The KC Remodel & Garden Show features a host of ideas for landscaping, hardscaping and other upgrades around the home this weekend at the American Royal Center. Frank Fritz, one of the stars of the television show American Pickers, is appearing at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday.
Keith MyersThe Kansas City Star
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'You Can't Turn That Into a House' (Trailer)
Semitrailer converted into a home for one on new TV show
Two-story condo features views of Country Club Plaza
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Edward James Olmos says fireworks displays are no 'blast' for pets
Price tag for container house sparks controversy
Natural yards aren't for everyone
Look out for bunny nests in your yard
Tour of a doomsday bunker, inside luxury survival
Take a peek at a $9.5 million Mission Hills mansion
Tour a mansion built like a castle
How one city turns human waste into compost for your garden
Missouri brothers Rehan and Taimoor Nana with Kyle Davis are the subjects of a new home renovation TV show "You Can't Turn That Into a House," on the FYI Channel. The trio converted a semitrailer into a lakeside house in Kingsville, Mo.
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
Debbie Glassberg's Kansas City home in Brookside, built from five cargo containers, has been widely admired. But when it went on the market recently, its $849,000 asking price generated some criticism. Carefree music by Kevin MacLeod.
This is my love for nature," said Marty Kraft, who in the 1970s allowed the front and backyards surrounding his Kansas City home at 57th and Charlotte streets to return to a natural state. In natural yards, a profusion of native plants are allowed to grow
The luxury survival condos and doomsday bunkers are built to protect against a catastrophic event while offering privacy and comfort for its residents. Logic Integration designed and installed a massive AV system for a missile silo doomsday bunker in Kansas.
The owners of a Georgian mansion in Mission Hills are ready to downsize from their 15,000 square feet house. It includes five bedrooms, eight full and three half baths, an in-ground pool and two-story cabana. Asking price: $9.5 million.
Plant operator Chris Giesting shows how biosolids are converted to compost at the wastewater treatment plant in Lynden, Washington. The city converts biosolids into about 100 dry tons of compost a year at the plant, and offers it free to residents.
House + Home editor Cynthia Billhartz Gregorian experiments with dyeing Easter eggs first using shaving cream and gel food coloring, then Kool-Aid. One method turned out great. The other one? Not so much.
On his 82nd birthday, a local veteran was surprised with an electric wheelchair at the KC Remodel + Garden Show on Saturday at the American Royal Center in Kansas City. Army veteran, Jim Simpson of Olathe was surprised with the chair which will allow him to be more mobile. AMVETS Post 181 of the Kansas City area provided the wheelchair through their Veterans Mobility Assistance Program. This was the eighth wheelchair AMVETS Post 181 has donated to local veterans.