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Thu, Feb 26, 2015 5:50 PM
Since 2006, Auburn University's Rural Studio has added to and improved on a down-and-out park in one of the country's poorest regions.
Skip the harsh chemicals and try these nontoxic ways to clean your carpets.
Although it takes some time to get the plants going, homegrown 'wild' ginseng has more value and character than cultivated roots.
From hanging curtains to replacing a broken tile, this handy guide will walk you through the steps and tools you need to get it done.
In greenery-starved Ho Chi Minh City, one architecture firm has created a home/oasis where individual living spaces are situated in gigantic, tree-topped 'pots.'
Spencer Collins, a pint-sized librarian from the Kansas City 'burbs, is taking on city hall after being asked to dismantle his code-breaking curbside book depository.
Brad Pitt's do-gooding housing nonprofit unveils 5 affordable and efficient home designs that aim to conquer overcrowding on of the nation's largest American Indian reservations.
From pistachio shell-powered eco-cities to tiny houses on the moon, this spring certainly wasn't short on starry-eyed intrigue and bold ambition.
If you misplace one of the furniture leg extenders on your patio furniture, try this wine cork trick to even out the legs.
Work is completed on a British green building project that sets out to prove 'there is no such thing as waste, just stuff in the wrong place.'
Clad in a vegetative facade, a newly completed luxury tower is deemed as having the world's largest vertical garden by Guinness World Records.
IKEAHackers, a long-running blog devoted to the topic of DIY wizardry involving IKEA furniture, has earned itself a most unlikely foe.
An urban farming project in the down-and-out Brightmoor neighborhood is cut extremely short after officials learn it involves unlawful ruminants.
Are aphids and other pests wrecking your garden? Partner up with ladybugs to stop the carnage.
So what did you do with your 17-pound, cinder block-esque stack of Restoration Hardware catalogs?
The suburban backyard can be a wild and unforgiving place. Don't forget your hand-crank blender, old-timey harmonica and fancy leather fly swatter.
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