Warmer weather is on the way. Are you ready? We’ve got you covered. At Thumbtack more than 250,000 pros are ready to help you with all your projects – from gardening and cleaning to fitness and home improvement. We interviewed some of our top pros for their best tips and tricks for your best spring yet.
9 Tips to Jumpstart Your Spring Fitness Routine
In a perfect world, working out wouldn’t be a seasonal activity. But despite the best-laid plans, it’s easy to get off track in the winter when the skies are grey and the weather is cold. Whether you’re looking to shake off the winter doldrums or get in shape for summer, spring is the perfect time of year to get back to healthy living. We spoke to Meghan Aro, an ACE certified personal trainer and nutritionist specialist in Playa Vista, California, for tips to jumpstart your spring fitness routine. See the tips.
10 Fun Tips for Getting Organized This Spring
When you think of spring chores, you probably think of “spring cleaning.” But before you can really clean, you need to get organized. We spoke to Jennifer Roach, a professional organizer on Thumbtack and owner of Organizational Fabulous in Southern California for ways to help you get started. Jennifer has many years of experience organizing homes, offices, closets and more. Her biggest piece of advice? Make it fun. “You’ve got to put on music.” And when it comes to getting rid of stuff and de-cluttering, she suggests having someone to bounce ideas off of. “Invite your favorite positive and perky person over and let them know that you’re not trying to keep stuff. Music and fun people are key.” But it doesn’t stop there. Read on for Jennifer’s 10 fun and inspiring “mantras” for getting organized this spring. See the tips.
9 Tips for a Beautiful Spring Garden
Spring is almost in bloom… or it will be if you prep your garden properly! The ground is still cold, but it won’t be for much longer, which is why now is the time to get started on all of your spring gardening projects. We spoke to Dan Enright owner of San Francisco Urban Gardening and a pro on Thumbtack, who has over 30 years of experience in urban gardening, design, implementation, and maintenance to find out how to prep for plantings so you have a beautiful and bountiful garden this spring. See the tips.
10 Pro Tips to Spring Clean Your Eating Habits
As the weather starts to get warmer, we tend to naturally crave food that’s a little lighter than the heavy foods we’ve been indulging in all summer. But it can be hard to make the transition to healthier eating, which is why we spoke to Aline Fiuza, the owner of Aline Healthy Chef, a personal chef on Thumbtack in Redondo Beach, California who is passionate about healthy cooking. Here are her tips for where to shop in the spring, what to buy, and how to make it taste delicious. See the tips.
7 Spring Wedding Planning Tips
Summer may be the most popular season to have a wedding, but spring is the season of hope, which makes it a wonderful time to say “I do.” The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, the sun is shining… Or at least, that’s what every bride and groom hopes for. Though it does have many allures, spring isn’t without a few potential challenges as well. We spoke to Cathy Zuniga, a wedding an event planner and owner of Paperie & Company and Thumbtack pro in Texas, to get her expertise on the best ways to prepare for and embrace the season for a spring wedding everyone will enjoy and remember. See the tips.