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Fireplace Safety Tips for Your Home

  ‘Tis the season to put on your fuzzy socks, grab a mug of hot chocolate, and snuggle up next to the fireplace. But how do you keep your fireplace safe all season long? The best tools you have are

Prepping Your Lawn for Winter

It’s hard to believe, but winter is just around the corner. The cooler temps make it a great time to do some winter prep in your yard, as well as some tasks that will make your lawn even more beautiful

WTHR Takes You Inside Home-a-Rama

This weekend is your last chance to visit the homes of the 2017 Home-a-Rama. WTHR takes you inside to give you a taste of what to expect on this year’s show.  

BAGI’s Home-a-Rama 2017 Is Underway!

Five homes constructed by some of Central Indiana’s premier builders decorated and filled with furniture and furnishings from local companies. All this can be your’s as you tour First Internet Bank Home-a-Rama at The Lakes at Grassy Creek. Events sponsor

Westfield a Top City to Raise a Family in Indiana

Credit score improvement provider WalletHub recently released a list of the best places in Indiana to raise a family. Their findings combined factors such as safety, school systems, unemployment rates and more to determine which communities are best for Hoosier

Construction Updates from the Site of Home-A-Rama

Preparations for the First Internet Bank Home-A-Rama presented by BAGI is in full swing. Here are a few updates shots from the site of this year’s event – The Lakes at Grassy Branch. See the full list of builders and

2017 First Internet Bank Home-A-Rama FAQs

We’re busy getting ready to host this year’s First Internet Bank Home-A-Rama at The Lakes at Grassy Branch in Westfield. In preparation, we have put together this list of FAQs that will be updated as the event nears. FAQs When is

Severe Weather Emergency Plan for Your Family

In Indiana, we’re no strangers to thunderstorms and heavy rain that can seemingly come out of nowhere. Severe weather can happen when you’re least expecting it, and though it might be scary to talk about with your family, it pays to

Tree Maintenance for Common Indiana Trees

What better way to customize the landscape for your new home than with trees? Trees come in all shapes and sizes, provide shade, privacy and are visually appealing. Even better, choosing trees native to Indiana benefits you and the environment.

Is Hardwood Easier to Maintain than Carpet?

hardwood and carpet in basement

If you are unsure about your choice for new flooring, and you feel like you don’t have enough information to make an informed decision about what is best for your home between hardwood floors and carpeted floors, then consider the