Shares of Lowe’s Cos. rallied toward a seven-month high Tuesday, after the home-improvement retailer’s surprisingly strong quarterly profit overshadowed downbeat outlooks for earnings and for “do-it-yourself” demand, as housing turnover remain depressed. Net earnings for the company’s LOW, +1.76% fiscal fourth quarter, which ended Feb. 2, rose to $1 billion, […]

Boston Home A Cambridge Victorian last updated in the 1970s gets a top-to-bottom overhaul with an infusion of color. Sign up for our weekly home and property newsletter, featuring homes for sale, neighborhood happenings, and more. / Photo by Jared Kuzia When architect Sam Kachmar’s client first approached him about […]

FOX Business’ Katrina Campins shows homeowners the ‘best tips’ for staging and selling their home during an appearance on ‘Cavuto: Coast to Coast.’ Though another Great Recession may not be in America’s economic cards, a recent Bankrate survey has signaled “daunting” sentiment around homeownership. “When you see that more than […]

As a Tacoma, Washington, native who grew up spending much of his leisure time outdoors, interior designer Tim Pfeiffer has always had an affinity toward biophilia.  A partner at the Seattle-based architecture firm Hoedemaker Pfeiffer, he views it as an aesthetic that’s of the moment yet timeless all at once. […]

Seed and nursery catalogs are out and we’re on the road to planning our 2024 gardens.   Catalogs are more than just pictures. They are reference books, telling us what will and won’t grow here or how long it will take for a plant to grow. Catalogs can be a […]