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January 21, 2017
The former church sanctuary becomes a spacious working area with large tables to hold equipment and materials in the Crafter's Sanctuary in Rice Lake. Participants can cook up a meal in the kitchen (top). Bob King /
Duluth couple turns former church into 'a craft haven'
January 21, 2017 - 5:30am
January 20, 2017
Composites can be a mix of resins, fiberglass and fillers. These materials are lightweight and strong, and they can resist chipping, cracking and peeling. Kohler / TNS
PLUMBER: Composite materials offer alternative kitchen sink options
January 20, 2017 - 7:35pm
Garnier Fructis' Damage Eraser Heal & Seal Treatment. Wallgreens / TNS
Products and best practices for winter hair care
January 20, 2017 - 6:22pm
Greenery is a "zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring," according to the Pantone Color Institute. Pantone / TNS
How to use Greenery, Pantone's 2017 color of the year
January 20, 2017 - 5:55pm
Ask a Master Gardener: Evaluating grafted and nongrafted plants
January 20, 2017 - 5:52pm
Move the bed along the wall and position a dresser to the right of the bed to create the feeling of a new room. Accessories repurposed from other rooms of the home complete the look. Handout / TNS
How to redesign using what you have
January 20, 2017 - 5:32pm
January 17, 2017
The burrowing larvae of a velvet longhorned beetle was found in rustic log furniture imported from China. State insect experts are asking people who may have purchased imported log furniture to check for inspect damage and report any findings of insects. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Invasive insects in imported furniture may be threat to Minnesota, Wisconsin forests
January 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
January 14, 2017
A little care will keep those holiday plants fresh-looking for awhile. TNS
With a little TLC, holiday plants will last longer
January 14, 2017 - 8:00am
Old menus, bills and magazines can be tossed to help in the post-holiday decluttering. Photo illustration by Gary Meader /
DECLUTTER: 20 items to consider tossing to start 2017 right
January 14, 2017 - 5:00am
When you do water, water thoroughly, until water runs out the bottom of the pot.
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: How to properly water houseplants during winter
January 14, 2017 - 5:00am
January 13, 2017
Don't make 'unfreeze my pipes' your 2017 resolution
January 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
This fun DIY branch calendar will keep you organized this year. TNS
Keep track of the new year with this branch calendar
January 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
Rodents chew on wires, PVC piping, furniture, bricks and anything made of wood.
How to detect and remove rodents in the home
January 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
Accent pieces in brass or gold can add an interesting pop of color. TNS
DESIGN RECIPES: Add a touch of gold for new year glam
January 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
Whether it’s a traditional accent rug or blocks, floor coverings provide visual impact as well as creature comforts.
Accent and area rugs can make a room come alive
January 13, 2017 - 5:00pm