Working from the outside in, there are several basic measures to ensure that rental properties — and the tenants inside — stay warm and dry.
The seller of the estate in Palm Springs is film producer Joel Douglas, the brother of actor Michael Douglas and the son of actor Kirk Douglas.
The couple’s home makeover has been a labor of love. When they bought the 1907-built St. Paul, Minn., house, it offered a wealth of DIY potential. It had been vacant and neglected, with visible water damage.
Haunted (or just haunted-looking) houses are popular attractions this time of year. Here a few suggestions for creating a chilling experience for trick-or-treaters.
These colors can be tricky to use successfully in décor. But you don’t need to avoid them. Just use them carefully. “It’s a game of balance,” an expert says.
To do the job well, it’s important to understand that bedrooms aren’t just for sleeping. They serve many purposes. Televisions and Internet connections make this room well-suited for a secondary media screen or as a home office.
Last December, the delivery giants were caught off-guard by bad weather and a surge in last-minute online shopping. Preparations on under way to not go through that again.
It will be at least a week before archaeologists can begin sifting through a deposit of shells near Elliott Bay discovered about 20 feet into excavation to the immobilized tunnel-digging machine Bertha.
Carli Lloyd scored two goals for the United States in a 3-0 semifinal victory over Mexico, securing a trip to next year’s Women’s World Cup in Canada and a spot in the CONCACAF Women’s Championship final Sunday against Costa Rica.
With ethical questions surrounding the conduct of his first lady, Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber is campaigning to win an unprecedented fourth term. The controversy chips away at the reputation of one of the Northwest’s most prominent politicians of the past generation.
Oak Harbor High School extends offer of the division football title to its rival as show of support after Pilchuck’s deadly shooting.
Junior Ngauamo rushed for 167 yards and scored three touchdowns as 10th-ranked Kennedy Catholic defeated Foster, 49-0, in a Seamount league matchup Thursday night at Highline Memorial Stadium. Kennedy must now beat Hazen on Oct. 31 to clinch a playoff spot in Class 3A.
Flu viruses and Ebola viruses take different routes to the same biological goal: get into new hosts and replicate.
The soldier shot dead by a gunman who then stormed Canada's seat of government was given a hero's send-off Friday, with a motorcade along the highway where the country honors its war dead.
All Rise, a 14-month rotating installation of public art on Denny Way in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood, looks to engage passers-by.
A long-range calendar of festivals and fun beyond Seattle
Volatility and sell-offs seen last week often provide a base for another move higher in stocks, market observers say.
Apple’s new iPads, the iPaid Air 2 and the iPad Mini 3, are the best tablets on the market today. Expensive, too.
Cr0sstown traffic will be slow this weekend as travelers navigate an overnight closure on Interstate 5 in Tukwila, crowded streets surrounding a Sounders FC match and a Husky football game on Saturday, some I-405 restriping and more construction on Mercer Street.