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What is A Home Inspection

In March, my husband and I bought a house. Though it was sparkling clean, and looked to be in great shape, it was more...

Keeping the Hill Iron-Clad

The classic Capitol Hill screetscape is a row of colorful homes along tree-lined streets. But we cannot forget: that vision really is iron-clad. Ironwork...

Five Things to Know About Maintaining A Hill Home

One of the great things about buying a home on the Hill is that most of them are more than 100 years old. Each...

Trending Now: Pressed Flower Art

Suddenly the world is full of flowers and plants. The markets showcase stunning bouquets of sunflowers, zinnias, roses, cosmos, Queen Anne’s lace, and more....

Saturday: Pollinator Festival at Kingman & Heritage Islands

School’s out but education continues!!!  Before you head down to the mall tomorrow for Folklife and/or Solstice Saturday, stop by Kingman and Heritage Islands for the Pollinator...

A Great Free Resource for Gardeners

Did you know you could borrow a weed wacker or a rototiller for free? Yes, it’s true, for free.  In 2021, a partnership between...

May Flowers – Edible & Delicious

April showers bring May flowers, and we certainly had enough April rain this year to make that prophecy come true.  Besides brightening our spirits...

Eager Beavers

The District is located at the confluence of two rivers, a city built around streams, marshes and wetlands. It’s the home of 800,000 people....

The Return of the Garden Fairs

For the past two years, the annual garden fairs hosted by three prestigious horticulture institutions – the US National Arboretum, the Franciscan Monastery, and...

U.S. Botanic Garden to Fully Reopen April 1

The United States Botanic Garden (USBG) will reopen the Conservatory to the public on April 1, marking a full reopening of all areas of...