Neil Sperry: Play up purple for a cool, classy look

| Friday, May. 02, 2014

This regal shade pairs well with other colors and adds visual interest to the landscape.

Local home and garden tours to catch this spring

| |Tuesday, Apr. 29, 2014

The public can take a peek at historic Fairmount homes, “hidden” gardens, ponds galore and more.

Show us your garden

Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

Submit a description and photo to be considered for our summer series.

Home and garden happenings

Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

Spring festivals, garden club events and more, starting April 26.

Neil Sperry: Answering common queries about lawn care

| Friday, Apr. 25, 2014

Here’s what to do — and not do — for lush turf

Earth-friendly home decor

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

It’s easy to be green when you furnish your house with these items.

Touchless tech products for the home

| |Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

From a motion-sense faucet to a voice-activated thermostat, these household essentials work without your lifting a finger.

How rituals can help you deal with a move

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Simplifying your daily tasks calms the chaos of moving to a new home (and living in an old one).

The Garden Guru: Now dig this

| Friday, Apr. 11, 2014

Before planting a single seed or shrub, make sure you’ve got the right soil blend to host your new plants.

Bunny-themed home decor for Easter

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

These cute and furry friends automatically signal spring.