handyman. For couples who are not handy, just hanging a picture may require help from a handyman. Not anymore. A new, inexpensive product called The Wallmarker makes it easy for anyone to hang pictures straight every time.
Homeowners Test Their Survival Skills in New Online Video Game Homeowners' Revenge
Mon, 10 Nov 2008, 15:01:00 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Nov. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- JAF Industries, creator of the E-Cap designed to protect exposed PVC pipes in the home, announces the release of a new online game that educates homeowners about the perils of nature and allows them to combat these issues through its new video game - Homeowners' Revenge.
Travel with Your Own Backrest and Body Pillow! The Curvy Pillow Co. Makes New Curvy Pillow Covers for Home and Away
Wed, 29 Oct 2008, 17:21:51 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Travel with a backrest or body pillow? Yes you can... with our Patent-Pending Curvy Transformational Pillow Covers...any bed pillows can be turned into a body pillow or backrest. The Curvy Pillow Company, a long established (since 1988) innovative designer of nature-inspired pillow products, now offers a way to turn ordinary, rectangular bed pillows into curvy, more comfortable, fully functional shapes.
Congressional Solar Energy Tax Credit Bill Creates Affordable Renewable Energy Systems for Homeowners
Wed, 22 Oct 2008, 16:25:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A part of the bailout package recently passed by the U.S. government included a generous solar energy tax credit bill which will dramatically reduce the cost and hasten the payback to homeowners for installing residential solar energy systems. The Renewable Energy Division of S+H Construction, Inc. designs, integrates and installs solar electric power (PV), solar thermal hot water, and geothermal heating and cooling systems.
Arclinea San Diego Wins Two National Design Awards
Wed, 03 Sep 2008, 11:00:51 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
SAN DIEGO, Calif., Sept. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Two residential kitchen remodels designed by Arclinea San Diego have won prestigious national design awards. The kitchen design firm has won a Grand Award in Remodeling magazine's 2008 Remodeling Design Awards, for their bold, contemporary design for an 1898 historic Victorian- and a Gold Award in the 2008 Qualified Remodeler Master Design Awards sponsored by Qualified Remodeler magazine, for their sleek, all-stainless steel design for a 1950s California ranch.
Van Millwork Presents Fall 2008 Home Design Series - Informative Seminars for New England Homeowners
Tue, 02 Sep 2008, 13:24:46 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
NEEDHAM, Mass., Sept. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Van Millwork, New England's leading millwork supplier and interior specialist, is pleased to present the fall Home Design Seminar Series - three (3) informational presentations by top experts in the home design and construction industries. Geared specifically for homeowners, this series is presented in conjunction with Design New England Magazine.
Van Millwork Adds Hardwood Flooring to Product Offerings
Wed, 20 Aug 2008, 16:50:03 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
NEEDHAM, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Van Millwork, New England's leading millwork supplier and interior specialist, announced today that they will now be offering a wide variety of hardwood flooring to their expanding design center product lines. The hardwood flooring - from all leading manufacturers including Bruce, Stuart, Hawa and BR-111 - comes in an array of exotic woods, unfinished, prefinished, and bamboo.
Museum of Robots in Second Life Introduces Real Life Housewares Line
Mon, 11 Aug 2008, 20:33:59 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Museum of Robots in Second Life debuts its line of real world housewares at the New York International Gift Fair. The line features plates and tableware with a robot motif and will be available for wholesale purchase. Virtual versions of the product will be available at the Museum's gift store in Second Life. (VIDEO - VNR)
Rimadesio Introduces Abacus Closet System, Designed Entirely of Aluminum and Glass
Wed, 30 Jul 2008, 14:07:12 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BOSTON, Mass., July 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Rimadesio, the Italian manufacturer of luxury glass and aluminum passage doors, wall panels, and closet/shelving units, introduces Abacus, a dramatic and innovative walk-in closet system available exclusively in North America at Rimadesio Boston.
S+H Construction Announces Renewable Energy Division
Fri, 18 Jul 2008, 12:11:27 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- S+H Construction, Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, one of the greater Boston area's premier residential renovation and custom home building companies, is proud to announce the company recently created a Renewable Energy Division. With this new division, S+H can meet the rising tide of residential demand for solar energy.
