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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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How to Use Baking Soda in Laundry to Remove Smells and More

It’s all natural, safe and cheap. If you haven’t been using baking soda in your laundry, you’ll want to start after reading this!

Procter & Gamble Is Recalling 8.2 Million Bags of Laundry Detergent Pods—Here’s Why

This recall affects at least 17 types of laundry pods, including Tide Pods and Gain Flings. Here's a full list...


It’s Time to Stop Using Your Vintage Corelle Dinnerware—Here’s Why

If you have a set of Corelle dishes from before 2005, then this is a must-read


30 Genius WD-40 Uses for Your Home—Inside and Out

Learn about the many surprising ways WD-40 can clean and protect items all around your home, outdoor space and more


How to Use Vinegar in Laundry to Eradicate Smells and More

If you’re not using vinegar in laundry, you’re missing out! Here’s how to get fresher, softer, brighter clothes—naturally.

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8 Best Cooling Blankets for Hot Sleepers

Hot sleepers, rejoice. These cooling blankets will help you stay cool and comfortable in the heat of the night.


16 Kitchen Cabinet Organizers That Solve Any Storage Complaint

Make better use of storage space with these kitchen cabinet organizers.

Review: I Tried The Mila Air Purifier And My House Has Never Felt So Clean

The Mila Air Purifier is a smart appliance that gives an in-depth look into your home's air quality and leaves...


How to Get Crayon Off the Wall in Minutes

Did your kids surprise you with some new artwork? Here’s how to get crayon off walls quickly and easily, according...


Should You Be Adding Aluminum Foil to Your Dryer? We Put the TikTok Hack to the Test

TikTok users swear by this laundry hack, but can you really beat static cling with aluminum foil? We tested the...


How to Clean Every Type of Floor Quickly and Easily

With these expert-recommended techniques and tools, cleaning floors is a cinch. Here's what you need to know about wood, marble,...

How to Use a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser for a Sparkling Home

Curious about cleaning with this magical mystery sponge? Our experts explain what it is and how to use a Magic...


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.


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...


15 Spice Storage Ideas That Make So Much Sense

Spice storage ideas don't have to be complicated or expensive, but they can make a world of difference in the...


21 Best Tips for Organized Kitchen Counters That Will Keep Even the Messiest Space Tidy

Here’s how to create perfectly organized kitchen counters and keep them clutter-free every day—with minimal effort

Why You Should Keep Chalk in Your Kitchen—and 11 Other Surprisingly Handy Items You’ll Use All...

Here's what you should keep on hand in the kitchen to speed up cooking and help organize your space


How to Load a Dishwasher the Right Way

Think you know how to load a dishwasher? Our experts do. Here's how to make your dishes shine.


How to Organize Kitchen Cabinets for Faster, Easier Meal Prep

Say "so long" to a cluttered kitchen. This simple guide will teach you how to organize kitchen cabinets in a...


42 Kitchen Organization Ideas for a Clutter-Free Space

If your countertops and cupboards are getting out of hand, it's time for a makeover. Get started with these expert...


Clever Ways to Organize Pots and Pans of All Shapes and Sizes

Say goodbye to the unruly pots and pans taking up too much space in your kitchen. These savvy storage strategies...


11 Things You Shouldn’t Store on Top of Your Fridge

All that real estate looks pretty tempting. But a safety expert and a firefighter explain why you shouldn't store stuff...


11 Polite Habits House Cleaners Secretly Hate—and What to Do Instead

Your intentions may be good, but these "helpful" habits don't help your house cleaner at all


How to Get Paint Out of Clothes: 3 Methods That Actually Work

Whether you're dealing with acrylic, latex, oil-based or dried paint stains, here's how to get paint out of clothes, according...


What Is Ammonia Used For? 11 Surprising Ways to Use It Around the Home

One of the most powerful and inexpensive household cleaners, ammonia often gets overlooked. We asked experts how to use it...

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Which Household Appliances Are Running Up Your Electric Bill?

Hitting the power button doesn't always mean an appliance is completely off. Appliances drain electricity in standby mode, and the...


How to Clean a Bathroom from Top to Bottom

Nobody loves scrubbing the bathroom, but with cleaning expert Melissa Maker's step-by-step guide, you can simplify the process and save...


How to Clean Your Jewelry—and Keep It Sparkling

Good news! You can easily clean your jewelry using common household items to keep it shiny and eye-catching.


How to Clean a Faucet Head to Get Rid of Buildup, According to the Pros

These tips from the experts make it easy to clean your faucet head so it looks brand new—and works better...


How to Use a Self-Cleaning Oven Feature Safely and Effectively

Don't put off this cleaning project any longer! Luckily, self-cleaning ovens do most of the work for you.


How to Remove Water Stains from Wood with Common Household Products

With a little elbow grease and the right ingredients, you can remove water stains from wood and bring your furniture...