Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Sunday, 11.23.2014
Classifieds
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1
 2  3  4  5  6  7  8
 9  10  11  12  13  14  15
 16  17  18  19  20  21  22
 23  24  25  26  27  28  29
 30  31
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local




Members Of



Poll: Today's Live Poll
Email to a friend | Print this | PDF version | Comments (0 posted) 
  Blogger |   del.icio.us |   digg |   newsvine

Dec 07,2007
Home Zone: Making it cheerful and easy ... inside and out
by Maggie Reed

Watering a fully decorated tree - especially when all the ornaments are special and fragile and there are wrapped presents underneath, not to mention live wires - can be a daunting and time-consuming task for anybody.

 
SANTAS SECRET BOOTS - Sneak these Santas Secret Boots close to the tree, among the gifts, and forget about daily watering during the holidays. CNS Photo courtesy of Santas Secret.  
 
SANTAS SECRET GIFT - It may look like just another a present once it's under the tree, but this one will keep your tree watered for up to 10 days. CNS Photo courtesy of Santas Secret. 
 
SNOWFLAKES - Spread a little cheer while you're on the road this holiday season with Car-Tatts, available in all shapes, sizes and themes. CNS Photo courtesy of Victorio Loubriel, NYCityMedia. 
 
MENORAH - You decorate your home for the holidays, why not your vehicle? CNS Photo courtesy of Victorio Loubriel, NYCityMedia. 
You pull out the watering can, stoop down at least once daily to water the tree and, try as you might not to, you inevitably spill.

No more with Santas Secret Boots and Santas Secret Gift.

These functional and adorable little "presents" blend right in with the gifts under the tree and make watering easy and foolproof.

While the Boots fit in as is, the Gift can be wrapped to personalize it beneath the tree.

The Boots and the Gift work with all tree sizes and any traditional stand. There is no assembly required and setup is a breeze.

Simply place a Santas Secret level on the floor 3 feet from the tree stand and insert the probe completely in the tree stand bowl. Fill each Santa Boot with 1 gallon of warm water. Each Gift holds 2 gallons.

Start the auto-fill cycle by squeezing the primer bulb five times or more to remove all the air bubbles from the feed tube and bulb. Repeat once again in 24 hours.

Once you've done this, each item will keep the average tree watered continuously for 10 days and then you just refill. They even have a built-in, refill indicator.

If you have a really large tree, use more than one set to keep it from getting thirsty.

The Boots are 4 inches long, 9 inches wide and 7 inches tall and retail for $23. Colors available are: Rudolf Red, Ebony Black, Jolly Green and Arctic White.

The Gift is 12 by 8 by 5 and retails for $19. Available colors are: Ruby Red, Topaz Blue, Emerald Green and Amethyst Violet.

For more information, call 480-898-0081 or visit www.santas-secret.com.

TATTOO YOUR TOYOTA

Who needs antlers or wreaths wired to the front of their vehicles during the holidays when they can have Car-Tatts?

"People decorate their homes, inside and out, with festive lights and character, why not their cars?" said Ken DiSessa, president of Car-Tatts, a new company based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. "This way, whenever you're out on the road, you can bring a little cheer to others everywhere you go."

Car-Tatts cover just about everything holiday-oriented: Santa Claus, wreaths, doves calling for Peace on Earth, poinsettias, dreidels and menorahs. After the holidays, try flags, animals, hearts, sports and more.

They are available in all sizes, accommodating the smallest of cars to the largest of trucks. They cost a fraction of custom auto detailing and are removable and replaceable.

A Car-Tatt is guaranteed not to fade, crack or peel for up to 36 months. The die-cut tattoos are highly durable yet can be installed on any vehicle in a matter of minutes. Basically, you rub them on your vehicle and let them dry for 24 hours before you wash. After that, Car-Tatts are car wash safe and resistant to hot water and soap. However, it is recommended that you stay away from wax and visit brushless car washes.

When you are ready to remove them, all you need is a hair dryer. Just heat them up and carefully peel them away. Car-Tatts can be quickly removed without any surface damage to the paint or underlying structure of your vehicle.

Their paint-like appearance will make friends and neighbors stand back and take notice. Their cost and variety will give you the opportunity to express yourself year-round. So, go for it, be creative and have fun. Car-Tatts start as low as $1.50 for a single butterfly and sets retail for around $20.

For more information, call 973-219-0329 or visit www.car-tatts.com.

Maggie Reed can be reached by e-mail, at 619-718-5821; or P.O. Box 120190, San Diego, CA 92112.

© Copley News Service

1728 times read

Related news
Shops at the Old Mill District kick off holiday season by Bend_Weekly_News_Sources posted on Nov 16,2007

Living Christmas tree is your gift to the environment by Mary James posted on Dec 07,2007


Bend Fire officials remind citizens: ‘Tis the season for fire safety by Bend_Weekly_News_Sources posted on Dec 14,2007

Fallen tree shuts down major Salem street by Cheryl McDermott posted on Jan 31,2008

Did you enjoy this article? Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00 (total 28 votes)

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County
Fairgrounds

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum

Advertisements



Deschutes County

Google  
  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
Advertisement
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?