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Interview: Heather Knight of Element Clay Studio
"was coil pot. "It was love at first pot!" she exclaims. She's come a long way since... Element Clay Studio's micro tiles, some of her most popular pieces. Hung on a wall... pinch pot or thrown form, and then apply textures while the work is wet, forming... making clay work. The 'clean' room is where my assistant works; we have a packing..."
Pick the Right Plant Pot to Flatter Your Landscape
To play matchmaker for your container garden and its surroundings, you've got to know all the materials and pick the right style
"cheaply made clay pots bought in the big box stores will disintegrate, but so will improperly... fired to a clay body's vitreous point is just as durable as stone of the same thickness... terra-cotta pots inside to avoid cracking. CeramicGlazed ceramic pots come in a wide range... Terra-cotta pots are classic and come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Terra-cotta's subtle... PlasticPlastic pots have come a long way in recent years and can take on the look of terra-cotta..."
Container Garden Basics: How and When to Water Potted Plants
Confused about soil moisture, the best time to water and what watering device to use? This guide can help
"outside pots also but the pots are usually so big it is hard to lift. Pot weight is... ceramic or clay pots for not much money - I got a bunch of them for free from people who... content of pots, but weight can be affected by the type of potting medium, the size of... their pots. See here: http://my.diynetwork.com/crash-me-please/South/Memphis-TN/detail... up-size the pot or use Water-in, Let your neighbors know you're interested in large ceramic..."
How to Grow a Rose Garden in Pots
Everything can come up roses, even without a plot of soil in sight. This step-by-step guide to growing roses in containers shows you how
"While potted roses have additional watering and fertilizing requirements, they are... roses on pots in colder climates? You can certainly plant them in pots for the growing... container/pot last year and during the winter it died out. It snows where I live, the... roses in pots this past weekend - this info is PERFECT TIMING! Thank you! I love the... roses in pots and OMG, they are spectacular. Like so many others, I want to pin this..."
Protect Your House From Winter Water Damage
"costly repairs by learning to spot potential problem areas before water damage is... expensive repair bill several yrs down the road! PS. The repair costs quoted above... of the repairs. We were lucky mold had not spread. Good article. Excellent tips... huge repair bills. And...sadly...it doesn't have to be...if homeowners spent just... HUGE...repair bills of $30,000 -$50,000 ...which neither really had laying around..."
All Together Now: Tackle Home Projects With a DIY Co-op
Beat the Frost With Natural Terra-Cotta Containers
"protect your pots during the cold winter months... in our pots and containers, thoughts may go to replanting for the spring with hardy... replacing old pots or adding new ones, but with the wide range of styles and materials available... terra-cotta. Pots made from its warm colors, dusty yellow through rich brown, have been... a the pot. Let’s look at some ways to prevent this.... nursery pot or tub just a bit smaller than the terra cotta pot, and then set that inside..."
How to Clean Your Cookware So It Lasts
Avoid damage during everyday cleaning and stain scrubbing, with these tips for pots and pans made of popular materials
"tips for pots and pans made of popular materials... Pots and pans sure look gleaming and gorgeous coming out of the box, but after years... hanging pot rack once again with a little elbow grease and a couple of easy-to-find... on my pot rack. This is a kitchen for cooking. When I see spotless pots and pans... steel pots if the flames from the gas stove burnt the outside of the pot For naaz1... out the clay pot for stews and fall cooking :) What makes flax seed (aka linseed, iirc..."
Container Gardening Basics: The Dirt on Soil
"types of potting soil available and the best mixes to help your containers thrive... soil or potting medium is essential for a successful container garden. The right soil... of Good Potting SoilA good potting soil will be porous to allow for proper drainage... Commercial Potting MixOrganic ingredients. A bag of commercial potting mix is made up... calcined clay. Different types of plants like different types of potting mixes. Most..."
12 Gifts for Green Thumbs
"turn a potted plant into an even more special gift... garden pots resemble miniature wine barrel planters, and would look great lined up... around a pot from IKEA that holds an umbrella tree.Tip: If you are doing something similar... it. The clay planter is from IKEA. I wrapped a belt that I got from Fossil around the... the pot and called it a day. I like the idea of incorporating another gift with the... of the pot and resemble rabbit feet. Many ferns require higher levels of humidity..."
Kitchen Sinks: Fireclay Brims With Heavy-Duty Character
Cured at fiery temperatures, fireclay makes for farmhouse sinks that just say no to scratches and dents
"created when clay is heated and cured at upward of 1,800 degrees Fahrenheit, is so dense... steel pots, copper pans, thick glasses, metal jars — basically everything but the... Fire clay is just a type of clay (similar to stoneware clay bodies used in functional... Each clay has special properties and fire clay is a coarser clay.particle. Using... quality clay mixture. Fire clay just sounds better than saying ceramic sink. I have..."
Roots of Style: Many Cultures Make Their Marks on Mediterranean Design
If you live in California, Florida or certain other parts of the U.S., your architecture may show distinct cultural influences
"covered with clay tiles. With the eventual exploration and establishment of missions in... buying pots for his garden! Has anyone thought of autoclaved concrete for the walls... , and repair going on - it's a very forgiving material in some regards. I've been... of the clay-rich areas and working on it as time and materials permits. I can trace..."
Kitchen Remodel Costs: 3 Budgets, 3 Kitchens
"such as repairing what may need repairs, to client selections for cabinets, appliances... includes repair of areas where the previous mantel and cabinets were, etc. and my cost... includes repair of the walls (such as at fireplace area as well as elsewhere, like the... so can repair them, (the entry way), retexturing and painting, painting and repair... all my pots, pans, and small appliances. I even have one whole drawer for baking...."
12 Fun Backyard Forts Grown-Ups Can Love, Too
Kids might use them for secret meetings, but the word is out on these tree houses and playhouses that consider adult design tastes
Ideabook 911: I Need Help Staging for Resale
"a few potted plants. As for the front landscaping, a simple foundation planting... tapered pots at the top of the walk would be gorgeous. Also, not sure what is up with... A few potted flowers on either side of the front door and you're done. Definitely... little potting shed by leveling out the floor, but still need to put more thought... or the pots placed on the porch. 5. I agree with other commenters, you can't leave..."