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Interesting Links

Study of Life Expectancy of Home Components

http://www.nahb.org/fileUpload_details.aspx?contentID=99359

2007 Study by Bank of America and the National Association of Homebuilders.

This Old House: How to Hire a Contractor

http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/article/0,,199776,00.html

Good article about what to look for and what to avoid when hiring a contractor.

2010 Emerald Ash Borer Survey in Kentucky

http://pest.ca.uky.edu/EXT/EAB/welcome.html

All the latest news on this pest from the College of Agriculture at the University of Kentucky.

Old Farmer’s Almanac Weather Predictions

http://www.almanac.com/topics/weather/weather-forecasts/predicting-weather

Whether you’re a fan of wooly worms, persimmon seeds or even a pig’s spleen, this page has a little something for every weather aficionado.

Home Vegetable Gardening in Kentucky

http://www.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/id/id128/id128.pdf

An excellent resource from the University of Kentucky for beginning and experienced gardeners alike.

Tonight’s Sky

http://hubblesite.org/explore_astronomy/tonights_sky/

Explore space from your own backyard with a little help from the Hubble Telescope.