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March 19
SpacecraftingGreat room, condo in Mendota Heights

Huge Mendota Heights condo has small price tag, big HOA fees

The airy, 7,400-square-foot unit is ready for art, and soirees.
Home & Garden
March 19
This St. Paul home has a new three-story addition in back.

Three-story addition breathes new life into 100-year-old St. Paul home on Remodelers Showcase tour

A three-story addition breathes new life into a century-old St. Paul home that will be open during the Remodelers Showcase.
Variety
March 19
Minnesota 'saint' gardener uses plant sales to transform lives of youngsters in Tanzania

Minnesota 'saint' gardener uses plant sales to transform lives of youngsters in Tanzania

Roseville nurse and her plant sales support a school that is raising a nation in Tanzania.
Home & Garden
March 19

Tenant questions being required to pay for appliance repair plan

Q: I rent a house in St. Louis Park and have lived here since June 1, 2019. Since I moved in, my landlord has required…
Home & Garden
March 19
Minneapolis

Home listings: What $180,000 to $184,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Minneapolis, St. Paul and St. Paul Park.
Variety
March 16
Common loons swallow old lead pellets while searching for small stones they use to aid digestion.  JIM WILLIAMS

Bills would ban lead in fishing gear, a bird killer

It only takes a piece of lead the size of a grain of rice to kill a bird.
Home & Garden
March 16
This black-browed babbler of Borneo was captured and then released.

Missing bird spotted for first time in 170 years

First described in 1850, the black-browed babbler proved elusive.
Home & Garden
March 15
A 1928 Tudor-style house just off Minnehaha Creek in south Minneapolis has an accessory dwelling unit above the garage.

Classic Minneapolis Tudor home with modern ADU hits market for $630K

Two homes on one lot with shared patio are just steps from Minnehaha Creek.
Home & Garden
March 12
Bachman'sSpring Ideas House

Bachman's showcases ideas and inspiration for Minnesota outdoor living

Annual Spring Ideas House will focus on porches, patios and decks at Bachman's south Minneapolis store.
Home & Garden
March 12
Allison Nelson removes grease from ovens and shares toilet cleaning tips in her TikTok videos.

Deep-cleaning videos are getting grosser

Home-improvement influencers share gnarly posts of themselves doing chores.
Home & Garden
March 12
Blaine

Home listings: What $300,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Blaine, Maplewood and Farmington.
Home & Garden
March 12
Instagram influencer Kate Chipinski and her husband Mike in their Northfield home.

How a DIY Minnesota home designer became an accidental Instagram star

A Northfield stay-at-home mom has become a "macro influencer," thanks to a thrifty re-do of a 1980s rambler.
Local
March 10
This undated file photo provided by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources shows an adult emerald ash borer.

University of Minnesota works on 'attack fungi' that could fight emerald ash borer

One researcher likened it to a 'horror movie' under the bark.
Variety
March 9
Cardinals are a welcome sight in any season.

What's your cardinal story? Readers share tales of the birds that brighten our winters

Did you hear the one about how a cardinal defeated a spider's web?
Home & Garden
March 8
Exterior, Moonacy Music Room

Unique $2.4M home in Plymouth includes concert venue with world-class stage

The Moonacy Music Room has hosted jams and hootenannies for up-and-coming singer/songwriters.
Home & Garden
March 5
Interior designer Dan Vickery and Maureen Mccormick of “The Brady Bunch” star in “Frozen in Time.”

TV stars share ideas for refreshing homes that are 'Frozen in Time'

Maureen McCormick of "The Brady Bunch" and designer Dan Vickery on how to update old homes.
Home & Garden
March 5
Brooklyn Park

Home listings: What $279,900 buys in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Brooklyn Park, Minneapolis and Lauderdale.
Home & Garden
March 5
The new kitchen (top) on the walkout lower level of the split-level home is now fresh and inviting.

Dark split-level home in Deephaven is now light, fresh and open

Makeover makes the most of a suburban split-level with an unusual layout.
Home & Garden
March 5

Tenant concerned about radon levels

Q: My partner and I recently rented a two-bedroom house in Minneapolis with an unfinished basement. As part of figuring out where to work from…
March 3
The colorful mural that Jen Rondeau painted on a living room wall at her home in West Orange, N.J., Feb. 12, 2021.

Homeowners are getting creative with extreme DIY home decor projects

With so much time at home in the past year, some homeowners have taken craft and design projects to a new level.