Inexpensive ways to maintain a clutter-free pantry

It only takes a few days or weeks for a clean kitchen pantry to become messy.  The clutter contained behind a closed door helps us keep the mess “out of sight, out of mind”…until we open the door to grab something.  However, the mess alone isn't as bad as realizing how much food has expired due to [...]

Tips to make your move less stressful

According to the United States Census Bureau, more than 37 million Americans move in a year. Since many of these moves happen in May, this month is recognized as National Moving Month.  Better Business Bureau President Tom Bartholomy said, “Moving is one of the most stressful events in a person’s life.” Whatever the reason for [...]

Smart Steps for New Homeowners

Smart Steps for New Homeowners People dream of pulling into their very own garage while never having to write another rent check again.  The freedom of painting the walls in your own home is exciting, but first-time homeowners can make many rookie mistakes and get into a financial mess. May 1 is known as New Homeowner’s [...]

Add Personality to Your Kitchen with a Tile Backsplash

Want to boost your kitchen’s wow factor? We can help! We are continually updating our product options to offer our home buyers the best in the west. When it comes to kitchens, cabinets aren’t the only thing you see. The kitchen backsplash adds depth to your kitchen through texture and color. A beautiful backsplash can be the [...]

Betenbough Homes Carpet Options

Catching up on the carpet series? Read Jennifer’s first post about manufacturers, fibers and styles and her second post about warranty, pad and color. We’ve talked about the basics behind a carpet purchase, so let’s move on to the carpet choices featured in the Betenbough Homes Design Center. We currently offer three different levels of [...]

Carpet In The Home: Warranty, Pad & Color

Catching up on the carpet series? Read Jennifer’s first post about manufacturers, fibers and styles.   The details about carpet that I presented in my last post were a “behind-the-scenes” look at the industry. Once you decide your preference of these basics, though, there are still more options to think about!  Warranty Most trusted brands of carpet [...]