Clutter is the enemy. It will make a small space look even smaller, and you’ll never be able to find what you’re looking for when you need it.
Barbara Green was amazed when she first walked through the residence in Dundee. Built in 1911, it was a boarding house before becoming the rectory for St. Margaret Mary. It reverted to a family home when the parish moved west.
Jonathan Nikkila has been obsessed since he first saw a red bug on an asparagus he'd planted in Michigan several years ago and wondered what it was.
The organization will show off its new bee apiary.
Barbara Green is saying goodbye to the house she's lived in and loved for almost 20 years. It's one of the most famous in Dundee.
The anonymous buyer plans to keep it a national or regional destination.
In the event of a claim, insurers require you to substantiate your loss in as much detail as possible.
Any disease- and pest-free plants are welcome – houseplants, perennials, hostas and daylilies.
Their relationship doesn't revolve around the past, though. They are looking ahead to more fun times.
The gardens will give patients and families a chance to grow fresh vegetables right outside their temporary home.
First, know the terminology. Draperies, curtains, shades, blinds: These are all window treatments.
In addition to the famous treat, visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about the history of soda jerks and experience how travelers enjoyed the soda fountain while passing through Union Station in its heyday.
The grass-like plant thrives at a time when our beloved lawns slow down.
Someone is drawing the old-fashioned laundry items and hanging the pictures on power poles.
Clouds of bugs have been so thick that one auto service station ran out of windshield wiper fluid.
About 10,000 items will be up for sale at the Douglas County Historical Society garage sale.
Reports about the pesky bagworm have been popping up the past few months.
Homeowners, designers and even celebrities are warming to the idea of laminate surfaces thanks to new technology that mimics the look and feel of stone and wood.
There are steps you can take to make sure your air conditioner runs efficiently.
You don't want to water too much during the heat wave; that's just as hard as the heat on plants and turf.
Screens’ close association with a more glamorous era make them especially appealing to a new generation.
The Nebraska basketball announcer says working in his yard is therapeutic.
Experts share their favorites for pruning, weeding and watering.
People have either too much stuff or inadequate storage spaces — or both.
Phil Pierce, a consulting arborist after working for the city for 29 years, said the hail opened wounds in the trees, giving diseases a foothold.
Despite the amount spent on upkeep of the four- to five-acre stretch, the grass didn’t keep runoff from the sloped area from streaming into yards across the street (neighbors jokingly called it a lake). Pesticides and fertilizers from lawns then washed back into the Papillion Creek Watershed. So neighbors jumped into action to create a more functional — and beautiful — sea of flowers.
Americans didn't invent barbecue - it's a timeless cooking technique that appears in many guises around the globe - but it has been intertwined with American history since the beginning of the republic. When President George Washington oversaw the laying of the U.S. Capitol cornerstone in 1793, the assembled dignitaries celebrated the momentous occasion with barbecued ox. Our proprietary feelings about smoked and grilled meats go along with a range of misconceptions about the food and its customs.
Ecologically minded gardens are in vogue, which is all to the good. One of the hallmarks of a successful landscape is that it is in harmony with its place, in its flora, planting aesthetic and general mood.
World-Herald contest touts more than 500 businesses in 200+ categories.
According to the CDC, disease cases from mosquito, tick, and flea bites tripled in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016.
We asked several designers what single item they would add to a living room or bedroom to create the most impact on a tight budget.