Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 5:45 PM
Something is rotting in the state of Louisiana ... and it would be the eco-friendly lumber found in 30 of the LEED-certified, storm-resistant New Orleans homes built by Brad Pitt's green rebuilding foundation.
Sat, Jan 04, 2014 at 1:21 PM
Defecating sea lions and birds wreak economic havoc on the affluent oceanside San Diego neighborhood of La Jolla. Will removing a fence that prevents residents from accessing the bluffs near the animals' preferred pooping ground clear the fouled air?
Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 12:29 PM
Truckloads of organic food waste will help to boost production of methane-rich biogas at the city's largest wastewater treatment plant — biogas that will be purified and used to heat homes.
Thu, Jan 02, 2014 at 6:07 PM
If there ever was a time to embrace your inner horse person, 2014 would be year to do it. Trot into the Year of the Horse armed with a few tasteful, equestrian-friendly decorative accents and home accessories.
Thu, Jan 02, 2014 at 11:43 PM
Plopped down in moss-covered lava field, Iceland's ION Luxury Adventure Hotel requires that guests respect the otherworldly landscape that surrounds the property ... and interact with it.
Mon, Dec 30, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Our picks for new and upcoming book releases include a little something for everyone: Modern homesteaders, DIY decorators, seed swappers, tiny house enthusiasts and stain-obsessed neatniks with a sense of humor.
Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 10:48 AM
Join us as we trek across the globe from Sweden to Sonoma County for a glimpse at 12 pint-sized dwellings (and one souped-up dumpster) that amazed, inspired and intrigued us in a big way this past year.
Mon, Dec 30, 2013 at 12:32 PM
As micro-apartments continue to transition from a pint-sized curiosity to a legitimate real estate trend, health experts reinforce that living in such cramped quarters isn't for everyone.
Thu, Dec 26, 2013 at 8:11 PM
Since folkloric humanoids that live in rocks aren't keen on making court appearances, Icelandic environmentalists lobby to halt the construction of a highway that would severe a protected lava field — a lava field that also happens to be the site of an active elf church.
Tue, Dec 24, 2013 at 5:27 PM
Looking for a solid 45 minute escape from the relatives? Here's the perfect chance to duck out and revisit/reflect on some of the most intriguing and inspiring MNN home and garden stories published this past year.