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Household Pests? 10 No-Chemical Ways to Get Rid of Them

To discourage pests around your house without using chemicals, try these 10 environmentally… >>

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How to Sell Your House: 5 Tips to Take the Best Photos

Thinking about selling your home? These easy-to-follow photography tips will give it the best… >>

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What’s That Crawling Around My House? A Funny Guide to Do-It-Yourself Pest Control

Have you seen these insects lurking around your home? Beware! They have the ability to make you… >>

Mini-Makeover Ideas for Your Bathroom
Mini-Makeover Ideas for Your Bathroom

Make a big impact in your bathroom with a tiny investment of time, money, and effort. >>

13+ Things Your Locksmith Won't Tell You
13+ Things Your Locksmith Won’t Tell You

Locksmiths reveal their best trade secrets. >>

13 Things Your Real Estate Agent Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Real Estate Agent Won’t Tell You

From hosting an open house to getting an estimate of your property's value, these real estate tips… >>

13+ Things a Burglar Won't Tell You
13+ Things a Burglar Won’t Tell You

Is it a crime to spend money on a home security system these days? A look inside the mind of… >>

So Cool: Design Your Own Dream Room
So Cool: Design Your Own Dream Room

When I was in middle school, I used to spend hours clipping items I adored out of magazines and… >>

Trend watch: Small Spaces
Trend watch: Small Spaces

Massive mortgages, highheating bills, and other homeowner hang-ups have sparked the “tiny… >>

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How to Remove Wallpaper: 6 Top Tips

So you want to remove wallpaper? It may seem scary, but if you follow our tips and easy how-to… >>

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As Seen on TV Reviews: What Not to Buy

We tested the ten most tempting household helpers: read up before you put your money down. >>

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How Happy Homeowners Think

Believe it: Home improvement can come from within. Here, the simple ways homeowners find peace with… >>

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5 Clever Car Tricks for Winter

How to prevent an icy windshield, quickly thaw a frozen lock, and more. >>

Home Sweet Home Center: Shopping Tips
Home Sweet Home Center: Shopping Tips

Tomorrow is Saturday, so the odds are good I'll end up at Home Depot at some point. There's a… >>

Easy Gardening: Grow Mushrooms at Work
Easy Gardening: Grow Mushrooms at Work

I've painstakingly nurtured windowsill basil plants, and shooed ambitious animals out of past… >>

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13 Things Your Arborist Won’t Tell You

Find out what you need to know about keeping your trees healthy and lush from the professionals. >>

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10 Expert Gardening Tips for Beginners

Love to garden? These tips from The Family Handyman will help you be faster, cleaner, and more… >>

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Home Improvement: 4 Ingenious Organization Tips

Simplify spring-cleaning with these smart—and unlikely—space savers. >>

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More Things Your Arborist Won’t Tell You

Find out what to look for in a reliable tree service. >>

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How to Fix 11 Common Lawn Problems

Improve your grass when it comes to weeds, bare patches, mushrooms, seasonal swamp, and more. >>