The sheen or gloss of a paint will determine its ability to hide flaws, enhance architectural features, or make for easy cleanup and stain resistance.
Home composting is good for you and your family, your garden and the planet. Here are the basics.
Gutters are the unsung heroes of a home's exterior. When constructed from copper, this oft-overlooked detail becomes more than a rainy day standout.
Looking for a different approach to growing houseplants? Skip the potting soil and give hydroponics a try. Cultivating your window garden in glass vessels will provide an entirely new perspective on the growing process along with new challenges to your gardening skills.
Unlimited storage space would be great. But sufficient space is possible—if you make full use of the laundry, basement, attic and garage.
If you've always wanted one of those beautiful table centerpieces that look like miniature Christmas trees but didn't want to shell out the $40 they cost, they're quite easy to make and a fun project to do with children.
The vibrant poinsettia, the flowering plant most often associated with Christmas, is a relative newcomer on the holiday scene, only claiming its title in the early days of the 20th century.
Before we plunge head first into winter, take a day or two and make sure that your home's heating systems are good to go for the cold months ahead. Efficiency and safety depend on it!
Inspecting your roof in the fall and the spring will help you spot potential problems before they develop into full-blown leaks…or worse.
Proper maintenance is a key ingredient for a long and healthy life for your deck. Now is the time to prepare your deck to protect it from the ravages of winter.