Gardening Oklahoma

Gardening Oklahoma

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Gardening articles from NewsOK

Tudors or craftsman home styles offer a lot
With each style comes unique renovation challenges and opportunities. We hope the next few columns can help you determine the predominant style of your home and the challenges you may face renovating that style. Read More
Bureau protecting consumers provides glimpses of home ownership nightmares
Three tales are told from a consumer financial protection database about Oklahoma homeowners with complaints about their mortgages that seem more like nightmares. Read More
Listing of the week: 1801 Macy Drive, Newscastle
The 5,117-square-foot home at 1801 Macy Drive has three bedrooms, three baths, three living rooms, two dining areas, a theater room and an attached three-car garage. Read More
Oklahoma City building permits for June 27
Oklahoma City RBA Architects, 3001 Quail Springs Parkway, office, erect, $25,200,000. Memorial Springs Medical Office Building, 13100 N Western Ave., medical clinic-office, erect, $7,900,000. OnCue Marketing, 2837 NW 36, retail sales, erect, $4,850,000. Miles Associates, 333 W Sheridan Ave., office,... Read More
Oklahoma City home and garden notes for June 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 WATER GARDEN SOCIETY OF... Read More
Termite inspector causes damage to home siding
Unfortunately, many termite inspectors believe that forceful poking is the only effective method. Read More
The Nation's Housing Column: First-time homebuyers back in market
First-timers need to check out FHA again. For many of them, it could be the way to finally own, rather than keep paying rent. Read More
Star buyer sought for TV in OKC
Denise Schroder, an agent with Keller Williams Elite, said she’s gotten a couple of nibbles but no bites while fishing the Oklahoma City housing market for another buyer for another episode of “House Hunters” on HGTV. Read More
Urban amenities mean extras downtown during summer in Oklahoma City
Living in downtown Oklahoma City has grown in popularity for the past decade, and as the heart of downtown got stronger, so did the beat of the street. Read More
Fire blight can be deadly to many members of rose family
Here are some facts about fire blight. •Fire blight is a bacterial disease that can kill branches and whole plants of many members of the rose family, including apple, pear, quince and crabapple. •Symptoms include dead branches, water-soaked blossoms, light brown to blackened leaves, discolored bark, black... Read More


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