So, you've got to go. Maybe your employer is transferring you out of town, or maybe you can't make the monthly payments on your home and you are in default or heading toward it rapidly.
Whether your old flooring is looking a bit worn, you want to upgrade or just need a new look or feel, now is a good time to install new flooring. According to Dustin Downen, one of the owners of Marty's Flooring America in Valencia, tough economic times have actually caused flooring prices to become more competitive.
Though you may think we are out of winter and, indeed, some of your plants are thinking it, too, we are not out of the woods yet, according to Richard Green, owner of Green Landscape Nursery in Saugus - who has had many years of experience with SCV weather patterns and their effects on plants.
As Valentine's Day approaches again this year, our hearts and minds turn to romance. The stores are filled with red roses, heart-shaped boxes of chocolates, Valentine's Day balloons and, of course, Valentine cards. Who doesn't want to spend a romantic evening on Valentine's Day?
Maybe the recent winds have blown your old, rotten wood fence down, or maybe you have new neighbors and you realize you now need a tall privacy fence so you don't have to watch the guy sunbathe in his Speedo.
So, the interest rate on your $400,000 home loan jumped up last year, and your payments are killing you.
If the new year has inspired you to redecorate your home and/or change the colors of your walls, the most important thing is that you feel comfortable with your choices.
The Santa Clarita Valley Rose Society meets the second Sunday of each month, except July and August.
OK, we've been having a warm spell lately in the Santa Clarita Valley. Even so, many nights have been cold enough to induce the "fireplace urge," and more wintry weather is sure to come. So, now is the time to get your fireplace and chimney in shape for all that toasty snuggling ahead.