4 All-Natural Cleaners You Can Make at Home

Over the past few decades, we Americans have grown used to running to the store whenever they need cleaning supplies. And often those cleaning supplies contain all sorts of chemicals that aren’t great for the environment. Or great for those…

6 Great New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

What’s the main goal of a New Year’s Eve party – apart from having fun? To stay up until midnight to see in the new year, with something special happening right at midnight to mark the occasion. This special event can be to go outside…

All About Fabulous Finds in Bend, Oregon with owner, Metina Christopherson

House Talk Episode 28: Have you visited Fabulous Finds in search of a treasure? If not, you're missing out. Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with House Talk. I’m really happy to welcome Metina Christopherson from Fabulous Finds. I…

What You Need to Know about New Construction Financing

House Talk Episode 27: What You Need to Know about New Construction Financing with Randy Vance of Premiere Mortgage Resources Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with House Talk. And I’m so excited to have Randy Vance back from…

All About the Bend ReStore Expansion with Nick and Paige

House Talk Episode 26 - Bend ReStore is Expanding! Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with House Talk. I’m so excited to have Paige and Nick back to visit from the ReStore here in Bend. I do want to mention one thing though.…

Easy and Elegant Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas

Thanksgiving is a time family to come together and give thanks for their many blessings. Decorating the outside and inside of your home is a great way to create a festive environment and make everyone feel welcome. Remember that elegance…

What Do People Love about Pahlisch Homes? with Victoria Eno

House Talk Episode 25 - What People Love Most about Pahlisch Homes with Victoria Eno Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with another edition of House Talk. I’m here to welcome Victoria Eno from Pahlisch Homes. Pahlisch is one…

Understanding Financing for Manufactured Homes with Randy Vance of Premier Mortgage Resources

House Talk Episode 24 - How Manufactured Home Financing Works with Randy Vance of Premier Mortgage Resources Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga. Welcome to House Talk. Today’s guest is Randy Vance with Premier Mortgage Resources. What…

Holiday Decor and Fire Safety with Tim Reardon of the Bend Fire Department

House Talk Episode 23 - Fire Safety and Holiday Decorations with Bend Fire Department's Tim Reardon Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with House Talk. I’m really excited today to have Tim Reardon from the Bend Fire Department.…

7 Ways to Fit More People Around the Table During The Holidays

During the holidays, it’s not uncommon to have so many guests and dishes in the dining room that you run out of space at the table. Never fear! Here are 7 ways to maximize table space during the holidays: Clear the table space When the…

What You Need to Know About Living Trusts with Karnopp & Petersen's Erin McDonald

House Talk Episode 22 - What You Need to Know About Living Trusts with Karnopp & Petersen's Erin McDonald Karen Malanga: Hi this is Karen Malanga with another edition of House talk. I have Erin McDonald here today, and I asked her…

7 Tips for Organizing Your Master Bathroom {Infographic}

There’s a belief that the larger a home is, the easier it is to keep it uncluttered. But often that’s not true – many times, the more room you have, the more the clutter expands to fit it! As with every other room in the house, the…