A History of Golf, Part 2

A History of Golf, Part 2

CC Sunscreens Fun Facts, Golf Ball Screens

Last time, we looked at the origins of golf and how this sport has undergone various periods of popularity and growth since the 15th century. After a period of being banned – because King James of Scotland believed golf was getting in the way of military training – golf became popular throughout Europe and eventually the globe, with its connection …

A History of Golf, Part 1

A History of Golf, Part 1

CC Sunscreens Fun Facts, Golf Ball Screens

Living on the edge of a golf course brings a sense of quietude and serenity to your daily life. With beautiful scenery and greenery amidst the desert vistas, those of us who live here enjoy the many seasons and changing colors of the course. How many of you have wondered about the history of golf? In a two-part series, we’ll …

New Year’s Renovations for Your Home

New Year’s Renovations for Your Home

CC Sunscreens cool tips, Maintenance

As January comes to a close, how are you doing on your New Year’s resolutions? Many people use the new year to set resolutions to be happier and healthier. A large part of being happy and healthy is enjoying our living space and making small changes in our lifestyles toward a bigger goal. Marie Kondo’s revelatory method, KonMari, focuses on …

5 Ways to Cozy Up on a Winter Patio

5 Ways to Cozy Up on a Winter Patio

CC Sunscreens cool tips, Patio Shades

For some of us, winter is the best time in Arizona, with temperate weather and sunshine. Even with warmer days, we know that the desert can get a little cold at night – but that’s no reason to leave our patios empty! A few additions to your patio will make it cozy for you and your loved ones to hang …

This New Year, Resolve to Live Greener

This New Year, Resolve to Live Greener

CC Sunscreens Green Living, Sun screens

It’s hard to believe that New Year’s is just around the corner and 2017 will become a thing of the past in the very near future. New Year’s resolutions are always a fun topic amongst friends and family during this time of the year. It’s the time we make the decision to better ourselves: by eating healthier, working out more, …

History of Winter Weather in Arizona

History of Winter Weather in Arizona

CC Sunscreens Fun Facts, Sun Protection

At CC Sunscreens, we are in the business of caring about the weather. In fact, it’s actually our infamous sunshine and severe heat that makes our business and others like us so successful here in the Valley of the Sun. This winter, we’ve decided to switch the focus from the searing heat to the history of our winter weather. What …

All About Anti-Golf Ball Screens

All About Anti-Golf Ball Screens

CC Sunscreens Golf Ball Screens, News, Screening Methods, Sun Protection

At CC Sunscreens, we specialize in installing high quality window and door solar screens, patio shades and anti-golf ball screens. While most people are pretty well versed on solar screens and patio shades, many do not know what anti-golf ball screens are. Anti-golf ball screens are pretty much exactly what they sound like – screens that protect your windows and …

Are UV Rays as Harmful in the Winter?

Are UV Rays as Harmful in the Winter?

CC Sunscreens cool tips, Fun Facts, Sun Protection

Here in Phoenix, the weather is finally cooling down for us! (Although much more slowly than we would probably like). It’s that time of the year when we can finally snuggle up in comfy sweaters or enjoy a beautiful desert hike without melting. What does winter weather mean in terms of ultraviolet rays? Does cooler weather mean we can be …

Throw a Cheap & Chic “Friendsgiving” in Your Backyard

Throw a Cheap & Chic “Friendsgiving” in Your Backyard

CC Sunscreens Community, cool tips, Uncategorized

“Friendsgiving” is exactly as it sounds – a Thanksgiving celebration with your friends. While people have been enjoying the Thanksgiving holiday with friends for decades – “Friendsgiving” is a relatively new term. It is often associated with Friends the TV show, but it is actually quite a bit younger than the 1990s hit. According to an article in Bustle, “Friendsgiving” …