Fiddle-Leaf Fig Trees: Grow and Care Guide

The fiddle-leaf fig is a tropical plant native to the jungles of West Africa. This popular and striking houseplant gets its name due to its large, curvy leaves that resemble the shape of a fiddle. Here we’ll cover how to care for a fiddle-leaf fig and some additional plant care tips. Are fiddle-leaf figs easy… Continue reading Fiddle-Leaf Fig Trees: Grow and Care Guide

How to Choose the Best Area Rug for Your Home

An area rug not only updates your interior space but also defines the boundary of the room. And, it creates a soft cushion underfoot – nice after a long day!  If you’re looking for information about area rug designs, styles, materials, and colors, then we’ve got you covered. Area Rug Designs and Styles When picking… Continue reading How to Choose the Best Area Rug for Your Home

Anthurium Plant Care for Beginners

If you’re searching for a Valentine’s Day gift for a plant enthusiast, then an anthurium is a perfect choice. The heart-shaped blooms and leaves of anthurium symbolize friendship and love. Anthurium is an evergreen tropical native to Colombia and Ecuador. It’s often grown as an indoor plant in the U.S. Here we cover anthurium plant… Continue reading Anthurium Plant Care for Beginners

How to Fix a Squeaky Door or a Door That Sticks

Does your door squeak or stick when you shut it? When it’s cold outside, door metal hinges may contract and cause it to stick. Moreover, a wood door may shrink, making it difficult to close and stay closed. However, it’s easy to fix annoying squeaky or stubborn doors. Why does my door squeak? There can… Continue reading How to Fix a Squeaky Door or a Door That Sticks

Get Creative for Spring with These Gardening New Year’s Resolutions

Your garden is ‘asleep’ after a long growing season. Moreover, now that winter is upon us, it is the best time to plan for a spring garden. Make a promise to upgrade your garden next spring with these creative New Year’s resolutions. Raise your right hand for these New Year’s gardening promises. I promise to… Continue reading Get Creative for Spring with These Gardening New Year’s Resolutions

Bring Good Fortune in the New Year with Plant Gifts

There are many New Year’s traditions that are thought to bring good fortune. In the United States, kissing a loved one at midnight brings good luck. Moreover, upstate New Yorkers buy candy peppermint pigs, break off a piece with a small hammer, and eat a piece for good luck. Whatever your New Year’s tradition is,… Continue reading Bring Good Fortune in the New Year with Plant Gifts

Get Crafty With These 3 DIY Wall Decor Ideas

Finding home and wall decor pieces can be challenging at times. Plus, it may not be in the color that you were hoping for. Don’t fret! You can opt to do it yourself. Stay inside where it’s warm and get crafty this winter season with these DIY wall decor pieces. Metal Hoop Wreath DIY Wall… Continue reading Get Crafty With These 3 DIY Wall Decor Ideas

How to Care for a Rosemary Christmas Tree

Rosemary Christmas trees are a popular holiday gift and a favorite of home chefs. They are easy to care for and add a fresh herbal flavor to any dish. Rosemary can be identified by its white, pink, or blue, bell-shaped blooms, and fresh scent. Moreover, they have short, evergreen-colored leaves that range from 2-4 centimeters… Continue reading How to Care for a Rosemary Christmas Tree

Ready Your Home for Snow, Ice, and Winter Weather

Depending on where you live, harsh winter weather will arrive soon, or it may already be at your doorstep. Here we’ll cover tips and how-tos to ready your home for the winter, including snowblower tune-up tips, ice removal how-tos, and gathering essentials for a winter survival kit. Snowblower tune-up tips Home repair expert, Bob Vila… Continue reading Ready Your Home for Snow, Ice, and Winter Weather

New Thanksgiving Dessert Dishes To Add To The Table

This Thanksgiving, swap out the traditional Thanksgiving dessert options and bring something new to the table. Instead of a traditional pecan or apple pie, make one of these two dessert recipes this year to shake things up! Below you’ll find the ingredients and steps to make mini pumpkin pie pops and apple blossom tart for… Continue reading New Thanksgiving Dessert Dishes To Add To The Table