Northern Gardening is a practical resource for all gardeners--especially those in a cold climate.
Excellent source of gardening tips including search by
type, blooming period, height and colour
Bloom! on the HomeArts site has it all - Gardeners Library,
MarketPlace, Gallery of Gardens (click "Garden Tours"), Seasonal Reminders, chat rooms and other resources.
All things gardening, for the serious plant lover. Includes illustrated plant
encyclopedia and directory of gardening sites.
Better Homes and Gardens
Better Homes and Gardens provides information from their vast resources including
woodworking, decorating, the Home Improvement Encyclopedia, a forum to exchange tips and ideas.
Articles, news, books and ideas galore, updated regularly. Includes a search engine for
article archives, and a section on gardening.
Aleene's Creative Living - Website for
the popular craft program (shown on cable channel TNN). The site has many
cutesy, non-home decor projects but there are quite a few projects that can
easily be adapted. Since the show/website is done by Aleene's, their products
are prominently featured.
B. Smith With Style - Classy
website with excellent project guides/transcripts from the syndicated
Do-It-Yourself (DIY) program.
Build It Plans & Ideas
- DIY (or get someone to make it for you) plans for woodworking projects ranging
from furniture to toys (the sketches and photos for the12th Century Medieval
Furniture look especially beautiful). Plans are reasonably priced (Canadian
dollars, so non-Canadian residents will probably need to use international money
orders) and are e-mailed to you in PDF format upon receipt of payment.
DecoArt Web Site - Website for a paint
company but there are lots of good projects (featuring their products, of
Gothic Martha Stewart - You
don't have to be into the gothic sub-culture to enjoy this site. Lots of good
ideas, guidelines and projects that can be adapted to suit your own tastes.
HGTV Online - The on-line home for the Home
& Garden Television cable channel. HGTV is the home improvement lover's and
do-it-yourselfer's dream channel, with lots of excellent programs. Be sure to
check out Villages/Designer's Point/Town Square for some superb decorating tips.