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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
"with these tips for pots and pans made of popular materials... fashion will help prevent dings, scratches and makes it easier to grab and put away... practically forever. Love Barkeeper's Friend - that saved many a pan for me. And I will... (gasp) and will continue to do so, no matter what anyone says, when I cook meat in it... quality pans will save a lot of cleanup time and effort. On copper pots I have found salt..."
Planning a Kitchen Remodel? Start With These 5 Questions
Before you consider aesthetics, make sure your new kitchen will work for your cooking and entertaining style
"kitchen will work for your cooking and entertaining style... answers will be very helpful to you and any designers and builders you work with.... in the last 3 years: Many kitchen design magazines and cabinet company brochures show... pictured, you will not be able to open a cabinet, drawer, stove, fridge, dishwasher, etc... no one will be able to walk around you when you are unloading the dishwasher or have... years (forever)- in short, we're overstimulated and overwhelmed as we begin this process..."
Create a 'Forever House' Connection
Making beautiful memories and embracing your space can help you feel happy in your home — even if you know you'll move one day
"your "forever house"? Or, with so much mobility in our lives these days, is there... thing as a forever house anymore? Is that a pie-in-the-sky dream? From a home where family... age, we will explore the many facets of our relationship with our homes, and why —... be our 'forever home', but I think it will, as we envisioned it, be our 'last home'... empty-nesters, will sell my forever home and make a new forever home with my aging mother..."
Make a Showstopping Fall Centerpiece That Lasts
With flowers that will dry beautifully, succulents and wood circles, this organic arrangement will wow guests all season long
"flowers that will dry beautifully, succulents and wood circles, this organic arrangement... t will wow guests all season long... most of these items will last for a few months. What a great approach to Thanksgiving... pieces like these to create special family holiday tables....the little artisans are so... but i will sure try to make it fit my smaller table.... "Silver will remind you more of Christmas and the holidays."Tip: Be sure to include..."
15 Gifts Designers Will Really Appreciate
"These things of beauty will be joys forever in the hands of any designer on your... don't want these off-the-wall items. This list covers both the beautiful and the useful... to lve these too! The inkling is the coolest. toy. ever. Ever! Thanks for the tips... fridge will look well designed with a set of these geometric wooden magnets. Lots... reason, these birds are one of those inspirational desktop accessories we designers..."
Make a Long-Lasting Eucalyptus Holiday Wreath
"fragrance will keep your front door in the Christmas spirit for weeks... wreath will last for many weeks throughout the holiday season. Enjoy!More wreath DIYs:... wreath, you will need the following greens:4 different types of eucalyptus: spiral, gunni... (optional)You will need one bunch (about 5 to 10 stems) of each eucalyptus type, available... Since these leaves are bigger, move them more toward the center of the wreath so..."
Guest Picks: Creating a Child's Room to Last
"shapes make these 20 furnishings work from boyhood through teens... mature and will suit a toddler, teenager or young adult. — Vanessa from Decor Happy... young will ensure it will last into his adult years. The simple shaker style of... tables will be fine too. The shelves on this side table will bring lightness to the... houndstooth will add a dash of preppiness and pattern to a space. Why not have an original..."
How to Design a Coast-Loving Garden That Lasts
Good looks and longevity go hand in hand with these plants, materials and colors to make your coastal landscape easy-breezy
8 Last-Minute Additions to a Summer Edible Garden
Been dawdling in summer’s delightful slowness? It’s not too late to get these vegetables and herbs going
"to get these vegetables and herbs going... Both of these topics are timely and necessary. These crops sprout best when soil t... turnips from last year. I which I used compost tea to fertilize. Great discussions. Any... They will absolutely be genetically modified. Some seed companies that you can... this just last year. Yes, Monsanto HAS bought up a LOT of seed companies (In fact, they... they are willing to trust. I merely provided some links for clean seed that I have..."
10 Quick Solutions for Last-Minute Holiday Problems
Sail right by potential decorating, hosting and gift-giving pitfalls with these invaluable nick-of-time tricks
"pitfalls with these invaluable nick-of-time tricks... for this will yield many DIY articles that show how to do it well. Great ideas, I love... placemats like these are available at dozens of retailers now, which proves that I'm not alone... of the last-minute crew doesn't mean we can forget our host. Simple and creative DIY... gifts like these mason jar snow globes do double duty as whimsical centerpieces and charming..."
Love to Bake? Try These 13 Ideas for a Better Baker's Kitchen
Whether you dabble in devil's food cake or are bidding for a bake-off title, these kitchen ideas will boost your baking experience
"title, these kitchen ideas will boost your baking experience... (Apparently will require professional repair. That will have to wait until we sell the... space will be used. Great job! Thanks for sharing. Charmean There are so many many... cook, these photos are akin a drink, smoke, snort or candy bar to an addictive p... - that will definitely help when it comes to reaching the top cupboards! Here are... believe you will also find helpful for the kitchen: Retro enamel numbered canisters from..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Brick, Block and Stone Help Homes Last
Learn about durable masonry essentials for houses and landscapes, and why some weighty-looking pieces are lighter than they look
"something that will last. Below you'll learn more about these building essentials and how... said it will take all day (at a rate of $1250 per day), but will restore the natural... etc. these experts will be able to recommend methods for cleaning and paint removal... Homes-Last A clinker is not a "partially fired" brick. It is viterous from having... thing that will remove the calcium without damaging the glazed terracotta tiles or the..."
Great Garden Combo: A Fall Landscape Scene That Lasts
"shrubs that will span the seasons and give your garden a picture-perfect look in autumn... those that will look good over several seasons but that also have wonderful fall tints... Jennifer these are just the basic orange Crocosmia, not any special variety. I found... winter will do so over a period of several months. Even when the last leaf has fallen... foliage that will move in the breeze. They will create a soft backdrop for the stiffer shrubs..."
How to Design a Garden That Lasts
"together, these smaller landscapes equal big-time change. Here are some of the key issues... but they will get larger and the overall garden will look better. Some plants do well... Louv's book Last Child in the Woods (http://www.amazon.com/Last-Child-Woods-Children-N... Some will be moved around and that is fine. http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/266... extremes will be more frequent and more extreme. Kennedy, Your yard is gorgeous!..."
Meet a Long-Lasting Houseplant With a Forgiving Heart
Low light and little watering won't scar Zee Zee plant for life; this East Africa native has a tolerant nature and an exotic beauty
"with what will work best for your plant. If you want something stronger that will solve... application will be needed every month or two for ongoing, long lasting control. Both... one of these plants a while back with out knowing anything about it. And all this... Most will not kill you or your pets. Just look at the poor poinsettia. So many... thinking it will kill their dog or grand kid . All due to something they heard. It does..."