Home Improvement

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How to let go of unwanted books and magazines

For many of us, books and other printed materials have a way of accumulating over the years and taking over our homes. But let’s face it, if you are downsizing to a smaller home, y...

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You may never have to buy these plants again

“New plants from old” might be one of the rallying cries of gardeners everywhere. These 10 plants are all fairly easy to propagate, giving you the chance to fill your garden or hom...

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11 ways to make impact with color in a room

Often, adding color is one of the things homeowners are most afraid to tackle in their space. After all, it can be easy to love a paint chip or fabric sample in a store only to rea...

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How to design a secret garden

No matter where your plot of land is, there’s an opportunity to make your garden feel like a secret, secluded space. The best secret gardens not only feel private, but they also ha...

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8 outdoor projects to start this summer

Whether it’s a raised bed for growing herbs and veggies, a shed for organizing garden tools or a living wall in a courtyard, we all have a few big-ticket items on our dream garden ...