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The 41st annual Yavapai County Contractors Association Home and Garden Show is this weekend — May 17-19, 2019, at the Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott Valley.

By Sandy Griffis May 14, 2019
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GRANVILLE by Universal Homes in Prescott Valley is Northern Arizona’s most successful new home community.

May 16, 2019
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As the weather warms up, many of us start thinking about enjoying our meals outdoors.

By Associated Press May 16, 2019
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A change in seasons often brings about a change in the weather.

By MetroCreative Services May 16, 2019
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Roses are among the oldest flowers in cultivation, although many have earned a reputation as fussy or difficult to grow.

By Associated Press May 16, 2019
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For sale: waterfront property with sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean. Waves erode beach regularly.

By Associated Press May 16, 2019
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Open Lots Located in the Greater Prescott Area

May 9, 2019
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Incorporate arbors, trellises and other structures into your designs when planning new or updating existing gardens and landscapes.

By Melinda Myers, Special to the Courier May 9, 2019
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I’m a salsa gardener, and proud of it! The bulk of my gardens are dedicated to tomatoes, tomatillos, cilantro, onions, chives, and peppers. Yum-m-m!

By Ken Lain, Special to the Courier May 9, 2019
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What if your home had a spare room you'd never noticed before? Your garage, even if it has one or more cars in it, can pull double-duty as a gym, a crafting room and even a place to socialize.

By Associated Press May 9, 2019
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Congrats on saving up for that down payment! And hats off for committing to mortgage payments, homeowners insurance and property taxes.

By Associated Press May 9, 2019

The holidays are not even upon us yet, and this was the call that came in this week: “Sandy, my husband thinks it is OK to just push every type of food item known to man into the garbage disposal; we are having ‘grinding’ discussions over this — please help.” — Susie and Ted, Prescott

By San May 8, 2019
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Shadow Ridge at Pronghorn Ranch in Prescott Valley.

May 2, 2019
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Step in the bathroom, turn on the tap. Step in the shower, turn on the faucet.

By Associated Press May 2, 2019
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The mountains of Arizona are famous for easy-care roses.

By Ken Lain, Special to the Courier May 2, 2019
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Whether it's on an enormous estate or outside a little house, the modern garden aims for wild-looking landscapes, native species and seamless transitions to natural surroundings, according to a new book featuring the work of prominent contemporary garden designers.

By Associated Press May 2, 2019

It is spring and time to de-clutter and sparkle. I love cleaning “hacks” and thought I would share some with you that I have tried and use regularly.

By Sandy Griffis May 2, 2019
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It is not only the stock market at a record high that’s feeling the Fed effect.

By STAN CHOE, AP Business Writer April 27, 2019
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Metal has the potential to rust, but you won’t find any rotting like there is commonly found in wood...

By Sandy Griffis April 25, 2019
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Fertilizers are compounds that contain one or more essential plant nutrient(s) and are formulated to be applied to plants either through the soil or by foliar spray.

By JEFF SCHALAU, Special to the Courier April 25, 2019
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If you’ve experienced flower garden failures, you probably have labeled yourself as having a “brown thumb.” However, even experienced gardeners make mistakes resulting from impatience and the initial excitement of spring planting.

By KEN LAIN, Special to the Courier April 25, 2019
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A home is a safe haven for its residents. No matter what’s going on at school or the office, many people know they can relax in comfort and safety when they arrive home at the end of a day.

By MetroCreative Services April 25, 2019
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Maximizing a home down payment can make sense: The bigger the down payment, the lower the monthly mortgage bill and the better the chance of building equity more quickly.

By BARBARA MARQUAND, For the Associated Press April 25, 2019
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My husband says he feels cold air blowing in through the vents and experiences “cold spots” in our home and he knows this is an invisible problem, he can feel it but does not know what to do.

By Sandy Griffis April 18, 2019
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Yavapai County has two native species of cottonwood trees in addition to the native quaking aspen trees. The cottonwood trees are Fremont cottonwood (Populus fremontii) and narrowleaf cottonwood (P. angustifolia).

By JEFF SCHALAU, Special to the Courier April 18, 2019

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