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October 15, 2008

Live the Dream

Hardscaping products from H.G. Page Outdoor Living Center Design by homeowners Andrea and Will Lewis Installation by Arcos Custom Builders See story, page 10

A supplement of the Southern Dutchess News & Beacon Free Press

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Large Mums! Top Soil - 40 lbs. 5 for $7 reg. $2.69 Red or Black Mulch $3.99 a bag reg. $5.49 Winter Survival Fertilizer 15k sq ft $21.75

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Fall specials abound at The Landscape Home & Garden Center With Halloween just around the corner, The Landscape Home and Garden Center has more than two dozen models of blow-up decorations on display. Small, medium and giant versions can be automatically filled with air in just minutes. They also have plenty of pumpkins, cornstalks and mums. And if you like to think ahead, The Landscape Home & Garden Center also has plenty of blow-up decorations for Thanksgiving and Christmas decorations. Current Autumn Sale specials include 20-50 percent off shrubs and trees. The Landscape Home & Garden Center offers you the opportunity to buy in bulk and save money on top soil, sand, decorative mulch, landscape stones, Belgian blocks, paving stones, wallstone, bluestone and fieldstone. Water gardens of the inside and outside varieties are another specialty. They can be installed in both residential and commercial settings. If you want to check out the expert-

ise of the folks at The Landscape Home & Garden Center, visit the new waterfalls at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Hamptonburgh. The Landscape Home & Garden Center has been owned by the Mazzarelli family since 1971. They are located at 226 Rt. 17k in Newburgh, near Exit 6 off I-84. Visit the website at or call 564-2744.

The Landscape Home & Garden Center gives you the opportunity to buy stones in bulk and save money. Paving stones are ideal for walks, patios and pool areas.

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Porco Energy provides complete comfort for your home

Porco Energy serves the entire Hudson Valley and is based at 1455 Rt. 9W in Marlboro.

Since 1954, the Porco family has been committed to your complete comfort. Their standards of excellence are integral with every aspect of the business, for both residential and commercial customers. When Anthony and Lillian Porco founded the company, they promised customers honest and professional service. Through the years, Porco Energy has been steadfast in its commitment to their customers. Today, with the second generation leading Porco Energy, the original standards set by Anthony and Lillian have been carried forth. Dominick and Joe Porco consider every customer a “part of the family.” “We value our relationships with our customers and strive every day to provide them with complete comfort and peace of mind,” said Joe Porco. Whether you use propane, heating oil or both, you can depend Porco Energy to keep warm and have your equipment working at its best. Here are some of the advantages to working with Porco Energy. Worry-free Deliveries: Take advantage of Porco’s free automatic delivery plan. Their computerized degree-day

tracking system factors in your average use, tank size, and the weather for timely deliveries. 24/7/365 Emergency Service: The service technicians attend a minimum of 80 hours of training a year. If you ever have a problem, we’re there to get the job done quickly, correctly, and efficiently. Equipment Installation: The Porco team can install, service and repair furnaces, boilers, water heaters, gas fireplaces and stoves. Central Air Conditioning: They also install and service all makes and models. Our staff is trained and certified in the latest cooling technology. Comfort Credits: Spread your fuel bills over 12 manageable monthly payments and avoid a big lump sum fuel bill. You’ll receive the lowest available price cap on your fuel and Porco will pay you interest in the form of a fuel credit on any credit balance at the end of the month. Plus, enrolling in the Comfort Credit program is free. Service Area: Porco Energy keeps the Mid Hudson Valley comfortable all year ‘round. Call Porco Energy today at 845-2363600.

