Sarah

About Sarah

Sarah is a savvy urbanite with small town roots. As a foodie, wine lover & adventurer, she loves the bustling city and the great outdoors equally. Her motto is that you don’t have to sacrifice comfort, convenience, or fresh air for small-scale urban living.

3 Fun & Fresh Drink Recipes Perfect for Summer Parties

So you’ve picked out the perfect sunglasses and straw hat combination but you’re still looking for something fantastic to serve at your next pool party or 4th of July BBQ. Instead of letting your drink list begin and end in the beer aisle, try out one of our fun & fresh drink recipes perfect for … [Read more...]

Ice Makers: A Basic Overview

With such a large abundance of different ice types, ice maker manufacturers, applications and models, it is important to know the basics, so you can choose an ice maker that will best meet your needs. Commercial units are most commonly used in bars, restaurants, hospitals, supermarkets and … [Read more...]

Freezer Ice Makers vs. Portable Ice Makers

There is always a great need for ice, but many people only become keenly aware of this fact when there is no ice available. Ice serves as the backbone for every great drink, and no party, barbeque, or venture out onto the water is complete without the presence of ice. When most people think of … [Read more...]

Portable Air Conditioners vs. Window Air Conditioners

Is a Portable Air Conditioner or a Window Air Conditioner the right unit for me? Whether you are looking for an air conditioner to be the primary source of cooling for your bedroom, living room or even office, it is important to consider what type of cooling system will best fit your needs and … [Read more...]

5 Must-Haves for Outfitting Your Outdoor Space

Whether it’s a small patio or large deck, having an outdoor entertaining space can easily translate into a spring and summer full of fun. All you need is some warm weather and a group of family and friends and you’ve got a recipe for success. If you really want to take your outdoor gatherings up a … [Read more...]

6 Things You Should Know About Portable Ice Makers

The idea of a portable ice maker is a fairly new one, but they have changed the way many families make ice for a number of reasons. There are many advantages to owning one, and there are some misconceptions as well. If you’re looking for an alternative ice solution, you should educate yourself on … [Read more...]

BUYER’S GUIDE: Portable Ice Makers

If you’re looking for a new way to have refreshing ice whenever and wherever you need it, we suggest investing in a portable ice maker. Not sure if portable is the way to go? Or not sure which unit is right for you? Not to worry, here’s everything you’ve ever wanted to know about these alternative … [Read more...]

How You Can Get Warm Now & Stay Cool This Summer

As energy costs rise and temperatures become even more extreme in all parts of the country, it becomes more and more expensive to stay comfortable during the cold months of winter and the hot months of summer. Despite the expense, it’s important to find relief from the extreme outdoor temperatures … [Read more...]

FAQs: Portable Ice Makers

Portable ice makers are a fantastic option for compact living spaces, such as apartments, boats and RVs. They are also a great alternative to buying bagged ice or dealing with troublesome ice trays. Whether portable ice makers are a novel idea to you or one you’ve been contemplating for a while, you … [Read more...]