Stroll Through History: Historic homes will be open for tours

Each year, a highlight of the Stroll Through History is the tour of beautiful, restored historic homes. Here are this year’s homes (and garden). Woodland Library Rose Club Garden, 250 First St. Worldwide recognition: In June, the Woodland Library Rose Club’s efforts were rewarded with the prestigious Garden of Excellence Award from the World Federation of […]

September 10, 2015 | Posted in Special Editions | Tagged ,

Proper planning is key to enjoyable home remodeling

After years of biding their time, waiting for the economy, job stability and home values to improve, many homeowners are ready to get their remodeling projects rolling. MAK Design+Build reports that new client contacts have increased significantly over the past few years. Clients often call with a long list of projects they have been putting […]

April 11, 2014 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

Blue Fountain Water discusses reverse osmosis

Ask the experts at Blue Fountain Water your water questions: Question: What are the benefits of a reverse osmosis unit? Answer: People usually purchase reverse osmosis drinking water systems for one of three reasons: To eliminate bottled water hassles, to have great tasting water readily available and protect their family from any possible problem in […]

March 30, 2012 | Posted in Ask the Expert | Tagged ,

Best carpeting and flooring store

1. Floors to Go 425 L St., Davis; (530) 756-0106   2. Monley’s Carpet One 3. Pyramid Flooring Systems Honorable mention: Home Depot

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Home Services | Tagged ,

Best window treatments

1. Davis Home Trends 2300 Fifth St., Davis; (530) 756-4187   2. Blind Ambition 3. The Perfect Window Honorable mention: Anderson Glass, Blinds Unlimited, Home Depot

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Home Services | Tagged ,

Best appliance store

1. Davis Ace: 240 G St., Davis; (530) 758-8000 2. Pearson’s Appliance 3. A-1 Appliance Honorable mention: Home Depot, Sears, Target

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Reader's Choice | Tagged ,