Outdoor Spaces

Real Estate Mogul and Limousine Service Founder Lists SoHo Townhouse for $16M

A 118-year-old, nine-bedroom Manhattan townhouse hit the market Tuesday for just under $16 million, listing records show. The massive SoHo property, …

Real Estate

5 ways to repel mosquitoes without ruining your outdoor vibe

With heat advisories raging across the country, dripping humidity, and no relief in immediate sight, we're bearing the brunt of summer's doggiest days. To make it all worse, we have to deal with the season's biggest villain: mosquitoes.<p>They're not just an itchy nuisance; a booming mosquito …

Mosquitoes

Is it better to buy a home you can afford but don’t want or to stretch?

<b>Q</b>: I got divorced in October and have an 8-year-old child. When my “divorce apartment” lease was up, I bought in a town about 15 to 20 minutes away, in a different school district. It was a mistake that I guess didn’t really hit me until I made it.<p>Very fortunately, I will still have just enough …

Personal Finance

This Dreamy Nantucket-Style Home on the Jersey Shore Is Looking for a New Owner

Anyone familiar with the Jersey Shore knows that the small town of Avalon is practically right out of an All-American fairy tale, from its perfect …

Jersey Shore

15 DIY Potting Bench Ideas for Your Garden

Finding the perfect DIY potting bench for all your gardening needs can be tough. You need a space for your potting soil, garden tools, and pots at …

Gardening

Energy-efficient Guitar House embraces indoor-outdoor living in Calgary

Near downtown Calgary, the Guitar House is a compact modern home that celebrates music, family and the natural environment. Designed by local …

Green Design

Out-to-Out House / L.E.FT Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in the snow resort of Faqra - Lebanon, the two-story concrete house hugs its triangular corner …

Architecture

Beautiful two-bed basement flat in heart of Glasgow which won't break the bank

Fancy city centre living, but can't quite afford the sky-high prices? This beautiful basement flat could be for you.<p>House prices in Glasgow, …

Home

Best Professional Landscape 2018: Liz Pulver Design’s Room to Breathe in Brooklyn

The winner of the 2018 Gardenista Considered Design Awards Best Professional Landscape is Liz Pulver Design for her Room to Breathe in Brooklyn …

Landscaping

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs reveals plans for Toronto innovation district featuring light-up streets and timber towers

Google’s sister company, Sidewalk Labs, is reconceiving urban planning with one big, high-stakes experiment on Toronto’s waterfront. The company is …

Smart Cities

Pallet Garden: 19 Ideas For The Ultimate Upcycle

Pallets are more than “having a moment”. They’ve made their way in and onto nearly surface imaginable. From furniture to shutters, to walkways and …

Gardening

What you can rent in Cupertino for $2,800 per month

How far does your rental dollar go in Cupertino? We’ve rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to see what you can get with a …

San Francisco Bay Area

The Real Reason Why Tamra Judge Decided to Buy Her New Home

It wasn't the actual house that made Tamra and Eddie Judge fall in love with this property.<p>As you may know, Tamra Judge and her husband Eddie …

Bravo TV

$700,000 Homes in Kansas, Florida and Texas

<b>Wichita, Kan. | $685,000</b><p><b>A 1922 house with three bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms</b><p>Designed by Don Buel Schuyler, an apprentice of Frank Lloyd Wright, this house has many features — harvest colors, decorative glazing, built-in furniture — typical of the older architect’s Prairie style. It is in …

Real Estate

Temporary modular housing approved for Cambie site

Vancouver’s director of planning has approved a development permit that will see two temporary modular housing buildings constructed at 610 and 620 …

Skyscrapers

Unique places to explore

This campus has way more than just regular buildings. There are some pretty unique outdoor spaces that you’ll definitely want to explore during your …

Green Roofs

The Toorak Residence by Architecton

Architecton have designed a new and modern house in Toorak, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, that features open interiors with plenty of room for …

Home

Chestnut Hill Backyard Bar Pop-Up With Japanese and Hawaiian-Influenced Fare Teases Arrival

Chestnut Hill in South Nashville will welcome <b>Bar1281</b>, a pop-up ‘backyard’ style, casual bar featuring an on-site food truck, this October. The backyard bar will have partially-covered communal seating and a rental space for events on select nights. The resident food truck will serve Japanese- and …

Nashville

WOW House: $1.17M Classic French Country Estate In Roswell

Check out one of the top properties on the market in Roswell.<p>ROSWELL, GA — Are you in the market for a new home? Looking for more space to …

Real Estate

Brittany Cartwright and Jax Taylor Gave Us Hammock Envy in Mexico

The Vanderpump Rules couple show how to relax in style.<p>The <i>Vanderpump Rules</i> crew headed down to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for an epic group vacation, …

Vanderpump Rules

Tour RHOD Star Stephanie Hollman's Home After Its Extensive $1.7 Million Renovation

The first thing <i>Real Housewives of Dallas</i> fans need to know about Stephanie Hollman‘s home is that yes, the pool in the living room has been covered …

Living Rooms

New brewery, restaurant coming to east Longmont

Hungry kids and thirsty parents will soon have a new place to grab a burger or brew after soccer games at Longmont's Sandstone Ranch ball fields. …

Boulder

7 London outdoor spaces to get your green fix and chill

Believe it or not, more than 40% of London is covered by green space and the city is home to a whopping 8 million trees. So why is it, then, that …

Travel (UK)

Harvard Gardens to host ‘Dog Days of Summer’ fundraiser for animal rescue

Proceeds will go Last Hope K9, a local animal rescue organization.

Animal Rescue

Brits are wasting £4.4 billion every single year by leaving lights on at home

Are you guilty of unnecessary electricity use?<p>You may shudder when you find out how much money you've been wasting by leaving lights on in your home, …

Lifestyle (UK)

CD&R-backed TruGreen appoints Cowles as president and CEO

<b>TruGreen</b>, a lawn care company, has named <b>John Cowles</b> as president and CEO. His appointment becomes effective September 17, 2018. Previously, he worked …

Investing

Journey to Panama: Pamela Carmell and Christina Vega-Westhoff on the Panamanian Short Story

<i>The guest editors for</i> Words Without Borders’s <i>August feature of Panamanian short fiction discuss the project’s genesis and give readers an insider’s</i> …

Panama City

The stunning 'Green Spine' will be Melbourne's newest skyscraper -- and the Southern Hemisphere's tallest

Melbourne’s newest skyscraper will be the tallest in the Southern Hemisphere — and very green.<p>Local developer Beulah International has awarded its $2 …

Architecture

Dilapidated garage turned into gorgeous tiny art studio

When artist Sue Prue moved in with her boyfriend, she decided to make full use of an old, run-down garage in the backyard by turning it into a tiny …

Tiny House Movement

This Tiny Yard Makeover Is Perfect for Outdoor Entertaining

Watch This Tiny Yard Transform Into a Party-Ready Patio<p>Every city gal dreams of having a tiny bit of outdoor space, even if it's just a sliver of concrete or a small patch of grass. Brit + Co's Creative Producer Cassidy Miller was blessed with a yard next to her cute San Francisco cottage but …

Decorations