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Hop on Pop! Hops are big in gardening this year.   Photo: Andy Rogers/Flickr

5 Hot Garden Designs For 2014

Posted by Sayward Rebhal | Jan 01, 2014

Winter is my favorite time of year to hunker down and dream up my future landscaping plans. It’s the new year, which means I’m filled with resolve, excitement, and lots...


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It's Time to Winterize

Posted by Katie Marks | Nov 07, 2013

Thanks to the time change, it's starting to feel like the middle of the night all the time -- at least, that's how it is in the northern reaches of the US. That means that it's time...


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Using Concrete the Green Way

Posted by Katie Marks | Oct 02, 2013

Visitors to Italy often take time to visit ancient Roman sites, and marvel at the fact that these structures continue to remain standing today. The extant infrastructure of the Romans...


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Prepare for the Bay Bridge Closure!

Posted by Katie Marks | Aug 28, 2013

Way back in 1989, I was a wee Northern California child, but I still remember the day I was knocked off the porch railing (while reading Nancy Drew) by the force of the Loma Prieta...


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Six Ways to Use Concrete Pavers

Posted by Chaya Kurtz | Jul 17, 2013

Concrete pavers are not the most glamorous building material, but they are much, much less expensive than stone. Advances in paver manufacturing have yielded concrete pavers that look...