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Fishkill Pools showcases Bullfrog spas at home show Because JetPak jets and plumbing are located inside the spa, Bullfrog spas have up to 90 percent fewer holes drilled into the spa shell, resulting in a lifetime leak-proof guarantee on every JetPak. The Bullfrog Unisystem design allows for wood-free construction and produces superior strength and durability. No wood is used to produce a Bullfrog spa. The foundation is solid and consistent structural support around the perimeter and underneath the spa. These supports are in highusage areas that strengthen the overall spa integrity. Family-owned and operated, Fishkill Pools, Inc. has been building The jetpak construction of Bullfrog Spas provides comfortable designs and eliminates the maze of quality in-ground and above ground hoses found in most conventional spas. pools in the Hudson Valley for over 46 Jennifer and Greg Eraca of Fishkill tomizable, interchangeable and years. Greg has over 25 years of expePools have opened their 10-spa outdoor upgradeable. JetPaks offer a superior rience in the field. His father, Frank, showroom and newly renovated spa spa experience, both today and in the started the business in 1962. “He’s a master and I learned everything from room at the retail location at 822 Rt. 9 future. in Fishkill. Their affiliate company, You can also check out the spas at him,” said Greg. Fishkill Pools, Inc. services and Valley Ridge Concrete, features the the Hudson Valley Home Show, set new line of garden pre-cast products, Oct 17-19 at Gold’s Gym on Titusville product offerings include: in-ground steel wall & polymer wall pools by including planters, benches, birdbaths Road in Poughkeepsie. and Tuscan-like columns for pergolas. In regard to energy savings, the Fort Wayne Pools, -ground poured Bullfrog Spas’ exclusive structural Jetpak plumbing is located in the spa’s concrete wall swimming pools, l-lined design system and jetted seats com- hot water, allowing heat to be recycled pools, liner replacements, Loop-Loc Openings/Closings, prise the future of advanced spa engi- and energy costs to be significantly covers, Crestwood Above Ground Pools, neering. The modular seats are cus- reduced.

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Solutions from Suite Designs can provide savings Suite Designs offers home and busi- the visual composition and color ness owners the combination of a palate, the smells and sounds that retail decorating store with an interior bring them comfort are different for design service that is customized to everyone. But the impact is consistent many different styles and tastes. for all human beings.” Owners AnnMarie and Jacklyn She adds that our home and work Faust continually research products environment do affect our well-being and designs that and productivity, define their however, when dis“With a limited amount of image. Their talcretionary funds are funds, a dramatic change ents shine as they at a minimum, have designed many people can’t in environment can be crerecording studios, afford certain “luxated. A new composition of offices and homes uries,” so the furniture, new paint color, in both Manhattan improvement of livsome new textiles or accesand the Hudson ing and work spaces sories can bring valuable Valley. may help more and rewards that far exceed the AnnMarie notes should receive more actual costs.” that since most attention. individuals spend “With a limited AnnMarie Faust a large portion of amount of funds, a Suite Designs their lives dramatic change in indoors, the qualienvironment can be ty of the indoor environment is essen- created. A new composition of furnitial to our quality of life. “In these dif- ture, new paint color, some new texficult and stressful economic times, tiles or accessories can bring valuable quality of life and quality of environ- rewards that far exceed the actual ment are tied together to a greater costs,” she said. extent than usual,” she said. “People But where does the average person by instinct and nature garner peace begin? This question usually results in and strength from their surroundings; the wasting of precious money or no

action at all unless individuals seek the help of a professional. Suite Designs can actually save you a great deal in the long run by preventing ineffective and costly decisions in this sensory overloaded environment. ”We will provide advice when you shop in our store or come to your home or office and help you with a custom plan which can provide some simple solutions to improving your environment,” said AnnMarie. The Princeton Review defines an Interior Designer as “… a combination of engineer and artist, and it takes a unique type of mind to handle both of those concepts well. Interior designers have to be good with more than color, fabric, and furniture; interior designers must know materials, have budgeting skills, communicate well, and oversee the ordering, installation, and maintenance of all objects that define a space. They also have to know about electrical capacity, safety, and construction.This broader range of required knowledge distinguishes them from interior decorators. Interior designers have to be able to work with contractors and clients alike, planning and implementing all aesthetic and

functional decisions, from faucet handles to miles of carpeting —and all this usually must be done within a fixed budget. Interior designers are hired for their expertise in a variety of styles and approaches, not merely their own personal vision. Therefore, they have to be able to balance their own tastes and their clients’ tastes— and be willing to put their clients’ tastes first.” That philisophy is the true guide for AnnMarie and Jacklyn. Suite Designs is the one place where you can find beautiful items for your home, as well as gifts for family and loved ones that are unique, socially conscious and affordable. “We will only showcase products in our store that we would be proud to have in our own home,” said Jacklyn. “It is extremely important that the products we have in the store are both beautifully designed and of the highest quality. We also look for products that help artisans locally and around the world, as well as products that are environmentally sound.” For more information, visit the web site at or call 838-3900.

