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Design by the Yard

When it comes to budgeting for—and focusing on—a home remodel, the lion’s share is often spent on the interior. But curb appeal is key. Here’s how to maximize a landscape redo for the most impact.

Family Ties

A couple renovate their longtime Winter Park home so they can enjoy regular visits with their family.

Contemporary Chic

All the modern conveniences—and eco-friendly concepts—of today can be found in the New Southern Home.

Twist of Fate

A neighborly act ultimately leads to a couple’s dream home.

Modern Makeover

A cookie-cutter production home in Gotha gets a custom, contemporary look.

History in the Making

A 15-year-old Charleston-style home ends up fitting in with its older counterparts in a historic downtown neighborhood.

Archive »Home

Down to Earth

Go natural with stylish home décor and fashion accessories that are made of—or simply look like—wood, leather, bamboo and stone.

Artful Ideas

Four spots guaranteed to light a creative spark for your home or garden.

Faux Real

Painting techniques have morphed from simple sponging and distressing to sophisticated metallic, graphic and multi-dimensional looks.

Get Cookin'

Before you fire up the grill, make sure you have all the right tools.

Hazardous to Your Home

Mold is unsightly, AND it can also damage your health.

Keep Your Cool

Maintaining your air-conditioning system extends its life, saves money and improves interior air quality.

Archive »Outdoor

Summer Bloomers

Five flowering plants that can beat the heat.

Home Grown

Get your gardening off the ground with a raised bed.

Comforts of Home

Today’s outdoor furnishings have the inside track on style.

Seeing Green

Expert tips on how to keep your lawn looking its best while cutting back on your water bill.

Get Cookin'

Before you fire up the grill, make sure you have all the right tools.

Paving the Way

Remodeling with pavers can increase the enjoyment of your home—and the value.