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THE POLITE HOUSEThe Polite House: What Can I Do About My Neighbors’ Trash Cans?
If you’re tired of staring at unsightly garbage way before pickup day, it’s time to have some tough conversationsFull Story
DESIGN FOR GOODCan 3D-Printed Homes Solve the Global Housing Crisis?
A San Francisco nonprofit and an Austin, Texas, tech firm aim to bring printed concrete homes to El Salvador next yearFull Story
THE POLITE HOUSEThe Polite House: Can I Put a Remodel Project on Our Wedding Registry?
Find out how to ask guests for less traditional wedding giftsFull Story
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
LIFEThe Polite House: How Can I Kindly Get Party Guests to Use Coasters?
Here’s how to handle the age-old entertaining conundrum to protect your furniture — and friendshipsFull Story
FEEL-GOOD HOMEEmpty Nesters: 8 Ways a Spare Bedroom Can Enhance Your Lifestyle
Your kids are grown and their belongings (ideally) are out of the house. Here are uses for the space they no longer needFull Story
LIFEThe Polite House: On Dogs at House Parties and Working With Relatives
Emily Post’s great-great-granddaughter gives advice on having dogs at parties and handling a family member’s offer to help with projectsFull Story
ARCHITECTUREStilt Houses: 10 Reasons to Get Your House Off the Ground
Here are 10 homes that raise the stakes, plus advice on when you might want to do the sameFull Story