Joel Karsten

Build a six-week greenhouse for less than $100, and heat it for FREE!

Aug 10, 2021
Get tips and tricks how to start your greenhouse from the Straw Bale Gardener, Joel Karsten
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How to Plan the Perfect Design for your Fall Garden

Aug 04, 2021
Getting your fall garden ready? Check out these 4 simple tips!
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From the Veggie Patch: Harvesting Your Cauliflower

Aug 03, 2020
New Gardener Nick is ready to walk you through knowing when and how to harvest your cauliflower.
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From the Veggie Patch: Suckering Your Tomatoes

Jul 27, 2020
Do you know when to sucker your tomato plants? Do you know how? Nick walks us through this important step to increase your tomato plant yield.
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Jam at Home: Keeping Summer Fruit All Year Round

Jul 20, 2020
Get in touch with your inner homesteader and make great tasting memories with our guide to jam.
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A Beginner’s Guide to Baking Bread at Home

Jul 14, 2020
Bread making is a great way to take up some spare time and make something with your hands. If you're looking to add bread making to your repertoire? Check out our guide to No-Knead Bread!
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Spring Cleaning: Home Maintenance Musts

Feb 20, 2020
Is your space ready for summer? Add these maintenance items to your spring cleaning list to help keep your home comfortable this season (and next!).
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Gardening for Beginners: 3 Tips to Get Started

Feb 12, 2020
No green thumb? No problem! We've got three simple tips to help make your garden dreams a reality.
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Kitchen Inspiration: Backsplashes We Love

Feb 01, 2020
One of the elements that can really set the tone of your kitchen is the backsplash. To help inspire you, we've shared some of our favorite looks and styles.
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DIY Gift Idea: Mason Jar Elf

Dec 05, 2019
It can be hard to find the right gift for a colleague or teacher. This year, skip the gift card and try making something homemade. We've got just the DIY present!
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Baking 101: Simple Tips Worth Trying

Dec 03, 2019
Baking is a science and when you add in a distraction (or ten) treats don’t always come out as planned. Avoid baking woes this holiday season with our favorite culinary hacks.
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Festive Style: A Guide to Wreaths

Dec 01, 2019
Need some help decking the halls? Check out our guide to wreaths and find the perfect fit for your space.
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Fall Table Decor Inspiration

Sep 17, 2019
Add some festive fun to your next dinner party with these simple and sweet tablescape ideas.
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Refresh Your Space for Fall

Sep 09, 2019
Feeling overwhelmed by pumpkin spice everything and gaudy fall decor? Check out our tips for a subtler autumnal transition, and get ready to welcome fall into your home the smart way.
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Fall Maintenance: 4 Chores to Protect Your Home

Sep 06, 2019
Before fall hits in full force, consider taking care of the following home maintenance items. These are simple chores that can go a long way in protecting your home and your family during the cooler months.
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Four Facelifts for Your Home in 2019

Aug 16, 2019
Can't afford a big home renovation? Here are some of our favorite budget-friendly home upgrades.
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Matt Muenster

Meet HGTV's Matt Muenster

Aug 15, 2019
We caught up with Matt Muenster ahead of his Austin Home & Garden Show presentation. Enjoy this fun Q&A and learn about the last time Matt visited Austin!
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Better in the Shade

Aug 14, 2019
From increased energy efficiency to style and function, upgrading your windows' shades can be a great investment. Here are four things to consider.
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Austin Home & Garden Show Tips

Aug 13, 2019
The Austin Home & Garden Show returns to the Austin Convention Center August 23-25. Check out our top tips to shop the show like a pro!
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A Beginner's Guide to Upcycling

Aug 12, 2019
Updating your space doesn't have to cost a fortune - trust us! Sometimes all you need is inspiration and a little elbow grease.
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