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Member of the Week: Christine Henry

Christine Henry, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Historic Preservation

University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA


Describe your current research. What about it drew your interest?  472 more words

Member Of The Week

Nature Inspired 2018 Color of The Year

Behr is pleased to announce the new 2018 Trend palette along with our 2018 Color of the Year, In The Moment. This cool, tranquil, spruce blue is inspired by nature and is a soothing, restorative coalescence of blue, gray and green. 139 more words


How To Install A Stair Runner

If you have plain old stairs, a runner can make a statement and soften your footsteps. Runners made of woven cotton are affordable and easy to work with, and they range in style from beachy to baroque; here, we chose heathered stripes to complement a cottage-style interior. 38 more words


Readers Show Us Where They Create: At Home In Winter

See how readers are engaging in crafts and hobbies, whether it’s weaving, winter gardening or fairy-home building!

Winter is the season to be a homebody, whether due to frigid weather, shorter days or simply the natural rhythm of the season. 1,583 more words


19 Beneficial Feng Shui Secrets

Did you know your home’s design can affect your bank account and love life? Try these feng shui tips based on the ancient art of balancing energy. 1,430 more words


How To Install Glass Tile Backsplash

In this video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva demonstrates a fast, no-fuss way to tile a kitchen backsplash.


1. Snap a chalk line onto the backsplash wall 5½ inches above the countertop. 270 more words


Do’s & Don’ts of Kitchen Remodels

A kitchen is often described as the heart and soul of the home, and for good reason. This is an area that is often used for family gatherings, for entertaining friends and for everyday living. 701 more words