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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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Review: Keep the Bathroom Floor Slip- and Drip-Free With This Hygienic Stone Bath Mat

Never step on a soggy bath mat again, thanks to the Sutera stone bath mat.

Review: My House Was Never Really Clean Until I Used the Bissell Steam Shot

The Bissell Steam Shot cut my cleaning time in half and my house has never looked better.

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The 6 Best Refrigerator Brands, According to Appliance Experts

In the market for a new fridge? These top-rated refrigerator brands are reliable, innovative and tailored to your family’s needs.

These Are the Best Dishwashers of 2023, According to Cleaning Pros

Get the dishes clean with one of the best dishwashers this year, whether you want something quiet, stylish or smart.

The 8 Best Shark Vacuum Accessories to Make Your Machine Even Better

Get the most bang for the buck by investing in one of these expert- and shopper-recommended Shark vacuum accessories.

5 Best Linen Sheets for Breathability and Comfort

The best linen sheets are not only moisture-wicking but get softer over time.

12 Tabletop Fire Pits for Smoke-Free Summer Bonfires

Cook-up some fun with these amazing and blazing fire pits that will keep this summer hot, hot, hot.

The 5 Best Pillows for Stomach Sleepers for All-Night Support

Stomach sleepers rejoice! These pillows will ensure a good night's sleep while protecting your neck and spine.

I Camp More Than 30 Days Every Year—Here’s the Mosquito Repellent I’ll Never Forget to Pack

As senior shopping editor and Reader's Digest's in-house camping expert, here's why I'll never camp without a Thermacell again.

6 Best Vacuum Sealers of 2023

Say goodbye to limp lettuce and frost-bitten steaks with our picks for the best vacuum sealers on the market.

The 7 Best Vacuum Brands of 2023

These are the best vacuum brands for every type of vacuum owner, according to experts, reviewers and our own testing.

The 6 Best Dyson Vacuums for Every Home

There's a reason (or six) that Dyson is a household name in cleaning. These are the best of the best,...

The 6 Best Vacuums for Stairs of 2023, According to Cleaning Pros

Whether your stairs are straight, L-shaped or spiraled, these best vacuums for stairs tackle the job.

6 Best Portable Carpet Cleaners of 2023, According to Cleaning Experts

Investing in the best portable carpet cleaner helps you clean up spills, stains and pet messes without having to call...

The 7 Best Cheap Vacuums That Still Tackle Big Messes—Starting at $34

Whether it's time to replace a primary vacuum or you're looking for a secondary vacuum to have on hand, these...

I Tried a Bed Cooling System—And I’ll Never Struggle with Sweaty Sheets Again

Hot sleepers, listen up: The BedJet 3 Cooling Sleep System is the solution to sweaty nights. I know because I...

The Adjustable Coop Pillow Is a Game-Changer for Any Sleep Position

The right sleeping arrangement can alleviate years of neck and back pain. Discover why thousands of Amazon users adore the...

7 Best Shower Cleaners for a Sparkling Clean Tub

From the drain to the doors to the tile to the floor, we got you covered with the best shower...

7 Best Shark Vacuums of 2023 For Your Cleanest Floors Yet

Take a bite out of household chores by cleaning your floors with the best vacuum cleaners from megabrand Shark

I’ll Never Struggle with a Mop and Bucket Ever Again—I Tried the New Swiffer PowerMop

The Swiffer PowerMop delivers a "mop and bucket" deep clean in half the time. Here's why one Shopping Editor decided...

This Clever Power Strip Solves So Many Charging Woes

Plug in up to nine devices at once with this handy swivel power strip.

7 Best Vacuums For Tile Floors You Can Buy Right Now

Simplify your cleaning by investing in one of the best vacuums for tile floors that's powerful enough for messes but...

10 Top-Notch Inflatable Sprinklers You Can Get on Amazon for Summertime Fun

Beat the heat this summer by investing in a fun and fabulous inflatable sprinkler.

Best Vacuums for Hardwood Floors of 2023, According to Cleaning Pros

You can trust your home to the best vacuums for hardwood floors, which are specially designed to clean thoroughly yet...

This Cooling Blanket Has Thousands of Fans on Amazon—And Now I’m One of Them

I said goodbye to sweaty, sleepless nights thanks to this inexpensive Amazon find.

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10 Waffle Blankets to Keep You Cozy and Cool

For bed covers that warm you up without weighing you down, look to our favorite waffle blankets

The 5 Best Full Size Mattresses of 2023

Find the best full size mattress that meets your ideal comfort and support preferences while fitting within your budget.

The 9 Best Cooling Bed Sheets to Help You Sleep Through the Night

We found the best cooling bed sheets to help you drift off to dreamland and snuggle up sweat-free!

I Shop Amazon for a Living, and These Are the 15 Things I’m Buying for Summer

These Amazon summer finds curated by our expert Shopping Editor are inexpensive, chic and arrive in time for summer entertaining.

These Reusable Sticky Notes Keep My Home Organized and I’m Obsessed

Tired of not-so-sticky disposable sticky wipes? Here's why we love these nifty reusable sticky notes instead.

The 6 Best Lightweight Comforters That Will Keep You Cool All Night

These lightweight comforters let you snuggle up, without breaking a sweat!