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September 21
There’s a new era in pizza ovens.

Pizza ovens are the backyard accessories you didn't know you needed

Having a dedicated oven for pies is no longer out of reach.
Home & Garden
September 17
'Castle-like' Isles Tudor built for Cream of Wheat family lists for $3.7 million

'Castle-like' Isles Tudor built for Cream of Wheat family lists for $3.7 million

This is the first time the Minneapolis estate has gone on the market in more than 50 years.
Home & Garden
September 17

Apartment continues to have rodent issues after quick-fixes

If there are repairs that aren't being properly addressed, there are a few options.
Home & Garden
September 17
Prior Lake

Home listings: What $314,900 buys in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Prior Lake, Minneapolis and Stillwater.
Home & Garden
September 17
David Schiller, co-owner of Paragon Designs, built a house that was made from five shipping containers - four 40-feet and one 20-footer. The north Min

5 upcycled shipping containers make one $280K house in Minneapolis

Builder David Schiller hopes this is just the beginning for the affordable, eco-friendly structures.
Home & Garden
September 16
Lynn Kloythansomsup of Landed Interiors & Homes created a dining room that could double as a studio.

The formal dining room is making a comeback

Will it revert to its intended purpose? Will it become the new family hub? The answer may be yes to both.
Home & Garden
September 16
Forest green chairs are paired with artwork with bright turquoise.

10 fresh fall color combinations for home decor

There's no need to stick to brown, orange and yellow.
Home & Garden
September 14

Soapstone vase had companion bowl to hold 'spills'

Spills were strips of paper or wood slips used to light a fire or pipe.
Variety
September 14

Fatter birds fare better

Fatter birds fare betterA study done in Europe weighed the bodies of birds that had been killed by predators. These weights were compared with weights…
Home & Garden
September 14
Wood ducks are among migrant birds to look for this fall.

6 great places for fall bird-watching in Minnesota

So many parks and preserves featuring autumn's migrants are free and easy to get around in.
Home & Garden
September 13
The Lowry Hill home was built on a trapezoid-shaped double lot.

Artful $1.125 million Minneapolis house offers breathtaking downtown views

Lowry Hill home built by Garth Rockcastle in the mid-1990s features design elements by notable artists.
Home & Garden
September 10
A kitchen with a concealed refrigerator. “Panel-ready” refrigerators, the facades of which are designed to accommodate custom pieces of wood indis

In the kitchens of the rich, things are not as they seem

Appliances and more are being transmogrified into cabinets: "Everybody these days wants their refrigerator drawers."
Home & Garden
September 10
The old-fashioned method of rug beating is actually an effective tool for reducing indoor pollen and dust. (Dreamstime/TNS)

6 ways to breathe cleaner in your home

Whether your concerns are about pollen and allergens, overall indoor air quality or just breathing a little cleaner, consider these tips to clear the air.1.…
Home & Garden
September 10
Brooklyn Park

Home listings: What $265,000 buys you in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Brooklyn Park, St. Paul and Cottage Grove.
Home & Garden
September 10
Take a peek inside homes by Minnesota architects on tour

Take a peek inside homes by Minnesota architects on tour

Here's your preview guide to the 16 homes featured in the Homes by Architects Tour. New this year are the addition of Up North as well as an out-of-state home.
Home & Garden
September 9
Include shrubs like this Blue Satin Rose of Sharon to add color and interest to the garden.

Designing gardens for year-round color and protecting your investment

With the right strategy, you can have pretty landscapes for every season.
Home & Garden
September 7
This small midcentury jardiniere is in the Bushberry line by Roseville.

Midcentury modern jardiniere is in Roseville's Bushberry style

Q: What can you tell me about this piece of pottery, which is marked "Roseville U.S.A. 411-4?" As you can see in the photographs, it…
Home & Garden
September 7
Red-winged blackbirds flew in a tight flock on the backwaters of the Minnesota River, seen from the Old Cedar Avenue Bridge in Bloomington.

Blackbirds will be migrating through Twin Cities area soon

'The Complete Birds of the World' helps identify bird species' subtle differences.
Home & Garden
September 7
This red-headed woodpecker has its tail flared to slow flight as it zeros in on insect capture.

Birds can see a sight better than you

Their eyes have adapted to how they hunt and migrate.
Home & Garden
September 7
Coveted Gray's Bay home with 'modern coastal vibe' can be yours for $3.5 million

Coveted Gray's Bay home with 'modern coastal vibe' can be yours for $3.5 million

"Malibu meets the Hamptons" in Lake Minnetonka home with lake views designed for entertaining.