BBQ Recipe of the Month: Grilled Beef Salad with Lemongrass Dressing

[myrecipes.com. (2014, July). Grilled Beef Salad with Lemongrass Dressing. [online recipe]. Retrieved from http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/grilled-beef-salad-with-lemongrass-dressing] Ingredients Dressing: 1/2 cup coarsely chopped fresh mint 1/4 cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro 1/4 cup thinly sliced shallots 1/4 cup fresh lime juice $ 2 tablespoons chopped green onions 2 tablespoons chile paste with garlic 1 1/2 tablespoons fish sauce Read more

The 411 on Pellet Stoves

[Quadrafire.com. (2015, August 4). The 411 on Pellet Stoves [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://www.quadrafire.com/Shopping-Tools/Blog/The-411-on-Pellet-Stoves.aspx] There are many reasons to heat your home with a pellet stove. The most prominent being the benefits of heating with a renewable fuel and reduced heating costs, especially if your central heat source uses costly propane or fuel oil. That’s the Read more

Outdoor Living Trends to Boost Your Curb Appeal

[Heatilator.com. (2015, July 29). Outdoor Living Trends to Boost Your Curb Appeal . Retrieved from http://www.heatilator.com/Shopping-Tools/Blog/Outdoor-Living-Trends-to-Boost-Your-Curb-Appeal.aspx] When people drive up to you house, does it draw them in? You’re familiar with curb appeal – it’s that first impression from the street that makes them want to see more. Most of us would love to have Read more

3 Reasons Fireplaces Will Never Go Out of Style

[heatnglo.com. (2015, July 29). 3 Reasons Fireplaces Will Never Go Out of Style [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://www.heatnglo.com/Shopping-Tools/Blog/3-Reasons-Fireplaces-Will-Never-Go-Out-of-Style.aspx] What makes a fireplace timeless? This tool that was created out of necessity has remained an in-demand design element, even as homes are outfitted with alternative heating solutions. Ending a day or entertaining a party fireside is an Read more