Home & Garden

5 Treasure-Hunting Tips from Estate Sale Experts

The founder of Replacements, Ltd. in Greensboro, Bob Page, has decades of experience in hunting for the hidden and hard-to-find at estate sales across North Carolina and beyond — and he and his team of experts shared their very best insider tips with Our State.

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The 2019 Made in NC Awards

The Made in NC Awards celebrates the talented people who make our state special. Show us what you’re made of, North Carolina.

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Tips for Pruning Rhododendrons

Rhodies overgrown? These seven tips from an expert will help you get your favorite flowering shrubs into tip-top shape.

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Meet the Maker: Ken Hall Knives

In the mountains of North Carolina, knife maker Ken Hall turned a longtime dream into his one-of-a-kind, hand-forged creations.


The Transplants

A community farm in Chapel Hill grows more than okra, bitter melons, and Thai chilies. New lives spring from these red-clay rows.

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Tips for Planting Azaleas

Stick to these eight guidelines to grow one of North Carolina’s favorite flowering shrubs in your own backyard.