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EKB Kitchen & Bath gives customers the best of both worlds – a locally owned business with plenty of experience and personal service, plus the advantages of a wide selection and modern technology. Owner Matt Wilhelm emphasizes customer service and personal attention as he guides his clients through every step of the process – from the initial interview to the design and installation. EKB’s showrooms offer a quiet setting for meeting with a salesperson and you will have the opportunity to review the latest styles and designs available for your kitchen or bath. You’ll be able to review construction details, door styles, stain colors, hardware and countertop selections. Each salesperson has an average of eightplus years of building material experience and will remain your main contact until your job is complete and satisfactory. They will answer all of your questions on product construction, walk you through the layout and design of your kitchen, show you what is available within your budget and help you with your color selections. The computer-aided design staff will provide you with 3-dimensional drawings, which will help you make final decisions and visualize the finished product. They will prepare pricing and quotations that are accurate and easy to modify due to the computer renderings. EKB also stocks a full complement of parts and accessories to service future needs in a timely manner. Call EKB Kitchen & Bath at 831-3875 or visit the office at 490 Main Street in Beacon. Visit the web site at

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Pine Bush equipment offers great deals on Kubota vehicles Fall has arrived and the popular Kubota vehicles are ready to go to work for you at Pine Bush Equipment Company at 2 Sybil Court, off Luddingtonville Road, just off I-84 in Holmes. All of the vehicles are easy to operate and can help you perform a wide variety of chores. Add in the experienced, knowledgeable and friendly staff at Pine Bush Equipment, and you have a winning combination. The BX series tractors, and tractor/loader/backhoes all come with four-wheel drive, hydrostatic transmission and power steering. They are ideal for moving firewood, landscaping, plowing, bagging leaves and even work as a snow-blower with optional accessories. The Kubota 1100 RTV Utility Vehicle has a cab with heat and a defroster. It can be used to haul wood, stones, soil, mulch and even is an ideal vehicle for hunting. Add a snow blade and you’re ready to move any amount of snow from your driveway or roadway on your property. Kubota has just introduced the RTV 500 Utility Vehicle. Features include a Kubota liquid cooled EFI gas engine, new variable hydro transmission, comfortable operator area, a dumping cargo bed, and a standard frame integrated roll bar for safety. Pine Bush Equipment is offering 0% A.P.R. financing for 48 months on selected models until Dec 31, 2008 (rates, terms and conditions vary with model). But at Pine Bush Equipment, it’s more than just sales. The 24x7 service is certainly for all equipment they sell, but the staff at Pine Bush Equipment is ready to help with all types of equipment. “We’re here to help, so we service all types of tractors and equipment,” said Donna Boniface, vice-president and site manager of the Holmes location. “If you are working on a project, having proper operation of your equipment is essential.” Pine Bush Equipment Company has been bringing people and equipment together since Dorothy and Edward Boniface started the firm in 1956. “Over the years, we’ve seen our business grow tremendously, but we still keep our family-centered values in the forefront,” said Donna. “We take pride in being a family owned local firm. We enjoy talking about projects and giving advice, whether it’s with the contractor or the homeowner.” The firm specializes in construction equipment for both commercial and residential use. That means sales, service and rentals. A sampling of the equipment includes backhoes, excavators (light and heavy), hammers, off-road trucks, forklifts, mobile crushers and many types of tractors. They also feature a full line of concrete tools and light equipment. For more information call one of the friendly and knowledgeable folks at 878-4004.

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Carina Rush uses her Kubota BX 24 to handle a variety of chores on the family horse farm near Brewster.

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Quality key at Adams Fences Adams Fencing is an established business with over 30 years of service in the Mid-Hudson Valley, with a commitment to quality that is backed by

ience a picket, private or semi-private fence that doesn’t decay and never the Adams name. needs painting. Traditional or ornamenHere is a look at some of the fences tal styles are made with top-grade mateAdams Fences installs. Maintenance rials and that means that you’ll be Free Vinyl Fence - Imagine the conven- enjoying your fence for years to come. Maintenance Free Ornamental Aluminum Fence - This is a strong and durable aluminum fence with the look of majestic wrought iron and no worry of rust. Adams features traditional designs, as well as elegant pickets with decorative finials, ball caps or scrolls. The choice is yours.

Custom Quality Cedar Fence Surround yourself with the beauty of cedar. Naturally decay and termite resistant, it stands the test of time and adds charm to your home. Other Quality Products - Adams Fences also carries post and rail fences and chain link dog kennels. For more information, call Adams Fences at 454-0363 or visit their web site at Adams Fences is located behind Adams Fairacre Farms on Rt. 44 in Poughkeepsie.

