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    Our crafty Lisa is at it again, she built these awesome wine bottle tiki torch lanterns out of recyclables and some plumbing fittings! Whether you are decorating a deck, patio or even an outdoor wedding, these torch lanterns bring a great ambiance to any outdoor setting. This DIY project is a great summer addition …


Jun
02
2014

Community Garage Sale

Posted in What's New by Kate Whittemore

May
01
2014

Kitchen Design Can Rock Your World

Posted in What's New by Kate Whittemore

People often think of the kitchen design process as a matter of dimensions, budget and needs, but a good kitchen designer will look at so much more! The right designer will take into account the space, budget, frequency or type of usage, style influences, natural lighting and especially how flow can suit your needs. If all of those …


Apr
07
2014

The slow start to the building season has had a downward pull on plywood and OSB prices. As of the last week in March, the OSB price was the lowest it has been since May 2012. Buyers seem to be waiting for the bottom of the barrell price, but if things turn around it may …


Mar
30
2014

A Montage of Mason Jar Projects

Posted in What's New by Kate Whittemore

  One of our paint experts, Lisa Deer, spent some time doing testing with various mason jar craft techniques and here are the results:     Silver Mason Jar Vase All you will need is a Mason jar and a can of Krylon “Looking Glass” Spray Paint The Silver Mason Jar is made by spraying …


Mar
18
2014

Two months have passed since we originally brainstormed, outlined and devised a job description for our Office Administrator position. This process was new to us. For 40+ years most of our hires have been people walking in off the street looking for a job. Are you surprised by this? I hope so. Over the last …


Mar
10
2014

Market Monday – Spring Anticipation

Posted in What's New by Kate Whittemore

Anyone else get a Carly Simon song that pops in their head when they read that title… Anticipation? Sorry, I was raised by a Carly Simon fan, but I am sure there are a lot you who have no idea what song I am talking about. Anyway, we will all be dancing when spring finally …


Feb
05
2014

DIY – Painted Mason Jars

Posted in What's New by Kate Whittemore

Simple, quick and really cute! At Home Central we are surrounded by masculine things, dirt, grease, lumber, steel, burps and farts, but when I asked some of our paint experts to do a slightly more girly craft project involving mason jars the end result was much more feminine! These mason jars are simple to make …


Feb
03
2014

Only six more weeks of winter, at least according to Punxsutawney Phil. We would love a quicker end to this brutal winter, but our faith in woodchucks has waivered since a recent trip to Punxsutawney. A few weeks ago we sent a truckload of windows to this more Southerly section of our region and there …


Jan
27
2014

I Love My Pet Campaign

Posted in What's New by Kate Whittemore

If you have been a die hard Home Central Owego shopper in the last 10+ years you may remember this loving face. If not, it was probably because he was sound asleep in the office dreaming of dropped pizza crusts or leftover Christmas cookies. Wyman had many loves, but food was definitely #1. This February …

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