Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Home & Design

How can you prepare for a healthier, energy-efficient, and money-saving winter? Take care of your HVAC ductwork by cleaning, repairing, and insulating...
If you're feeling anxious about being cooped up this Fall and Winter, these simple decorating ideas will lift your spirits faster than a hot toddy!
Want a spectacular show of perennials in your garden early next spring? If so, now’s the time to plant flowering favorites like hellebore, phlox...
“Wastelands” seeks to showcase forgotten places around the city.
On Wednesday, the Philadelphia Naval Yard will be hosting “Design Out Loud,” an event challenging 13 teams and showcasing their quartz sculptures.
Good news, tech-savvy decorators: revamping your home has never been easier. Whether you are looking to purchase furniture, paint your walls, or simply...
While it may sound off-putting or even a little scary, Brutalism is actually a distinctive type of architecture and a very interesting phenomenon. Brutalism...
With the change of season, you're probably looking for a few home decor touches that say "Autumn." You'd like them to be seasonal, eco-friendly, easy...
Q: I have wooden cabinets in the kitchen of an old house. I was told to keep them because "they don't make things as well today." My only problem is the drawers. When I pull them out, black peels off the bottom and drops down onto the pots and pans, forcing me to clean them before they can be used. Can I paint the bottom of the drawers? What would you suggest?
Leslie and Curtis Pontz's new house almost looks like a child's drawing: three gray boxes trimmed with a red door and window frames that contrast with the deep green trees and grass of the Wissahickon woods.
Q: My house has many open, built-in shelves, including around the fireplace, a whole wall in another room, in the kitchen, bathroom, and even around the top of each bedroom. There isn't a lot of storage otherwise in this house, so I need the storage space - but how do I make it all look nice?
 
New website allows you to buy and sell home without agent