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Homeowners nationwide are going green to improve their home’s energy efficiency in order to help the environment and gain some cash in the process. For many, however, it’s impractical and often too costly to make major changes to our homes. Fortunately there are many relatively easy things you can do to make your home more energy efficient. New research from the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) reveals that 98 percent of homeowners believe it is important their homes be as energy efficient as possible, yet only 41 percent feel it is easy to make these types of home improvements. “Americans have heard the green message and want to do their part to help the environment,” said Scott Morgan, HGTV host and home building expert. “Yet taking steps to improve the energy efficiency of your home can remain overwhelming for many — especially when it comes to choices around energy sources.” Accordingly, 57 percent of survey respondents say it’s easier to make several small changes to add efficiencies to the home, rather than take on major home overhaul. Here are some ways to incrementally improve your home’s energy efficiency: * Consider more efficient energy sources with fewer emissions, such as propane, which is widely available today. Propane furnaces, for instance, reach a peak efficiency of more than 95 percent, compared with 85 percent for home fuel oil. Electric water heaters, meanwhile, emit 2.5 times more greenhouse gases than propane water heaters. * Switch to a tankless water heater. Since tankless propane water heaters heat water on demand rather than storing it, they can lower household energy bills up to 60 percent and save the

average family 10 to 20 percent of its daily water use. Additionally, the use of propane water heaters generates 60 percent fewer earth-damaging carbon emissions than electric-powered heaters. * Replace old kitchen and bathroom appliances with ones meeting the newest ENERGY STAR certification criteria. Do the same for home entertainment and computer equipment. These products are more energy efficient than ever, with the government having increased efficiency requirements by at least 30 percent. * Keep the outside out. Insulate, especially in attics and basements, and replace old, drafty windows and weather-strip doors. Seal air leaks, including those around heating and cooling ducts. * Ultra-efficient gas heating equipment can be used in an array of heating applications, such as forced air and infloor systems. And such propanefueled appliances leave a smaller carbon footprint than their electric counterparts. Electric baseboard heaters and electric furnaces give off nearly three times the carbon dioxide as propane furnaces. The right choices also can improve indoor air quality, with propane-fueled radiant heat cutting down on dust and allergens. * Saving power and energy means more than turning off lights or turning down the thermostat. Many home appliances, entertainment systems and computer hardware come with built-in power saver features that “sleep” when not in active use. “The migration to greener energy is a positive trend with undeniable longterm benefits,” says Morgan, who also stresses that you don’t have to install exotic and costly energy systems in your home to take advantage of energy-efficient options. For additional information about making your home green, visit

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Glencar provides Christmas Lights for home, commercial settings Glencar Water Gardens & Lighting, Inc., the firm you know and trust for installation and maintenance of truly natural water gardens, is also the one you will want to contact for assistance with project lighting and holiday lighting. Kevin Cotter and his staff provide expert lighting services for both businesses and homeowners. Glencar’s Christmas Lights, Inc. offers custom decorating of the exterior and interior of your home with unique lighting concepts, artificial and live garland and wreaths. These are prelit in various sizes and styles. They specialize in the complete process of set-up, maintenance, takedown and storage of your holiday display. “We also handle commercial projects,” said Kevin. “Display lighting is not just for holidays. We have constructed product displays, trade shows, fundraising events, special promotions, and parties.” Glencar’s Christmas Lights, Inc. decorating goal is to be recognized as the premier holiday lighting company in the Hudson Valley. Design consultation: Kevin and his staff will meet with you to determine your lighting needs, whether it is holi-

day, event, home, or business. They can assist in designing a display, discuss and expand on your ideas, and offer advice as to the best type of lighting for what you want to accomplish. Custom-built displays: Do you have a custom lighted display idea? Or a special event, trade show, grand opening, party? Glencar’s experienced lighting technicians can build displays based on your design ideas. Installation If you’ve ever decorated, especially outdoors, you know that it can be time consuming and, even dangerous, because you still need to consider ladders, weather conditions, and the like. Wouldn’t it be nice to have it all installed for you? Service and maintenance: How many times have you unpacked last year’s lights only to find bulbs broken, missing, or unlit? And, in some cases of more complex displays, special wiring may be required. Glencar’s lighting technicians are trained to offer you the highest quality service and maintenance on your lighted decorations. They will replace bulbs, repair damage, and do any necessary wiring to insure a safe and lasting display. Take down and packaging: As easy

Glencar’s Christmas Lights, Inc. offers custom lighting and decorating of homes and businesses. In addition, they specialize in the complete process of set-up, maintenance, takedown and storage of your holiday display.

as our products are to install and take down, wouldn’t it be nice to have it done for you? All wrapped and safely packaged for storage? And, we can contact you at a pre-determined time

to arrange scheduling for upcoming holidays, one less thing you need remember. For more information, call Glencar at 800-526-5039.

