Amber Hale

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The 7 Best Climbing Roses for Your Garden

The best climbing roses have a wild side. Consider the one in my backyard. It covers a large crab apple tree that I disdain but for one attribute: it …

Northern California

Remodelista Favorites: Our Top 10 Weekend Projects

We’re not carpenters here at Remodelista, but we tackled each of these DIYs ourselves in response to a niggling problem, such as a front-entry shoe …

Top 10

Tag: Landscaping 101

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Landscaping

Best Edible Garden Winner: Britton Shepard

The winner of the Gardenista Considered Design Awards Best Edible Garden is Britton Shepard of Fall City, Washington.<p>His project was chosen as a …

Landscaping

Ace Clamp Lamp - 6 Pack

* 120 volt<br>* 60 watt bulb max.<br>* 150 watt maximum<br>* Bakelite socket & vinyl grip<br>* On/off switch<p>The price is for a pack of 6.

DIY

10 Rustic Kitchen Designs That Embody Country Life

<i>You’re standing in your cozy rustic kitchen admiring the warm glow that only aged wood cabinets and a natural fireplace can emit, and the smell of</i> …

Articles about 7 idyllic island prefabs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A family’s remote island retreat becomes a more permanent home base, thanks to the efficiency of building modular.<p>Resolution:4 Architecture creates astounding prefabricated homes that are tailored to their sites and the unique needs of their...<p>With its main components manufactured in a factory and …

Garden Visit: Starry Nights and String Lights in Northern California

When Marni Leis moved to Northern California 30 years ago, she experienced culture shock, at least when it came to the local architecture. Mill …

Landscaping

Trending on Gardenista: A Flower-Filled Fourth

Happy holiday weekend. Here are some straight-from-the-garden ideas and inspirations, including how to grow pink drinks.<p>Peonies from Eva’s …

Articles about 9 prefab homes set stilts on Dwell.com - Dwell

It took a mere six months—three in the factory and three on-site—for this prefab to come to fruition on the shore of Sweden’s...<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and …

Hardscaping 101: Standing Seam Metal Roofs

When we surveyed members of the Remodelista + Gardenista Architect/Designer Directory for their favored roofing material, we were surprised by the …

Home Improvement

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …

Kitchens

An Off-the-Grid Cabin in Vancouver, Candlelight Included

When snowboarders Susan Scott and David Scott of Scott & Scott Architects set out to build themselves an off-the-grid alpine cabin, they let the free …

Living Rooms

Ask Alys: your gardening questions answered

<b>I have a small, north-facing front garden. It's used for off-street parking, but I want to add greenery. I'd like a tree with year-round interest. What do you suggest?</b> <br>I have a soft spot for <i>Amelanchier lamarckii</i>. It's tough, doesn't mind urban conditions, is happy in a north-facing spot and doesn't …

Architect Visit: An Indestructible Cabin on Stilts by Olson Kundig

No leaking roofs, broken windows, or flooded basements here: this is a cabin for people who don’t like surprises.<p>Seattle-based Olson Kundig …

Washington State

Tag: Landscaping 101

Lost World: Italian Opulence at Villa Balbiano on Lake Como<p>by Clare Coulson<p>10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Japanese Zen Masters<p>by Michelle …

Landscaping

Trend Alert: Black Pussy Willow

A few weeks ago my aunt emailed a grainy photo along with the following caption, “Black pussy willows! Have you ever seen these?” I had not. …

Gardening

So You Think You're Smarter Than A CIA Agent

The morning I met Elaine Rich, she was sitting at the kitchen table of her small town home in suburban Maryland trying to estimate refugee flows in Syria.<p>It wasn't the only question she was considering; there were others:<p>Will North Korea launch a new multistage missile before May 10, 2014?<p>Will …

BioBlitz Identifies More than 80 Species New to Golden Gate Parks

Changing Planet<p><b>The initial scientific species count as of the BioBlitz Closing Ceremony this weekend was 2,304, with well over 8,600 observations recorded over the course of the two-day event, the organizers said in a news statement today. More than 80 species were new to the parks species list. At</b> …

Required Reading: The Cut Flower Patch

We know that growing our own cut flowers is easy, with clear benefits: thrift, bounty, show-off value. But we don’t always get around to doing it, …

Gardening

Gardens: layering bulbs

Anyone with a passion for bulbs will be familiar with the conundrum: how can you squeeze as many different species as possible into a small space? Rod and Jane Leeds have the answer. They take advantage of the fact that different bulbs need to be planted at different depths to perform their best by …

Royal Horticultural Society photographic competition 2013 – the winning pictures

The annual RHS photography competition attracts stunning images of flora and fauna – here are some of the winning pictures from 2013, from a shy mole to a starling in the fog and some towering foxgloves

Designer Visit: Arne Maynard at Home in Wales

Garden designer Arne Maynard, based in London and Wales, has been a longtime favorite of mine. Having grown up in the Dorset countryside, he knows …

Gardening

Gift Guide: For the Apiarist or Honey Bee Lover

Whether you know someone who dons the white suit and does the noble work of beekeeping, or someone whose relationship to bees is more one of …

Gift Guides

Tag: Design News

Trending on Remodelista: 5 Creative Designs to Make a Home Feel Brand-New<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Chelsea Flower Show 2018: Heart and Soul at the Lemon Tree …

Landscaping

Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …