New Leesburg market manager looks to bring in more vendors

New Leesburg market manager looks to bring in more vendors

Linda Florea / Correspondent LEESBURG — Like pieces from a puzzle, Danielle DeCaprio’s move to Lake County has fit together and given her a sense of community. A transplant from south New Jersey, DeCaprio moved to Florida about a year ago and decided to settle in the Leesburg area. “My heart felt drawn to Leesburg,” […]

Around the House: Over-the-counter cleaners can make surfaces dirtier

Around the House: Over-the-counter cleaners can make surfaces dirtier

Routine cleaning is probably the biggest part of any home’s maintenance. Dirt, filth, grime and mold can destroy surfaces, encourage wood-destroying bug infestations and create health-destroying environments. Most painting projects around the home are the result of failing to keep surfaces clean. Having to restore or replace components in the home is not an affordable […]

Are Gutter Guards Worth the Cost?

Are Gutter Guards Worth the Cost?

Laura Firszt – More Content Now One of the least popular homeowner “honey-do” tasks — right up there with toilet scrubbing or cat litter emptying — is (yuck) gutter cleaning. You could install gutter guards as a way to simplify this annoying chore, but are they really worth the cost? Let’s take a look at […]

Disrupting Housing: Younger Generations Leading the Way to Develop a Model for Ageless Homes

Disrupting Housing: Younger Generations Leading the Way to Develop a Model for Ageless Homes

Every person, regardless of age, can participate in creating a livable community. According to a newly published report from Generations United and the Eisner Foundation, opportunities that bring different generations together—even the tougher ones involving “tack[ling] critical problems” benefit the entire community. Though somewhat counterintuitive, finding solutions to meet the needs of older adults must […]