Whether you are a home owner or looking to own a home in the future, preparing your home in between seasons is an important step to take. Now that fall is officially here, it's time to make sure you stay warm and cozy during those dark nights. The steps listed below will help your home stay energy efficient throughout the season and protect your beloved investment for years to come. From DIY projects to calling your local repair man these are a few of our energy effient ways to get ready for winter!
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Fall is the perfect season to try and explore some local activities in your area. Once the heat wave dies down and the need to sit inside a cool room fades away, you can spend the weekend enjoying the outdoors! Fall can be a busy time with fall festivals, football games or camping reservations every weekend, so we put together some options for your next outing.
Just because Labor Day weekend is over, it doesn’t mean summer has to stop! In the Southeast the higher temperatures continue. While it may not be in the 90’s anymore, the upper 80’s is still a great reason to get out and enjoy your local swimming holes before the season is completely over. Whether you enjoy some time by a stream or river or jump in the frigid waters for a refreshing dip, we've compiled a couple of options for your next adventure. Pack along your car camping gear or load the van for a day trip not to be forgotten!
With a slight chill in the air, Fall is nearing and some would say the best hiking of the year is about to unfold. In the Southeast United States, the tree tops turn a magnificent red, orange and yellow hues to welcome the cooler weather. Some years the glory may only last a few weeks, and some years the fall colors stick around for 2 to 3 months depending on your elevation. With so many amazing places to visit we want you to have plenty of time to plan your fall trips. Check out some of our tips and destinations to visit for some beautiful fall foliage near you.
Spring time is right around the corner which means camping season is here. Plus, there's patio time for fun neighborhood cook outs, and of course outdoor concerts, festivals and gatherings with delicious summer brews. Salivating yet? We know your calendar will get hectic between social gatherings and work, so we laid out a couple of options to check out in the North Carolina area this year.
Fall brews are best enjoyed with friends around a fire, outside camping, or simply lounging on the cool porch after a long day! Spiced porters and apple sours sometimes take a full year to brew just in time for the fall season. Since Blue Ridge Chair Works is nestled in Western North Carolina area, we picked 5 local favorites we hope you will enjoy and share with your friends and family this fall.
Is a bottle of wine your go-to option when attending a fall party? Don’t settle for easy at your next dinner party, get creative and wow your friends and family with some delicious fall beverages we think they will love! Nothing says fall better than warm food, cinnamon spiced lattes and pumpkin beer!
The changing of seasons does not only mean comfy blankets, fall foliage and delicious pumpkin beers, but also amazing seasonal foods! Some of our our fall favorites include acorn squash, sweet potatoes, turnips, apples, and of course pumpkin. Fall colors of orange and red are known to have significant health benefits like vitamin A and tons of antioxidants.
As hard as we are trying to hold on to summer, we can't act like we aren't just a little excited for fall. Fall is the start of so many great things: family holidays, leaves turning, cool weather, and even a certain type of latte that we know better than to mention. As we look forward to the start of a new season, we are also looking forward to new travel destinations and long weekends full of bonfires, warm drinks and hikes in crisp fall air. As long as we're daydreaming, here are a few destinations we can't wait to go out to as the tempertures start to drop: