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Portland Spaces: Handbook

Portland Palettes

There's a lot more to painting a room than one might think. Portland Monthly has compiled a handy guide on how to choose the perfect paint for your walls, including a list of local businesses you can visit to find the pieces to your new palette.

  • By Rachel DeSchepper
  • Published 05/27/2010
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Portland Spaces: Handbook

Backyard Baths

Outdoor bathing may sound like a childish or even risque behavior, but it can prove not only sustainable, but stimulating, sensory, and even sensuous to boot. Learn how to construct your own outdoor bathtub with this introductory guide.

  • By Jon Hart
  • Published 05/27/2010
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Portland Spaces: Handbook

Reaching Higher Ground

Add height to your garden or outdoor entertaining space by building a freestanding trellis. Learn how with our easy guide to smart, long-lasting design.

  • By Lucy Burningham
  • Published 05/27/2010
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Portland Spaces: Handbook

House of Harmony

Feng shui, an ancient Chinese divining system, once was used to protect people from harsh winds, rain, and falling rocks in the mountainous Southwestern region of China. Today, feng shui is a modern, Westernized set of principles used to guide architectur

  • By Xylia Buros
  • Published 05/27/2010
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Portland Spaces: Handbook

Tooling Around

Owning your own tools and knowing how to use them allows you to live more independently. If you're currently tool-less, but interested in becoming a tool connoisseur (if only so that you don't have to wait for your handyman to be free, and then also have

  • By Ryan Baldoz
  • Published 05/27/2010
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Portland Spaces: Handbook

A Moveable Feast

The key to backyard dining is the picnic table, and a good one could cost you a small fortune. Avoid the steep costs and learn how to build your own with this detailed guide.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/27/2010
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Portland Spaces: Handbook

For the Birds

Urbanization and the creation of homes has also meant the destruction of potential homes for many of Portland's native bird species. The Western Bluebird has been completely forced out of the Willamette Valley, but thanks to local advocates, they re start

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/27/2010
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plant of the week

Salvia greggii

Autumn sage – one of the earliest sages to flower in spring

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/26/2010
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edible gardening

Top Tomato Tip

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/23/2010
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plant of the week

Bearded Iris

Take a new look at old-fashioned bearded iris (Iris germanica)

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/19/2010
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