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KC Gardens

Prepare now for fall vegetable garden

Nothing compares to the fresh flavor of home-grown vegetables harvested right outside your back door. Vegetable gardening has undergone a resurgence in recent years, and while gardeners naturally gear up for spring, a fall planting will extend the harvest season.

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The fall colors we are already obsessed with

The changing of the leaves has us daydreaming over new home hues. From jewel tones to oversaturated oranges, autumnal tones bring a burst of drama and natural allure to any space. As interior revamps go, switching up paint colors via a bold accent wall or full-blown makeover is a cost-effective and wildly transformative design project. You'll definitely get plenty of bang for your buck.

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Yardsmart: Late summer fruit tree care for the West

High temperatures, hot nights, long days and kids on summer vacation cause fruit tree neglect. Gardening is the last thing you want to do in late summer, yet proper care really pays off now. It's because your trees have completed their reproductive work. After harvest is the perfect time to pay them back for all the fruit with some tender loving care. The result will be more vigorous growth and a much better crop next year.

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Style at Home: A summer dinner at Sharon Santoni's French country home

Sometimes you get to live a dream. One of mine was to dine at the French country home of Sharon Santoni, author of the newly released "My French Country Home: Entertaining Through the Seasons." She's been one of my favorite bloggers for years, and we were thrilled to have her come to the store a few years ago to sign her first book, "My Stylish French Girlfriends."

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Plumber: More than one way to fill up a kitchen pot

Q: Dear Ed, I am a serious home chef and finally have a chance to remodel my kitchen. Because of a tight budget I want to get the best bang for my buck. I'm thinking of installing a pot filler faucet and know this dedicated fixture will be a high-end item. Do you have any other suggestions to make my stovetop cooking prep a little easier while still being a little more practical?

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Hobbies: Try this tiny umbrella DIY

This DIY is so creative and customizable. The typical tiny paper umbrellas used for cocktails can be the new rock star of your party. By hand-painting simple patterns, you've elevated them from ho-hum to fab. I love that you can match your umbrellas to the rest of your party decor.

Videos

'You Can't Turn That Into a House' (Trailer)

Two Missouri brothers, Taimoor and Rehan, take their love for renovation and innovation to a whole new level. With little interest in typical build projects, the duo roam the country to find the most bizarre, interesting, and unconventional structures and
Red Arrow, FYI network
'You Can't Turn That Into a House' (Trailer) 0:45

'You Can't Turn That Into a House' (Trailer)

Semitrailer converted into a home for one on new TV show 1:42

Semitrailer converted into a home for one on new TV show

Two-story condo features views of Country Club Plaza 3:16

Two-story condo features views of Country Club Plaza

How to dig up dandelions 0:20

How to dig up dandelions