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The Reader’s Digest Version of Going Green

Simple answers to 13 common questions. >>

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How to Set Out Plants in Your Organic Garden

Get your organic plant seedlings into the ground the right way using these tips. >>

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How to Hard Prune a Tree

Hard pruning a tree can lead to more vigorous growth and a longer life...if you do it the right way. >>

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7 Tips to Mow Like a Pro

Follow mowing pro Bill Klutho's 7 mowing techniques for a smooth lawn. >>

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Clever Ways to Care for Outdoor Equipment

Keep your gear ready for the next big excursion with these useful tips. >>

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Bike Care Tips for You and Your Kids

Tips for keeping your bicycle ready to ride. >>

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5 Little-Known Fishing Secrets

Reel in a big one with these simple solutions for fishing. >>

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3 Ways to Remove Bugs and Bumper Stickers on Cars

Remedies for removing stubborn stick-ons. >>

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2 Tips for Taking Care of Tires

Keep your wheels rolling with these tire tips! >>

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Cheap Halloween Decorations: 12 Easy Homemade Ideas

Whether you caught the DIY bug from creating homemade Halloween costumes for your kids, putting… >>

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6 of the Most Intimately Beautiful Gardens in America

In their new book, Great Gardens of America, Tim Richardson and Andrea Jones open up a world of… >>

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How to Make Flowers Last Longer: 8 Pro Tricks

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

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How to Avoid Home Improvement Scams

How can you avoid being fooled? Follow these tips. >>

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13 Clever Ways to Clean the Uncleanable

Looking for easy ways to get rid of everyday messes? Here are some new ways to keep your belongings… >>

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You Can Save It! How to Fix 8 Things You Care About

From yellowing photos to accidentally deleted computer files, find surprising and easy fixes for… >>

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12 Surprising Uses for Vodka

Keep a bottle of this bar staple on hand for a natural cleaning and disinfection solution. >>

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Pretty Pumpkin Decorating Ideas for Halloween

Fast and fun: Who needs pumpkin carving patterns when there are ways like these to decorate with… >>

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10 Easy, Unexpected Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins

Skip the traditional carved jack-o'-lanterns this Halloween and decorate your home with these fast… >>

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13 Common Items for Getting Rid of Ants

From adhesive tape to vinegar, these 13 common items will tackle your ant problem and help you get… >>

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How to Get Rid of Sweat Stains: 9 Easy Solutions

To make your wardrobe last, getting rid of those inevitable stains -- from coffee stains to ink… >>