E-Cap from JAF Industries Can Save Homeowners Thousands of Dollars on a $10 Purchase
Tue, 15 Jul 2008, 10:08:41 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., July 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Atop your roof are up to half-a-dozen vent pipes, each one open to rain, dust, debris, insects, birds, and nocturnal animals, but a new inexpensive product has arrived to provide protection. It's the E-Cap from JAF Industries. (VIDEO - VNR)
JBL Innovations Introduces $3.00 Contraption That Makes It Possible to See Picture Placement Without Hammering Nails
Mon, 14 Jul 2008, 14:15:48 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PAHRUMP, Nev., July 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Throw away the laser! The Wallmarker eliminates the need for meticulous measuring and guesswork while hanging pictures. The Wallmarker, a patented product, will save time and money. It is designed to make it easy to hang pictures precisely without having to measure or put multiple holes in the wall. It can also be used multiple times.
High Gas Prices Cause People to Opt for 'Staycations' and Invest in Home
Thu, 03 Jul 2008, 10:34:22 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PRINCETON, N.J., July 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- What's a staycation you ask? It's a vacation spent at home, and more and more people are re-discovering the advantages to staying at home to renew and restore the senses while padding the pocketbook. And, Patio World Home & Hearth is working to ensure people maximize their staycations.
Jamaica Cottage Shop Inc. Donates Shed to Women's Crisis Center
Mon, 30 Jun 2008, 13:47:38 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BRATTLEBORO, Vt., June 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc. will work with the women's crisis center to donate an 8x10 Vermonter, one of their most popular designs, which the women will use for storage of donated goods outside their facility.
Environmentally Friendly Light Shield(TM) Safely Repels Dangerous Summer Mosquitoes
Fri, 20 Jun 2008, 13:45:40 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PROVO, Utah, June 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumos Inc. announces the launch of Light Shield(TM), the first, light-based mosquito abatement device that repels mosquitoes from illuminated areas without chemicals or other expensive equipment. Its low-energy consumption and chemical-free composition make it an environmentally-friendly product that really works.
South Texas Swimmers Reel in Gold and Silver Medals in Australia
Thu, 29 May 2008, 13:41:28 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, May 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Master of South Texas (MOST) swimmers, who recently competed in the XII FINA Master Swimmers' World Championship in Perth, Australia, returned home with an impressive record of seven gold and two silver medals. And HomeSwimmer, a stationary swimming system, played a key role in training for this important event.
The Best Value for Summer - Stock Up on Adams Mfg's Resin Furniture
Wed, 28 May 2008, 19:03:21 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PORTERSVILLE, Pa., May 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the price of oil going up, smart consumers are buying resin furniture now, says Adams Mfg. Corp. While stacking chairs are always a good value, next year the price of resin furniture will increase.
JBL Innovations Makes it Easy for Anyone to Hang and Align Pictures
Wed, 28 May 2008, 13:30:57 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
PAHRUMP, Nev., May 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hanging pictures can cause headaches and if not done properly can cause unsightly holes and misaligned lines. No worries. JBL Innovations has designed a piece of hardware - the Wallmarker - that makes it easy for anyone to hang pictures without the use of a tape measure; no assembly required.
New Garage Solves Storage Problems
Wed, 21 May 2008, 10:18:59 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y., May 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Architect Donald J. Berg, author of 15 books on building and landscaping, has just designed plans for a new expandable garage to help solve home storage problems. The Oakville Garage Plans can be downloaded for free. 'Are there too many cars and bikes in your driveway and too many boxes in your attic?' asks Berg. 'Build the Oakville Garage to add value to your home and solve your storage problems once and for all.'
Lockdown Co. Wins Disney's iParenting Award for Home Safety
Tue, 20 May 2008, 19:45:21 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ANAHEIM, Calif., May 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lockdown Co. is excited to announce that, after undergoing extensive testing, their Steelcore Spa Security Safety Straps won the iParenting Media Award for the 2008 Excellent Products Call. iParenting.com is a Disney Internet Group media property, and a premier media site focused on parents. The company operates iParenting Media Awards, a premier product evaluation and testing service.
Are Green Toilets Going Mainstream?
Wed, 14 May 2008, 08:39:45 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
FRESNO, Ohio, May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Just a few years ago, if you mentioned composting toilets, people would go, 'A what toilet...?!?' You either quickly changed the subject, or went into an ever-lasting explanation about what it is, how it works and especially why on earth anybody would want to have a toilet that doesn't flush. 'Things are changing,' says Peter Andersson, President of BioLet USA.
