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10 Tips on Going Green

Toni Smith said on May 17th, 2011 filed under: LOCAL AREA PHOTOS

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate is a great resource for articles on home improvement and more! Here is a sample:


Tip #1 – Turn off the lights when not needed, even as you go from room to room in the course of your day (or evening).

According to ENERGY STAR, as much as 20 percent of a home’s energy use comes from light bulbs. Using a compact fluorescent light bulb (CFL) requires about 75 percent less energy than incandescent, but lights that are turned off save the most energy of all. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tahoe Trash and Bears

Paul Smith said on May 15th, 2011 filed under: LOCAL AREA PHOTOS

Now that the snow is melting the bear activity seems to be increasing.

Just a reminder to be sure that all your trash is not accessible to the wildlife.

Bears Lake Tahoe Read the rest of this entry »

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Could Spring Be Coming to Lake Tahoe?

Paul Smith said on April 25th, 2011 filed under: LOCAL AREA PHOTOS

Flying over Lake Tahoe

Flying over Lake TahoeJust wanted to share with you this  photo of Lake Tahoe that I took during a flight to South Lake Tahoe this month.

Interested in knowing how I put this watermark on my photo?

Check out this website: www.picnik.com

I learned about this website and 49 more at the California Association of Realtors Expo this past month.

Watch for more helpful blogs with free website tips coming soon.


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Awesome Ski Day at the Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area

Toni Smith said on March 24th, 2011 filed under: COMMUNITY, LOCAL AREA PHOTOS, LOCAL NEWS

This morning I woke up early and decided to go Cross Country Skiing.  Do to the recent sets of storms, I have been shoveling everyday to keep my house cleared out.

I headed up to my favorite trail, Lakeview.

Lake Tahoe Cross Country SkiingThe trail had not been groomed so it was quite a climb to the top. Read the rest of this entry »

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Shoe Collection Continues in Tahoe City

Paul Smith said on March 23rd, 2011 filed under: COMMUNITY, EVENTS, LOCAL AREA PHOTOS, LOCAL BUSINESS

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Collection Box at Better Homes and Gardens RE

Many thanks to area businesses who put Soles4Souls boxes in their places of business.

Coldwell Banker  was very open to the idea and helped get the word out.

Cindy the owner of a local gym, “Asante” has placed a box a the entrance for her members.

Tahoe Mountain Resorts has a box located in their Northstar Office.

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Would you like to host an event or maybe have a collection box placed at our business?
Contact me for more information

Read my past blog on Soles4Souls

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