How To, Lifestyle

Tips to Beat the Heat

It’s summertime and the living is easy! Ice-cold drinks, fun in the sun and splashing in the water - what could be better? If you’re having a hard time enjoying the sun because of the sweltering temperatures, we’ve got you covered. Replace your AC air filter - a clean filter helps your AC operate as… Continue reading Tips to Beat the Heat

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How to Find Summer Camps and Activities for Your Kids

We know that, while you love your Progress home, getting out and about is key to a great summer. There’s only so much backyard time your kids can take before boredom starts setting in. So, here are some places where you can find camps and daytime activity programs to help your kids have a fun… Continue reading How to Find Summer Camps and Activities for Your Kids

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6 Natural Ways to Fight Spring Allergies

Itchy eyes and runny nose? You’re not alone. Allergy season is here and if you’re one of the 23 million people in the U.S. affected by airborne allergies, we’ve got five natural ways you can fight your symptoms - plus one that may help - and actually enjoy your spring. (By the way, this is… Continue reading 6 Natural Ways to Fight Spring Allergies

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The Empty Nester’s Guide to Downsizing

The time has finally come. Your youngest child has left for college and having a large home just isn’t a necessity anymore. Instead of worrying about the transition, feel at ease knowing that Progress Residential® is here to help you. We handpick well-maintained homes in the nation’s best communities. And, if you’re a current resident,… Continue reading The Empty Nester’s Guide to Downsizing

Holiday, Lifestyle

Memorial Day Staycation: Activities and Events Near You

Not only does Memorial Day yield an extra day off of work and school, it also serves as a day to remember the soldiers who have fallen while serving our country. As such, there are parades, ceremonies and fun events happening near you to celebrate this day. So instead of leaving the city for the… Continue reading Memorial Day Staycation: Activities and Events Near You

Family, Lifestyle

A Parent’s Guide to Summer: Activity Ideas for Kids and Teens

While the break from school may fill your children and teens with delight, as a parent, you may be thinking, “Um, how am I going to keep them busy for 2-3 months?” Don’t fret – we’re bringing you six ways to keep your children entertained and happy all summer long. Get Outdoors The weather is… Continue reading A Parent’s Guide to Summer: Activity Ideas for Kids and Teens

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3 DIY Yard Games for Summer

Celebrate summer and the backyard barbecues ahead by building life size versions of the popular games you love. These tutorials are all easy to follow, and are sure to induce laughter and lasting memories. Plus, now that you have a garage and space to grow you can finally take on these DIY projects. Giant Jenga… Continue reading 3 DIY Yard Games for Summer