Home & Garden notes: Hard-to-recycle collection on tap

Plus: Homewood Cemetery celebrates Founders Day and Friendship Hill holds a special tour.

4 days ago

 The living room of 23 Seneca Street in the Uptown section of Pittsburgh.

Buying Here: Uptown

Retired architect Sam Kiss put his Uptown empire up for sale: a loft above a storefront, six commercial lots and Sir Samelot.

4 days ago

 This four-bedroom Cape Cod style home in Rosslyn Farms is on the market for $559,900.

Buying Here: Rosslyn Farms

No curtains block views of spectacular gardens around this Rossylyn Farms house.

1 week ago

 The exterior of the home, showing the log cabin addition.

Buying Here: Upper St. Clair

In 1806, in what was then St. Clair Township, Revolutionary War veteran Joseph Philips had a stone house built for himself and his wife.

2 weeks ago

 The living room of 1339 North Avenue, a newly restored and renovated house that will be featured on the Manchester House & Garden Tour.

Dilapidated North Side row house turned into dream home after 6 years of renovation

A North Side resident’s restoration of a grand 19th-century corner row house will be open for Sunday’s Manchester House + Garden Tour.

2 weeks ago

 Bill and June Sheppard.

Couple transform Brentwood rental into spacious home fit for 2 pianos

To make room for two vintage pianos, a couple moved to Brentwood and restored an Arts & Crafts-style house.

3 weeks ago

 Author Amanda Brown of Spruce Upholstery in Austin, Texas, shares her tricks of the trade in her new book "Spruce: A Step-by-Step Guide to Upholstery and Design" published by Storey Publishing.

That old furniture might just need a new outfit

Amanda Brown of Spruce Upholstery has created the ultimate DIY guide to making over your furniture.

3 weeks ago

 This three-story colonial, built in 1860, is on the market for $149,000.

Buying Here: Shaler

Built in 1860, 500 Friday Street in Shaler offers a historic, colonial atmosphere.

3 weeks ago

Home & Garden notes

Household chemicals collection set next Saturday in Plum, Manchester House + Garden Tour on Aug. 3, Downtown walking tour Wednesday.

3 weeks ago

Local upholstery sources

Studios, fabrics, supplies and classes in upholstery

3 weeks ago


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