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How to repot a houseplant

How to repot a houseplant

If you manage to keep alive a houseplant for, oh, more than a few months, there will surely come the day when it has outgrown its starter...

A patio makeover can be a one-weekend wonder

Try a patio makeover

Yes it can be a one-weekend wonder. Arm yourself with a weekend action plan to make over your patio.

 

DIY for the Home & Garden

Add a door viewer

A peephole is a small but mighty addition to your front door, providing the security of knowing who is at your door without having to open...

Paint stained wood

Many older homes have dark finish on woodwork and trim which dates the rooms and their furnishings. One way to change the look is by...

Install a pedestal sink

Replace a vanity cabinet with a pedestal sink and make a small bathroom look larger. Without a boxy base cabinet surrounding the sink, a...

Hang a chandelier

For many of us a chandelier is the centerpiece in the dining room ceiling, something you hit your head on if the table has been moved. Today...

Install ceiling crown molding

In many grand old houses, much of the character and grace of the rooms comes from the crown molding. More and more buyers of new homes are...

Install a wooden window cornice

A stylish way to add a handsome decorative element to a room is by installing a cornice above a window. It's a window topper that can make a...

Install wire shelving

There's no excuse for having a closet jammed full of your stuff because wire storage components are readily available and easy to install....

Install interior shutters

Interior shutters are the go-to window treatment for many homeowners because they complement so many different decor styles. Their sharp,...

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