Prime time for bird watching NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — February makes gardeners pine for spring, but birders bask in the cold weather. “Winter is an excellent time to look for birds,” says Rock Moeslein, assistant education direc...
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By Kathy Van Mullekom McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Innovative home products showcased In the market for a hot-water-dispensing refrigerator? That was just one of the innovative and unusual products on display during February at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. T...
Feb 02, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By Lauren Beale McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Colorful seed catalogs can cause you to overdo it The old seed catalogs have been recycled just in time for the 2013 editions and oh, they are gorgeous and so tempting. Whether a novice or long-time gardener, it is so easy to fall under their spel...
Homeowners look fresh at remodeling LAS VEGAS — If you’ve put off redoing that kitchen or adding a deck while waiting for the economy to perk up, welcome to the club. Like the rest of the housing market, home improvements and remo...
Jan 26, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By Steve Brown McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Wood or stone: Modern luxury vinyl fools the eye Luxury vinyl flooring? Really? Yes — but these products definitely are not the shiny orange sheet that covered your mom’s kitchen floor, or the old peel-and-stick school hall tiles your dad plop...
Jan 20, 2013 | 0 | 2 |
By Allen Norwood McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Create organization hub at home to simplify life Getting a family organized requires more than a few well-chosen New Year’s resolutions. Increasingly, homeowners are carving out a physical space — anything from a single kitchen cabinet to an enti...
Jan 12, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By MELISSA RAYWORTH Associated PressAssociated Press