Clayton Blog

Disasters can come in the form of a tornado, a hurricane, an earthquake, bad storms, flooding or even war. Whether a disaster is caused by nature or by human forces, it’s important to be prepared. Join us on September 30 for America's national PrepareAthon Day!

 

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Topics: Lifestyle

There are multiple changes when you go from renter to homeowner. For the most part, people typically start renting and later move on to buying a home of their own.

 

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Topics: Lifestyle

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching this Sunday, May 8th. Although every day should be a day for moms, Mother’s Day is a great day where you can focus on the mom in your life and show her how much she means to you.

 

Whether you make something homemade or find her the perfect gift, your mom will be happy to know she’s on your mind on her special day. Keep reading to check out some Mother’s Day gift ideas that you can give your mom this Mother’s Day!

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Topics: Lifestyle

 

Known as one of the the most exciting two minutes in sports, the Kentucky Derby, held at Churchill Downs, is a great reason to come together with friends and family for a southern garden party!

 

Growing up, my mom watched the Kentucky Derby every year, and the race was an important event in our home. Some years we would have people over, while other years, it would just be the immediate family. Every year, however, the race was an exciting event that we would all watch to see who could be the next potential Triple Crown winner!

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Topics: Lifestyle

If someone told me when I took up fly fishing that I would spend more time thinking and less time actually catching fish, I probably would have passed on the hobby. I’m a person who likes results. And quick results.

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Topics: Lifestyle

Plants tell us a lot about life. With nurture and care, they grow to be beautiful and even giving. In years past, plants were often given to new couples or new parents when they had a child. It’s a symbol of new life and wishing people a prosperous future, so let’s get back to giving gifts that keep on giving! 

 

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Topics: Lifestyle

In the past 60 years we have witnessed a boom in innovation. From cars that practically park themselves to smart phones that can take videos better than most cameras to being able to watch live sports in 3D, there are many available today that we never would have dreamed of 60 years ago.

 

3D Printed Home

 

Almost all of these technological innovations have contributed to helping us live a better life and simplify most tasks. 

 

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Topics: Lifestyle, Manufactured Housing

St. Patrick’s Day falls on March 17 each year, and what better way of celebrating than making traditional Irish recipes for your family and friends? A few popular St. Patrick’s Day recipes around this time of year are corned beef and cabbage, Irish soda bread and chocolate potato cake!

 

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Topics: Lifestyle

For most of us, winter time is when we slow our daily hustle. The sun is setting by the time we get off from work, the weather is cold or rainy and we feel like slowing down in general. 

 

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Topics: Lifestyle, Lawn and Garden

Christmas is wonderful! But when the season ends, it's time to put up all your decorations. 

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Topics: Lifestyle, Home Maintenance