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Jun 30, 2015

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  • Let the flags fly in your home landscape

    When Kip Carey was designing a sign for his new shop, All About Colorado, he went looking for a state flag for inspiration. Flying the Centennial State's symbolic identity wasn't the breeze he'd anticipated. "I couldn't find one anywhere," said Carey, who decided then that he'd keep a full range of Colorado flags in stock once he opened. Two...

  • Living fences make good neighbors, and a good yard

    "Something there is that doesn't love a wall," wrote the poet Robert Frost. Clearly that something never lived next to a hoarder or a highway. "Whether it's a thing they don't want to look at or hear ... it's 'I love my neighbors, but it's nice to have privacy once in a while," said Levi Heidrich, owner of Heidrich's Colorado Tree Farm...

  • Colorado Springs area home and garden events starting June 27, 2015

    HOME AND GARDEN CALENDAR Saturday and Sunday Parade of Ponds - Self-guided tour with 22 stops throughout Colorado Springs, Monument, Falcon and Pueblo, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $5. For tickets with tour map, go to purelyponds.com. July 15 Tour of Tough Plants at the Xeriscape Garden - 4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., Conservation and Environmental Center,...

  • Book explores innovations of modern Japanese home design

    Challenged to build homes that create a feeling of light, space and tranquility in some of the world's more densely populated areas, Japanese architects have had no choice but to think outside the box. Basic elements such as walls, windows and floors are reinvented to solve design conundrums, such as homes built on footprints the size of...

  • 5 tips for conserving water at home

    For those wondering how to conserve water and lower water bills, here are five simple ways to slash home water use: - Understand the water meter: Madeline Ward, acting water conservation coordinator in Santa Barbara, Calif., suggests becoming familiar with your water meter, which often is located outside in a metal or concrete box. Reading...

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