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6 Tips for Surviving Black Friday without going Broke - Rain City Maids

6 Tips for Surviving Black Friday without going Broke

November 11, 2019

Somewhere, you’ll find the nicest gift that your spouse will love, a perfect computer that you need for work or the greatest toy that your nephew will adore. But here’s the problem: Will these items survive Black Friday? Will they be in stock this December? Because of this uncertainty, many people will venture into the post-Thanksgiving shopping battle. How to prepare for Black Friday shopping and not regretting your debts later? Nowadays, there are many modern methods to take advantage ...

Cleaning Checklist for Before and After Thanksgiving Dinner - Rain City Maids

Cleaning Checklist for Before and After Thanksgiving Dinner

November 4, 2019

Thanksgiving’s coming! For some people, this means eating delicious turkey and drinking with friends and family. But, if you’re hosting, you probably preparing mentally and physically for the challenges of shopping, cooking, cleaning and preparing the house for the guests. Hopefully, there’s a lot of thanksgiving hacks you can put to practice to have a nice and smooth holiday. Check out our cleaning checklist for Thanksgiving dinner! Tips and hacks for before and after Thanksgiving. CHECKLIST FOR THANKSGIVING DINNER Do ...

5 Great Seattle Events for the Whole Family - Rain City Maids

5 Great Seattle Events for the Whole Family

October 21, 2019

November can be a very cool month, but you can turn it into the warmest season by enjoying all the awesome festivals that Seattle offers for the whole family. From amazing artisanal foods to Mexican traditions and even a reimagined version of The Nutcracker, Seattle has really great events for kids and adults, not one of you will end the month bored. They will get your motors running for the holiday season! These are the 5 best family events in ...

Delicious Recipes to Use those Leftover Pumpkins From Halloween - Rain City Maids

Delicious Recipes to Use those Leftover Pumpkins From Halloween

October 13, 2019

Did you buy a little too many pumpkins for the Halloween celebration? Did you fail to turn them all into Jack-o-lanterns?  Well, you don’t have to worry or let them go to waste! Here are two excellent and delicious recipes to use those pumpkins creatively. Enjoy! Baked Parmesan Pumpkin Fries These healthy fries are sweet, salty and totally healthy, making them a perfect snack to make after binging on all those Halloween treats. They’re seasoned to perfection and all the ...

5 Sewing Tips for Beginners That No Mom, Dad, or Child Should Miss

5 Sewing Tips for Beginners That No Mom, Dad, or Child Should Miss

October 7, 2019

Sewing is really an awesome skill. You get a new way to express your creativity, save money, fix problems with your clothes (and fabrics around the house), and create a whole new style for yourself. It even enhances your motor skills, especially your hand-eye coordination. And that’s just the beginning! There really is so much to love about sewing that, no matter the reason why you choose to do it, you probably want to get better at it every day. ...

5 DIY Last-Minute Halloween Costumes That Look Amazing - Rain City Maids

5 DIY Last-Minute Halloween Costumes That Look Amazing

September 22, 2019

You finally made up your mind about going to that Halloween party, but only now you realize that you don’t have a costume! Well, panicking won’t solve a thing.  What you need are some creative Halloween costume ideas. It’s s time to get your hands in action and create one of these last-minute costumes that look as good as the real deal. All of them are super easy to make and are very low-budget, so you won’t spend a fortune ...

6 Real Benefits of Preparing Early for Halloween

6 Real Benefits of Preparing Early for Halloween

September 15, 2019

Halloween is right around the corner! That means that kids are giddy with excitement, and you probably are too. And how could you not? Halloween is when some of the coolest events of the year happen, and it’s just plain fun to dress up in costumes, go to parties, and eat candy as if you were 12 years old again. The thing is that if you want to take advantage of all of these perks, you have to be an ...

4 Things You Need to Know About the King County Building Code

4 Things You Need to Know About the King County Building Code

September 9, 2019

  If you’re planning on making changes or repairs to your house, or even a building you own, it’s very important that you know and comply with the King County Code, especially the Title referring to building and construction standards. It’s a very detailed and complete document that outlines the minimum standard for all construction done in King County, and penalties and fees apply to those that go outside of it. It also details the cost of King county building ...