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I know somebody who works with a charitable Christian organization where women are taught sewing skills and at the same time worked by hand to make covers, sofa covers and cushion. If anybody is interested contact
Fan-tastic: Embraced by budget and green-minded consumers, the ceiling fan is another fixture that has found its way to multiple rooms of the home. Most fans come with operational lighting and a range of styles to complement other fixtures. Tip: Purchase a fan with
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back and relax with a good book. Although it's close to the house, the surrounding ferns offer a feeling of being in the middle of a dense forest. Tip: If you have a shady area of the yard, ferns are a great choice. Not only do they fill a lot of space, but they are also low maintenance and offer texture
continue the transition from this space into the rest of the lush garden.More:Harvest the Beauty of a Patio Garden11 Inspirational Small PorchesContractor Tips: Build a Top-Notch Deck
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morning caffeine jolt”), creating watering basins and furrows, grouping plants in blocks and more. Full story: Edible Gardening Essentials: Watering Tips Worth Soaking Up
morning caffeine jolt”), creating watering basins and furrows, grouping plants in blocks and more.Full story: Edible Gardening Essentials: Watering Tips Worth Soaking Up
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smart move, because the gravel will drain water quickly away from the cedar and does not retain moisture.” — Falon MihalicThis article is full of great tips about which types of wood best resist rot when used in your outdoor projects. Bookmark it for when you get ready to build that new fence, replace the
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I hope you'll all forgive a small, uninvited tip: native soil is great IF its great. Horse manure can be full of weed seeds and very "hot" (look it up). Some places don't freeze hard enough to heave the ground (obviously not an issue in Chi-town). Homemade compost is often full of seeds, too. I wouldn't
Garden organization (should I ever get a green thumb!)
This stacked stone and marble topped outdoor firepit glows each evening as flames flicker through festive colored...
This hardwood deck on this New England front porch floor is mixed with warm, rich tones of ebony, chocolate and...
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Mix and match within the overall space. The plantings within each bed here are uniform, but they vary from bed to bed. Design tip: Creating a focal point, such as this fountain set in a semicircle of green, adds needed interest, especially in a large space where the masses of similar beds could be o
Garden design in Greece on the island of Paros
create a dramatic setting and take full advantage of sweeping views, the foundation design will be extremely expensive. (Here’s a cost-saving tip: Avoid large retaining walls.)
to overpack — surprise! I’ve brought clothing I never wear and stuff I could not possibly have needed. As an organizer, it’s an area I’ve improved upon and have put together some simple tips on how to pack for a trip here. Next: Escape to HawaiiBask in a Mini Greek Getaway
might create a dramatic setting and take full advantage of sweeping views, the foundation design will be extremely expensive. (Here’s a cost-saving tip: Avoid large retaining walls.)