The bust is back and bigger than ever at lease in terms of interior design. Scan a room and your gaze falls on a bust.
Locking doors, removing hiding places, alerting neighbors you'll be away are cheap ways to improve home security.
White Oak house boasts great sunsets, close proximity to shopping centers, park, pool and Carnegie Library.
Three arches resembling the famous ballpark's main gate were dismantled in stages over the past two weeks.
Patricia Sheridan visits Coverings 2013, the largest tile and stone trade expo in the country.
Artists fool and delight the eye with beautiful glass creations among the plants at Phipps Conservatory's summer flower show.
Barbara Rudiak proves that if you grow up in the South Side Flats, you can always go home.
Flower Lady offers plants from her garden to help friend with cancer.
Hardy cyclamen a great choice for ground cover in shaded areas as long as the soil drains well.
Dahlia sale; Composting workshop; Bonsai show; Greensburg Garden Tour
This potted plant has been in family 32 years, and it just keeps getting better.
Historic South Side Home Tour feature 11 old and new homes open on May 18.
Italian immigrants have uncovered innovative ways to grow sweet figs in Western Pennsylvania's climate.
Moon gardens offer magic of an all white garden dressed up for a night out.
If there is one plant that can dominate a garden, it's Chinese wisteria.
Victorian-style house boasts original woodwork and leaded glass on a nearly half-acre lot near Village of Sewickley.
Local residents turn up four-petaled versions of white, red trillium, which gets its name from its usual three.
Growing fig trees in containers is an easier way to grow your own nature's candy.
Go with color, vertical elements and coconut liners to create breathtaking spring basekets.
Butler County Symphony Association's second annual garden tour will be June 15.
Jason Boone took on a leading role at Urban Tree Forge, under a new name and in a new location, after its founder died in 2010.
Looking for Father Max's four-petaled trillium is a great excuse to get out in the woods of Westmoreland County.
When it comes to laying a tile floor, do your planning, take your time, expect troubles, but in the end the project will be rewarding.
The number of years vegetable seeds remain viable varies widely depending on what you're growing.
After redoing their own house, the couple knew just what to do with 1897 brick house in Tarentum.
Post-Gazette and Pittsburgh Botanic Garden kick off 11th annual Great Gardens Contest.
The annual Phipps Conservatory Summer Flower Show opens today.
Clematis vine earns its royal nickname with huge variety of blooms, colors and styles.
As apprentices to architect Frank Lloyd Wright, Cornelia Brierly and Peter Berndtson learned how to design homes in harmony with nature.
South Park property has turret, other features of Victorian style and all modern amenities.
How-to program on fairy house construction, hard-to-recyle item collection, plant sale coming up.
Dig dandelions instead of spraying.
Thom Filicia uses his unerring eye and own brand of rugs and home furnishings in restoration of 1917 lake house.
Don't use a rotary tiller to improve spring soil. Add compost, other amendments.
Small space in the garden doesn't have to limit what kind of fruit trees you grow.
Even when there are no "leaves of three," here's a way to identify -- and stay away from -- poison ivy.
Chinese snowball viburnum is a large and flashy import well worth a spot in the garden.
Unrestored millionaire's mansion, finished carriage house offer lots of potential in North Side's Allegheny West neighborhood.
Phipps Summer Flower show features flowers, towers, mammoth skeletons, birds and other art made from glass.
Whether you call it the Smart House or the Party House, this home is one of a kind. In 10 years, it's been the spot for about 300 parties.
Joseph Tychonievich is author of a new book on plant breeding for the home gardener.
Long before the Carnegie International opens in October, a special gathering spot gives artists and arts programs a home.
Michael Bros. Nursery in West Deer is hosting a free Spring Preview Party from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today.
Nursery manager Joseph Tychonievich comes to town April 20 to lecture on the subject of alpines and rock gardening.
Scented geraniums provide fragrance in the garden and flavor in the kitchen.
Now that spring has finally brought some color back to our landscape, shouldn't your front door be just as bright?
Paint manufacturers opening up more options for an eye-catching entryway.
Question: I am refinancing my mortgage and was told there were no out-of-pocket costs. But now the lender wants me to pay. What's the deal?
At 11 a.m. next Saturday, two church members will lead a tour as part of a free program, "Morning Coffee & Stained Glass."
Trip to Chelsea Flower Show in England, Butler and South Hills home shows, repair classes, garden talks and plant sales.
Has anyone seen spring? Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver is a good place to look for early blooming wildflowers.
