This winter enjoy your fireplace to the fullest. Here are some tips on making great fires while keeping the heat from going straight up your chimney.
It's every homeowner's nightmare. But the damage that a burst pipe can cause to your home can be greatly limited if you take the right steps as soon as possible.
Losing power during freezing temperatures can seem like a worst-case scenario, but it's completely survivable. Here are some steps to take -- and avoid -- to make it through a winter power outage.
Look for new perspectives and technologies that will make it possible for homeowners to drastically reduce home energy consumption and circumvent storm water run-off, a major pollutant of our nation's water supply.
Radiant Orchid will take center stage in 2014 as the Pantone Color of the Year. Consider it for an accent color if purple is not your thing.
Here are 5 tips for decorating the house with cut greens and for selecting the perfect Christmas tree, as well as a bit of holiday history.
Considering updating your home's interior in the coming year? Looking for inspiration? Here are some expert insights into what's trending hot for 2014.
The bulbs you plant in fall reap a profusion of color come early spring. Here are five tricks guaranteed to paint your vernal garden yellow, blue, red, and pink.
Warm days and cool nights flip the switch on Mother Nature's annual display of color. Tomatoes seem to multiply and ripen overnight on the vine. There are technical explanations for these magical phenomena and tricks to make the most of the season's bounty. Learn more.
Crisp mornings and cool nights are sure signs that fall is on its way. Before you get too wrapped up in autumn activities, now's the perfect time to roll up your sleeves and dive full bore into those all so necessary fall cleaning projects.