Articles by Jen McGahan

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The Outdoor Shower: Necessity or Luxury?

Tucked away behind a garden wall, or hidden inside a designated outdoor enclosure, an outdoor shower is one of those home details you’d never consider a necessity until you [more]

April 24, 2015 // 0 Comments


It’s National Bat Appreciation Day!

Yes, April 17 marks the 10th National Bat Appreciation Day. Since Austin is home to the largest metropolitan colony of bats in the world, we figured this is a good day to let [more]

April 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

shopping for succulents in Austin

Exotic Cacti and Succulents Thrive In Austin

As long as Austin’s weird, there will be cactus and succulent container gardens hidden through backyards and nurseries all over town. These plants are some of the easiest, [more]

April 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Don Juan Roses in Austin

Five Tips For Growing Roses in Austin

Roses are hot again. The fragrance, the lush factor, the elegance. Only this is not your grandmother’s rose water. It’s rose reinvented, incorporated into new products [more]

March 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

one green wall

One Green Thing For Spring

When looking to buy a home in San Jose, CA about 20 years ago, there was a neighborhood called Willow Glen with street after street of Eichler houses. “You either love’ [more]

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

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