PopMuse: Home and Garden http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Build a Better Compost Pile in the Fall https://s23077.pcdn.co/weekly-tips/tools-materials/build-a-better-compost-pile-in-the-fall https://s23077.pcdn.co/weekly-tips/tools-materials/build-a-better-compost-pile-in-the-fall Wed, 13 Nov 2019 15:24:24 UTC Meghan Shinn at Horticulture Text by Niki Jabbour for the September/October 2018 issue of Horticulture. Most gardeners create some type of compost pile for their gardens. Perhaps they compost in a plastic bin, a structure made from wooden pallets or maybe they don’t use … Read Article The post Build a Better Compost Pile in the Fall appeared first on Horticulture. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Domingo Pine Is a Rugged Blue Evergreen https://www.hortmag.com/plants/plants-we-love/domingo-pine-is-a-rugged-blue-evergreen https://www.hortmag.com/plants/plants-we-love/domingo-pine-is-a-rugged-blue-evergreen Wed, 13 Nov 2019 15:20:03 UTC Meghan Shinn at Horticulture Virtues: Domingo pine is densely pyramidal in shape and richly blue-green in color. A fast-grower that rarely needs pruning, it can handle urban pollution and placement. It’s an exceptional conifer prized for its toughness, color, form and texture. It combines … Read Article The post Domingo Pine Is a Rugged Blue Evergreen appeared first on Horticulture. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How to Set the Table for an Unfussy Holiday Dinner Party (Including Thanksgiving & Christmas!) http://blog.westelm.com/2019/11/13/how-to-set-the-table-for-an-unfussy-holiday-dinner-party-including-thanksgiving-christmas/ http://blog.westelm.com/2019/11/13/how-to-set-the-table-for-an-unfussy-holiday-dinner-party-including-thanksgiving-christmas/ Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:00:33 UTC Grace Rasmus at Front + Main Unfussy, but definitely not unstylish. The post How to Set the Table for an Unfussy Holiday Dinner Party (Including Thanksgiving & Christmas!) appeared first on Front + Main. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Color, Pattern and Dramatic Lighting Energize a Rental Home (21 photos) https://www.houzz.com/magazine/color-pattern-and-dramatic-lighting-energize-a-rental-home-stsetivw-vs~127485555/ https://www.houzz.com/magazine/color-pattern-and-dramatic-lighting-energize-a-rental-home-stsetivw-vs~127485555/ Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:00:19 UTC at Houzz As an interior design professional who loves to entertain, Tarek Mohamed-Aly knows the importance of working with what you have. In his own rental apartment in Oakland, California, Mohamed-Aly has used clever design solutions that utilize light, pattern and textures to transform the space. When he moved... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 10 Host and Hostess Gifts Perfect for Holiday Parties (10 photos) https://www.houzz.com/magazine/10-host-and-hostess-gifts-perfect-for-holiday-parties-stsetivw-vs~128026814/ https://www.houzz.com/magazine/10-host-and-hostess-gifts-perfect-for-holiday-parties-stsetivw-vs~128026814/ Wed, 13 Nov 2019 13:00:40 UTC at Houzz A bouquet of flowers or bottle of wine is always appreciated, but when you want something a little less expected, these 10 crowd-pleasing ideas are just the ticket. Keep a few go-to gifts at the ready and you’ll be prepared for any holiday party, potluck or open house that pops up on your schedule. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Bathroom Countertops 101: The Top Surface Materials (7 photos) https://www.houzz.com/magazine/bathroom-countertops-101-the-top-surface-materials-stsetivw-vs~34774272/ https://www.houzz.com/magazine/bathroom-countertops-101-the-top-surface-materials-stsetivw-vs~34774272/ Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:00:25 UTC at Houzz Choosing the perfect material for one’s bathroom countertops can be a bit of a brain teaser, thanks to the abundant — and quite attractive — options available at nearly every price level. But because bathroom surfaces typically don’t face the same abuse as those in the kitchen (think hot frying... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 10 Easy Ways to Give Your Entryway and Front Yard a Holiday Boost (13 photos) https://www.houzz.com/magazine/10-easy-ways-to-give-your-entryway-and-front-yard-a-holiday-boost-stsetivw-vs~115917975/ https://www.houzz.com/magazine/10-easy-ways-to-give-your-entryway-and-front-yard-a-holiday-boost-stsetivw-vs~115917975/ Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:00:28 UTC at Houzz Whether or not we’re hosting guests this fall and winter, we want our entries and front yards to feel welcoming. We’ve covered holiday porch decorating ideas to use from fall... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 3 Ways to Make Your Entryway Work Harder for You http://blog.westelm.com/2019/11/12/3-ways-to-make-your-entryway-work-harder-for-you/ http://blog.westelm.com/2019/11/12/3-ways-to-make-your-entryway-work-harder-for-you/ Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:00:24 UTC Grace Rasmus at Front + Main Because you have enough things to worry about. The post 3 Ways to Make Your Entryway Work Harder for You appeared first on Front + Main. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Houzz TV: 1960s Teardown Now a Bright and Airy Modern Farmhouse (23 photos) https://www.houzz.com/houzz-tv/houzz-tv-1960s-teardown-now-a-bright-and-airy-modern-farmhouse-stshtvvw-vt~128019087/ https://www.houzz.com/houzz-tv/houzz-tv-1960s-teardown-now-a-bright-and-airy-modern-farmhouse-stshtvvw-vt~128019087/ Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:00:20 UTC at Houzz After their three kids moved away to attend college, Olga and Eric Dean felt that their sprawling ranch house in North Tustin, California, was just too much house. To be closer to their children and the beach, they sold the house, moved into a rental property in nearby Costa Mesa and began... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 3 Ways Homeowners Customize Master Bath Storage and Style (5 photos) https://www.houzz.com/magazine/3-ways-homeowners-customize-master-bath-storage-and-style-stsetivw-vs~127851350/ https://www.houzz.com/magazine/3-ways-homeowners-customize-master-bath-storage-and-style-stsetivw-vs~127851350/ Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:00:11 UTC at Houzz When it comes to a master bathroom remodel, customizing can make a space both more functional and more personalized. Many homeowners are choosing to customize their storage with custom or semicustom vanities, while some are personalizing storage even further with customized medicine cabinets, according... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/