How to Give Your Vacation Rental Guests a Luxury Hotel Experience

Travelers who choose vacation rentals like Airbnb, VRBO and HomeAway over traditional hotels do so for any number of reasons. Capacity, budget, location, amenities; these are all important to people traveling solo or with companions, for business and pleasure.As an Airbnb host, the best thing you can do to maximize your profits is to offer your guests a stay comparable to what they might find in a…

Start a Green Committee in Your Office

One way to amplify your community’s efforts in sustainability is to start a green committee at work. I’ve launched several green committees in my corporate career and I’d like to share what worked: Just do it. You don’t have to be an expert in all things green to start a committee. A commitment to Earth is the only requirement; start the club today! Put regular meetings on the calendar (weekly,…

Choosing the Best Bedding for Seniors

At any age, it’s important that we all get the restful sleep we require to maintain a healthy lifestyle. For seniors, it’s especially crucial for them to have the proper bedding & equipment that will help them sleep comfortably and safely. Below are five bedding accessories recommended for seniors that will help provide a safe haven and peaceful environment.1. Bed Rails: Having a safe bed is prior…

Help Your Local Homeless Shelter by Donating New Bedding

Homeless shelters in the United States are in need of help all year long, but especially during this time of year when people seek shelter from the cold winter months. Did you know there are simple ways you can help your local homeless shelter, like donating household items such as new bedding? Too many people in our country are hungry and lack safe shelter. According to the 2018 Annual Homel…

Small Steps to Sustainable Living

This week, we're launching a new line of eco-friendly bedding. planetWISE takes recycled water bottles and turns them into incredibly comfortable pillows, comforters, and mattress pads. planetWISE will have their own site and blog as well so to celebrate their launch, here is a post from the planetWISE blog.SMALL STEPS TO SUSTAINABLE LIVING: PLASTICWAREEver since the news came out a…

Unraveling the Mystery of Thread Counts

One of life’s great mysteries of adulthood is thread count. What does it mean? How high is high enough? What’s too low? How does it make a difference? What other factors should I know about?A cotton fabric’s thread count refers to the total number of horizontal and vertical threads woven within one square inch. However, the metrics to measure this number may differ by manufacturer and by fabric u…