Expert Advice

are metal roofs noisy when it rains?

Home Rx

Ask Hannah Holmes

Hannah Holmes on taking the shine off new construction, metal roofs, and more.

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solar power, solar panels on roof

Designed by OPAL; built by GO Logic; photographed by Trent Bell

Look on the Bright Side

Green Living

Declining prices, changes in state policy, and improved technology mean there’s never been a better time to go solar in Maine.

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radon testing, home improvement advice

Home Rx

Ask Hannah Holmes

Hannah Holmes on when to test a house for radon, cedar shingles, and more.

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Rachel Gloria Adams' wall mural

Big Picture

Décor

A creative couple brings the outdoors into their Portland bedroom.

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patterned tile

Graphic Details

Architecture & Design

Maine designers share their top patterned-tile picks.

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camp renovation tips

Been There, Reno’d That

Expert Advice

Owners and pros share tips, tricks, and hard-won wisdom for anyone launching into a Maine camp building or rehab project.

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