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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8 Easy Ways to Get Rid of Static in Clothes

If you're wondering how to get rid of static in clothes and you don't have dryer sheets on hand, this one's for you.

10 Ways to Unwrinkle Your Clothing Without an Iron

No time to iron? Don't panic. These tips will have you smoothed out in no time.


You’ve Been Putting Garbage Bags in the Wrong Way—Here’s How

This TikTok hack teaches you the right way to get a garbage bag in the can. We can't believe we've...


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9 Old-School Cleaning Tricks Everyone Forgets

These tips may be old, but they'll make your house look as good as new.


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65 Truly Extraordinary Uses for Household Staples You Already Own

Reader’s Digest thoroughly vetted these genius tricks so you can finish chores, make repairs, and clean messes in a breeze.

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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25 Pool Noodle Hacks That Will Improve Your Life

Those colorful foam pool toys are useful all around the house and with a few tweaks they can be even...

22 Brilliant Uses for Q-Tips That’ll Come in Handy

You know you’re not supposed to use cotton swabs to clean inside your ears (right?), so here are more uses...


14 Handy Hints for Anyone Stuck Inside

Stuck inside? Might as well make the most of it. Here are some ways to make do with what you...


56 Incredible Uses for Things You Normally Toss

Cut down on your trash and salvage some of these items.


20 Problem-Solving Uses for Club Soda

Think club soda is just a beverage or a stain remover? Think again!

How to Survive the Hot Summer Days Without the A/C

These clever, low-cost tricks will help you keep your cool when the weather's hot.


17 Cheap Kitchen Upgrades That Make a Huge Difference

Sometimes the biggest impact on a room can stem from the smallest changes. Read these tips to freshen the look...


17 Clever Home Improvement Ideas Under $200

Home improvements aren't just projects that involve a wood, hammer, and nails. Any project that makes your house more comfortable,...


The One Trick for Perfect Picture Hanging Involves a Fork

Hear us out. This will change the way you decorate.


How to Make Plant and Garden Stakes

Help small and fragile plants grow up strong with these solutions.

Money-Saving Ideas for Plant and Flower Food

Grow healthy plants and flowers with these gardening remedies.