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Lewis family begins to ‘Live the Dream’ with help from Page Outdoor living Center Will and Andrea Lewis began to plan their outdoor living area in the early spring. At the same time the H.G. Page Outdoor Living Center was being constructed. As the center began to spring to life, Will and Andrea paid them a visit. There on display were Cambridge Pavingstones a product they were considering for their pool area. Andrea was delighted because complete displays and layouts were built using a variety of shapes, and colors including pillars and columns. Their dream began to take shape. Many times Andrea and Will would drive to the H.G. Page outdoor display area trying to decide on the right color of pavingstones and layout style for their pool and sidewalk area. “In fact”, Andrea said, “the idea for the corner pillars to attach the decorative security fencing around their pool, came directly from seeing the pillars on display.” As Andrea reflected on her shopping experience she was quick to point out

that she always felt welcome and all her questions were always answered. Jay DeGroat, store manager said, “We understand that planning like this takes time. More than likely we’ll know you on a first name basis when your project is complete. And we like it that way”. Andrea said having the full size displays to view and walk on made the decision-making process so much easier. Looking at pictures in a magazine just can’t do that for you. After Andrea made the final decisions on the type and colors of stone, Will stepped in with the final layout and quantities for the project. As the project progressed, so did the design with the addition of a wall and walkway directly to their house from the pool. Arcos Custom Builders, owned by Adlino Domingues, 845-629-7167, completed their outdoor living area project. When they were asked what their plans for next year were, the couple responded, “We have a little landscaping to do, but other that that, we

plan on relaxing by the pool on our new patio!” At the Outdoor Living Center in addition to the Cambridge Pavingstones, you’ll find outdoor water gardens, fireplaces, firepits, a BBQ area, and you can select from Trex, Cedar, Mahogany, Fiberon Railings, Deckorators, Weber Grills, and Garden Tools. H. G. Page worked with local masons, building contractors and landscaping designers and they were able to capture the creative talent from a variety of sources. This enabled them to incorporate new ideas and specialty features. Join the numerous homeowners who have already completed their outdoor projects and the ones who are still in the early planning stages who will begin to ‘Live The Dream’ with help from H.G. Page. As the seasons change so will some of the products that you’ll find available in the showroom. Right now look for fireplaces and heaters, windows, doors, closet organizers, a full line of Benjamin Moore Paints, and more.

Visit the H.G. Page OUTDOOR LIVING CENTER in LaGrangeville on Route 55 or call 845-223-7200.

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Huge HunterDouglas sale on at HV Paint & Decorating With the coming of the cooler months, indoor decorating projects come to mind and the perfect place to get started is Hudson Valley Paint & Decorating, located in the Lawrence Farms Plaza on Rt. 9 in Fishkill. Whether your plans include a new paint or wallpaper treatment for the guest room, or re-decorating for the Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons, Hudson Valley Paint & Decorating is the place for you. Now is the ideal time to visit Hudson Valley Paint and Decorating and check out their Annual Holiday Savings event on HunterDouglas products. You can save $25-$100 per window on select HunterDouglas window fashions. Here are some examples. Save $100 per window on Skyline Gliding Window Panels. Save $50 per window on Pirouette Window Shadings. Save $25 per window on Duette Honeycomb Shades. Save $25 per window on Vignette Roman Shades. Save $100 on per window on Duette Honeycomb Shades with Vertiglide

Vertical Pleat Systems. Save $100 per window on Luminette Privacy Sheers. Save $50 per window on Silhouette Window Shadings. All offers have a 10-window maximum and the sale runs through Dec. 15. Knowledgeable and experienced decorators Sue Viggiani and Christine Mosley will be happy to guide in your selection of HunterDouglas shades and othre decorating materials. They have plenty of tools at their disposal, including Benjamin Moore Aura paints and a full line of wallpaper. They have custom draperies and valances, pillows, bedding and even sell fabric by the yard. Customers also have the option of taking home samples, swatches and books. Bring in photos of the rooms that you plan to redecorate and Sue and Christine will sit down and help you with your project. Visit Hudson Valley Paint and Decorating in the Lawrence Farms Shopping Center on Rt. 9 or call 2960222.

