They spent years getting to know their land as campers, so when it came time to build, they knew exactly what they wanted.
A meditation on a garden pest.
Martha Stewart shares her favorite resources for plants, seeds, and gardening advice.
With a popular blog and three books, Lisa Steele is spreading the gospel of (pretty) backyard chicken keeping.
A longtime champion of local artisans and makers, Martha Stewart reveals her top product picks from around the state.
Green-thumbed friends gather among vegetable beds for a laid-back meal in a Phippsburg potting shed.
Looking back at Edsel and Eleanor Ford’s landmark Seal Harbor home.
Situated east of downtown Freeport and accessible only by foot through a mile-long wooded path, Pettengill Farm has stood hidden from the modern world for over 200 years.
For descendants of Maine’s 19th-century Finnish immigrants, the sauna ritual has lost none of its sanctity.
Built with straw bales, a Mount Desert Island home is practical, energy efficient, and beautiful.
With an eye on a quick sale, a couple updates a tattered old house on Portland’s Munjoy Hill — and they like it so well, they decide to stay.
When I was in kindergarten, the school bus dropped me off at a construction site. My parents were building their dream home on Cousins Island in Yarmouth and I’d spend my afternoons watching from a rock in the muddy yard as my dad worked alongside a carpenter.