Now that the weather has turned chilly, it’s time to start thinking about ways to save on heating costs. Here are some excellent ideas on weathering your home: Weather strip and insulate the attic access door. Seal around the outside of the chimney with metal flashing and high-temperature sealant such as flue caulk or muffler cement. […]
My name is Marta Miles, and I have been a reference librarian at TSCPL for 29 years. I'm a life-long animal lover and owner. I've owned guinea pigs, hamsters, fish, dogs, rabbits, and birds. I currently share my abode with a Bernese Mountain Dog named Boomer and a cockatiel named Piper. Come see me if you have questions about the Pets Neighborhood. You can also contact me if you have questions about books in our Home Neighborhood.
Contact Marta at firstname.lastname@example.org
October is National Crime Prevention Month and also the month for Halloween. The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) has some tips for keeping your house and kids safe: Clear your yard and sidewalk of any obstacles or decorations that may be hard to see in the dark, lest someone go bump in the night. Keep […]
If you are looking for videos that are entertaining and informative, check out the Pets Neighborhood.
Jackson Galaxy, host of the Animal Planet show My Cat from Hell, has written a memoir which tells about how he went from drug addict to cat trainer extraordinaire.
If you want to design a kids’ room that’s stylish and practical, come browse in the Home Neighborhood for lots of ideas.
Now that summer has arrived, it’s time to start cooking outside. The Library has severl books that can help you disign that perfect outdoor kitchen.
The Library’s Pets Neighborhood has many wonderful pet memoirs. Come check them out.
Any pet can have an unexpected injury or accident. It is important to be prepared before this happens in order to think clearly and act quickly during this stressful time.
You’re at a pet store looking for a small pet to purchase when you spot the turtles and tortoises. At first glance, they appear to be an easy pet to have in your home. There are, however, important things to consider before purchasing a pet turtle or tortoise.
October is Energy Awareness Month. Learn some fall and winter energy savings tips from energy.gov.
October is Adopt-a-Dog Month, and the Library has a number of books about the joys of rescuing a shelter dog.