Around the House: Time to winterize outdoor watering systems

By: Ken Moon Special to The Gazette

Dear readers: If you haven't already, don't forget to winterize exterior watering systems. Remove hoses from spigots - even if they are labeled "freeze proof" - or they might ice up and split this winter. If you...

Designing with tile: Ancient craft gets new attention

By: KATHERINE ROTH The Associated Press

Tile was an important element in interior design in many parts of the world for thousands of years, coveted for its aesthetic possibilities, functionality and longevity.

Yet for a generation, the craft...