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Fri, Nov 21, 2014 8:30 AM
Longwood Gardens is singled out by online voters in America's Best Restroom Contest as having the country's top potties.
Although the stair/ladder situation is rather daunting, there's a lot to like about this smart, vertical-minded remodel of a windowless Paris flat with minimal square footage.
In "Birdhouses of the World," author Anne Schmauss offers readers a fascinating tour of birdhouses crafted by designers and bird enthusiasts all around the world.
If you feel unmotivated to start gardening this year, read these quotes. They will make you laugh, smile, think — and want to get your hands dirty again.
It may take a grassroots gardening effort to bring migrating monarch butterfly populations back from the brink of danger.
University of Oregon architecture student Cameron Huber scores the top spot (and $2,000) in Hammer & Hand's beauty and brawn-seeking perFORM Design Competition.
Daron Joffe's new book, 'Citizen Farmers,' offers a fresh look at farming and gardening, and it starts the way any great plot begins — with good dirt.
Holst Architecture's lauded Bud Clark Commons project joins an eclectic assortment of noteworthy green buildings on the 2014 AIA COTE annual top 10 list.
Scientists used a variety of approaches, including genetic materials, archaeological evidence and linguistics to pinpoint central-east Mexico as the chili pepper source.
These exquisitely canopied tunnels are perfect examples of how nature can be carefully shaped over many years by humans and other external influences.
The gorgeously illustrated 'Prefabulous World' highlights some of the most cutting-edge, energy-efficient modular homes in the world.
A Seattle-based design firm best known for its repurposed cardboard creations tries its hand at small-scale adaptive reuse with absolutely gorgeous results. When can I move in?
Now that it's garnered national acclaim and established itself as one of the greenest homes in the Volunteer State, UT Knoxville's New Norris House is seeking a private buyer.
Some are beneficial, some not so much — but these experts will clear up the confusion.
So that you don't wind up gifting a most awesome matriarch something overly sentimental and/or last minute, a few singular Mother's Day gift suggestions ...
A Petaluma, Calif. family proves that even the most ramshackle out buildings can be transformed into cozy living spaces with a bit of hard work and creative design.
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