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HHH is looking for “Oldest Furnace in Dutchess County” ing bills this coming winter. One key solution is to contact HHH for an efficiency checkup. Owner Harry Blair will check the unit itself for faulty parts, thermostats, ducts for leakage, airflow obstructions and more. Stop wasting money today and update your old furnace with a new efficient model from HHH Construction and HVAC Services. Call 462-2523 Today.

Do you own the oldest furnace in Dutchess County? You may not want to admit it, however, that distinction could actually be good news. That’s right, HHH Construction and HVAC Services is sponsoring the first annual contest to find the “Oldest Furnace in Dutchess County.” What’s the good news? If you do indeed have the oldest operating fur-

nace in the county, you will be declared the winner and the folks at HHH will install new energy efficient unit – a $5,000 value. Here are the contest rules: Single family residences only Home must be in Dutchess County Winning furnace will be determined by original invoice or factual documentation, such as a serial number.

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At Home in the Woods features best of Simply Amish, great deals in Discount Barn At Home in the Woods and Simply Amish – they make a great combination. You can now see and purchase beautiful handmade furniture from Simply Amish locally in the At Home in the Woods showrooms on Rt. 9D. Owners Betsy and Matt Wallingford will be happy to give you a tour. Simply Amish isn’t a style. It’s a standard of excellence—desired by many and practiced by a very rare few. You can see the excellence in the fine details of solid wood drawers, handfinished, inside and out. It’s in the skill of genuine Amish craftsmen, passed down from one generation to the next. Unlike low-quality knock-offs, Simply Amish furniture isn’t cut and stamped by computers. It’s custom crafted by a skilled craftsman who signs his work, just like any master artist. The work is personal. And the commitment runs deep. In fact, should your piece of Simply Amish furniture ever become damaged or need repairs, we’ll return it to the very craftsman who made it. And he’ll restore it to look just like it did on the day it left his shop. Today, Simply Amish furniture is still made by authentic Amish craftsmen, working on more than 50 family farms scattered throughout the heartland of America. Most are small family shops with only four or five craftsmen, while some shops might employ

as many as 30 skilled workers. But regardless of the size, tradition still dictates the construction of every design. Each piece of lumber is still cut, shaped, sanded and stained by seasoned hands, using a keen eye to eliminate any imperfections and bring out the natural beauty of rich maple, solid oak and other select hardwoods. If you are in the market for great wood furniture, but at discounted prices, then you also have a reason to visit At Home in the Woods. The Discount Barn features 20% - 60% off overstocked, discontinued, display models, nicked, dented, scratched and ooops pieces. You will find armoires, beds, dressers, nightstands, chests, bookcases, desks, wall units, TV stands, tables, chairs, cabinets, buffets, hutches, stools, kitchen islands, accent items, occasional tables, mirrors & more. You will also find 40 percent off all accessories such as placements, napkins, valences, seat cushions, plates, cups, mugs, bowls, signs, seasonal items. Visit Betsy and Matt at 2325 Route 9D. Call them at 297-3710 or visit their website at The new hours are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10-8 on Thursday, 10-5 on Saturday and closed on Sunday.

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This bed and nightstand set from Simply Amish forms a distinctive display for At Home in the Woods on Rt. 9D.

October 15, 2008—SOUTHERN DUTCHESS NEWS—Page 15C

Call WFL to beat high cost of heating your home With heating fuel prices at current high levels, it makes more sense than ever before for homeowners to invest in energy saving repairs and upgrades to their structures. When you want to make safe, secure improvements to your home, experience is the key factor. That’s why you want to call the experts at WFL Construction. Leaky windows and doors are among the first items that come to mind when looking for problems. However, many other areas can contribute to the overall sealing efficiency of a house. Many times these problems are not readily evident – until you receive your heating bill. That’s too late. Call the experts at WFL construction today. Evaluate your home now with the help of the experts at WFL so that timely repairs can be made before the cold weather arrives. It’s simply the right thing to do. In addition to the fuel savings and increased comfort you will derive right away, the long-term resale value of your home will improve as well. WFL Construction has spent 20 years in the Hudson Valley building new custom, high efficiency homes

and performing repairs and upgrades of any type or size on existing homes. WFL is extremely qualified to help you identify cost-effective upgrades and repairs in your home and then get the job done quickly. WFL works with home owners to make the best choices for them. Of course, WFL can also build your new custom dream home. After building hundreds of homes in sub-divisions throughout the Hudson Valley, WFL can provide all aspects of new home construction on either your building lot or one of their lots. “You will be satisfied” is not just another cliche at WFL, but rather it’s a fundamental part of WFL’s way of doing business. It is truly the framing on which all other customer and construction activities are built around. Just as building a strong house relies on the structural integrity of a sturdy frame so, does the moral integrity of the builder frame or bind all of the company’s technical skills. WFL is committed to making the biggest single investment of your life, a rewarding and enjoyable experience. WFL wants you to be satisfied throughout the entire construction process, but most importantly, they are

