Go inside 5 of the most expensive lake homes on the Twin Cities market

Go inside 5 of the most expensive lake homes on the Twin Cities market

From $2.25 million to $11.9 million, these are some of the priciest luxurious lake shore homes in the metro.

'90s home in Eagan gets a thoroughly modern kitchen makeover

October 13
'90s home in Eagan gets a thoroughly modern kitchen makeover
Remodeled '90s kitchen has fresh style, better functionality — and a view of the backyard pond.

How many billion birds are there in the world?

October 17
How many billion birds are there in the world?
There are between 200 billion and 400 billion birds, give or take a few.
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Secluded fairy-tale castle in Eagan hits market for $2.9M

The royal roost includes a turret, courtyard, seven garage bays and a chapel-turned-movie theater.
Home & Garden
October 17

Skylight leak? No, probably not.

I'm convinced that most moisture issues with skylights are condensation issues that are misdiagnosed as leaks.
Home & Garden
October 16

Have you ever fed pasta to birds?

It's on a list of suggested unusual food
Home & Garden
October 14

Home listings: What $139,900 buys in the Twin Cities

Three homes for sale in the metro area
Home & Garden
October 14

Growing herbs at home, antiques market, fall flower show and more

Home and garden classes and event around the Twin Cities.
Home & Garden
October 13

Experts share their picks for best handheld vacuums

For houses with kids or pets, a handheld vacuum is a near-necessity. For smaller houses, studios or condos, a handheld model can even serve as…
Home & Garden
October 13

How to get your house clean(er) in 20 minutes

This is how a cleaning expert organizes her space in 20 minutes.
Home & Garden
October 13

How to make up for lack of closet space

No closet? Tiny closet? With a little creativity, you can make up for the lack of storage space.
Beautiful Gardens
Special Project Beautiful Gardens
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There are some spectacular private gardens around the Twin Cities. We discover several each year in our Beautiful Gardens contest. From October to April, we'll bring you into one Beautiful Garden a month.
Home & Garden
October 13

Home speakers get sleeker and smarter

Audio brands adapt to today's downsized music formats.
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October 13

Home plan: New-fashioned farmhouse boasts outdoor rooms

Backyard veranda includes summer kitchen.
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October 13

Fall chores are part of living in Minnesota – do them now

A little bit of extra yard work this autumn will pay off in the spring.
Home & Garden
October 11

Tile as art for all

Mercedes Austin's Mercury Mosaics does handmade work for homeowners.
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October 10

Birds of North America, FREE, on-line, Hennepin County library

Best price yet for a fantastic resource
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October 10

Warm seas precede Alaskan bird die-off

Missing their usual food sources, birds are dying in unprecedented numbers.
Home & Garden
October 7

Wallpaper entrepreneur embraces casual comfort at her Minneapolis home

The latest lifestyle buzzword is "hygge." And for Aimee Lagos, it's an apt description of her online wallpaper business — as well as her century-old Minneapolis house.
Home & Garden
October 7

Free remodeling seminar, pumpkin centerpieces and more

Oh, my gourdPumpkins are the trend for October decor. They can be spooky, funny or simple and plain. Make your own pie-sized pumpkin centerpiece…
Home & Garden
October 7

Tips for creating a hygge home

Express your personality. The Lagoses are well-traveled, and fill their rooms with mementos from places they've visited and lived."It helps people get to know you…
Home & Garden
October 6

Atrium house was designed by 'father of skyway system'

Atriums — a center courtyard open to the sky and surrounded by a building — have been around since ancient times. But the word “atrium”…
Home & Garden
October 6

Atrium garden in Minneapolis offers a window on the four seasons

Minneapolis gardeners create an Asian-inspired oasis in their glass-walled atrium.
Home & Garden
October 6

Renting and the Law: Can landlord fine tenant for keeping an emotional support animal?

Q: I have a registered emotional support animal, my cat, Shadow. I also have a doctor’s note to show landlords who may question why I…