Home & Garden

Dargate sale features showstopping list of offerings

Always a slow season on the auction calendar, the summer sale schedule shifts into an even lower gear as local houses tend to take a ...

Designing the deck of your dreams

It may be tucked away in the back of the house, invisible from the street and unknown to anyone but family and guests, but the ...

Basement leaks start outside

Question: We have a tri-level house. Over the past three years, the basement has flooded three times — twice to the point where it ruined ...

Hot Property: French classic has pop influences

LOS ANGELES — British singer-songwriter Robbie Williams is ready to experience L.A. life through another lens, listing his home in the Westside of Los Angeles ...

Top commercial and residential real estate deals — June 26

Deals of the Week A quick look at recent retail, commercial and industrial projects, sales and leases of note in Western Pennsylvania: $2.2 million ...

Hit-tech gardening gadgets lessen guesswork

Summer is finally here. Flowers are blooming, sprouts are sprouting, and your garden has come to life. Now, it's time to deal with the multitude ...

You might take a shine to these flashy light fixtures

In designing homes and hotels around the world, Cortney Novogratz has learned that lighting can make or break a room. The co-host of HGTV's "Home ...

Ligonier house tour setting off for 12th year

Over the years, the likes of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and other celebrities, professional athletes and captains of industry have been buzzed in to Ligonier's ...

McKeesport's Renziehausen Park Rose Garden thrives with help of volunteers 

The sweet fragrance of thousands of blooming roses hangs in the humid summer air at the Renziehausen Park Rose Garden in McKeesport. Strolling through the ...

Homework: Composting workshop at Harrison Hills

Pennsylvania Resources Council and Friends of Harrison Hills Park will hold a backyard composting workshop from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 25 at ...

Celebrity Homes: 80-home town is up for auction

It's not the first time that an entire American town has gone on the auction block, but it might be the most unusual. Sugar Grove ...

Va. designer incorporates silos for rustic farmhouse feel

As the owner and operator of Port City Brewing Co., Bill Butcher is certainly familiar with silos. He uses one at his business in Alexandria, ...

JLo steps it up with Bel-Air buy

LOS ANGELES — In "Jenny From the Block," Jennifer Lopez said she "went from a little to a lot this year." When it comes to ...

Top commercial and residential real estate deals — June 19

Deals of the Week A quick look at recent retail, commercial and industrial projects, sales and leases of note in Western Pennsylvania: $2 million ...

Real Estate Notes: Pittsburgh seeks OK for Knoxville library sign

• City of Pittsburgh will seek the approval of the Pittsburgh Zoning Board of Adjustment on plans to erect one ground identification sign with LED ...