Lancaster PA Blog, Page 3

Reasons to Raise a Family in Lancaster, PA

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Consider these factors when looking for a new home for your family If you are looking to purchase a property in Lancaster county, there are several factors to consider, especially if you plan to start a family or are relocating with children. Luckily, Lancaster County is a wonderful place to raise … [Read more...]

View Dozens of Hot Air Balloons at the Balloon Festival in Lancaster, PA

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A one-of-a-kind event, the Lancaster Balloon Festival is held in the village of Bird-in-Hand in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Taking place between September 16 to 18; this is the time of year when the town sees a huge wave of tourists. Both visitors and residents alike flock just to witness … [Read more...]

5+ Of The Best Farm Tours in Lancaster, PA

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While Lancaster is known for many great attractions, the beautiful countryside and activities in the area, the farm tours and authentic Amish farm experiences are high up on that list. Whether you're local or a tourist passing through the area, Lancaster County boasts lots of farm tours that offer … [Read more...]

The Top Fun Kid-Friendly Summer Activities in Lancaster, PA

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Lancaster is home to some of the best family-friendly attractions where you and your kids can play, learn, and discover while making lasting memories. With so much to do and experience during the summer months in Lancaster, now is the perfect time to check these activities and more off your summer … [Read more...]

Why Buy Amish Furniture?

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Do you need new furniture for your home and are weighing your options? You could shop online, but a lot of what you will find is shipped from overseas where the possibility of damage in transit on its way to you is high. Another option is to shop locally at a chain store. You’ll likely find lots … [Read more...]

Why Shopping at a Local Hardware Store Can Be a Better Experience

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Think about the last time you shopped at a big box hardware store and needed help. Was help easy to find? Once you did track someone down, how did you feel about the advice you received? Shopping at the big box stores can be great if you know exactly what you need and where to find it in the … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to Purchase a Property in Lancaster as a Young Professional

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If you are looking to buy your first home, Lancaster City offers the perfect combination of location and affordability! For young professionals, Lancaster provides all of the attractions of a city while positioned just a quick drive away from the bucolic views of Lancaster County's rich countryside. … [Read more...]

Visionary Urban Living in Lancaster City

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As an age-friendly city, Lancaster offers its best opportunities to everyone. From shopping and theater to art, music, and eclectic dining, the downtown landscape is ever-changing. For adults age 55+, Landis Place on King – opening in early 2023 – is a community that will help residents balance … [Read more...]

Spring & Summer Pests in Lancaster 

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Pest Control Tips & Pest To Watch For This Spring Spring is here in Lancaster County! We welcome the warmer weather and spending more time outside. But with the good things spring provides, it also means nasty pests are here ready to invade your home and yard.  But don't fear! Here are a few … [Read more...]

Not Your Typical Easter Egg Hunt

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Eggs have become a focal point of the Easter holiday for kids. You know the ones – colorful, plastic, hard to stay closed when they’re stuffed with candy… They show up at Easter egg hunts by the hundreds, at school functions, and in Easter baskets. In most cases, they are filled with more candy, … [Read more...]