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// What does your money buy in Mansfield?

A sampling of homes for sale in Mansfield includes a one-level Cape and a post-and-beam home.

From left, a blueberry bush and a variegated red-twigged dogwood offer attractive foliage.

Photos by Joanne Rathe/Globe staff

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Choosing the right plants for your garden

Though many New Enlanders choose plants based on their flowers, the plants’ off-season features are considerably more important for designing or enjoying a garden.

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Should I have screens on my windows?

Contractor Rob Robillard offers advice on whether or not to use window screens and more.

Next door: Town comparison tool

Choose two Greater Boston communities and see how they stack up against each other.


Recent transactions: city

A collection of homes for sale in Allston, Charlestown, Roslindale, and more.

Recent transactions: West

A collection of homes for sale in Acton, Boxboro, Shrewsbury, and more.

Recent transactions: South

A collection of homes for sale in Canton, Hingham, Kingston, and more.

Recent transactions: north

A collection of homes for sale in Lynnfield, Medford, Tewksbury, and more.

Editor's note

Welcome to Address, our Sunday real estate section, full of advice, profiles, essays, neighborhood spotlights, and more.

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