First Signs of Spring Home Sales Show Promise

BOULDER – ‘Home for Sale’ signs are popping up like spring tulips in Boulder County, showing early indications the selling season is likely to emerge strong this year. Those early positive signs are supported by February’s Boulder Area Realtor® Association sales stats...
CSU Extension – Get Your Grass in Shape

CSU Extension – Get Your Grass in Shape

  LONGMONT – A long, dry winter takes its toll on many of us, so much so that the first warm rays of spring brings the realization that we’re in sub-par form for having to face the neighbors this summer. Bald spots, oddly growing tufts, and weedy edges all mean one...
The Best and Worst Paint Colors for Every Room

The Best and Worst Paint Colors for Every Room

Colors have a proven psychological effect on our moods. And the colors we choose for our homes have a proven influence on our overall quality of life. Using color psychology, we can create a home that relaxes, energizes and focuses us where and when we need it most....
The essentials for a modern farmhouse design

The essentials for a modern farmhouse design

Modern Farmhouse design is one of this year’s hottest trends – and for good reason. The style combines the warmth of a traditional farm home with a streamlined, minimal aesthetic. And the result is not only stunning; it’s timeless. There are lots of ways...

Early Colorado Plant Sales Promise Summer Beauty

LONGMONT – As daylight creeps longer and warmth start seeping into our bones, gardeners emerge from winter into the sun. Blinking at the awakening landscape, we notice gaps that need filling, and indulge in flights of fancy that include gardens bursting with color. If...
4 ways to sell your home quickly

4 ways to sell your home quickly

LOVELAND – It’s tough keeping a home in showing condition and dealing with the disruption of showings, which is why most sellers want to sell quickly. Plus, it can be a relief to know that your home is under contract. How quickly a home sells has a lot to do with you...

Sow Onions for a Culinary Treat

LONGMONT – As you’re planting your spring kitchen garden, leave room for one of cooking’s basics that’s delicious enough to bring tears to your eyes. Growing onions in Colorado is easy, and if you want to add this allium to your vegetable plot, the time to get...
CSU Extension – Spring Lawn Care

CSU Extension – Spring Lawn Care

LONGMONT – March is roaring in like the lion it is, bringing with it a good amount of moisture for our dry soils. The recent storms with their snowfall were a welcome drink for parched landscapes, and one of the first plants to show their appreciation is lawns....
Boulder Ranks as the Happiest City in America

Boulder Ranks as the Happiest City in America

  BOULDER – If you live in Boulder and laugh a lot, pat yourself on the back. You – and 100,000 of your neighbors – put Boulder on the happiness chart. Fact is, Boulder is the happiest city in America, based on the Gallup-Sharecare Well Being Index. Using their...