Three pros share their keys to success. Implement these strategies at home to transform your closets.
When Allan Edmunds bought the four-story building at 730 South Broad Street back in 1991, people thought he was crazy.
Leech, founder of Archivolt Press and a longtime contributor to Hidden City Daily, captures the hum and buzz of time embedded in old buildings with both training and instinct.
Organic backyard farming, or simply gardening, is one of the best ways to start helping our communities and our environment.
Winter is coming. Make sure your yard is ready with the next Master Gardener Lecture on Thursday, Nov. 30 at 1 p.m. at the Lakewood Park Branch Library.
Camouflage gardening is the process of growing crops that can be used for both food and medical purposes in a way that makes them hard to identify to others who would otherwise attempt to steal them.
Square foot gardening is an intensive gardening technique that efficiently makes use of limited space and raised beds to grow a variety of crops.
A vast 18th-century chateau on the banks of France’s River Loire is likely to be sold for just a fraction of the amount a Middle Eastern businessman, inspired by his passion for a long-dead royal mistress, has spent restoring it.
We have prepared an extensive list of easy-to-grow fruits and vegetables to help you kick start your own food garden.
Think you can’t grow much food in an urban area? Think again.
If you are just beginning to embark on your journey to becoming a backyard chickens keeper, one of the main things to consider is the overall happiness of your flock.
New Orleans designer Shaun Smith gives a 1950s ranch a farmhouse persona with a few key updates.
Wanting to start gardening but don’t know how? Here are 10 expert tips that will help beginners be faster, cleaner, and more efficient at gardening.
Why is Philadelphia the “Hidden City?” What makes it distinctive in the landscape of American cities? And why does it matter?
Can small-scale farming in the modern age really generate enough income for the average family to make an honest living?
Residents of all ages came out to the Fort Piece Community Garden in the Lincoln Park Community last week to claim their gardening plot. St. Lucie Master Gardeners were on hand to provide vegetable gardening guidance and assist the new gardeners in planting the free seeds and transplants they received for signing up during the Kick-Off Event.
Children rely on their parents to teach them all the basic, essential skills needed to get through life. This includes survival skills. You never know when your kids will need them, and you have nothing to lose from teaching them how to survive.
Lessons from a walk in the park
With kids in school and summer travels winding down, fall can be the perfect time to complete quick projects to get your home ready for fall social gatherings.
Starting a vegetable garden will work wonders for you – it’s a great way to save money and you won’t have to worry about running out of food.
Chip Gaines reflects on how 140 characters made him realize it was time to end their HGTV series.
A watercolor sketch of Ury House by Benjamin Henry Latrobe painted in the late 1800s. | Image: Print and Photograph Division, Library of Congress
Autumn wasn’t in full show-off mode during Stonecrop Garden’s final organized walk of the season on Wednesday, Oct. 18.
D.W. Harkness was struck by an automobile while crossing Main Street at Orchard. He suffered a deep cut under his right eye. There was general alarm, for Harkness in his 20 odd years as cashier of the bank and founder of the fire company has many friends.
THE GRUMPY GARDENER
Tending to a home garden comes with a wide array of benefits; not only can the practice of gardening be therapeutic and rewarding, it can help bolster your food security and freedom.
Fixer Upper fans, today marks the release of Chip Gaines’ new book Capital Gaines. So what are y’all waiting for? Get after it!
UNLV’s Team Las Vegas has taken top prizes in two key contests at the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017 competition for their Sinatra Living home design.
These stunning before-and-afters will make you want to break out the paint.
Barn doors have been popping up in homes across the country — in contemporary and rustic designs.
“This is my happy place,” Cheyenne Kelly said smiling, looking around the Vegas Roots Community Garden, which hosted the second annual Grow Your Own Festival on Saturday. “And I love seeing it flush with so many people.”
If you’re interested in knowing more about bee keeping, there’s a growing organization in Ouachita County. Ouachita County Extension agent Keri Welch said there is a bee keeping course that will be offered in April for residents in the Bearden-Harmony Grove communities.
Well, color us impressed.
Coastal charm and tropical colors meet lovely Lowcountry landscapes in this South Carolina wedding.
At completion, the park will feature a pathway, seating area and memorial wall.
It’s the next best thing to hiring Drummond as your personal interior designer.
Historic and modern styles are perfectly merged in this remarkable 1876 Southern mansion.
The village of Donja Lokosnica has turned red, as the pepper harvest hanging out to dry on almost every wall brings a wash of intense color to this Serbian farming community.
Because sometimes a paint job just doesn’t quite cut it.
Over the past few years, you might have noticed that downtown Las Vegas has become a hot spot — not just for its hip, funky bars and restaurants but also for its neighborhoods full of vintage homes.
Nestled into a quiet block along 9th Street just below South sits one of the prettiest storefronts in South Philly.
An urban agriculture initiative to make Paris more environmentally sustainable, mainly through farming on the capital’s rooftops, has been such a success that the mayor is unveiling a new round of projects this week.
The life cycle of each bag of Jim Barkley’s extraordinary artisan grits can be measured in footsteps—from corn row to gristmill to cloth sack.
The historic Tioronda Estate on the outskirts of Beacon, which includes the former Craig House psychiatric center, was sold on Sept. 18, just hours before the City Council enacted a six-month building moratorium.
The Ryerss mansion in Burholme Park, once the summer home of Joseph Waln Ryerss and family, is now a unique house museum and community library run by year round staff and the Department of Parks and Recreation. | Photo: Michael Bixler
Original, handcrafted décor brings an artisanal elegance to today’s modern kitchen.
Bob Morris Meyer lemon is usually harvested in December.
Ree Drummond’s kitchen has left us with a serious case of kitchen envy.
A mom and daughter duo crafted a few final touches to perfectly tie together this North Carolina affair.