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Gardening Oklahoma

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Gardening articles from NewsOK

Mesta Park Holiday Home Tour in Oklahoma City to include five houses
Jim and Lawanda Pickens will share what they know of a love-letter mystery and the renovation of their Swiss Chalet-style/Craftsman home during the Mesta Park Holiday Home Tour Dec. 5-6. The Pickens home is one of five, plus a refreshment stop, open to tour in the historic Oklahoma City neighborhood. Read More
Oklahoma City's Miller Mantels & Trees Tour will be on display Dec. 4
Tickets are $10 in advance at 23rd Street Antique Mall, 3023 NW 23, or at any stop on the tour. Read More
Ray Ridlen: It's time to winterize your garden tools
Winterizing your gardening tools saves time and money. Keeping them clean and stored properly extends the life of the tools, as well as motorized equipment used to maintain the landscape. They will be ready for use again when needed for winter pruning and spring gardening tasks. Taking inventory now may lead to... Read More
Listing of the Week: 3139 NW 19, in historic Linwood Place neighborhood in Oklahoma City
The 3,296-square-foot home at 3139 NW 19 has four bedrooms, three baths, one half-bath, three living rooms and an attached two-car garage. Read More
The Nation's Housing column: Mixed reviews on new closing rules
Bottom line for sellers and buyers: Be aware that the new rules are proving challenging for some lenders and title agencies and closings are taking longer. So when you shop for service providers, add this to your list of key questions: What's your track record with the new procedures? Read More
Oklahoma City area home and garden notes for Nov. 27
CALENDAR  For more information, call the phone number or use the email address provided. To submit items, call Melissa Howell at 475-3770 or send email to Reference “Home and garden calendar.” Please submit items at least 10 days before publication. MEETINGS   •OKLAHOMA... Read More
Oklahoma City building permits for Nov. 27
Oklahoma City Van Hoose Construction Co., 2101 S Council Road, manufacturing, erect, $9,000,000. Van Hoose Construction Co., 2101 S Council Road, manufacturing, erect, $9,000,000. Oncue Marketing, 1001 N Portland Ave., retail sales, erect, $4,750,000. Ventech Xtl OKC LLC, 3500 N Sooner Road, manufacturing,... Read More
House Plan: Trim crowns handsome contemporary home
A bright and spacious vaulted family room and kitchen are at the heart of the Marlowe. Read More
The House Detective: Buying new home without a home inspection
Buying a brand-new home without a professional inspection is always a risky gamble, regardless of circumstances. Read More


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