• Overgrown Boxwood Shrub

    The Easy Way to Remove Overgrown Shrubs in Your Yard

    Spring is right around the corner. The warmer weather makes it hard for me to do any renovations on the inside of the house. I want to spend all my time outside, planting flowers and updating a few things on the porch. But, before I do any of that, I decided to tackle our front flower bed. More so, the overgrown shrubs we have planted along the front of our house. These things are about 6 feet high and almost that wide. They are so close together, you can’t tell where one plant ends, and the other begins. From what I can see, we have 3 different varieties; boxwoods, holly…

  • Eliminate Musty Odor In Home

    7 Tips to Eliminate a Musty Odor in Your Old Home

    We were so excited to get our hands on the Dogwood House, finally! We put our offer in the week before Thanksgiving and closed on it a few days after Christmas. We spent that month day-dreaming of all the updates we wanted to make on the house. And, how awesome it would look after all the work ended. Our first day here we realized something we had overlooked before. The house STUNK! The only way to describe that smell is “old house.” The house sat empty for so long before we got there, it was the perfect place for odors to grow. (Do odors grow?) I can handle a messy…