Virtual Home Show

Bullock Heating and Cooling: The Name You Trust. The Quality You Deserve.

By: Karen Bullock— In today’s world we are constantly bombarded with advertising and promises from every direction.  You have many choices when it comes to your home comfort needs. Why choose Bullock Heating & Cooling? Jeff Bullock started his company in 1979 with a $300 station wagon full of tools and a vision to create a company that would provide a needed service to homeowners in this area. Many things have changed over the last 40 years, but our dedication…


Art Van Furniture: Your Favorite Furniture Store

By: Art Van Furniture— Art Van Furniture was started in 1959 by our founder Mr. Art Van Elslander (Yes, there is a Mr.Van). We are now a part of the #1 furniture and mattress store in the Midwest. We are the same family owned/operated business you have shopped with in Central Indiana for over 40 years. Our buyers travel the globe to find and design the most stylish furniture – and we make it all affordable for midwest families. We have…


MutualBank: Does Community Banking Even Matter?

By: Jamie Faulkner— Do you remember how twenty years ago, we were hesitant to use online banking? Many of us feared the internet and we could never imagine having our banking available and accessible via the internet. Surely, it’s not secure. Surely, my information isn’t safe. Fast forward to today and we’re talking about technology like asking Alexa for the balance of your checking account. (Alexa is Amazon’s virtual assistant which can hear your questions and give you answers.) As…


The 2nd Annual Muncie Journal Virtual Home Show is Now Open!

Muncie, IN—MuncieJournal.com is proud to bring you our 2nd Annual Virtual Home Show presented by: MutualBank, Go ahead…live a better life! The last physical home show exhibit in Delaware County took place in 2013. In order to fill this gap, the Muncie Journal is hosting an online virtual home show. And THIS page is where you enter to visit the virtual home show. No tickets needed. No cost at all to view this content. Available 24/7 on your PC, tablet or smartphone. Below you will find…


Beaty & Sons Services: Welcome to a Better Clean

By: Mike Rhodes— Beaty & Sons Services began offering  services many years ago in the Muncie Indiana area. Shortly after opening, founder Mark Beaty realized his company offered something unique—an eye for detail. As a result, his small business flourished and many more  services have been added, including flood restoration. Beaty & Sons services are backed by a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Today, Beaty and Sons is one of the largest specialty carpet cleaning & restoration companies in the Muncie Indiana area. They have more…


Budget Blinds: Beautiful Window Coverings are Just the Beginning!

By: Polli Whittern— At Budget Blinds Serving Muncie & Noblesville, we bring you attractive window treatments that are sure to impress any guest but, more importantly, we bring you an unmatched level of service and an exclusive five years no questions asked warranty.  It all starts with our free in-home consultation or a trip into our showroom, located at 827 S. Tillotson Avenue in Muncie. Here are some things you can look forward to with a simple call: A friendly…


Tips For Cooking With Your Instant Pot ®

By: Amber Young— If you don’t currently own the latest kitchen gadget craze, the Instant Pot, chances are you know someone who does. I received my Instant Pot as a Christmas gift from my mom just a few short months ago and can fully attest to the amazingness of the IP, as us Instant Pot fans like to call it. My husband and I both work full time and have two little ones, ages 4 and 8, at home. The…


Berkshire Hathaway Indiana Realty

By: Kerry Wiggerly— Hello and welcome to the Virtual Online Home Show on The Muncie Journal! Once again we are proud to be one of this year’s sponsors, and are excited to have you visit our virtual booth! Why Berkshire Hathaway? For years, we have enjoyed sharing our story in thousands of face-to-face events (i.e. Delaware County Farm Festival, Bridal Show, etc.) and look forward to sharing it with you in a broader medium. As you can see by the…


How to Protect Yourself From Cyber Bad Guys

By: Gary Thomas— It’s no mystery that the cyber bad guys are out to cause havoc, steal and make life difficult for the rest of us.  Being aware of your digital surroundings with your on-line data is critical to not fall victim in our connected world. Here are some tips to follow: WAS YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT COMPRIMISED? Let’s pick on Facebook as we all see posts that someone says something like, “If you get a message from me, delete…


MutualBank: Buying A Home Isn’t What It Used To Be

By: Jamie Faulkner— Financing homes and home improvement projects are undergoing an evolution. I’ve been in the banking industry for thirteen years, and in that time, home buying has drastically changed. Ah, but I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s go back to 2007. I was a young, vibrant, 23-year-old who was looking to buy her first home. (Yes, I’m a millennial. Don’t write me off just yet.) I was a newlywed, just married for two years and my husband and…