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A blank wall or fence can be a garden waiting to happen. Today there are all sorts of wall planting products on the market to satisfy this growing garden trend.  With modular hanging pocket systems made of plastic and lined with water-wicking felt, you can create your own wall design with a collection of pockets arranged to your taste. Each pocket planter is typically about 15 inches deep and holds 11 quarts of potting mix—a generous space for a wide variety of plants, including ferns. A moisture barrier makes the hanging pockets safe to put indoors
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When architect Steve Schappacher and interior designer Rhea White purchased a neglected 1904 farmhouse on New York’s Shelter Island, they intended it to be a weekend retreat. But as the years passed and they started spending extended weekends at the house, they knew it needed to function as more than a vacation property for themselves and the family and friends who often visited.                 
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – August 5, 2015  Metro Vancouver home sales were more than a third above the 10-year average in July, while the number of homes listed for sale continues to trend below recent years. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Metro Vancouver* reached 3,978 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in July 2015. This represents a 30 per cent increase compared to the 3,061 sales recorded in July 2014, and a decrease of 9.1 per cent compared to the 4,375 sales in June 2015. Last month’s sales were 33.5 per cent above the 10-year sales average for the month.

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