House and Home

Tenants moved after the Riverside shooting left homes, cars riddled with bullets

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – A moving truck seen recently in a riverside driveway was a welcome peace sign for neighbors like Lauren Snowden. “It was just a relief. When I fall asleep at night, I don’t constantly think, “What if I get woken up by gunshots?” Snowden said. Last month, a …

Read More »

Bragg Creek windstorm causes long power outages, fatalities

Several communities in southwest Rocky View County, including Bragg Creek, Redwood Meadows and the Tsuu T’ina Nation, suffered high winds on December 1, causing thousands of trees to fall, long power outages duration, damage to critical infrastructure and a fatality. Several communities in southwest Rocky View County, including Bragg Creek, …

Read More »

Koto’s Falcon House modular home design revealed

Koto launches sustainable modular home design in the Cotswolds British prefab specialist Koto has worked hard to develop modular home design, from compact work cabs to nimble mini-dwellings, since its inception in 2017. The forward-thinking company, founded by couple Johnathon and Zoë Little and architect Theo Dales, has completed a …

Read More »

A modest 1900 Minneapolis house for sale once held a “buried treasure”

When Maia Homstad bought a home in the Seward neighborhood of Minneapolis nine years ago, she was considering making some updates here and there. But she never imagined that she would spend her time searching for treasures during the process. The day before the house was closed, the nephew of …

Read More »

43 best Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday deals on smart home furniture and gear (2021)

Govee Flow Pro light bars Photography: Govee Amazon A light show matching the on-screen action on your TV or monitor can add to the immersion for movies or games. Govee Flow Pro light bars (6/10, WIRED recommends) are easy to customize and emit pleasant diffuse lighting using a camera to …

Read More »

Biden opens oil reserve to ease high gas prices, but it won’t be immediate

As gasoline prices skyrocket ahead of the major holiday season, President Joe Biden on Tuesday authorized the release of a record 50 million barrels of oil from the Strategic Oil Reserve, complicating the his administration’s goal of switching to cleaner energy sources. In prepared remarks, Biden said he coordinated the …

Read More »

Editorial: Enjoying Thanksgiving in Chapel Hill and Away From Home

As we pack our bags and plan to head home for the holidays, many of us will find ourselves settling into our homes away from home for Thanksgiving. Holidays are not always a picturesque take on time with family and home-cooked meals; instead, we find ways to celebrate inside our …

Read More »

Floods and wildfires are now part of normal life in small towns across Canada | Flood

When floodwaters swept the highways in and out of the small town of Tricia Thorpe in the Canadian province of British Columbia, there was no way in or out for days. For a while, it looked like the road to his property would be destroyed as well. “My oldest daughter …

Read More »

Is iBuying Here to Stay?

Post-Zillow fallout In Tampa, Florida, Gary Byrd, 59, a community college campus facilities supervisor, had recently become engaged and was looking to sell his 1,200-square-foot, three-bedroom, two-bathroom home so that ‘he could move in with his fiancee, who had a bigger house. Mr. Byrd wanted a quick and easy transaction, …

Read More »

Landlord’s Petition to Paint Brick Houses in Historic District Dismissed | News, Sports, Jobs

Benjamin Zack, Standard-Examiner archive photo Historic homes and apartment buildings in varying conditions line Adams Avenue near 25th Street on June 15, 2017, in east-central Ogden. OGDEN – A petition to allow the painting of brick houses in the Central Bench National Historic District was defeated in a 6-0 vote …

Read More »