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Get your garden in shape with a few upcoming pruning classes.

Resolve to give your home some TLC in 2015

We've broken up the year with a list of things to accomplish around the house and garden throughout 2015.

Unusual lift for old bungalow

A one-story house gained a level when the owners raised the house and inserted a new floor underneath.

Garden Doctors: Helpful tips and tricks

A reader offers tips on extending the growing season.

Home and garden books to savor by local authors

For the gardener, homeowner or architecture-lover on your Christmas list there are a number of good reads to give.

Reimagining the Christmas tree

Using everything from books to scrap wood, a few crafty Sonoma County residents have nixed the tree as their decorated symbol of Christmas.

Getting ready for Hanukkah

One family shares how they prepare for the Jewish holiday, which starts on Tuesday.

Home and garden events: Learn to harvest rainwater

Upcoming workshops include an introduction to harvesting rainwater and a lesson in homemade holiday decor.

Sonoma’s Garden Doctors: All about those ants

After baiting her house for ants, a reader wonders what happened to all the dead ant bodies.

Vintage homes shine in Healdsburg Holiday Home Tour

The roving annual event arrives in Healdsburg this year, and will feature three privately owned homes.

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