Susie and Matt Law, with Saku, walk just about everywhere from their urban condo, including the Guthrie, restaurants and Gold Medal Park.

A downtown Minneapolis condo gets a design refresh

After downsizing and moving downtown, a couple put their design stamp on a "basic-builder" condo.
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Atheist activist's rare geodesic dome home hits market in north Minneapolis

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This geodesic dome home is located on a cul-de-sac near a park in the Camden neighborhood of north Minneapolis.
The dome home, built in 1982, includes three levels and a spiral staircase.

Demo kitchen at Minnesota State Fair gets a makeover

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Cambria demonstration kitchen at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair.
Demonstration kitchen at the Minnesota State Fair gets a stylish Cambria makeover.
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Home plan: Warm, welcoming Craftsman with space to spare

Home plan: Warm, welcoming Craftsman with space to spare

PLAN 929-1044 Total finished sq. ft.: 1,645 Bed/bathrooms: 3/ 2 Stories: 1 Bonus space: 417 sq. ft. Garage bays: 2 Foundation: Basement, crawl space, slab This…
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To get the look the look of a luxury hotel suite at home, pile on rich linens, memorable task lighting and standout patterns and textures.

Want to feel like you're on vacation at home? How to create travel-inspired decor

Create an in-home getaway spot, with decor inspired by a favorite destination.
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Monique Samuels, with her husband, former Redskins player Chris Samuels, and kids Christopher and Milani, is a star of “The Real Housewives of Potom

At home with a 'Real Housewives' star

What's it like having your house on national TV? "Real Housewives" star Monique Samuels tells all.
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Richfield
Built in 1949, this three-bedroom, two-bath house has 1,473 square feet and features two bedrooms on the main level, hardwood floors, stainl

Home listings: What $250,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

RichfieldBuilt in 1949, this three-bedroom, two-bath house has 1,473 square feet and features two bedrooms on the main level, hardwood floors, stainless-steel kitchen appliances, new…
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Design Recipes Leave unnecessary items out of seasonal closets.

8 summer cleaning hacks

While spring is the traditional time when homeowners may think of a cleanup, summer is also an ideal time to cleanse and purge. With summer…
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Prairie Ramble, plant sale, plant diagnostic clinics

Nature hikeDiscover various flowers and grasses on a hike through nature at Prairie Ramble. Experts will discuss how prairies are maintained and their role…
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August 16

An excellent new book about wild and rare Minnesota species

The Piping Plover, endangered, caught my attention
Beautiful Garden contest winners Jim and Sally Strand tend an Asian-inspired garden complete with 23 distinct planting areas in their Plymouth yard. T
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August 15

Correction to today's woodpecker column

Credit given to wrong school
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August 15
Red-headed woodpeckers eat acorns or other nut species and prefer to nest in dead oaks.

Red-headed woodpeckers find a home in East Bethel, Minnesota

Citizen science project expands to a collaborative effort studying the striking woodpeckers.
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August 14
Uprise Art sells artwork online to “a new generation of collectors.” This photographic triptych is by Ryan James MacFarland.

You can become an art collector without setting foot in a gallery

With accessible online galleries, anyone can be an art collector today.
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August 14

How to replace a shutoff valve the easy way: use a SharkBite®

Leaking shutoff valve at your sink or toilet? The repair can sometimes be a quick and easy process, thanks to SharkBite® fittings.
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August 12

How to be a good creature, in stories for our time

Animals need all the friends they can get
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August 12

How to be a good creature, in stories for our time

Animals need all the friends they can get
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August 11
Jen and Scott Hanson of Golden Valley built a new house for themselves with an apartment for Jen's parents, too. The couple is with their 7-year-old t

Family builds a modern, 3-generational house in Golden Valley

Multigenerational living goes green and modern when parents, kids and grandparents make their home under one solar-paneled roof.
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Native seeds, foraging for wild fruit, herb know-how and more

Versatile herbs Don’t let a single herb go to waste in your garden this summer. “Celebrate the Herbal Harvest” is a program all about…
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August 11
Columbia Heights
Built in 1907, this two-bedroom, one-bath house has 1,163 square feet and features bedrooms on the upper and main level, formal dinin

Home listings: What $130,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

Columbia Heights Built in 1907, this two-bedroom, one-bathroom house has 1,163 square feet and features bedrooms on the upper and main level, formal dining room,…
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Update a staircase with modern spindles and railings.

5 ways to revamp your staircase

Scuffed-up treads, off-color carpet and timeworn railing systems don’t accomplish any sort of “look” when it comes to staircases. Try one of these five updates…
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Renting and the law: Can landlord expect longtime tenant to replace carpet?

Q: My family moved out of our rental home in Eden Prairie three weeks ago, after having lived there for seven years and eight months.…
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Home plan: A triple-dormer modern farmhouse

Home plan: Triple dormer modern farmhouse

PLAN 21-443 Total finished sq. ft.: 2,107 Bed/bathrooms: 3 /3 Stories: 1 Bonus space: 461 sq. ft. Garage bays: 2 Foundation: Crawlspace, slab Triple dormers and…