Texture can add a lot to a space. Faux fur accessories such as throws, pillows and even some small furniture pieces remain on trend.
There are 20 thistles native to Colorado, besides being prickly, they are desirable plants. Thistles are in the Asteraceae, sunflower (daisy) family.
The cool, wet weather we’ve been enjoying has had gardeners impatiently waiting for the soil to warm and the skies to stop peppering us with hail so our plants can finally go outside.
Homes with backyards that extend living area and offer the promise of protecting our natural environment have strong appeal.
As spring bulbs such as tulips, daffodils and hyacinth begin to fade, you can look to their heat loving cousins for a splash of color throughout your garden.
Springtime has arrived and people are thinking about major renovations, repairs, or restorations on their home.
Recent downpours, in some areas of the state, have resulted in the Rocky Mountain Sod Growers (RMSG) once again stressing water conservation moving into the growing season.
It is almost to the point of being embarrassing with just how much precipitation the mountains and plains have received in the South Platte River basin lately (yep, that’s us in Northern Colorado).
Redoing a home’s exterior outperformed larger interior home improvements in 2020, according to the Cost vs. Value Report (Mountain Region) by Remodeling Magazine.
Your deck represents a sizable investment in your home, so regular maintenance is essential to keep it in good repair.
You have moved into your new home, and now you want to decorate. Just one problem — you are living in a rental.
Seasonality in Northern Colorado is one of the things that makes living here appealing – long, snowy winters and short, hot summers. But our mixture of altitude and weather also makes us the second-worst spot for hail damage claims in the United States.
But beyond lowering your environmental impact, increasing your home’s efficiency will also increase your comfort, lower energy bills and improve your home’s value.
Summertime is near, and with that, so are all the beautiful colors that accompany the season.
From shag, wool and viscose to hides, there are many options to choose from when it comes to area rugs.
Colorado Gardeners: Let’s plan for that bounty this year in order for others to eat, let’s sow for our community as well as ourselves.
I spoke with Landscape Designer, Shanti Schultz of Love in Bloom and asked if she prefers plant or manure-based compost for her projects. She said that for vegetables, fruit trees and lawns she likes to use manure, and for ornamental beds she prefers plant based.
With spring brings certain colors. Perhaps yellow and lilac come to mind. These days, unexpected colors and pairings are considered modern and fresh.
With the advent of spring after a long and difficult winter, it’s time to think about a deep housecleaning.
We are told to read labels and instructions on just about everything we purchase whether it is a new cell phone, food or pesticide. This is also the case with seed.
Your heating and air conditioning system is one of the most vital systems of your home. This means it needs to be checked regularly.
As the saying goes, April showers bring May flowers and if you want to get the most out of your buds, you’ll have to take the proper steps to carefully design your spring garden.
Spring in Colorado brings out the best and worst in gardeners, who have been pining for the warm, longer days of the growing season.
Eight questions to ask when hiring a pro to make sure they take your home as seriously as you do.