Brighten Up Your Yard with Resin Furniture
Mon, 05 May 2008, 14:18:54 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PORTERSVILLE, Pa., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stacking resin chairs and tables from Adams Mfg have many advantages over other, more expensive options for the patio. They're strong, comfortable, and easy to store when they're not being used. And, they are all 100-percent recyclable. Now, with bright new colors and styles to choose from, they are the best option for the porch, patio, or deck.
May is Prime Time to Plant Home Vineyard
Mon, 05 May 2008, 09:31:41 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
JEFFERSON VALLEY, N.Y., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For those dreaming of installing a small vineyard at their home, Vinescapes Inc. announces May is rush time. Plants must be in the ground before June 2, which makes this the busiest time of the year for the home vineyard industry. Those who miss this crucial window can prepare the vineyard this season by installing the trellising, testing and amending the soil.
Van Millwork Presents Home Design Series
Tue, 29 Apr 2008, 18:50:12 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
NEEDHAM, Mass., April 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Van Millwork, New England's leading millwork supplier and interior specialist, is pleased to present The Home Design Seminar Series - three informational presentations by top experts in the home design, construction and landscape design industries. Geared specifically for homeowners, this series is presented in conjunction with Design New England Magazine.
DIY: Inexpensive Contraption May Help Save Marriages
Mon, 28 Apr 2008, 20:45:09 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PAHRUMP, Nev., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A new device from JBL Innovations called the Wallmarker may be the answer for couples who cannot hang pictures without arguing or calling a handyman. For couples who are not handy, just hanging a picture may require help from a handyman. Not anymore. A new, inexpensive product called The Wallmarker makes it easy for anyone to hang pictures straight every time.
Stacking Chairs - They Aren't Just for Summer Any More
Mon, 28 Apr 2008, 17:09:19 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PORTERSVILLE, Pa., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Adams Manufacturing announces a new use for resin. Many buyers purchase the classic stacking resin chairs to use during the summer. It's important to remember that stacking chairs can be used all year around. Stacking chairs come out of closets, garages, and basements for all kinds of gatherings, even in the dead of winter.
There Are All Kinds of Resin Furniture - Which One Works Best for You?
Mon, 21 Apr 2008, 14:02:11 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PORTERSVILLE, Pa., April 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Adams Mfg Corp asks, 'Which colors are best?' For the big, comfortable resin chaise lounges, white is the best color. Dark colors absorb heat more quickly, and can be uncomfortable to use on sunny days. Anyone who's sat on a hot chaise lounge while wearing a bathing suit will insist that their chaise lounges be white and only white.
How to Select the Best Resin Chair
Tue, 01 Apr 2008, 13:44:17 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PORTERSVILLE, Pa., April 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Adams Manufacturing has discovered that many consumers want to know more about which resin chair is best for them. Basically, all stacking resin chairs come in three sizes. The smallest are called low-backs. They're the most economical. They're usually about 31 inches high at the back, and they weigh about five pounds.
Air Quality Company Provides Free Furnace Testing and Inspection to Ensure Safe Air
Tue, 18 Mar 2008, 08:31:06 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., March 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Having healthy air in a home or workplace should not be a luxury, but a necessity. That's why a new web site, SafeHVAC.com(TM), is offering free furnace tests and inspections to demonstrate not only how to improve air quality, but overall health. Home and business owners fill out a simple online form and are instantly registered for a free test; it's that simple.
The Only Security Product That Secures Spa Covers, Saving Children's Lives and Protecting Property and Privacy
Wed, 30 Jan 2008, 17:49:18 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ANAHEIM, Calif. - Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lockdown Co., announces Patented Steelcore Spa Straps, made with an innovative cut-resistant material SEW (Steel Encased Webbing). The only spa cover security device strong and secure enough to stop all unauthorized access by anyone of any age. Besides saving lives, and ensuring privacy, they are the only spa straps that secure spa covers in high winds.
CA BOOM V: The West Coast Design Show - Media Overview and Calendar Listing
Thu, 24 Jan 2008, 14:58:55 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Jan. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Highly anticipated annual design show in Southern California hosts largest event to date in March 2008. CA BOOM V features new modern kitchen and bath section, industry-leader prefab exhibition, design + architecture home tours and unprecedented panel discussions.
