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Cleaning & Organizing

7 Ways to Get Rid of Ants (Without Calling the Exterminator)

How to kill and eliminate house ants and ants from your backyard. >>

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Decorating

6 Crafty Ways to Reinvent Leftover Wine Bottles

Don't toss that empty bottle of Pinot! Turn your used bottle of wine into a beautiful decoration… >>

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Cleaning & Organizing

7 Ways You’re Probably Cleaning Your Bathroom Wrong

The places you forget to clean, plus tips and tricks to clean your bathroom more quickly and… >>

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Cleaning & Organizing

12 Tiny Storage Hacks to Banish Clutter and Feel Instantly More Organized

A professional organizer reveals simple ways to organize your entryway, car trunk, laundry room… >>

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Home Improvement

16 Surprising Uses for Toothpicks

Think toothpicks are only good for picking teeth or checking cake? Think again. Check out these… >>

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Home Improvement

Staging a Home: 5 Designer Secrets for a Fast, Profitable Sale

Selling your home? Fresh paint and flowers aren't enough to move it—not in this market. Here's… >>

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Decorating

5 Printable Easter Card and Gift Tag Templates

Find templates for cute Easter greeting cards, gift tags, and coloring pages. Just hit print! >>

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Decorating

5-Minute Front Door Feng Shui

Increase your chances of bringing love and opportunities into your home with these fast, positive… >>

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Cleaning & Organizing

8 Weird Things That Can Remove Stains

Find out how bread, milk, hair spray and more can be used to remove stains from your favorite… >>

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Decorating

5 Christmas Tree Decorating Ideas

Get inspired with these unique tree decorating ideas submitted by readers. >>

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Decorating

3 Fast and Festive Christmas Wreaths

It doesn't take hours to fashion these Christmas wreaths that welcome visitors to your home in… >>

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Cleaning & Organizing

Small Plastic Bags: 20 Super-Handy Uses

Not just for toting lunch, these handy items are helpful to have around the kitchen and home. >>

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Decorating

5 Quick Ways to Decorate Your Thanksgiving Table

Try these simple decorating tips to get your table Thanksgiving ready. >>

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Decorating

24 Cheap Christmas Decorations You Can Make Yourself

You already know you can save money with homemade Christmas gifts and Christmas appetizers you make… >>

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Home Improvement

Radon Testing and the 7 Key Things Every Homeowner Should Know

Radon testing is the only way to know whether your home has high levels of radon, a radioactive gas… >>

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Home Improvement

14 Ways Every Homeowner Should Prepare for a Power Outage

Due to an aging power grid, power outages are more common than they used to be. And things won’t… >>

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Decorating

Why Not Recycle Your Old CDs Into These 7 Gorgeous Crafts?

Dust off your old CD collection and create stunningly sparkly earrings, purses, mirrors, and more. >>

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Home

15+ Simple Dusting Tricks

Using some expected tools will make dusting one of the easiest chores on your to-do list >>

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Home Improvement

10 Tricks to Thaw Frozen Pipes (So They Don’t Burst and Wreck Your House)

A little ice can tear open a water supply line. That’s bad enough, but the real disaster often… >>

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Home Improvement

Freezing at Home? 7 Simple Things You Can Do to Heat Up a Cold Room

Some rooms are always cold in winter, some rooms get cold occasionally, and some that have never… >>