Archive of: Ask the Expert
It’s gardening season, and Sue Tantsits and Louise Schaefer, owners of Edge of the Woods Native Plant Nursery in Orefield, are sharing their picks for great native plants for your garden. These are plants that have evolved and adapted to our local soils and climate, so they can handle whatever nature dishes out.
Making over a piece of furniture is an activity that does double duty: outfitting your home with something you really love and giving new life to an item that might otherwise end up in a landfill. If you’re not sure how to get started, Julia Konya of Cuckoo 4 Design has a wealth of advice, the product of countless DIY projects transforming ugly or boring furniture into clean, classy creations. Read on for tips that will empower you to tackle a piece that’s readily available and always necessary: the noble dresser.