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LIFEThe Polite House: How Can I Kindly Get Party Guests to Use Coasters?
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COLORColor of the Week: Spring Blossom Yellow
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LIFEThe Polite House: How Can I Tell a Construction Crew to Pipe Down?
If workers around your home are doing things that bother you, there’s a diplomatic way to approach themFull Story
DECORATING GUIDESThinking Spring: Blossoming Branches
Cherry, Peach and Apple Flowers Make Interiors BloomFull Story
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Warm weather has lured busloads of gorgeous flowers to New York, from shy buds to full-blown bloomsFull Story
LIFEHow Your Landscaping Can Keep Burglars Away
Prevent home break-ins with strategic landscaping and good practices instead of menacing — and maybe less effective — measuresFull Story
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