Costs to build a fence around your home may vary depending on your choice of material

Installation of fence or building more to your current privacy fence is a task that you may handle single-handedly. At the same time, you’ll need to make sure that your new fence is structurally strong, properly leveled and plumb in nature. For this, you might need to wait for days…

Earthlodge: The Original Sod Home

I read an interesting article on the “earth lodges” of Native Americans in the Dakotas the other day. I’d learned early in my life when the family moved from New York to “Indian Territory” – Oklahoma – that not all Native Americans lived in those portable teepee tents so prevalent…

Conservatory: Creating a Personal Sanctuary in your Home and in your Life

The poet Henry David Thoreau escaped to Walden Pond to find wisdom and serenity. Most of us would love to do the same thing, if only to find a few hours of peace. But we have no Walden Pond and most of us don’t even have a few free hours:…

6 Features of the Perfect Family Home

Creating the ideal home can be a lifelong project for many people. Families have a lot more to consider when it comes to their home. The space not only needs to be beautiful to their tastes, but it also needs to be secure and functional to ensure every day in…