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Canadian High School is the Greenest on Earth

Canadian High School is the "Greenest on Earth"

An initiative of the U.S. Green Building Council selects the school from among 40 that were nominated worldwide

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Working Out a Walkway

Working Out a Walkway

Walkways can add a lot of beauty to a home. They can also be a lot of work to install if you don't know what you're doing. Skipping important steps can impact the final result, create a lot more work...

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Extended Tailgate: Steve Thomas, Navigator

Extended Tailgate: Steve Thomas, Navigator

The former This Old House host now helps guide people through the world of renovation and home building as a partner with Habitat for Humanity.

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A Famous Explorers Cottage

A Famous Explorer's Cottage

Admiral Peary's Cottage Eagle Island, Casco Bay, Maine ca. 1912 Admiral Robert Peary, the man widely recognized (but sometimes disputed) as being the first to discover the North Pole built his retirement cottage on Eagle Island in Maine in 1912. The rustic nature of the cottage is illustrated in this image of one of its bedrooms.

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Marvin Contemporary Studio and New Ultimate Multi-Slide

Marvin Contemporary Studio and New Ultimate Multi-Slide

Seeing the high demand for contemporary designs, Marvin Windows and Doors has created the Marvin Contemporary Studio. The products in this collection all feature contemporary design elements such...

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Self-Taught MBA: Trend Spotting (and Trend Setting) with Irina Woelfle

Self-Taught MBA: Trend Spotting (and Trend Setting) with Irina Woelfle

If the “Not So Big House,” “Pocket Neighborhoods,” “Katrina Cottages,” or “Live-Work Units,” have become part of your lexicon, you can thank Irina Woelfle for bringing these ideas to your attention. We discuss emerging trends with our industries most successful promoter.

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Zorr Corp Roll A Bucket, Roll A Tray and Roll A Tray Maxx

Zorr Corp Roll A Bucket, Roll A Tray and Roll A Tray Maxx

Zorr Corp has a lineup of professional quality painting tools that are designed to make the job a lot easier. The Roll A Bucket is built to be sturdy, stable and easy to move thanks to four 3in...

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Oxx Coffeeboxx Job Site Coffee Maker

Oxx Coffeeboxx Job Site Coffee Maker

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The idea of fresh coffee on the job site all day long is pretty appealing to most of us. A traditional coffee maker, however, isn't going to survive. The glass carafe might make it to lunch on a good...

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How to Clean a Paint Brush

How to Clean a Paint Brush

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Learn how to properly clean your paint brush

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Santa Rita Cottage

Santa Rita Cottage

Relax in this northern California guest cottage.   Heather Young/Fergus Garber Young ArchitectsArchitect...

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Senate Tackles New Energy Legislation

Senate Tackles New Energy Legislation

The chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee introduces 17 bills covering a range of energy issues. One focus is residential solar and wind.

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A magical evening

A magical evening

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Dusk provides an opportunity for this home to shine.

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Soudal Genius Gun Expanding Foam

Soudal Genius Gun Expanding Foam

Soudal has a new twist on the can of expanding foam. The Genius Gun, a patented design, is engineered to be more comfortable, allow for inverted use and make dispensing the desired amount of product...

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Cool Hot Tub

Cool Hot Tub

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Now here's a cool spot for a hot tub! On the lovely Caribbean island of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands, this tub and pool have a spectacular view of St.Thomas in the distance.

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A Small Space Solution

A Small Space Solution

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A tight space for an entry was a great opportunity to introduce some new ideas into the design

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More New Tools From the National Hardware Show

More New Tools From the National Hardware Show

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Today's finds include an improved gas can, a multipurpose work center, and a clamp for stabilizing extension ladders.

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Lowes Halts Sales of Some Laminate Flooring

Lowe's Halts Sales of Some Laminate Flooring

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The move follows claims the retailer was selling flooring with formaldehyde levels that are too high to meet California emissions rules.

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New Tools From the National Hardware Show

New Tools From the National Hardware Show

I've already seen a lot of cool stuff, and it's only the first day.

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WeMo Compatible Connected Cree LED Bulb

WeMo Compatible Connected Cree LED Bulb

LED lighting company Cree has partnered with Belkin, the folks behind the home automation system WeMo, to offer the Connected Cree LED Bulb. This bulb will easily connect to the WeMo ecosystem for...

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Fresh Warnings on a Class of Common Chemicals

Fresh Warnings on a Class of Common Chemicals

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Scientists and health experts warn that a class of chemicals used in thousands of products may pose health risks and warrant further study.

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