Alex E. Levine

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The Essential Guide To Growing Veggies Indoors. No Garden Needed.

Potatoes, carrots, and more. Oh my!<p>Apartment dwellers know the challenges of growing a garden. Without a yard, it's hard to play in the dirt. But that doesn't mean that it's not possible. It just requires a little bit of determination and research -- lots of research. With those two things in hand, …

Join the back garden building revolution

Two architects have built a partially subterranean yet light-filled family home on a small plot that was formerly their garden<p>Years ago, when Deborah Saunt was completing her architectural training, her mentor Joanna van Heyningen gave her an import-ant piece of advice. 'She told me that if I ever …

Permaculture Has Some Incredible Solutions For Transforming Suburbia Into Resilient Communities

Rather than waiting for society to all agree how we need to live in a different way, by focusing here in the suburban household, people can actually …

Cedar Street Remodel - Contemporary - Landscape - Omaha - by Steven Ginn Architects LLC

Annie Thornton added this to Patio Details: A Modern Pergola Stands Up to Nebraska’s Climate<p>Photos by Tom Kessler Designer: Steven Ginn …

Catch this orchid show in QC

The gardens were soaked and the grounds waterlogged, but for the waling-waling, the queen of Philippine flowers, a drench of rain was exactly what it …

Fall Perennial Gardening: Garden Design on a Budget

Fall is the best time of year for planning your perennial garden. The plants are grown in or over grown and you can easily see how they are working …

10 Easy Ways to Prep Your Garden for Winter

Your garden provided beauty and sustenance throughout the season, but now it's time to close up shop until next year. Or is it? Here's what you need …

Gardens: what to do this week

Visit Knoll Gardens, give your houseplants some love, and plant a floribunda rose<p>If you want to learn how to use grasses successfully, Knoll Gardens is the place to visit. Neil Lucas’s four-acre plot near Wimborne in Dorset tests new varieties and showcases brilliant plant combinations. Take a …

Current Obsessions: Fall Ahead

Read on to see what we loved this week:<p>We’re admiring small but impressive backyard improvements made by Dana Miller of HouseTweaking.<br>• 2015 fall …

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Urban Farming - Hobby Farms

UF<p>Urban Farming<p>April 26, 2018<p>You can grow most vegetables in pots, but few as easily as peppers. Though any variety will succeed, these peppers for …

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Barn meets loft in savvy energy positive home design

Inspired by the New England barn and the New York loft, Architect Paul Lukez has penned a cleverly compact home design that uses natural ventilation, …

Top 15 Roof Types, Plus Their Pros & Cons - Read Before You Build!

When building a new house or retrofitting an existing one, choosing the right type of roof can be more difficult than most people could imagine. …

Invisible House

Prefab houses are gaining more popularity than ever with innovative designs like Casa Invisible by Delugan Miessl Associates.(...) Read More about …

Cedar Street Remodel - Omaha - by Steven Ginn Architects LLC

rbrett added this to Kevin and Jonathan<br>May 14, 2018<p>Like the materials used here, as well as the colors and even the open v. solid areas of the …