You Don’t Have to Be an American Sniper to Give Back to the Veteran Community

Following the release of the Oscar-winning film American Sniper, a wave of patriotism swept across America, igniting a new wave of military support and feelings of patriotism. The film covers both the military career and personal story of Chris Kyle, a humble Navy SEAL hailing from Texas who is now known as the deadliest sniper … [Read more…]

How to Donate Your Lightly Used Clothing to Charity

Did you know that you may be throwing out clothing unnecessarily? Many people find that they quickly grow tired of the garments they own. Either trends have changed, or people simply think that the clothing is unusable. The truth, however, is that textiles are some of the most easily recyclable materials on the planet. Approximately … [Read more…]

Things to Consider When Buying an Amish-Built Gazebo

Gazebos are pretty much a staple of outdoor structures. They serve both a functional and an aesthetic purpose — for entertaining and to add interest to the outside of a home. Since the Amish are famous for creating handcrafted custom wooden structures, they’re becoming pretty popular for homeowners looking to add a gazebo to their … [Read more…]

Three Lessons You Can Learn From Spongebob’s Decorating Skills

Who lives in a pineapple under the sea, and has some of the most tasteful nautical home decorations decking out his living room? Everyone’s — even adults’ — favorite cartoon sea animal, Spongebob Squarepants. While few people would ever want to recreate the silly sponge’s pineapple bungalow in their own homes, it’s hard not to … [Read more…]

5 Things You Don’t Want to See in a Self Storage Building

Many people find self storage units to be the most convenient and affordable solution for protecting seasonal or unused items. But not all self storage facilities are equal in quality, and you should expect to do some careful inspections before settling on one. The most important piece of advice you can keep in mind when … [Read more…]

Have Clothing Donations? Here’s Why You Should Drop Them Off or Have Them Picked Up

Did you know that the United States produces approximately 30% of the world’s solid waste? On average, the entire country contributes about 11 billion tons of trash to landfills and other parts of the world, making our nation one of the leading polluters around the globe. A significant portion of that waste — about 12 … [Read more…]

Have Spare Clothing Laying Around? Consider Donating to Charity

As horrible as it sounds, thousands of men, women, and children in the U.S. have reached the end of their luck and are out on the streets with nowhere to go. Worst yet, many of the less fortunate struggle to find suitable clothing. Especially in places with cold winters, the homeless and poverty-stricken who lack … [Read more…]