• Pros and Cons of Backyard Hardscaping for Pets

    Creating a pet-friendly environment that minimizes wear and tear on your yard can be challenging. If you’re tired of pet-related blemishes ruining your landscaping, consider hardscaping. Here are 3 pros and 3 cons of hardscaping.   Pros:   #1 Less digging Dogs who enjoy digging can cause serious headaches for their owners. Hardscaping is an [...]

  • Prepping your home for a new dog

    Pets find their way into their owner’s hearts with companionship and playful antics. But, bringing a new dog into your home calls for some important adjustments to your living space. Here are six tips to ensure that your home is ready for a new pup. #1 Before the Big Day Before your pet arrives, have [...]

  • How to Create a Cozy Living Room for Your Pet

    During the next few months of chilly weather, you’ll want to make sure to have a cozy place in your for your pets to rest and relax. Here are eight tips to keep your pets out of the cold (and out of trouble), during the winter season:   #1 Pets don’t care if it’s cute. [...]

  • 6 Efficient Backyard Clean Up Tips to Keep it Fido-Friendly

    Our pets enjoy our backyards as much as we do, whether they’re digging, running or laying in the grass on a sunny day. So, here are some quick and easy yard maintenance tips to help you keep your entire family yard-happy — the furry and the non-furry alike!   #1 Manicure it. Give your lawn [...]

  • 6 Imperative Pet Safety Tips for Condo and Apartment Living

    Living in an apartment or condo doesn’t mean you have to wait to adopt a pet. Cats, dogs, and other pets can thrive in smaller settings — it just takes some extra preparation and care, especially in the case of dogs. Here are some pet safety tips for small-space dwellers keen on adopting a pet: [...]

  • Pet Friendly Gardening Tips and Tricks

    Traditional Patio by SGL Contractors, LLC in Levittown, PA Dogs love to play outside. Even cats and small furry pets can safely enjoy the outdoors supervised in a pet-proof enclosure or using a pet-appropriate harness. For those of us who like to keep our backyards green and lush, having pets means having gardens that can [...]

  • Pet Mess? Quick Tips for Cleaning Furniture

    Photo courtesy of Joseph Koelbel Architect in Brooklyn, NY When removing stains and other pet debris from your furniture, you don’t want to spend half an hour or more on the project. Sometimes — in the worst cases — the stains are deep and require a lot of work or a professional cleaning service — [...]

  • Pet Accidents: How to Clean Them Up and Prevent Future Occurences

    Casual / Comfortable Hallway by Heather’s House Cleaning in Las Vegas, NV Having a dog or cat, like having a child, means your flooring stands to see increased traffic and possibly some stains over time. You can take steps to prevent stains, like house-training your animals from the time they arrive home, but even that [...]

  • Pet-Friendly Home Remodeling Ideas

    Adding new family members to your home means changing up its design and making adjustments for the health and happiness of your new additions. Just like you would make improvements for a new child, you’ll need to make a few changes for the benefit of your new pets too. While you don’t have to design [...]

  • Quick Storage Solutions for Potentially Dangerous Foods

    Sometimes our pets get adventurous and search our homes for things to sniff and eat. And sometimes, they find things that pose a hazard to their health — food in the kitchen, in particular. It’s important to store food out of our pets’ reach to prevent them from getting sick and requiring an emergency trip [...]