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May 27, 2010
Portland Spaces: Handbook
The key to backyard dining is the picnic table, and a good one could cost you a small fortune. Avoid the steep costs and learn how to build your own with this detailed guide.
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May 27, 2010
Portland Spaces: Handbook
Feng shui, an ancient Chinese divining system, once was used to protect people from harsh winds, rain, and falling rocks in the mountainous Southwestern region of China. Today, feng shui is a...
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May 27, 2010
Portland Spaces: Handbook
A handy dandy do-it-yourself guide to turning your lamps into photo albums: homemade lampshades fashioned from photos and slides both new and old.
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May 27, 2010
Portland Spaces: Handbook
There's a lot more to painting a room than one might think. Portland Monthly has compiled a handy guide on how to choose the perfect paint for your walls, including a list of local businesses you...
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May 27, 2010
Portland Spaces: Handbook
Owning your own tools and knowing how to use them allows you to live more independently. If you're currently tool-less, but interested in becoming a tool connoisseur (if only so that you don't have...
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May 27, 2010
Portland Spaces: Handbook
Urbanization and the creation of homes has also meant the destruction of potential homes for many of Portland's native bird species. The Western Bluebird has been completely forced out of the...
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May 26, 2010
plant of the week
Who doesn’t have room for a drought-tolerant, forever-blooming, small shrub that comes in all variety of bright, lipsticky colors? Salvia greggii is often hybridized with other closely related...
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May 23, 2010
edible gardening
Doesn’t that title just sound like it belongs in an English gardening magazine? But usually it’s "Ten Top Tomato Tips". Today, however, there’s just one major tip on the agenda, and it relates...
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May 19, 2010
plant of the week
The bearded iris is a common plant and for some, that makes it uninteresting. It is seen as a dowdy, old-fashioned plant. And while it’s dramatic in flower, its flowers fade to squishy brown...
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May 17, 2010
weeds
This week is Oregon Invasive Weed Awareness Week. What – that doesn’t sound like fun? The intent of this wild publicity stunt (not really) is to increase public knowledge concerning invasive...
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