Tag: winter

How to Winter-Ready Your Trees

How to Winter-Ready Your Trees

Living in DuPage County, we know that winter comes all to quickly.  The article below will give you some insights into what you should do to prepare your trees for the coming onslaught of winter nastiness.  Give your trees the best possible chance to survive the winter. Helping trees survive winter weather But keep in […]

October 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Bring on the Blizzard!

Bring on the Blizzard!

I have to admit, I’m very excited about the impending blizzard. I feel like an excited elementary school kid; the anticipation of waking up to two-feet of snow in the morning is almost too much to contend with.

February 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Tubing at Blackwell’s Mt. Hoy in Warrenville

Tubing at Blackwell’s Mt. Hoy in Warrenville

If you have never gone tubing down Blackwell’s Mt. Hoy in Warrenville, you are missing out.  This is a great way to get outside and enjoy some winter fun (and cool views of the surrounding area) with the entire family. Tubes can be rented onsite – sleds are NOT permitted. Mt. Hoy is in located on […]

December 28, 2010 | By | Reply More
First Official Day of Winter Today

First Official Day of Winter Today

Yesterday was the last day of fall and today is the first official day of winter.

December 21, 2010 | By | Reply More
Holiday Music Events in Naperville this Weekend

Holiday Music Events in Naperville this Weekend

Take the family out and get into the Christmas spirit this weekend. These family-oriented, fun musical events are taking place throughout Naperville.

December 16, 2010 | By | Reply More
Wheaton College Christmas Concert

Wheaton College Christmas Concert

The Wheaton College Community School of Arts is presenting a Christmas concert this Saturday, December 18th in the Pierce Memorial Chapel at 12:30PM.

December 15, 2010 | By | Reply More
Home Winterizing, Top 3 Tips

Home Winterizing, Top 3 Tips

It’s not too late to reap the benefits from weatherizing your home. Here are some of the quickest, easiest ways to keep the cold winter air out… These are the top three, low-cost solutions that will bring you significant winter savings:

December 14, 2010 | By | Reply More

Christmas Tree Farms Near DuPage, Illinois

As Thanksgiving has now passed, it becomes clear that Christmas isn’t very far off. It’s time to find the perfect Christmas tree! There are quite a few Christmas tree farms in the area to get great fresh-cut Christmas trees

November 27, 2010 | By | Reply More
Heating and Cooling, Furnace Repair Tips

Heating and Cooling, Furnace Repair Tips

What to do when the heat goes out? During standard business hours, calling a furnace repair or heating and cooling technician out to your home is expensive. After-hours and weekend repairs can be silly-expensive. So, before calling out a furnace repairman, there are some things you’ll want to troubleshoot for yourself first.

November 23, 2010 | By | Reply More