When you get the memo that you will be hosting the family
holidays this year in Fargo, don’t stress about it. As a million questions run through your
mind and the unknown of how you’ll get everything done emerges, we are here to tell you that it can be a simple and organized
Whether you are
having five or 50 guests over for the holidays, these
tips can help reduce your stress and ensure your home is safe and
- A storage-packed island will provide maximum space in the most important room during
the holidays—the kitchen. Everyone can help chop up veggies, cook up a storm
and utilize pull out counter tops for hot dishes.
After a full day of cooking, a kitchen island with hidden nooks and crannies makes it
easy to clear away the after-dinner mess so you can relax with loved ones.
- The holidays are a great time for you to dress up your fireplace with up-to-date design trends. This space can really set
the celebratory mood for your whole home. Whether you want a television or
various decorations hung above the mantel, the possibilities to add a personal
touch are everywhere.
- Now is a great time to call in the professionals at Pella Windows and Doors in
Fargo to insulate and seal your windows. Keep your guests
warm in those rooms you rarely use. Reduce the chilly drafts by adding insulation,
or even replacement
to make sure everyone has a warm and cozy holiday.
- The winter
months can sometimes get to be a little dreary. Through the brisk season in Fargo, it can be difficult to find vibrant colors outside
of your friend’s ugly Christmas sweater or Grandma’s
cookie frosting. Get creative with indoor plants and flowers —this
will add some life and is a great outlet for a craft day.
- Whether the kids need a table or there simply
aren’t enough seats,
make sure to provide enough easy seating and places to
your guests. Don’t forget about a cozy spot
to settle after a big Thanksgiving dinner, either.
- Let’s be real, holiday food is the best. Touch up on your home, but also fine-tune
your favorite recipes. When your food completes the beauty of your kitchen, your guests will want to come back to the best
kitchen in Fargo every year. If you don’t like cooking, add fun with
festive plates to put tasty treats on.
- Before the holidays is
the perfect time to check or install your smoke alarms.
Fires are common during
the holiday season. No matter how great of a cook you are, sometimes things
go wrong in the kitchen—it is better to be prepared and keep your guests safe.
- As the one of the most untouched areas of most
homes, dining rooms finally get the action they deserve around the
holidays. Whether you love a festive, themed table or a simple setting,
there are infinite up-to-date design options you can take advantage of. Add anything
from a grouping of candles to a bowl of pinecones to bring attention to the
center of the table as a wintry statement piece.
- With bay windows there
are endless possibilities to expand your
space and utilize a nook. Get creative and add tables, chairs or even a a bench that can store pillow and throws for
chilly nights. Make this a special space for your family to enjoy the holidays,
and spend time together throughout the year.
no matter how many projects you complete
before the holidays, the most important part of the season is time with your loved ones. With the help of these tips, your home will be
safe and comfortable. There isn’t a better time to feel at home in
Fargo than the holidays. Toss in some comfy throw pillows and enjoy.
For more tips on making your holiday season a little more cozy
for your friends and family, visit
our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors in our Fargo showroom or give us a call at 701-281-1390.