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Pacific Northwest Gardener's October Checklist
Break up tidying time by planting spring bulbs, tending to veggies and giving leaves a rich new life
"fair-weather gardener. I prefer to sit in front of a log fire enjoying my winter garden... Northwest gardening | Find your U.S. garden checklistPhoto courtesy of idog Plant fall... container gardens. Refresh your container gardens with a selection of winter-hardy evergreen... container gardens. Think about your overall garden color scheme when selecting spring... vegetable garden, take out the last of the summer crops, such as tomatoes and tender..."
Sweet Serendipity: Opening to Happy Garden Discoveries
"Great gardeners are great planners. However, there is an unknown variable that o... the rose gardener in each of us to actually stop and smell the roses. For those new... new to gardening, serendipity can shock and surprise when it happens. For the artist... artist or garden designer, the stage can be set through thoughtful placement of plants... of your garden. Just as you mentioned Jay, one of my favorite things in my garden is..."
Your Kitchen: 10 Great Alternatives to Granite Counters
"As a kitchen and bath designer, I get asked about countertop materials often, usually... of my kitchen and bath projects get granite counters put in them, there are times... to the kitchen. We just did a remodel on our A-frame Eichler. Our kitchen was revamped... Stunning kitchen and thanks for jumping right on that sandstone kitchen. It's rarely... From New Kitchen From New Kitchen Yay! Paul's in the house! I'm still reading your..."
Guest Picks: 20 Great Garden Gadgets
"set for gardening with the basic necessities and fun extras... love to garden and we spend a lot of time tending to our vegetable plot and flower... needed for gardening, I started searching the Internet. The possibilities with gardening... for the garden that I would love to own. — Michelle from Stuttering Shell... slate garden markers-we just recycled some cedar paneling we put up in a guest bath(looks... watch your garden grow. I grow my own herbs, but I've never even thought about drying..."
Put Your Kitchen in a Good Light With a Window Backsplash
Get a view or just more sunshine while you're prepping and cooking, with a glass backsplash front and center
"into any kitchen. Whether you opt for a single window or a long row of glass, low-profile... make your kitchen feel more open and brighter. A window framing the great outdoors could... least in a kitchen with close neighbors. Sadly, I have the tiniest kitchen which is situated... those kitchens you don't cook in for the window directly behind the sink to work... after the kitchen work is done, so I don’t see a difference whether the backsplash is..."
12 Ideas for a Knockout Kitchen
"prove that kitchens don’t need to be cookie cutter — in fact, they’re a lot more fun when... other kitchen boring kitchen you've seen over and over again! The second to last... rfull-kitchen-remodel-eclectic-kitchen-montreal i would add colourfull counter top... of the kitchens shown...I would be horrified if this is what a kitchen designer came... every kitchen I build. We have all 3 in my kitchen at home plus some big mirrors..."
Geometry Roots Great Garden Design
To learn why some garden designs seem particularly pleasing to the eye, look to mathematical shapes and patterns
"why some garden designs seem particularly pleasing to the eye, look to mathematical... linear gardens to knot gardens, two-dimensional gardens and contemporary three-dimensional... contemporary gardens. The shapes in our garden greatly influence the way we view and... of our gardens through the ages. The use of geometry as a design tool has taken us... ancient gardens of Persia to the parterres of Renaissance Europe and even to our c..."
See the Amazing Orchids Unfolding at a New York Garden Show
Get an eyeful of awe-inspiring orchids in incredible colors and learn how to keep one happily blooming at home
"Botanical Garden, the country's largest curated show featuring the plant. The exhibition... in the garden's Victorian-style glass house, which is the largest of its kind in the... Botanical Garden; March 2 to April 22, 2013; open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to... in the garden. Such an exotic looking flower and so easy to grow! Stunning, what a... Botanical Gardens about two weeks ago and they were simply breathtaking, though the number..."
Bring on the Birds: Natural Habitat Ideas for Gardens of All Sizes
Provide nesting, watering and perching spots inspired by the Costa Rican jungle and watch the birds flock on over
"private gardens, all of which offered various habitats for the birds. I was struck... observing the gardens of the jungle and the birds that reside there.... gorgeous gardens. I'm not JEALOUS at all. If you want to get serious about bird gardening... habitat gardening. Great article! If you live in Southern California, you can also... redesign your garden in order to attract birds, PLEASE avoid large expanses of glass that..."
Garden Tour: Colorful, Serene Woodland Near Boston
Exuberant perennials, outdoor rooms and a surrounding woodland come together to create a beautiful landscape in Massachusetts
"perennial garden and a serene backyard woodland garden. "My clients wanted a rural feel... ago this garden in Massachusetts was a neglected landscape overrun with invasives like... love this garden, so beautiful and organic, seems like both the house and the garden... these gardens, but unfortunately don't like the work it takes to grow and maintain... do to a garden and it even makes the property look totally different Mary I'm not..."
Mid-Atlantic Gardener's August Checklist
Bring in the bounty of tomatoes, savor the show of grasses and start seeding some cool-season plants
Garden Alert: 22 Plants to Keep Away From Pets
Avoid potential danger by keeping dogs and cats away from these landscaping and houseplant favorites
"nonedible garden, it's wise to keep an eye on small children, especially if they explore... in the garden. So far, no problems. Of course, not every pet will eat plants and some... their gardens. Pets generally do not like ornamental plants like the ones here.... have a garden seems to be a magnet for neighbourhood cats. Any tips for plants that... in the garden and your pet may never ingest them but I can't and won't recommend leaving..."
Guest Picks: Essentials for the Classic Garden
"spring gardening by replacing your rusty tools with these attractive updates... for my garden to begin. Alas, in New England that's still a few months off, but at... on new garden accessories! Here are some handy tools that have been crafted with as... as your garden. — Justine From Design Skool... For wee gardeners, Mr. McGregor's garden kit even includes the rabbits. Apply a little... Next: Garden Musts for March I love these large yet collapsible garden buckets. They..."
Take Your Recycling Station From Blah to 'Ahhhh'
Revamp an eyesore setup or just improve recycling efficiency with pullout drawers, stylish containers and innovative solutions
"of the kitchen — is a hassle, involving unattractive storage bins, material confusion... redid our kitchen and were really excited about these Ikea bins...until we realized that... into the kitchen bin. With two cats the residue in the food cans gets stinky very fast... a tall kitchen trash bag because of the odd shape. And my son left one out on trash... from the kitchen to the garage, but it went against code in our area. The vendor,..."
Style Your Open Kitchen Shelving Like a Pro
Sloppy, haphazard open shelves? Not a chance when you follow these dos and don'ts for arranging items
"styled open kitchen shelving — those neat stacks of dishes are so appealing, and going... your own kitchen but are not sure where to start, here's help. We've got all of the... erbey-kitchen-modern-kitchen-seattle I have a very small kitchen and most of my dishes... those kitchens unless there is a "back kitchen" someplace out of sight. I'm a personal... kitchen ?Please give me some ideas Your kitchen looks narrow. I think open shelving..."