A hardy member of the cabbage family, kale’s leaves can be harvested well past the first frost.
On a block where the majority of the lawns are sunburned and water-starved, Steve McKiernan’s grass looks too good to be true.
In a Christmas tree field at Ellms Family Farm, a “modern barn” has been raised.
When flower gardens fizzle out for the season, ornamental grass is still out there looking fabulous.
You’ve got nearly two months before company shows up at the door for Thanksgiving dinner, so there’s plenty of time to make the house look guest-worthy.
Jenny Hudman knew it was time to bid the tomato plants farewell once the Sun Gold cherry tomatoes didn’t taste sweet anymore.
Sadly, the days of backyard barbecues are behind us, but autumn offers its own interesting dinner party options.
What caught Michele Calderon’s attention years ago was the brick wall.
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Arranging a mound of firewood into neat, sturdy stacks is like completing a puzzle: If the pieces don’t fit right, it won’t be a pretty picture when the whole thing topples over.
During his summer vacation, Jim Bailey built a library in his front yard.
The chrysanthemum, the unofficial flower of fall, is blooming in bright gold, purple, orange and bronze at farm stands, garden centers and home improvement stores everywhere.
It might not be home to a roaring blaze, but a non-functioning fireplace can still warm up your living space this fall.
Ben Kunz wanted to do “the green thing” and save on his electric bill without paying a lot of money up front. So instead of buying a solar system for his house in Cheshire, Conn., he leased one.
There’s a chair in Dawn DiLorenzo’s Charlton home that had nothing going for it when she bought it besides an interesting shape.
The era of specific décor trends is on the wane. Rooms full of traditional or modern furniture have been replaced by a more eclectic sensibility, interior decorators and designers agree.
If there’s somewhere in your home that needs livening up but it’s not practical to use real plants, consider using faux flowers and greenery.
And don’t worry about it.
Sharing a meal or relaxing on a deck, patio or balcony can be the highlight of a summer day. And when the season changes, proper care can make your outdoor furniture last for summers to come.
When an inferno raced through five 19th century Woodlawn Avenue brick row houses in July, it jeopardized one of the few Saratoga Springs examples of the brownstone-style homes that are so numerous in New York City.
Ever dream of having a garden that’s colorful spring through fall?
Dozens of new Schenectady teachers started a crash course on the district’s student population, challenges and expectations at the opening ceremony Monday of their three-day orientation.
Major league scouts will be coming in droves to watch the pitching exploits of Shenendehowa senior IAN ANDERSON, just as they did a year ago to take in the batting and fielding prowess of Niskayuna’s Garrett Whitley, who became a first-round pick of the Tampa Bay Rays.