When you get the memo that you will be hosting the family
holidays this year in Haverhill, it
is normal to be a little stressed. As a million questions run through your
mind and the unknown of how you’ll get everything done emerges, we are here to tell you that it can be a simple and organized
Whether you are
having five or 50 relatives over for the holidays, these
tips can help prepare you and your home to effortlessly look calm and
- A storage-packed island will give you maximum space in the most important room during
the holidays—the kitchen. Keeping things organized
will give you the space you need to prepare food and visit with family.
After a full day of cooking, a kitchen island with hidden nooks and crannies allows
you to simply put all of the dishes away and say goodbye to your one-and-done
- The holidays are a great time for you to dress up your fireplace with up-to-date design trends. It’s
common for families to gather around the fireplace, and having yours well
decorated will make for a festive and inviting space. Whether you want a television or
various decorations hung above the mantel, the possibilities to add a personal
- Before the holidays is the perfect
time to call in the professionals at Pella Windows and Doors in
Haverhill to insulate and seal your windows. Keep your guests
warm in those rooms you rarely use. Reduce the chilly drafts by adding insulation,
or even replacement
to make sure everyone has a warm and jolly holiday.
- Add some life in the dead of winter. Through this
chilly season in Haverhill, it can be difficult to find vibrant colors besides your friend’s ugly Christmas sweater or Grandma’s
cookie frosting. Get creative with indoor plants and flowers —this
will add some life and is a great outlet for a craft day.
- Whether you need a kids’ table or just need extra chairs,
make sure to provide enough easy seating and places to
your guests. Don’t forget about an inviting area
to settle after a big Thanksgiving dinner, either.
- Everyone knows holiday food is the best. Touch up on your home, but also fine-tune
your favorite recipes. When your food completes the beauty of your kitchen, your guests will want to come back to the best
kitchen in Haverhill every year. If you don’t like cooking, have a little fun looking for
festive plates to put tasty treats on.
- This time of year is a perfect time to check or install your smoke alarms.
With all of the holiday madness going on, it is easy to be forgetful. No matter how great of a cook you are, sometimes things
go wrong in the kitchen—it is better to be prepared and keep your guests safe.
- While they may
collect dust during the rest of the year, dining rooms finally get the action they deserve around the
holidays. Whether you want a festive
look or an elegant feel,
there are infinite up-to-date design options you can take advantage of. Add anything
from a grouping of candles to a bowl of pinecones to bring attention to the
center of the table as a wintry statement piece.
- With bay windows you have endless possibilities to expand your
space and utilize a nook. Make use of your
untouched space and add tables, chairs or even a a bench that can store pillow and throws for
chilly nights. This is a perfect spot for you to set Santa’s cookies or
enjoy a cup of coffee before Thanksgiving cooking begins.
no matter how many projects you decide to tackle
before the holidays, give yourself time with your loved ones. Any projects you complete will
make your house more inviting. There isn’t a better time to feel at home in
Haverhill than the holidays. Toss in some comfy throw pillows and enjoy.
For more ideas about how to make your holiday season a little more cozy
for your friends and family, visit
our professionals at Pella Windows and Doors in our Haverhill showroom or call
us at 978-373-2500.