Category: Inside and Out

paint pot and swatches

Column: Taming the color beast

On the surface, it seems so simple. It is a harmless, quick way to improve a room. It really is easy until the moment the lid comes off of the first can of paint...

A properly planned pergola can offer relief from the sun as even the columns and posts contribute to the shade. (Submitted photo)

Column: Creating protection from the sun

This stunning pergola was the result of the retired homeowners determined quest for dappled shade coupled with enhanced privacy on their south-facing patio. If you own a home under similar circumstances, you appreciate the...

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Column: How much longer will this take?

Yes, a room can be thrown together in a few days … and it will look like it. A room that is well-appointed, comfortable, inviting and attractive requires planning, skill, and some additional planning....

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Column: How much longer will this take?

Yes, a room can be thrown together in a few days … and it will look like it. A room that is well-appointed, comfortable, inviting and attractive requires planning, skill, and some additional planning....