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8 Ways to Preserve Flowers So They Last Longer

If you're looking for a way to make those Valentine's Day roses, graduation bouquet, or anniversary… >>

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New Uses for Wire Coat Hangers

From arts and crafts to home repairs, coat hangers have a ton of uses. >>

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Tips for a Clean Oven

Make cleaning the oven less of a chore with these simple solutions. >>

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How to Clean With Shortening

Stubborn stain? Out of makeup remover? The solution's in the fridge. >>

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How to Clean Using Hydrogen Peroxide

This medicine cabinet staple does more than disinfect. >>

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18 Incredible Uses for Cardboard Tubes

Take a look at how handy cardboard tubes are. You'll never believe how many uses they have! >>

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9 Inventive Uses for Coffee Filters

New ways to put your coffee filters to work. >>

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30 Thrifty Painting Tricks

Make a paint job a piece of cake with items you probably already own! >>

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75 Storage Ideas: A Room-by-Room Guide

Is clutter taking over your home? These simple steps will help you create instant space. >>

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13 Things Your Dry Cleaner Won’t Tell You

Dry cleaners give you tips on how to get the most for your dollar. >>

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Thanksgiving Craft: Make a Glove Turkey

Have your kids create an easy turkey craft to decorate the Thanksgiving table. >>

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Baby Wipes: 8 Extraordinary Uses

Wipes do more than clean up baby's bottom! Here are new ways to put them to work. >>

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7 Laundry Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making

Even if you've been washing your clothes for years and think you know how to do laundry, these… >>

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How to Cut Holiday Cleanup Time in Half

Save time tackling even the toughest holiday messes! >>

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Rumor Detectives: True Story or Online Hoax?

Giant dogs? One-winged airplanes? Death by Pop Rocks? Sounds like a case for Snopes.com. >>

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13 Tips for Selling Your Home

If you’re on the selling side of today’s real estate market, these tips from Trulia.com will… >>

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Halloween Napkin Rings

Perk up your holiday table with these spooktacular napkin rings. >>

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Super Saves for Stained Clothing

Did you spill red wine all over your shirt? Is that lipstick smear hanging around? These secret… >>

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10 Paint Colors to Perk Up Your Room

You’ll be surprised the way you can transform your room by updating the color on your walls. >>

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5 Ways to Make Your Bedroom a Stress-Free Oasis

How to keep your bedroom a sanctuary from the outside world. >>