Author brings tough-love gardening mantra to the Garden & Landscape Symposium of Western Pennsylvania on April 20.
Oakland Planning & Development Corp. offers new townhomes on Frazier Street and rehabbed older house on Robinson.
'Homestead Purple' verbena stands above the others in hardiness, color and all-around good looks.
A 104-year-old house in East Liberty offers five bedrooms, two baths, leaded glass and hardwood floors for $130,500.
If you always thought of rosemary as a tasty herb for poultry or pork, you're missing what it has to offer in the landscape.
Rose rosette disease can travel from multiflora roses to your garden roses. Nip it in the bud.
"Gracious Living" talk at Art in Bloom, first South Hills Home Show, Garden & Landscape Symposium set; daffodil show canceled.
Furniture designer Christopher Guy Harrison takes his name brand to the next level, growing as others are cutting back.
The Lagneses -- a self-taught cook and a jewelry designer -- found a recipe for success with salvage instincts and an eye for detail.
Two Flower Tents have opened in the area. These seasonal garden shops will sell plants through Easter, March 31.
The McAuleys are honored for new porch that looks like it's 80 years old.
Orchid Society show hopes to snag new orchid enthusiasts.
Third time around for Realtor handling a well-situated two-story Colonial in Washington, Pa.
PSO plays "The B-Sides" with Mason Bates, "Campus Superstar" at Hillel JUC, "Bubble Time" at Intl. Children's Theater, orchids at Phipps ...
Since acrylic was introduced in the late 1930s, the material has been a clear choice for furniture and fashion designers.
The elaborately-themed creations could pass for real pubs anywhere from Carson to Bourbon streets.
The restoration of 200-year-old log house in Westmoreland County was a 40-year challenge and a labor of love.
Westmoreland County company will help you build your own pizza oven or turn the patio into an outdoor kitchen.
An epidemic is facing impatiens. What will this season hold for gardeners?
The Orchid Society of Western Pennsylvania will host its annual free show next weekend at the Phipps Garden Center.
Glauca, rugosas, tough climbers and miniatures may be the secrets to success when growing roses in the garden.
A garden room created by Lorraine Linkhauer and Nancy Drew is one of five spaces by local American Society of Interior Designers.
Wisteria plants going through a juvenile growth stage can take five to 10 years before producing flowers.
Step into 'The Secret Garden' at Phipps Conservatory's spring flower show opening today.
Couple spent nearly 30 years bringing back this 1888 house in Greensburg.
Sean Derry and Coreen Farris of Swissvale poured concrete counter tops, made cabinets out of birch plywood, cut linoleum floor tiles ...
Jazz, gardening, home improvement on PGU Showcase Stage and Crawford Grill at the Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show.
Victorian on Fifth Street in Beaver boasts lots of period details and a low price reflecting the rehab it will need.
Mt. Lebanon contractor and his wife turn tragedy into a beautifully "green" renovation, winning PG's Renovation Inspiration Contest.
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Oakland is hosting a Yoga Festival through Thursday.
Seeds grow well under 4-foot shop lights, but make sure the lamps can be lowered and raised to keep the bulbs 4 to 6 inches above the
Two-spotted spider mites are the culprits for bleached-out palms. They can be controlled by horticultural oil.
Where the renovation contest large category winners sourced their materials.
Area high school students will play Civil War drums, fifes and jazz standards at the Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show.
Sometimes making dinner is a real drag. Everyone's hungry and wants something on the table, fast.
This year's Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show offers a glimpse of the future ... and the past.
With 1,600 exhibits, this year's show opens Downtown on March 1 and will mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Here's an index to the exhibitors at the 2013 Home & Garden Show with a key to their location in the Convention Center.
Powdery mildew looks bad on lilacs but isn't life-threatening. Try resistant cultivars.
'Gettysburg 150' among 1,600 exhibits at 32nd Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show opening Friday at the Convention Center.
Adapting kitchen to suit cook in a wheelchair makes Lower Burrell couple runners-up in the 2012-13 Renovation Inspiration Contest.
Handicapped-accessible bathroom is culmination of Sewickley couple's 30-year restoration and is contest small category runner up.
Munhall property boasts outdoor elevator lift, views of ballfield and cemetery, proximity to The Waterfront.
Italian cooking, jazz, gardening, waterproofing, financing and more on the PGU Showcase Stage at the Home & Garden Show.
VCRs, televisions and other electronics will be collected from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church.