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How-to Clean and Repair Wood Floors | DIY Advice

15 votes, 3.53 avg. rating (71% score)

Hardwood offers a lot of value to the home in terms of resale desirability, durability and aesthetics. Learn... Read More »

10 Favorite Antiques Stores, Flea Markets & Salvage Shops

4 votes, 3.75 avg. rating (75% score)

Lynn filled her house with items from all of these Maine stores. Her best advice: Take your time.... Read More »

12 Painting Tips

7 votes, 3.57 avg. rating (72% score)

1. Don’t wait for the cool days of fall to start your outside paint job. There may be... Read More »

1779 Georgian Colonial in Francestown, NH | House For Sale

7 votes, 4.29 avg. rating (84% score)

During the 1990s, a New Jersey couple walked through more than 50 New England homes before deciding to... Read More »

4th of July Crafts | Table Decor

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Whenever I throw a holiday get-together for family and friends, I like to add a handcrafted touch made... Read More »

A Fresh Coat

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

One of Lynn Karlin’s best strategies for decorating on a dime was to use a palette of white,... Read More »

A Select Guide to Fixers Around New England

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Looking for someone who can repair a cherished possession? Use this guide to fixers around New England. QUILTS... Read More »

Age Unfinished Wood | DIY

3 votes, 3.33 avg. rating (69% score)

When workers remodeled the kitchen of our town hall several years ago, they tossed out an old unfinished... Read More »

Antiques & Collectibles | Costume Jewelry from Providence, RI

3 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (74% score)

Shakespeare warned that “all that glitters is not gold.” In fact, I’ve found that most of what glitters... Read More »

Bath Sweet Shopp | House for Sale

16 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (70% score)

Have you ever thought about doing something completely different? The Bath Sweet Shopp in Bath, Maine, is looking... Read More »

Best Holiday Craft Fairs in New England

9 votes, 3.78 avg. rating (75% score)

Holiday craft fairs fill the weekends between Halloween and Christmas at churches, community centers, schools, and function halls... Read More »

Blue Dye

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Shred half of a large red cabbage and combine with the base. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat... Read More »

Bridget’s Favorite Salvage Shops

4 votes, 3.88 avg. rating (77% score)

New England Demolition & Salvage This huge warehouse carries a section of antique furniture and trinkets as well... Read More »

Bright Ideas | New England’s Finest

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1. Bulgaria native Boyan Moskov has been working in ceramics since 1987 and creating pottery in the Granite... Read More »

Brown Dye

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Combine 4 tablespoons of ground coffee with the base and stir well. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat... Read More »

Budget Bedroom Makeovers

3 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Is your bedroom starting to look old and tired? Revive it in a weekend with these inexpensive and... Read More »

Building a Homestead | Life in the Kingdom

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Building a homestead taxes both body and mind. Almost every morning I awaken too early, my brain overwhelmed... Read More »

Checklist for Closing Up Summer Cottages

3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

Closing up your summer camp or cottage can be a chore, but it beats the alternative of opening... Read More »

Christmas at the Van Allsburgs’

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

It should come as no surprise that in Chris Van Allsburg’s house in Providence, Rhode Island, it’s always... Read More »

Christmas Terrarium

Christmas Terrarium

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Attention, non-crafters! This project is an idea as much as it is a craft, and you don’t need... Read More »

Clay Pottery from Shari Zabriskie

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Shari Zabriskie spins birch trees and sea urchins on her potter’s wheel, making beautiful clay pottery. A life... Read More »

Cobb Hill in Hartland, VT | House for Sale

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

We pulled into a parking spot near a huge red barn and silo. Perched along a couple of... Read More »

Cottage in Historic Middletown, RI

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

It falls quietly, here in this gentle clearing, snow as downy as a feather. Brushing up against the... Read More »

Crafts | Heart Button Pillow

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Here’s a lovely pillow you can whip up as a Valentine’s Day gift for your sweetheart or as... Read More »

Crafts: Cover a Photo Frame with Fabric

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

Looking for another craft that adds a personal touch to your decor? Cover a photo frame with fabric.... Read More »

Crafts: Custom Picture Frame

7 votes, 3.71 avg. rating (74% score)

Plain picture frames cost a lot less than fancy ones, so buy a plain frame and decorate it... Read More »

Crafts: Decorate Glass Vases with Polka Dots

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

One of my favorite summer traditions is lining the kitchen windowsill with several small flower bouquets, each nestled... Read More »

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