You don't need a therapist to get effective therapy. Read about the free online program of cognitive behavioral therapy called MoodGYM, and other virtual therapies in this Op-Ed on the NYT. (Image: Todd Heisler/The New York Times)
If your neighbors have a tall house or it's higher on a hill than yours is, shielding your deck or patio from view can be tricky. But one easy way to do it is to install a canopy of outdoor-friendly fabric as homeowners Brian Caldwell and Robert Shore have done here. Bonus: The canopy also casts a soft, filtered light on the patio, keeping it cooler on hot summer days.