Home Tips

There’s no place like home—especially when it’s in tip-top shape. We’ve rounded up the best cleaning and organizing tricks, affordable decor ideas, DIY hacks, and more. Warning: Once you’ve got everything just the way you want it, you may never want to leave!

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14+ Homemade Cleaners That Get Your Home Sparkling, According to Pros

You don’t need pricey, store-bought products to clean your home. These DIY solutions are easy to make, affordable, and incredibly effective.

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6 Things Plumbers Always Do in Their Own Homes

Plumbers say keeping up on a few basic tasks and best practices is the secret to a well-maintained, fully-functioning home...


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13 Things You Shouldn’t Pressure Wash

A pressure wash can serve a valuable role in home maintenance, but don’t get carried away! Pressure washing can do...


Appliance Repairs You Don’t Need to Call a Pro For

Before you pick up the phone and fork over a bunch of cash to fix your appliances, check out these...


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We Found a Homemade Fruit Fly Trap That Actually Works

After my first fruit fly sighting of summer, I was determined to get rid of them for good. I turned...

10 Household Items You Should Repurpose in the Garden

Clean out your closets and repurpose your old or extra household items as helpful, thrifty materials in your flower and...


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13 Easy Quarantine Home Projects You’ll Wish You’d Done Sooner

You don't have to be a DIY expert to pull off these simple projects that can make a huge difference...

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22 Inexpensive Ways to Theft-Proof Your Home

You don’t need to spend a fortune to keep burglars at bay. Here are some of the most inexpensive (yet...


11 Home Improvement Projects You Can Do Yourself Instead of Hiring a Professional

There's nothing quite as satisfying as a job well done—and these DIY projects will boost your handyman status. They are...


9 Myths About Ants You Need to Stop Believing

According to many pest experts, these DIY remedies do little to fix the problem at hand. With 80% of homeowners...


25 Things Your Electrician Wishes You Knew

Before you attempt to DIY a power problem in your home, be sure to read what these electricians have to...

Incredible! These Beautiful Designs Are Made From a Surprising Item in Your Kitchen

This kitchen craft will entertain kids for hours—and impress guests. Simply grab a veggie and get chopping!


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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 squeal, and, in...


Build Your Own Backyard Hanging Garden

Build your own garden of hanging potted plants.