5 Ways to Make your Summer More Awesome

Can you believe that summer is already halfway over?

We can’t – to make sure you make the most of the sunny days we have left, we’ve rounded up our 5 favorite posts about the season.

1. Our Ultimate Summer Road Trip Guide

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Via Flickr User JamesJordan

In this blog post you’ll find every essential necessary for a road trip: apps to tell you where to stop along your drive, healthy road-trip snacks, and the best playlists to get those sing-a-longs started. If you’re planning on taking a summer road trip anytime soon – this post is for you!

2. Tips for Summer Design: Outside in, Inside Out

The summer is all about soaking up that sun, so why not update your home decor and make the outdoors a little more liveable? Read our budget tricks for making your backyard the hotspot for summer barbecues and dinner parties.

 3. The Top Tips for Great Summer Photos

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Summer photo via Flickr user .nevara

Half the fun of summer is rekindling the fond memories we have of summers past – and where would those memories be without the photos? Read our amateur-friendly tips on how to take the best summer pictures that will capture the moments you don’t want to forget!

4. Save on Your Energy Bill: Ways to Better Insulate Your Windows This Summer

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Windowsill via flickr user belfegore

Most people have no idea that by properly insulating their windows they can save on their energy bill – and if you live in Houston like us, it gets HOT. Read our 7 fixes (many of which cost next to nothing) for better insulation!

5. The 6 Must-Haves for Your Backyard Patio

Read about the 6 must-have items for amping up your patio style. This summer it’s all about enjoying the outdoors with friends and family – it’s easy to make your place a space to entertain with these simple tips.

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Rachel Gill

Rachel is the Marketing and Social Media Intern and she is SO excited to be a part of the Blinds.com magic. She is often referred to as a Pinterest addict: she can't resist the allure of a good looking recipe or a beautiful home she would love to move into. Check out all of her finds at http://pinterest.com/r4ch31_9xx/