If you are considering home remodeling or gardening, these sites will provide information related to those fields.
Information sheets provided by the Smithsonian Institution.
HortiPlex Plant Database
Contains plant images and data as well as links to information sources, images, etc.
Ohio State University site - Provides access to about 20000 pages of gardening information fact sheets by Extension Agents, video tutorials on gardening, a color illustrated dictionary of plants, and much more.
Womenfolk: Creativity Through Quilting Past and Present
This quilt history site allows you the view quilt patterns and read their stories.