The site of the former Pabst brewery in Milwaukee is more than 4,000 miles from Hawaii, but knowledge can move quickly between two places.
There's no question that Norm Abram makes things look easy, and the kitchen project he's undertaken this season on This Old House is no exception.
Question: What can you do about bouncing floors? My floor joists are 2-by-12s on 16-inch centers. Someone told me to bridge the present joist with the same size at a place half the length of the joist. Would this work?
What's in store for home decor colorwise? Expect to see a lot of anything that looks "natural."
As in slubby undyed linen upholstery. Neutral-colored natural-fiber rugs. Tables made to look like logs.
It may not be as familiar a name as Stickley or Roycroft, but the Byrdcliffe Arts and Crafts Colony in Woodstock, N.Y., was the source of design pieces that still bring solid prices at auction. And, thanks to a local connection, two dozen pieces from Byrdcliffe will be a highlight of Briggs Auction's...
The next time you're idling in a drive-through lane, take a look around for gardening ideas. Corporate landscaping can offer inspiration for this year's plantings.
The "greenness" of this year's 6,725-square-foot entry at the Int'l Builders Show was designed to coincide with the launch of the National Green Building program.
The South Street Bridge leaps across the Schuylkill in one straightforward bound, but the saga of its rebuilding has seen more twists than a mountain road.
Some plumbers still are cold to the idea of tankless, or demand, water heaters, but the variety on the market seems to get wider every day. With help from the Department of Energy and the manufacturers listed, here are some specifics.
Inspire romance on Valentine's Day, and long after, with tokens such as these.
- Joy Deangdeelert Cho
Let's tryst again
Today, Freeman's launches a new series of sales intended to appeal to beginning young collectors and home buyers. Dubbed "Freeman's Fridays," they will complement the Center City auction house's big-ticket catalog sales, which over the last few years have achieved major-league...
Gourd lamps have clear appeal: The shapely silhouette blends with different styles of decor, from modern to traditional and with everything in between.
Ah, pearls: lustrous to the eye, smooth on the skin, and very hard to resist. Maybe you're thinking of buying some for your valentine.
Roses continue to be the country's favorite cut flower, and red roses remain the top choice on Valentine's Day. But almost all of them, 92 percent, are imported. Regardless of color.