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Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:19 am
 Springfield Jaycees Lawnmower ClinicApr 16, 9am-1pm Sat. Lawnmowers serviced at reasonable prices. $50-60. O’Reilly Auto Parts, 1501 W. Jefferson, 793-1872.Woodland Wildflower and Tree SaleApr...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:18 am

Use design concepts for aesthetics and practical living

 Homes and landscapes are individual and personal. “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” is a time-tested tradition in much of art and design. While art and beauty can depend upon individual...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:17 am
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 When it comes to home improvements, a good roof isn’t as obvious as a new garage, as entertaining as a new sound system or as cool as a new kitchen. In fact, it could be said that the best roo...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:15 am
 It’s my yard, I’ll do what I want – right?Maybe, and maybe not. Before breaking ground for a new garage, planning your first pool party, going into the egg business or working on your cous...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:14 am

How to put the best possible face on your spacious, clean, carefree home sweet home

 The useful life of an appraisal is just one year, so any sale, refinance or home equity loan will likely require a new appraisal ordered by the financial institution, conducted by a qualified ap...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:13 am
 If landscaping goes in cycles, where every few years there’s a wildly popular new thing you suddenly see everywhere, followed by a few years of refinements until the next new splashy thing, th...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:12 am
 Growing asparagus is best reserved for patient people, as the first crop cannot be harvested for at least a year after planting. This frustrates many home gardeners, and is one factor that can m...
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 12:19 am
Prairie GardenSep 17, 5:30pm Thu. Learn which prairie plants will make great additions to your garden. Hosted by University of Illinois Sangamon-Menard Extension. Free. 782-4617. University of Illinoi...
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 12:18 am
Frank Buraski of Buraski Builders, who has been in the business of renovations and construction for 34 years, finds that kitchen trends are cyclical. He notes with interest that people are becoming mo...
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 12:17 am

For boarders without borders, consider Airbnb

 People all over the world who have a surplus of space, an adventurous spirit and the desire for extra income have opened up their homes to guests via Airbnb. For those who haven’t experienced...

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