When you get the memo that you will be hosting the family
holidays this year in Providence, it
is normal to be a little stressed. 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
No matter if you are
having five or 50 guests over for the holidays, these
tips can help prepare you and your home to effortlessly look calm and
- A storage-packed island will give you maximum space in the most important room during
the holidays—the kitchen. You’ll have plenty of room
for lots of kitchen helpers and good conversations.
After a full day of cooking, a kitchen island with hidden nooks and crannies allows
you to simply put all of the dishes away and say goodbye to your one-and-done
- The holidays are the perfect 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.
- Before the holidays is the perfect
time to call in the professionals at Pella Windows and Doors in
Providence 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 comfortable holiday.
- Add some life in the dead of winter. Through this
chilly season in Providence, you might
struggle to find vibrant colors other than 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 you need
more chairs around your table or you want a dedicated area for the kids to eat,
make sure to provide enough easy seating and places to
your guests. Don’t forget about comfy places
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 matches the beauty of your kitchen, your guests will want to come back to the best
kitchen in Providence every year. If you don’t like cooking, put your
effort into searching for
festive plates to put tasty treats on.
- Before the holidays is
the perfect time to check or install your smoke alarms.
With all of the holiday madness going on, it is easy to be forgetful. 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 want a festive
look or an elegant feel,
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 you have endless possibilities to expand your
space and utilize a nook. You can add tables, chairs or even a a bench that can store pillow and throws for
chilly nights. Make a perfect spot
to reflect on your holidays and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate after a successful
no matter how many projects you can fit in
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
Providence than the holidays. Toss in some comfy throw pillows and enjoy.
For more help making
your holiday season a little more cozy
for your friends and family, stop in to see
our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors in our Providence showroom or reach us at 508-413-3004.