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Thanksgiving Foods That Are Toxic to Cats and Dogs
Thanksgiving Foods That Are Toxic to Cats and Dogs

Keep pet safety on the mind while cooking Thanksgiving dinner. >>

Elegant (and Affordable) Gifts for the Host
Elegant (and Affordable) Gifts for the Host

Saying thank you for someone's hospitality can be a challenge. Here are a few elegant yet… >>

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10 Easy Crafts to Brighten Any Thanksgiving Table

A table brimming with the fall's harvest is best bedecked with earthy autumn colors. We asked… >>

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The Best Houseplants for Clean Air and Better Health

Plants promote clean air. They also fight fatigue, stress, dry throat and headache -- at home or in… >>

Out, Out, Damned Stains
Out, Out, Damned Stains

Why struggle with an untested stain removal tip, or cry over stains that won't budge? Here's what… >>

How to Recycle the Hazardous Stuff
How to Recycle the Hazardous Stuff

You know how to recycle paper, plastic and aluminum, but what about paint cans, batteries, cell… >>

5 Tips for Removing the Most Horrifying Halloween Stains
5 Tips for Removing the Most Horrifying Halloween Stains

Now that the big day has passed, we’ve scared up our best stain-removal secrets for getting your… >>

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More Things Your Arborist Won’t Tell You

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

5 Relaxing Ideas for Your Bedroom
5 Relaxing Ideas for Your Bedroom

Make your bedroom a peaceful escape from the outside world. Here are a few simple ways to find… >>

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7 Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips

Follow these guidelines for keeping your children safe on Halloween nigh. >>

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4 Simple Ways to Give Your Rooms More Personality

A little personality never hurt a room. Looking for a fresh way to dress up bare walls? Try these… >>

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20 Creative Homemade Halloween Costumes

"What are you going to be for Halloween?" It’s the question that animates kids’ conversations… >>

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6 Natural Cleaning Boosters

Save money and create a healthy, clean home with these natural cleaning boosters. >>

What Leaf Blower Makers Don't Want You to Know About Rakes
What Leaf Blower Makers Don’t Want You to Know About Rakes

Shopping leaf blowers? Don't go to the hardware store before reading our forbidden advice for… >>

5 Strategies for Pricing a Home to Sell
5 Strategies for Pricing a Home to Sell

Once you know your home’s value and have a price range in mind, it’s time nail down the final… >>

How to Transform Your House Into a Haunted House
How to Transform Your House Into a Haunted House

Here are 6 simple steps to can turn your house into a haunted house. >>

Nontoxic Ways to Remove Hard Water Stains
Nontoxic Ways to Remove Hard Water Stains

To keep your home safe (especially if you have children), try these nontoxic ways to rid yourself… >>

Stain Removal Secrets from a Costume Designer
Stain Removal Secrets from a Costume Designer

You don’t get to be an Emmy Award-winning costume designer without learning to think on your… >>

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10 Tips for Planning Your Indoor Garden

Plants bring life and color into the home and require little in the way of maintenance. Follow… >>

Perfect Paint Color Dos & Don’ts
Perfect Paint Color Dos & Don’ts

Preparing to paint part of your home? Memorize these tips and you’ll avoid some common, and… >>