The Tree-A-Thon is a “Win Win!”
We are restoring riparian forest on Irwin Creek just upstream from where it empties into the Laguna and at the same time raising needed funds to support our programs. Restoring riparian forests increases wildlife habitat, improves water quality and temperature, and mitigates global climate change. Your donation will support not only this Restoration Program [...]
Below is from a series of emails I’ve had with David Bannister, our guest today on the Real Estate Hour, as we delve into the large eco-system many of us just call “the laguna”. Over 250 square miles, this vital eco-system provides flood control and supports a diverse, intricate eco-system of wetlands, forests [...]
Tomorrow’s show will be featuring the unique store called, “Re-Store” which touts itself as a “Home Improvement Outlet Store”. The store now has as a manager Mike Runyan who you may recall owned “Food 4 Less” and more recently “Skyhawk Market Place”. He is also a former City Council person from Santa Rosa. Mike brings [...]
Home Energy Rating Systems or HERS will be our topic today with return guest John Sutter ownner of ABS (Applied Building Science) Building Performance Contractor–For Energy related construction, applications and auditing. 707-528-3468 or direct: 707-703-5244 email@example.com
What is a Home Energy Rating?
A home energy rating involves an analysis of a home’s construction plans and [...]
I’m a tree planter! That’s right. I am going to help create wildlife habitat by restoring riparian cover on Irwin Creek as a participant in the 2011 Laguna Foundation Tree-A-Thon and in addition I’m going to be raising money for the Foundation. As a Realtor we appreciate making our community a great place to raise [...]
ReStore has moved into their new diggs off of Piner at Industrial. If you liked their tiny home off of Cleveland, you’ll be thrilled at all the space they now have. If you’ve never been, you really should stop in and peruse their goodies before heading off to the home improvent stores. Wondering what to do with all those [...]
17 Sonoma County farm markets to choose from! Thanks to the Press Democrat for compiling these! Spring is the season for Farmer’s Markets! Nothing anchors us to our area more than to see the bounty of our very fertile county spread out before you in a horn of plenty at a local Farmer’s Market. Just add [...]
Alternatives to New Homes in Sonoma County,California — Debuting of the “HybridCore Home” CaliforniaPacific Coast Builders Conference (PCBC )
PCBC is a community of builders and manufacturers, building scientists and architects, environmental engineers and landscape companies, working together to advance the art and science of community building. Started 50 years ago as [...]
The Commerce Department reported Wednesday that housing starts reached an annual rate of 791,000 last month, the lowest level since the department began tracking starts in 1959. The rate tumbled 4.5% from the revised reading of 828,000 in September.
Note also the magnitude of the drop in the chart below— it is unprecedented, having easily [...]
Lemons are NOT just for Lemonade. Lemons offer multiple purposes around the home and are perfect for green cleaning solutions! Lemons are great to use as cleaning agents because they have an anti-bacterial effect and are thought to contain antioxidant and anti-carcinogenic properties.
If you are the DIY’er and like to make your own green cleaners, [...]