From start to finish and many years beyond, remodeling projects by WFL Construction are defined by strength, beauty and professional craftsmanship.

determined that you will be satisfied when it’s over. When you shut the door the first night in your new home or after any remodeling project, you want to be

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A little help from ‘trulyhelpful’ will brighten your home, life By Ralph Amundsen Many of us are feeling the pain of the financial state of affairs our country is experiencing. I offer these ideas: Hold on to your dreams, keep on working and love a-little more, laugh a-little more often, look for the positive and focus on these points. “Value what has value,” The Creator, family and close community. Find a reason to be Happy! Find something to do, and something to look forward to. Everyday on this beautiful planet is a gift. Rather than spending a lot of money on major renovations, a few little things might brighten a room. In the shower, deep clean tile and re-grout, then caulk the corners and tub cleanly, paint the walls and baseboard. Wouldn’t it be great to see something looking shiny and new without spending a lot? A different perception, what are the possibilities? If you want something to be different, maybe you must do something you have never done. And you can do it with a little help. Here are a few things that could brighten your day: Change the color of the room. Add crown molding and chair rail—in your favorite colors. Maybe in your living room, family room, your bedroom or

Kitchen renovations are a specialty of Ralph Amundsen at "trulyhelpful."

the kids’ rooms. Refurbishing your woodwork around windows, doors, or floors. This can make your wood look much better with just a little work. I can do it for you, or I can show you how. Choose a “Change of Pace” on a new vinyl, laminate, or wood floor in your kitchen, playroom or bathrooms. There are many styles and colors available. Maybe a handcrafted laminate countertop and ceramic back splash and change the sink and faucet. Check out your windows—are they drafty, allowing cold air in? New energy efficient windows can actually save you money on expensive home heating oil in the long run. Maybe you are unable to afford new windows. Replace the broken and cracked glass and repair the storm windows. Weather seals around the doors and thresholds save you more than they cost. If you do not have storm windows, I can make them. Wash the windows, clean the floors, vacuum the carpet, wash the walls. Change the room setting, furniture etc. Put something different on the walls, photos etc. these things alone will

change the feel of the room. All you need is willingness. Small changes today make big changes tomorrow! Whatever the project I can help you! Excepting roofs and gutters. Concrete to raised panel rooms, fine woodworking and children’s furniture. You can also save money by working along with Ralph of trulyhelpful. Ralph is a one-man crew and does all the work himself, so count on an exceptional job. He is willing to work with you as the home owner and teach as he works, which is trulyhelpful. Make a bright, shiny place in your home! And Heart. And remember, You are not responsible for the thoughts that enter you mind, You are responsible for the thoughts you entertain, So have the greatest day of your life, unless you make other plans! Nurture happiness, be love-able. Give to others that which you want most, to feel cared about, acknowledged for little successes! To know each of us is a unique link in the Circle of oneness. God Bless America and the people who make it strong - the people. Call trulyhelpful for a good job at a reasonable price, 845-226-5267 or 845-489-1157. I can help!

October 15, 2008—SOUTHERN DUTCHESS NEWS—Page 17C

A-1’s snow blower check-up is the best plan It may be sunny now, but fast forward a couple of months and you know why you should be visiting Kathie and Stu Kotchie at A-1 Lawnmower and Small Engine Repair. That’s right. We’ll be knee-deep in the white stuff and you’ll be pulling out the snow-blower for the first time - hoping – just hoping – that it starts up and you can clear the driveway and still get to work at a decent hour. Well, guess what. Hoping isn’t much fun. It’s even less fun when you’re standing behind a snow blower and looking at a long driveway. Eliminate the hoping process. Pull out the snow blower now and take it to A-1 at the intersection of Rt. 376 and Lake Walton Rd. in Wappingers Falls.

