OK, it is really cold in Texas tonight. 20 degrees right now. Supposed to go down to 14. It is my opinion that most homes in Texas are not built for this kind of weather unless they have basements and theromopane windows. Home with old single pane windows are frozen over. I had a pier and beam home because I thought that would be warmer, now I have a pier-ed slab. Both, it seems, are cold. So informal poll: which is warmer in winter, the slab or pier and beam home?
Horse People, take a look! Here we have the famed purple unicorn combination of acreage, a real barn, turn-outs, not ginormous home, and close enough to the city that you can actually run a business or drop into the city with ease. The 19.44 acre property even has several rentals or barn help homes on […]
Folks, SecondShelters just got a little bit cooler. Today’s Ranch of the Week is truly an estate, with custom imported materials spread across two homes, all overlooking a private lake. The main home at 541 Hidden Lakes Blvd. is a spacious 4,462-square-feet, with three bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths. Upon entering the main house, you’re greeted […]
We’ve looked at a few ski areas recently (namely Aspen and Taos), but as the temperatures warm and ski season begins to wrap up, it’s time to return closer to home and talk about the really important stuff: bass fishing! Spring in Texas brings bass fishing and the allure of landing the big one. And […]