Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Home Flooring Options

If you're shopping for flooring for your home building or updating project, consider the many eco-friendly options available. Read all about them by clicking on the link below.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Musical Evening

Music of the Night: a Concert Tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber, opens tomorrow March 30, 2011, at the Flat Rock Playhouse.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Flowers for Spring

Welcome spring with raised flower beds. Check out the instructions provided by Lowe's for building them yourself!

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Sweet Treats

Support the American Cancer Society and indulge your sweet tooth! Attend the second annual Cupcakes for Cures event this Saturday afternoon, 1:00-3:00, at the Grove Park Inn. To enter your confections, deadline for cupcake entry is Wednesday, March 23, 5:00 p.m.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Quilt Exhibit Saturday

National Quilting Day is this Saturday, March 19, 2011. Stop by the Blue Ridge Mall in Hendersonville to see quilting demonstrations and vote for your favorite quilt! For more information, click on the following link.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011


Before you start your remodeling project, check out Asheville's Habitat for Humanity Deconstruction Program. A great way to easily have your unwanted items removed and help the community!

Tag Office Moving

The license tag office on Smokey Park Hwy is moving to a new location next week. The office will be closed on Monday, March 21, 2011 and re-open at the new location in the South Forest/Ingles shopping center, on Hendersonville Road, on Tuesday, March 22, 2011.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Before starting that remodeling project...

Check the website below to find out what permits you might need before you start swinging that hammer.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Daylight Savings Time this Sunday

Don't forget to move your clocks forward one hour for Daylight Savings Time 2011. Officially the time change is set for 2 a.m. Sunday, March 13, 2011. To learn lots of interesting facts and trivia about the event, click on the link below.

Monday, March 7, 2011

Art and Poetry contest for area students...

Riverlink's 4th annual Voices of the River Art and Poetry Contest, for K-12 students, is accepting submissions now through April 6, 2011. For details, click on the following link:

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Asheville and pets go together!

Click on the link below for suggestions on boarding, shopping, and treats for your 4-legged companion.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Insulating your hot water pipes a good idea.

The cost to heat water in your home can be lessened by insulating the hot water pipes. Another benefit is a shorter wait time for the hot water to start flowing!

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Looking for an Asheville condo?

Check out this 2BR2BA unit in quiet, gated community. Clubhouse, pool, and tennis courts plus a double carport with storage!

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Orchids now in bloom at Biltmore

Beautiful orchids are on display this month at the Biltmore House conservatory.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Mountain Music!

The 16th Annual Bluegrass First Class Festival is set for this weekend, Feb. 18-20, 2011, at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Asheville.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Enjoy your fireplace or woodstove.

Stay warm by the fire, but keep safety in mind. Review important guidelines at the website below.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Get ready to ride!

Winter is a good time to learn all about the care and maintenance of your bicycle. Choose from a variety of local workshops.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Celtic music fan?

Visit the Grove Park Inn this weekend, Feb. 4-6, 2011, for some Irish fun during their Celtic Adventure Weekend. Check out the concerts offered at their website below.

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Basement Ceiling Insulation

Adding basement ceiling insulation is a worthwhile endeavor. It not only provides energy efficiency, but also helps with soundproofing.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Can you trust a groundhog?

Let's hope that Punxsutawney Phil is right! According to the legend, an early spring is in the future. For some groundhog trivia, click on the link below.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Asheville in the news...

Fodor's has named Asheville as one of their 21 top places to visit in 2011! Read the article by clicking on the link below.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Waterfalls in Winter

Icy waterfalls are a sight to behold. You'll find many around WNC near Asheville. Venture out to see them, but bundle up and be careful!

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Save Energy!

For energy efficient items for your home, be sure to visit your local Lowe's, winner of national awards from the EPA and the Department of Energy for their leadership in promoting energy efficiency.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Dinner and a Movie in Asheville

Combine your dining out and big screen entertainment in one spot! Visit Asheville Pizza & Brewing Company on Merrimon Avenue for a great time.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

New listing!

Bank owned new construction. 3BR/3BA home with 2 car garage in small quiet community. Features include large great room with fireplace and stainless appliances in kitchen. $219,900.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Linen closet too full?

Get more storage space by using the area under your beds! Rubbermaid makes a cool underbed storage bin on wheels.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Dry winter air a problem?

To combat the dry air in your home this winter, a humidifier can help solve the problem. Click on the link below to read about the benefits.

Friday, January 7, 2011

New Listing!

Just level home with many high end features. 3BR/2BA, 2,466 square feet. Huge master suite and triple garage.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Time for Winter Sports

Western NC is home to a number of fun destinations for winter sports. Check out the following website for more information.