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Increase in building permits promising

April 19, 2012 WASHINGTON — U.S. builders requested the most permits in March for single-family homes and apartments in 3 1/2 years, suggesting that many expect the housing market to improve over the next year. more »»

Proper storage units help organize equipment

April 12, 2012 It starts with a lacrosse stick and cleats by the front door. Then comes the batting helmet and glove on the bedroom floor, and the baseball hat on the kitchen table. more »»

Forgotten ceilings deserve attention

April 5, 2012 Ceilings are the Rodney Dangerfield of homes. They get no respect. more »»

Vibrant hues mark the fresh season

March 29, 2012 In home decor, there’s something about the start of spring. When life’s renewing itself outdoors, we feel the urge to revive our interiors too. This season, decor offerings are especially upbeat. more »»

Designer windows

March 22, 2012 With Daylight Savings and springtime weather upon us, we’ll soon be opening windows and letting the sun shine in. more »»

Historic plantation sold at auction

March 15, 2012 BRAITHWAITE, La. (AP) — A plantation house built nearly 200 years ago in Plaquemines Parish near the Mississippi river was sold at auction for $770,00. more »»

Annual U.P. Builders Show starts Friday

March 8, 2012 MARQUETTE — It may be a week later than usual, but what organizers call the biggest and best builders show in northern Michigan is back town Friday through Sunday. The U.P. more »»

Existing home sales showing signs of rebounding

March 1, 2012 WASHINGTON — The housing market is flashing signs of health ahead of the spring-buying season. Sales of previously occupied homes are at their highest level since May 201. more »»

Plant hardiness zones adjusted

February 9, 2012 WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming is hitting not just home, but garde. more »»



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