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Friday, February 28, 2020

Beware the Tiny Hitchhikers

Creeping, crawling, feeding under the covers of night. They move in swiftly, only to retreat soon after to the safety of cracks and crevices....

Home$mart

Home$mart is Habitat for Humanity's new Post-Purchase Education program with certified counselors, designed to give local homeowners the tools they need to be successful and thrive....

Volunteer at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

Help the National Park Service maintain, share and improve the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens. With nearly 700 acres to manage, rangers appreciate and value volunteers. There...

Galley Kitchen Gets an Update

Kitchen & Family Room Remodeled in a Bungalow-Style Home Many older homes found on Capitol Hill, and in the Washington metropolitan area, have outdated galley...

DC’s Latest Plans to Rehab Historic Anacostia Homes

Dispersed throughout the Anacostia Historic District are idle and orphaned homes whose custody is being fought over between two branches of the city’s government. Plans...

DC Council, DHCD Battle Over Fate of Blighted Homes

A DC housing agency clashed with the DC Council again in December over how to handle a number of blighted properties in Ward 8’s...

Herbal Ascension Yoga

If words like namaste, Om, asana and Shanti make you want to tune out of a conversation, you may want to tune back in....

Solar Power

There are solar panels on residences and buildings across DC, even in historic districts. It’s non-polluting energy. It’s a renewable natural resource. Thanks to...

Volunteer at Kenilworth Park

On Oct. 26, 9 a.m. to noon, spend the morning at Kenilworth Park removing invasive plants, collecting litter and working on other park-beautification projects....

Dear Problem Lady – February 2017

We forgot to prune our beautiful lacecap hydrangeas and are now wondering whether we should still do it this late. Or have we missed...