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Wed, Apr 22, 2015 3:30 PM
In a once dangerous stretch of East Oakland, Tassafaronga Village stands as a model of affordable green housing done right.
Extracting gifts from difficult-to-open plastic packaging is about to get much, much easier with this smart hack.
Just try not to think about who — or what — might be watching as you settle in for the night.
Part art installation, part tiny dwelling, it's the ideal hideaway for international super-spies and serious recluses.
A colony of off-grid cabins are hidden away within the ever-changing coastal landscape — like a taste of Thoreau at the beach.
The butcher block counter is easy to install and even easier to prepare meals on, but it needs work to keep it in tip-top shape.
Don't just leave buckets everywhere in your home — take steps to locate the problem.
The charitable homebuilding organization isn't giving up new construction completely despite a growing number of projects involving foreclosed fixer-uppers.
Whip up a thoughtful gift that's simple to create and easy on the environment.
These kitchen tools aren't expensive, and they're sure to get a lot of use by any home chef.
Extend your gardening season and bring veggies right to the table with a patio garden.
'Tis the season to mend, modify, repair, tidy-up and perform (not too strenuous) energy- and water-saving tweaks around the house.
The Spanish island proves that lush valleys aren't the only places for grapes.
Offering its residents much more than a small plot for planting, Homefarm is a conceptual retirement development with full-on urban farming operations.
Cluttered and ugly kitchens are things of the past with these new trends in home decor.
From Venus flytraps to bladderworts, explore the wonderfully weird world of carnivorous plants.
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