Elmwood Park is closed because of tree damage. Omaha Parks Director Matt Kalcevich said the city is assessing other parks to determine how bad the damage is and if it needs to close parts of them.
The city has no estimated timeframe for the opening of Spring Lake Pool or Zorinsky Pool, which also did not open this week because of a leak.
The city does not know how long Zorinsky Pool will remain closed.
The warmth of natural wood trim is the finishing detail that outlines windows and doors and adds distinction to a room. Whether furnishings are stark contemporary or tried-and-true traditional, any furniture style is complemented by wood trim, and white oak is one of the most popular choices. If you’ re remodeling, a sure way to tie an addition to the existing...
If you find yourself constantly untangling cords from hot tools, this surprisingly simple bathroom storage hack from popular DIY duo The Sorry Girls will solve your storage issues for good. Using wood pieces, wood glue, some white spray paint, and hardware to match the existing bathroom cabinetry, @thesorrygirls show you how to build a pull-out storage cabinet that keeps hair dryers, curling irons, and straighteners organized.
Reclaimed wood is a big part of rustic farmhouse style. Or if you can’t find any pieces you like made from genuine reclaimed wood, you could opt for furniture that looks as though it’s made from reclaimed wood. We love the UMBUZÖ Reclaimed Wood Dining Table, made from solid reclaimed pine and fir lumber.
The constant traffic up and down wooden stairs in a busy household makes for heavy wear and tear on them which can translate to different forms of abuse like a worn or dull finish, loose spindles or a wobbly baluster. The longer you ignore the warning signs the worse the damage can become so find a downtime when traffic is light to remedy the wrongs and make the repairs. The work can be divided into repairing the stairs and finishing the wood doing it in that order.
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There’s something comforting about opening a closet door and inhaling the pleasant aroma of cedar consuming the air. That’s reason enough to install a cedar lining on the walls, not to mention its ability to repel insects from damaging clothes stored inside. The cedar wall cladding protects against moths because the oil in the material deters insects, making it an upgrade that provides a safer storage area than one with ordinary wallboard.
The railing around a deck can be a distinctive design detail or a practical addition that creates a secure enclosure and safe footing on the stairs. Before planning to replace a deck railing, check the local codes about its height and construction so that it meets local building code requirements.
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LITCHFIELD, Neb. — "If my dad knew I'd had this cut down, he'd shoot me."
Five of the city's 15 outdoor pools are expected to open July 1 after a group of donors pledged to cover the cost of operating them, Mayor Jean Stothert said Monday. Recycling pickups, meanwhile, will be reduced to every other week as Waste Management struggles to hire enough workers in the final months of its contract.
"I was lucky enough to spend Saturdays with my grandma for many years growing up. It created a special and strong bond between us. But it also helped foster my own creative abilities and helped me discover my passions. I pursued a creative degree in fashion design, spending many hours sketching and sewing to create my own dresses."
It’s good for kids to see the adults in their lives learning new things. Needlepoint is a craft that young and old (and not-so-old) can get the hang of together.
My grandmother had the most beautiful collection of embroidery thread.
On Wednesday, through tears and smiles, family and friends gathered to remember 25-year-old Dylan Kenney near the spot where he was fatally stabbed Sunday night. Police have arrested three men in connection with his death.