How to rid your home of drafts
A home that is full of drafts is inefficient and expensive. And drafty homes are not just a problem when the weather is cold, as air that seeps in when you're trying to keep the home cool can be an inefficient nuisance as well.
- RAGBRAI® passes through Pella - See slideshow See more photos from RAGBRAI, Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, as it passes through Pella on Thursday. Pella served as a pass-through community during the route. Cyclists will overnight in Oskaloosa following their brief 'rest' in Pella.
- Pella welcomes RAGBRAI® - See slideshow RAGBRAI, Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, is an eight-day event where the riders will endure tough hills and difficult turns after months of training. On Thursday, July 25, the cyclists made their way through the little Dutch town of Pella. See more photos in next week's edition of The Chronicle
Prepping the fireplace for the season
Ensuring fireplaces are prepared for a season of use is important from a safety standpoint and for personal comfort as well.
- How to rid your home of drafts