Tom McNeill of Acorn Action's Blog

Houseplants for Low Light Conditions
Posted on 08/18/2019
Houseplants for Low Light Conditions
We've all been there. You're excited to put life into your home with houseplants. The problem is that they keep dying. Whether you have a jet black thumb or just a brown thumb, it is hard for you to find plants that will last long enough to get their benefits. There are different things to take into consideration...
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Getting the Bahama look
Posted on 08/11/2019
Getting the Bahama look
Blissful breezes, palms sweeping the heavy air, waves rolling onto warm sand—whether you're looking to take a vacation or trying to create a relaxing space in your home, the islands’ siren song calls. Recreating the island look in your space can be an elaborate enterprise or a simple changeup. Either way, bringing the islands home adds character and...
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160 Wakefield Circle #160, East Hartford, CT 06118 is now new to the market!
Posted on 08/09/2019
160 Wakefield Circle #160, East Hartford, CT 06118 is now new to the market!
2 bedroom townhouse with 1.5 baths and open floor plan on the first floor. Nice kitchen and large living room with slider to back fence...
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Important Cleaning Tools to Buy for Your New Home
Posted on 08/04/2019
Important Cleaning Tools to Buy for Your New Home
We all love a clean house. And your mother always seemed to make cleaning seem effortless. That magical sparkle and crisp, fresh scent evoked all that made her talent special. But now you have a home of your own and want to make your own magic. Here are the items you need to keep in your cleaning arsenal...
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150 Ralph Road, Manchester, CT 06040 now has a new price of $240,000!
Posted on 08/04/2019
150 Ralph Road, Manchester, CT 06040 now has a new price of $240,000!
This oversized raised ranch has plenty of comfortable space with hardwood floors throughout. 2.5 baths and a fireplace expansive den with bar. Full bath off the den. Just short of a half acre with in-ground pool for enjoyment and entertainment at home. Pool is maintained by Aqua...
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Hacks to Saving Energy in Your Home
Posted on 07/28/2019
Hacks to Saving Energy in Your Home
The fight to sustain planet earth has gone beyond the responsibility of just a few to the responsibility of all inhabitants. Diminishing energy sources, limited human resources, pollution, and other environmental concerns sit at the top of the to-do list of every country across the globe. Experts have awakened to the need to sustain planet earth and unearthed...
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Another Property Sold - 35 Colonial Drive, Windsor, CT 06095
Posted on 07/27/2019
Another Property Sold - 35 Colonial Drive, Windsor, CT 06095
Move right into this lovely raised ranch that sits on a family friendly cul-de-sac. Features a gorgeous with maple glazed cabinets with granite countertops, and stainless appliances in the kitchen, Updated bathrooms, newer roof, windows and exterior doors....
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Five Ways to Use Honey in Your Diet
Posted on 07/21/2019
Five Ways to Use Honey in Your Diet
The benefits of honey are unlimited. It is a cure for cough and catarrh. Apart from that, it helps to maintain proper digestion, healthy skin, and it boosts immunity. A lot of people that appreciate the benefits of honey use it daily. However, there are people with busy lifestyles, who only consider honey a cool product kept in...
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True Values at the Dollar Store
Posted on 07/14/2019
True Values at the Dollar Store
The wide variety you can find at the bargain dollar stores may be a treasure hunt or a total waste of your money. When it comes to choosing those items that are worth a quick trip to the store; experience is a good teacher. You could also ask your friends who shop at dollar stores what they have...
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Home Improvement Considerations
Posted on 07/07/2019
Home Improvement Considerations
Your home can undergo a variety of improvements, both inside and out. Enriching the beauty and value of a home is just one reason for improvements; they should also be to repair any damages. Adding more space or making the home safer are also good reasons for home upgrades. There are several different reasons to do improvements, and...
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Going Green with a Modular Home
Posted on 06/30/2019
Going Green with a Modular Home
Being environmentally conscious is important to you. Your goal is to produce less waste in as many avenues as possible. You want to control your carbon footprint. If any of these statements describe you take a moment before you start drawing up plans for a stick-built home and consider your modular options. Prefabricated houses are an excellent option...
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Hidden Moving Cost
Posted on 06/23/2019
Hidden Moving Cost
If you are not used to the process, moving your home will cost you more than what you budgeted. Your moving costs hinge on how far you’re going, how much stuff you own, and many other factors. However, understanding some of the hidden costs of moving is one of the ways to minimize your moving expenses. Therefore, take...
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