The small engine experts will take your snow blower through a 20-point check and make sure it’s ready for action when the snow arrives. And you’ll feel a lot better, knowing that your snow blower is up to the task, rather than just hoping. Kathy and Stu Kotchie are in their 27th year as owners of A-1 Lawnmower and Small Engine Repair, Inc. They are the experts. Add the personal, friendly service and you’ve got every reason to stop in and visit. They also sell Husqvarna chain saws, leaf blowers and just about anything you need for your landscaping chores. Call Kathie and Stu and 227-LAWN (5296).

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When it comes to water, mold issues, First Call is your solution Water is the problem, and mold is the symptom. Your solution is a call to Mike Hogan and the specialists at First Call Emergency Water Removal. First Call is a locally owned firm and the only Certified Mold Remediation firm in Dutchess County. That means that you can be certain that no matter how large the damage

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choice many local insurance companies. Mike notes that mold is a problem in many homes and commercial buildings in the Hudson Valley. Much of the problem is due to shifts in the water table because of the large amount of building in this area in the past several years. Some clues to look for include musty smells, standing water, water stains, water seeping into concrete, plus physical issues such as headaches, itchy eyes, sore and/or scratchy throat and sneezing. Individuals have varying immune systems, however, the elderly and very young generally have weakened immune systems. Mike and his teams have experience in handling jobs from small to large – alleviating mold in a wall to completely taking down structures due to excessive damage. A thorough inspection with First Call includes the use of boroscopes (thermal imaging cameras), which alert technicians to cool spots in walls. Mike notes that safety is a key aspect in mold removal – making sure not to breach the containment area. First Call uses High Efficiency

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Particulate Arrestors (HEPA) and air scrubbers that clean the air 16 times each hour. With the growing concern about mold, many firms have come upon the local scene and Mike warns homeowners to make sure the firm is reputable. A reputable firm will always perform a thorough inspection of the home or business building before recommending any work. The remediation firm should also have certifications such as those from the American Indoor Health Association (AIHA), Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and National Association of Mold Inspectors (NAMI) or National Association of Mold Professionals (NAMP). First Call has all of the above certifications. Mike adds that a reputable firm will also use certified laboratories for testing and names should be made available to homeowners. First Call is a member of the Better Business Bureau and the Duchess Regional Chamber of Commerce. They work in Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, Putnam an Sullivan counties. For more information, visit the website at or call 226-0868.

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Anthony serving as lead technicians. Traci, who has been with Hogan’s for over 10 years, answers the phones. The staff at Hogan’s prides themselves on delivering first rate cleaning at a fair price, which is backed up by an amazing statistic. Hogan’s receives 90 percent of its business through repeat customers and referrals, an almost unheard of number in a business that is plagued by high turnover, poor training and most notoriously bait-and-switch-type companies. These companies charge a ridiculously low price to get in the door. Once in they “upsell” detergent, deodorizer and extra charges for spots.With the local and family operation of Hogan’s, you can be assured that the price you are quoted is the price you pay. They also offer a full money-back guarantee.If you are not satisfied with the cleaning, you don’t pay. Hogan’s also calls you the day after cleaning to be sure you are happywith the service. Other services offered are tile and grout cleaning and recoloring, upholstery cleaning and commercial cleaning. Call Hogan’s Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning today at 845-226-4659.

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Mums still blooming, pumpkins abound at Sunny Garden

The mums are still blooming and will be blooming for quite a while at Sunny Garden Greenhouses on Rt. 9D. Sean Giles and Gail Ruit have thousands of colorful mums with staggered blooming cycles. You can purchase several mums that have just buds and no blooms. The plan is to have gorgeous colorful mums for months, rather than just weeks. Mums are available in several different sizes, however, they can also be purchased in hanging baskets and as part of sets. One of the more popular sets include mums with flowering kale and cabbage plants and ornamental grasses all put together in a decorative bushel basket.

Sunny Gardens is also your center for pumpkins, gourds, cornstalks and much more. Fall is the ideal time for planting as the soil is still warm from the summer months. At Sunny Garden Greenhouses, you will find many great perennials such as asters, cold hearty pansies, anemones and fall bulbs such as hyacinths, daffodils, tulips and crocus. Larger plants such as small trees, shrubs and evergreens are also on display. And if you want to put your order in for poinsettias, call Sunny Garden. They have thousands of the seasonal flowers in the greenhouses. Visit Sunny Garden Greenhouses at 2238 Rt. 9D or call 297-4400.

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