Importance of Filter Change

 If you have a moment, we would like to give you a quick breakdown on the importance of changing the air filter in your home’s HVAC system, as well as tell you how often your filter needs to be changed. But question is: Why is Changing Your Air Filter so Important?...

Commercial Painting

 As a commercial and industrial painting contractor, we have the expertise and equipment to professionally paint a variety of structures including hotels, high-rises, hospitals, churches and even roller coasters! Commercial painting requires careful planning,...

Beat the Heat in a Pool

 We’re right in the middle of summer and the temperature keeps rising going over the three digits, swimming pools offer the perfect way to cool down, relax and enjoy. Kids love them too, there are many fun games and activities that you can do inside a pool to make...

Debbie’s Sewing and Interiors

Spruce up your outdoors with new cushions, new umbrellas and new Sunbrella Fabrics. These fabrics come in patterns, such as striped or floral, and are available in every color under the sun to choose from. Maybe all your existing cushions need are new slipcovers? Add...

The Best Trees for Santa Clarita

 If you have lived in Santa Clarita for any length of time, you have become accustomed to our beautiful tree-lined boulevards and shady parks and paseos. You have also probably noticed that some trees are better adapted than others for this area. Some trees you may...

Hart High School’s Gwen Booth

 Gwen Booth was a member first class to attend and ultimately graduate from the Santa Clarita Valley’s first high school, William S. Hart High, in 1949. When she entered as a ninth grader the year it opened, 1945, the school was located on the campus of Newhall School...

Routine Maintenance

 If you don’t know this already, regular maintenance for your heating and air conditioning units is very important. The people who don’t realize this are often those whose systems unexpectedly break down, leaving them without any heating or air conditioning during...

Green to Clean

 This time of year your swimming pool can turn green very fast. What causes a swimming pool to grow algae so fast in the summer?  Before I tell you the answer, let’s start by eliminating all the most common, but incorrect, reasons people think is causing their pool to...

Shelf Three Ways: Change Up Your Accessories to Mix Up Your Style Bring one of the hot new trends—Color Form, Gallerie, TerraCottage—into your home the easy way, with a fun shelf tableaux that suits your taste.

 Shelf Idea #1: Color Form When it comes to home decor and entertaining, I’m all for oversized, organically-shaped serving pieces because they add interest to any table setting and work well with the Color Form trend. The classic white color allows you to mix and...

It Is Time We Were All a Bit More Water Wise

When you are ready to create a beautiful, sustainable garden that will improve the community and the earth; you should decide who you want to work with based on what they know. If you are interested in that kind of a garden, keep reading. Most of the garden...

A Superior Clean!

Superior Bidet is a modern bidet company, based in Miami, that provides a line of innovative, affordable and stylishly designed bidet attachments that improve the toilet hygiene of people of all ages while helping to protect the planet from the environmental damage...

The CleverMade Cooler

The company says, “Never let your guests get thirsty by keeping cold drinks on hand all night! With the Snapbasket cooler holding 50 cans plus ice, and keeping it cold for 36 hours, your guests will never be disappointed.” Let me tell you first hand, they are right!...

Summer is Coming

Every year when the weather changes all the pools become more difficult to maintain and algae will grow much faster. When the pool water is very cold in the winter, about 40 degrees, algae has a very hard time growing. Think of melted snow in a river; ever wonder why...

How to Get the Most from Your Service Provider

 I look forward to answering the phone every day, trying to help people with their garage door needs. Because there are a limited number of motor brands and models, we can usually give a price for repair over the telephone. We ask direct questions so that we can...

At Preferred Glass…

 We at Preferred Glass & Windows work with more than just glass and mirrors; we also install and replace doors, windows, showers and tubs as well as storefronts. A Warm Welcome Our team works with a variety of door products including vinyl, fiberglass, aluminum,...

Furniture for Your Gardens

 Sunny days of summer inspire dreams of enjoying one’s garden, and now is the perfect time to live those dreams.  Your perfect place needs to beckon your escape at the day’s end.  It should bring romance to your garden and accommodate family and friends in cool...

Smart Homes

 Many people are looking to purchase a home or remodel an existing home. Of those looking to buy, affordability concerns encourage some to look into homes that are older and need renovation. For those who want to hold on to what they already own, they are starting to...

Patio Furniture Trends for 2018

It’s patio season! If you’re in the market for new patio furniture or just want a new look for your outdoor space, you need to know what’s in and what’s out. Here’s a look at 12 hot patio furniture trends for the upcoming summer season. Mixing Materials This season,...

Be Summer Ready

Spring is here and it’s time to plan for this summer of fun swimming which means it’s time to have your pool filter cleaned. In Southern California, a DE style filter is the kind everybody has.  Let’s make this easy. If your filter is metal don’t bother to clean it,...

How to Avoid Electrical Fires

  ADVERTISE WITH US CLICK HERE Come and See Us on Main Street by Darlene Mercado | Jul 25, 2018 | Gifts from the Heart  The heat is here, and we are ready for some much-anticipated pool days! Closet on Main is here to provide you with all of your summer needs, from...

Why Get a New Garage Door?

 Do you know what the number one return on investment for home remodeling projects is? Kitchens? Bathrooms? No, it’s garage doors! When you buy a mid-priced garage door, you get between 73 and 84 percent back in added value to your home! And in the Greater Los Angeles...

Enjoy Summer with Peace of Mind

 Summer is just a few short weeks away. Whether you plan to soak up the sun on a beach, ski the Alps or hit the green on your favorite golf course, make your next getaway truly relaxing. It’s often hard to get that much-needed R & R when you’re worried about...

America’s Favorite Flower

 It would be difficult to imagine a landscaped garden without roses.  With ample sun, average water, and good air circulation, roses can be enjoyed by almost anyone. Roses have excellent landscape value.  Ground cover varieties blanket gentle slopes and open areas. ...

Four Tips for Summer Decorating

Today, me and five blogger friends are sharing our five tips for summer decorating which will give you a total of 30 tips to try at home! Thanks to Jennifer from Decor Gold Designs and Randi from Randi Garrett Designs for hosting this great tour. My 5 summer...

Small Companies and the Big Box Stores

 When choosing your garage door, you have a variety of buying choices. Not just in model or brand, but in large or small company. As a garage door insider, I know that some of you choose the big box stores. I suggest you don’t, especially since there are so many...