The first few years I planted a flower garden I felt like I was burying dollar bills in the ground and hoping I would get something back out. I spend hundreds of dollars at the garden store and hope that the things I picked out would work in my yard.
A review: IKEA butcher block countertops and Waterlox finish
In a classic kitchen with cherry cabinets, the marble countertops, gray linen roman shade, and raw-wood shelves all add interesting textures to the room. This small amount of juxtaposition with the traditional cabinets creates great contrast.
This house flipper goes retro - with immediate success
We’re now — often painfully — accustomed to house flippers whose first step is to strip charming original features to create a ‘blank slate’ that they believe will appeal to today’s potential buyers. But reader Bill, who fixes up and resells old homes in