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Home & Garden
May 11
587 Summit is a five-bedroom, three-bath end unit with just over 3,300 square feet of living space.

$850K row house on Summit is steps away from F. Scott Fitzgerald home

Updated 19th century home is in same row where F. Scott Fitzgerald once lived and wrote.
Home & Garden
May 10

Long hello, quick goodbye

Nesting Canada geese
Home & Garden
May 10

Barn swallows needed rain

Nest building requires mud
Home & Garden
May 9
After a redesign by Rehkamp Larson Architects, "It is an easy kitchen," said homeowner Patricia Kane. "Everything has its place."

Small St. Louis Park home gets efficient, light-filled new kitchen

New kitchen in St. Louis Park home remakes space for optimal workflow, organization and natural light.
Home & Garden
May 9
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First peek at upcoming Home of the Month projects

The 12 homes selected range from small gems to expansive getaways for families.
Home & Garden
May 9
David and Sheila Aadland of St. Bonifacious converted a deck into a sunroom so that they could enjoy views of their garden year-round.

Twin Cities garden is lush backyard oasis of 'beauty and nature'

Planning pays off for creators of garden oasis in St. Bonifacius.
Home & Garden
May 8
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Home listings: What $150,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

Columbia Heights Built in 1916, this three-bedroom, one-bath house has 1,120 square feet and features two bedrooms on the upper level, hardwood floors,…
Home & Garden
May 8

Gardener shares her top 5 garden tips

Gardener Sheila Aadland shares her best tips for garden success:• Books and online resources can help you learn the basics.• Have a plan. Consider spacing,…
Home & Garden
May 7

Red-necked grebes mating

A lucky find, cooperative birds
The Good Life
May 6
Pamela Diamond and her daughter Kathryn Rozin in the entry to Rozin’s dining room in Minneapolis. The two women and their families share a duplex; D

Three generations feel 'blessed' in one remodeled Minneapolis duplex

A mother/daughter duo and their families inhabit the same house — a 1904 duplex in Minneapolis' Lowry Hill neighborhood.
The Good Life
May 6
Learning to install tile is a popular project that's searched for on YouTube.

Twin Cities homeowners turn to YouTube videos to learn repair skills

Platform offers hundreds of thousands of how-to videos, delivering digital tutorials for projects from attic to basement.
Home & Garden
May 5
In this 2018 photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is Wisdom, the world’s oldest known breeding bird with a chick in a nest at the Mi

Big birds can live a very long life, tiny ones not so much

Bigger birds, with bigger brains, tend to live longer.
Home & Garden
May 5

Hot water faster

Do you get annoyed with how long it takes to get hot water at your kitchen sink faucet? There's a fix for that.
Home & Garden
May 4
The 11,900-square-foot stately brick house is set on 4 acres in Orono.

$4.3M mansion in Orono is a French château with its own 'Moulin Rouge' theater

The next owners of this French château will have every amenity imaginable for wining, dining and entertaining guests.
Home & Garden
May 2
The living room features a dramatic fireplace.

Deephaven home is modern sanctuary in the woods

Walls of glass bring the wooded outdoors into Deephaven home.
Home & Garden
May 1
The drawing room walls at Drayton Hall in Charleston, S.C., haven’t been painted since the Civil War era.

Online home gazing, from Glensheen Mansion in Duluth to Drayton Hall near Charleston

Some of the country's great homes welcome virtual visitors — at no charge.
Home & Garden
May 1
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Home listings: What $400,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

St. Paul Built in 1908, this three-bedroom, three-bath house located in the Summit-University neighborhood has 2,358 square feet and features three bedrooms on the upper…
Home & Garden
May 1

48 square inches of moss

Chickadee nest is serious work
Home & Garden
May 1

Landlord's home improvements raise issues

Q: My husband and I are renting a house in Elk River, Minn. The home is perfectly fine; however, the owner, who is our landlord,…
Home & Garden
May 1
Shades of blue, green and violet can set you and your loved ones at ease in your home.

How to use paint to create a relaxing space

Pick colors to create a calming sanctuary.