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O&G Studio | Open Studio

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Windsor chairs are a British invention, likely named for the market town of Windsor in the county of... Read More »

Old Fashioned Ways to Clean Brass

Old Fashioned Ways to Clean Brass

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Earl Proulx received a lot of letters after he ran a tip in his “Plain Talk” column in... Read More »

Organic Lawn Care | Gardening Solutions

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Read more: Five tips for organic lawn care Richard Shasteen, retired from a long career as a project... Read More »

Organic Lawns | 5 Tips for Healthy Lawns

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Organic lawns aren’t just healthier; once established, they’re less expensive and less time-consuming to maintain. Whether you’re hiring... Read More »

Organize Pots and Pans in the Kitchen

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Is clutter overtaking your kitchen? Are you out of space in your cabinets? If so, follow these tips... Read More »

Organize the Bedroom Closet

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A bedroom can be an oasis of calm-your last stronghold of serenity in a busy life. You’ll certainly... Read More »

Ornament Centerpieces | Better Than Bling

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In another bowl centerpiece, Matthew attains easy elegance with what he calls “drop and layer” style. Using no... Read More »

Outdoor Brick Oven: Home Projects

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Award-winning pastry chef Ciril Hitz, a department chairman and instructor at Johnson and Wales University, always carried with... Read More »

Outdoor Inspirations | New England’s Finest

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(1.) For 130 years, Ward Clapboard Mill has been a major presence in the New England timber industry.... Read More »

Paint Resources

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In his workshop off the garage, Baxter, no longer acting, builds handcrafted furniture that he finishes with Old-Fashioned... Read More »

Pam Kueber’s 8 Tips for Shopping Estate Sales

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Want to learn how to furnish your home with 50s decor? Use these 8 tips for shopping estate... Read More »

Paper & Thread Spool Topiaries | Holiday Crafts

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If you want to use these adorable paper topiaries as a centerpiece, plan to make at least three.... Read More »

Paper Bag Floor | DIY Instructions

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Project: Paper Bag Floor When Gwynne Gardner and her husband, Michael Seitz, decided to turn a back room... Read More »

Passamaquoddy Life Preserved in Birch Bark

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It has been said that art is the signature of a civilization. Like all signatures, it is unique... Read More »

Pet Products | New England’s Finest

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When these entrepreneurs applied Yankee ingenuity to their canine dilemmas, the pet products they came up with created... Read More »

Pick-Me-Up

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There’s nothing like a good cup of coffee, tea, or cocoa on a cold day. Beth Mueller’s hand-crafted,... Read More »

Planting Buddies for Your Crops

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Companion planting is a time-honored, if not always scientifically proven, technique for combining certain plants with others to... Read More »

Plants That Attract Birds

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Just off the beaten path in tiny Princeton, Massachusetts, resides a natural attraction that all the birds and... Read More »

Poison Ivy and Oak Treatment

Poison Ivy and Oak Treatment

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Poison ivy and oak are members of a plant family that includes poison wood (an itch-causing plant found... Read More »

Power of the Press | New England’s Finest

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1. Deb Bastien and Kate Saliba have  a particular fondness for letterpress. Their staff includes a talented violinist,... Read More »

Preserve Hydrangeas | Garden Advice

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Q. My blue hydrangea has produced spectacular flowers this summer, and I want to use them in fall... Read More »

Prevent Tiled Showers from Leaking

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A tiled shower can significantly upgrade the look of a bathroom, but hairline cracks in the tile grout... Read More »

Prevent Wood Rot, Keep Cats out of Gardens | Real Solutions

Prevent Wood Rot, Keep Cats out of Gardens | Real Solutions

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We recently painted our house and found wood rot, which necessitated a lot of repair and replacement work... Read More »

Project Native: Growing Native Plants

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“Nobody is a better landscaper than nature,” states Raina Weber, dirt-streaked and beaming, from her Housatonic, Massachusetts, native-plant... Read More »

Pruning Lilacs, Rhododendrons, and Gooseberry Bushes

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Every spring I remove the faded blossoms on our lilacs and rhododendrons after they’ve finished flowering, to help... Read More »

Pumpkin Carving Tips | How to Carve a Jack-o’-Lantern

Pumpkin Carving Tips | How to Carve a Jack-o’-Lantern

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While carving pumpkins is a time-honored tradition that spans generations, many modern-day carvers eschew traditional Jack-o’-Lantern faces in favor... Read More »

Quick Cleaning Tips for Kitchens and Baths

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Steam-Clean Your Microwave The inside of your microwave oven probably looks like an abstract painting: spaghetti sauce from... Read More »



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