It is now officially dinner party season!! That means wonderful morsels of food, lavish holiday spreads and great company for the next several weeks.
When you attend your holiday dinner parties and Christmas gatherings, instead of gifting your host or hostess with the usual bouquet of flowers or bottle of wine, visit The Home Depot’s Gift Center for some unique and distinctive gifts that appeal to the consummate home entertainer.
For the accomplished chef, browse a variety of kitchen tools, grills and grilling accessories. If the home entertainer on your list is a gadget guru, you’ll find gift options big and small, from patio heaters to knife sharpeners and everything in between.
Visit The Home Depot’s Gift Center and you’ll discover a treasure trove of useful, cutting-edge gift options for the person who loves to entertain at home. Check out this great video with Mike and Karen to help you see even more great gift ideas!
It’s a cold night here in Atlanta. In fact, we are supposed to have our first freeze before morning. So as this cooler weekend nears, I’ve been working on my late fall gardening to-do list. You gardeners out there know the drill…trim down some of the remaining perennials, mulch some of the remaining beds, prepare some new beds for the spring, etc.
Although the trees are now beginning to take center stage for the finale of the gardening season, something else in the garden stole the spotlight the past week. Something very special and surprising.
Halloween is a fun, exciting holiday for kids (and adults too!), but it’s also a time to exercise caution and remain aware of possible safety hazards. Below are some quick tips to help make this Halloween a safe and happy holiday for you and your trick-or-treaters:
Make sure that your child has a pre-programmed cell phone with him/her prior to going out on Halloween night, and that all important numbers are programmed in and ready for use.
Children should always go out trick-or-treating accompanied by a responsible adult. If you have a large group going,
These aged tombstones create a spooky cemetery and sets the tone for a wonderful Halloween celebration from beyond the grave. This yard Halloween decoration project is easy to do, and we have the instructions.
Mound earth to look like newly dug graves and set out a few of these tombstones for a deathly welcome. The tombstones can be carefully constructed out of polystyrene insulation. To ensure an easy cleanup, pile the dirt from the “fresh graves” onto a dark or clear plastic drop cloth.
Anybody who shaves knows that a dull cutting tool is more likely to do damage than a sharp one. Same goes for woodworking chisels. You’ve got to get those chisels sharp if you want to them to work well, and be safe to use.
It might surprise you to learn that brand new chisels aren’t ready to go to work. Most chisels are ground, not honed, by the manufacturer. Grinding is, well, grinding. A shaping process. honing is what it takes to get the chisel REALLY sharp so it cuts effectively. The grinding marks near the tip of the chisel in the picture tell me this one needs some work. Our goal is to remove the marks left behind by the grinder.
Did you know that carbon monoxide (CO) is the leading cause of accidental poisoning deaths in America?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), carbon monoxide poisoning causes more than 500 deaths and 20,000 emergency department visits in the U.S. annually. Carbon monoxide is often called the “silent killer” because it is odorless, tasteless and undetectable by humans.
The use of carbon monoxide alarms could potentially prevent many of these deaths. Please take some time to learn how to prevent CO poisoning in your family
Interior Color Trends | Fall 2010 | Handcrafter Palette
Weave together bright hues with grounding neutrals for an eclectic palette reminiscent of folk art and crazy quilts. Many of us love putting color, pattern, and textures together and making things with our hands. Our customers all over the country are are felting, sewing, knitting, quilting, painting, building, molding, and designing.
The energy of THRIVE .02 combined with the depth of DREAM .05 is a contemporary twist on a classic blue/green combination. Stitch in the vitality of CREATE .03 with the richness of STONE .06 to bring a colorful collage to your home or workplace.
Fresh and natural color inspiration from YOLO Colorhouse™. YOLO Colorhouse™ is now available online shipped direct to you from homedepot.com.
In this video, one of our associates will help you learn how to solve common toilet problems and find out what products you need to make the fix. Check out our toilet buying guide to help you choose the right toilet for your needs including our vast offering of WaterSense toilets that will help you save water AND money.