Perfect Climate Control Puts Money in the Pocket and Heat in the Home
Wed, 23 Jan 2008, 10:52:42 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With oil prices spiraling out of control, people are seeking ways to save money while still staying warm this winter. Perfect Climate Control, a smart energy green company, has the answer. On January 2, 2008, oil broke the $100 mark. As of December 31, 2007, home heating oil cost $3.54 per gallon in New York City.
Bathroom by Charlie Allen Restorations Named Best of 2007 by Boston Globe Magazine
Tue, 08 Jan 2008, 10:26:34 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Jan. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A master bathroom designed and built by Charlie Allen Restorations for an 1853 Greek Revival home in Cambridge has been named 'Bathroom of the Year' in Boston Globe Magazine's 'Dream Home 2007' competition. The new bathroom was praised for its imaginative use of space and light, and a classically styled yet high tech design.
World Women Trade Fair Hosts Expo that Celebrates World Culture and Economic Independence
Fri, 14 Dec 2007, 08:49:57 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the first-time ever, the folks who live in Santa Monica and surrounding areas, will get a taste of third-world culture at the International Handcrafted Gifts and Home Textile Expo to be held on January 20 and 21 at the Santa Monica Doubletree Hilton.
Smart Components(TM) from Style Crest(R) Offer Advanced Technology and Superior Efficiency in Manufactured Housing Heating and Air Conditioning
Tue, 27 Nov 2007, 11:23:44 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
FREMONT, Ohio - Nov. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Style Crest, Inc. has combined state-of-the-art technology and superior product engineering to produce the industry benchmark in manufactured home HVAC equipment. In addition to an extensive range of HVAC products, the Smart Components line includes 13 SEER air conditioning condensers with Micro Channel technology.
Drought: Think Before You Flush! Says BioLet USA
Tue, 06 Nov 2007, 14:09:47 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
NEWCOMERSTOWN, Ohio - Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- There are many ways to conserve your valuable water supplies. Now could be the time to take a closer look at your toilet system, says BioLet USA, Inc. With the extreme low levels of rainfall and the already low water tables, many homeowners and residents of drought affected states are concerned with the growing drought conditions and the effects it will have on their daily lives.
Advantage Trim and Lumber Company Announces the Release of Tigerwood Decking
Tue, 18 Sep 2007, 18:05:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
BUFFALO, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Advantage Trim & Lumber today announced the release of Tigerwood Decking to finally give homeowners a low maintenance and long life deck material at a cheaper price than other hardwoods like Ipe. Tigerwood Decking gives homeowners an exotic hardwood deck that will last 25 years or longer.
Study Concludes Indoor Water Fountain Cleans Air Better Than Most Air Cleaners
Tue, 08 May 2007, 14:30:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Accents In Water, an Englewood based manufacturing company, invested in a study to see if any health benefits would result from having an indoor water feature. The study's conclusion is surprising. It shows water features cleaning air better than most air cleaners.
Know Mold Corporation Introduces New Product to Protect Builders and Homeowners
Tue, 01 May 2007, 14:26:00 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill. - May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- While mold damage continues to be a growing problem, the Know Mold Corporation, an Illinois-based corporation, is taking a proactive role by offering a new product - KnowMold(TM) - to prevent mold before it becomes a pest. According to a study conducted by the University of Arizona, mold is present in every home; Illinois has the highest count of mold spores in the nation.
CA Boom 4: The West Coast Independent Design Show Showcases Cutting-Edge Green Products and Homes
Tue, 27 Mar 2007, 23:23:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Mar. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- California has always been a leader in the environmental movement, having pushed the development and sales of electric and hybrid cars, solar power and the use of recycled materials. Californians now want to take that green consciousness home. CA Boom 4 offers one venue where over 100+ exhibitors, many of whom will feature ecologically friendly products, will showcase their wares.
Oxygenics(R) Showerheads Now Sold in Target Stores Nationwide
Thu, 04 Jan 2007, 17:27:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
MODESTO, Calif. - Jan. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Now, it's easier than ever get your hands on your very own Oxygenics showerhead! In one of the most exciting developments of the year, ETL(R) is proud to announce that Oxygenics is now available in all Target stores nationwide and online at Target.com.
Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc. to Offer Free Set of Shed Plans
Fri, 03 Nov 2006, 16:07:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
JAMAICA, Vt. Nov. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For a limited time Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc. is offering a free set of step by step plans for an 8x10 post and beam shed to anyone who signs up for the Funky Chicken Newsletter. The offer can be found on the website and the wooden cottage plans are made available for immediate download after the subscription is confirmed.
Patented Steelcore Security Spa Straps Could Save Lives
Fri, 28 Jul 2006, 21:02:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
ANAHEIM, CA - July 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Kids and water can be a dangerous mix, and spas are a common cause of summer drowning events. Safety spa covers are required to have locks to protect children aged 0-5; because they are only for small children, spa cover manufacturers use small plastic buckles that lock with a small plastic key that are sewn to the spa cover. The plastic locking buckles are easily broken and standard webbing straps are easily cut. In contrast, Steelcore's new, patented security spa straps available at steelcore.net/spa make spas childproof for any age and prevent any unwanted access by children or adults.
Plangarden Launches First Web-Based Vegetable Garden Design Application
Wed, 05 Apr 2006, 23:00:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HALF MOON BAY, CA - Apr. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Plangarden launches the first vegetable garden design application that runs on the Web. Vegetable gardeners can easily and quickly create a visual layout of their garden and populate it with vegetables. And because Plangarden.com is a Web-based application, users can choose to make their 'virtual gardens' viewable to others in the Plangarden community to exchange gardening advice.
Arclinea Boston Winner of Recent Kitchen Design Awards
Tue, 28 Mar 2006, 16:37:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
BOSTON, MA - Mar. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Three Massachusetts kitchens designed by Arclinea Boston have been named winners in recent design contests. The kitchens, in Cambridge, Lincoln, and Chestnut Hill, demonstrate Arclinea's commitment to superior functionality and meticulous design, customized in each case to meet individual client needs and to complement adjacent living areas and the architecture of the larger home.
Jamaica Cottage Shop Inc. Launches New Garbage Shed
Mon, 05 Dec 2005, 11:30:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
BURLINGTON, Vt., Dec. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc., a premier builder of fine garden buildings based in Jamaica, Vermont, today announced the launch of the 2x4 Garbage Shed, an attractive and versatile cottage that is the perfect size for two fatty garbage cans.
Jamaica Cottage Shop Inc. Launches New Garbage Shed for Attractive Trash Management
Fri, 18 Nov 2005, 15:26:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
BURLINGTON, Vt. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc., a premier builder of fine garden buildings based in Jamaica, Vermont, today announced the launch of the 2x4 Garbage Shed, an attractive and versatile cottage that is the perfect size for two fatty garbage cans.
Use Of NASA Technology From Tech Traders, Inc. Can Save Homeowners 20% Or More On Heating Costs This Winter
Thu, 27 Oct 2005, 16:30:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
FEDERAL WAY, WA - Oct. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Energy rates are predicted to rise 75% for heating oil and 35% for natural gas this winter and these hefty increases are taking a toll on the American pocketbook. The average homeowner can now use NASA developed insulating technology to help keep those costs down with INSULADD(R) from Tech Traders, Inc. of Vero Beach, Florida. This effective product transforms everyday house paint into energy saving insulation with the stroke of a brush.
Hangman Products Announces Two New Products: The Safety Rail and the Universal Hanger
Mon, 16 May 2005, 12:09:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - May 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hangman Products is pleased to announce two new products, The Safety Rail and the Universal Hanger. The Hangman Products Safety Rail prevents items on shelves from rolling or sliding off. Protect household items or store stock from damage or loss due to earthquakes or carelessness. You can use it in the pantry, on pull out shelves or as a shoe retainer.
Water Features Become Available to 17 Million More Gardeners
Mon, 21 Mar 2005, 18:14:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
DENVER, CO /Send2Press Newswire/ -- As a reaction to growing interest in water features, Outdoor Seasons has announced its revolutionary H2Oasis planter fountain kits. The number of Americans who own water features has tripled from 2 to 6 million in the past three years, but to date only homes with large outside areas could accommodate a water garden. Now with the H2Oasis kit, anyone with a small patio, deck or balcony can have a water garden.
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