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Rutland, MA: A House for Under $5,000?

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Well, in Rutland, Massachusetts, for instance. This place has more than 4,000 cedar shingles, 1,300 bricks, hardwood floors,... Read More »

Safely Clean Your TV Screen

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Before you clean your TV screen, turn off the set and wait till it’s cool. If you don’t,... Read More »

Salad Every Night

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Newbie winter gardeners can do just fine–and eat really well, too–with a simple 5-by-10-foot planting space. “With baby... Read More »

Salvage Transforms Old Houses

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Call him a historian of small things, an anatomist of old houses – call him a philistine, if... Read More »

Sap Bucket Lid Roof

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Frieda Wimmelman likes to blend old and new. Her contemporary farmhouse in southern Vermont, for example, mixes modern... Read More »

Sap Buckets | Up Close

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Nearly two million gallons of maple syrup were produced in New England in 2015. Collecting enough sap (at... Read More »

Seaside Garden Plants

Seaside Garden Plants

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Bunny O’Callahan’s years of gardening on the New England coast have taught her which plants love a seaside... Read More »

Seaside Garden | Garden by the Sea

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This seaside garden in Connecticut is an oasis for birds and butterflies. “I choose plants to feed the... Read More »

Season’s Must-Haves: Electric Bicycle

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The eGO Cycle is emissions-free, nearly silent, and easy to ride. (Remember how comfy the saddle seat of... Read More »

Season’s Must-Haves: Indoor Rowing

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Who among us hasn’t made a New Year’s resolution to lose that holiday flab? Well, here’s Yankee‘s secret... Read More »

Secrets to Growing Lettuce in the Garden

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Many gardeners, even ones that have been growing successful gardens for years, often shy away from growing lettuce... Read More »

Shady Garden Plants

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This shady garden plan — about 300 square feet in area — is perfect for a site in... Read More »

Silhouettes | Antiques & Collectibles

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As a fashion statement, the chic and classic all-black look has been around for a long time; it... Read More »

Simple Holiday-Table Settings

Simple Holiday-Table Settings

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Customize your holiday table with this simple place setting from Matthew Mead. Before setting the table, Matthew says... Read More »

Smudge Ink | Artisan Profile

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Deb Bastien and Kate Saliba have been teammates for decades, first as varsity field-hockey players at Bates College,... Read More »

Snug as a Bug

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Keep little toes to chin warm this winter by bundling your baby in a fleece bunting. This cozy,... Read More »

Solutions for Violets Invading Lawn

Solutions for Violets Invading Lawn

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Violets are spreading through large sections of my lawn. I’ve tried numerous chemical control products, but none has... Read More »

Sparkly Winter Wreath | Christmas Decor

Sparkly Winter Wreath | Christmas Decor

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Instructions to Make a Sparkly Winter Wreath 1. Wrap a Styrofoam wreath form with silver fabric ribbon. 2.... Read More »

Spinach for Winter

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For all would-be winter gardeners, Coleman suggests going with spinach, which can be harvested four times, growing well... Read More »

Spring Cleaning Products: New England’s Finest

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1. Clean everything from woodwork to bathroom tile to rugs with Liquid Sunshine NonToxic Cleaner ($14.98 38oz concentrate,... Read More »

Step by Step Instructions to Plant a Sunny Container Garden

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Stephen Willette | Artisan Profile

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Woodworker Stephen Willette doesn’t like things going to waste, but there’s another reason why he often builds with... Read More »

Steps to Repairing China Objects

Steps to Repairing China Objects

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Wondering how to create that perfect, invisible china plate, cup, or statue fix? China and crystal repair expert... Read More »

Steve Silk: Spring Bulbs

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“Create bold swaths of color by planting seven or more bulbs in each cluster,” advises Steve Silk. “It’s... Read More »

Stop Rocking Chairs from Walking

Stop Rocking Chairs from Walking

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You may have noticed that some rocking chairs will “walk” forward or move from side-to-side when you rock... Read More »

Sudbury, MA: Hager House

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Of course, we wanted to know why the Schirmers have decided to sell. (Their asking price: $880,000.) It... Read More »

Summer Skin Soothers

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Sun, sand, and surf can wreak havoc on skin and tresses. Wearing plenty of sunscreen outdoors is key... Read More »



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