10 Essential Things You Need to Do to Your Lawn Right Now
With summer barbecues and other outdoor parties in full swing, you want your lawn looking its best. Check out these...
14 Weekend Projects That Add to Home Value
Not every project has to be big (or extremely expensive) to add value to your home. These done-in-a-weekend projects, for...
7 Ways Smart Home Devices Could Work Against You
Smart devices such as thermostats, baby monitors, and locks are becoming more common in American homes. But are they safe?
You Should Ditch the Top Sheet for Good. Here’s Why
Some people feel very strongly about being for, or against, the top sheet. Here's one writer's opinion on the matter.
20 Cheap Landscaping Fixes That Look Expensive
Fake it until you make it with these cheap landscaping fixes that look expensive.
The 12 Most Sought-After Items on Every Burglar’s Hit List
Burglars can't wait to get their hands on these items.
10 Vintage Lawn Mowers You Just Have to See
Take a trip down memory lane as you look at these 10 vintage lawnmowers.
20 Hidden Things in Your Home That May Be a Fire Hazard
Keep your family and property safe by being mindful of these hidden fire dangers in your home.
The Best Privacy Plants for Your Backyard
A little bit of privacy makes any backyard more enjoyable. Here are some plants to help make that happen, from...
11 Pest-Control Plants You Need in Your Yard
Not everyone is comfortable spraying or sprinkling pest repellents in their yard. If you're in this camp, try these plants...
How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs
Stink bugs are shriek-worthy foes—whether they fall off the ceiling and drop on your head or leave their pungent odor...
56 Things Everyone Had in Their House in the ’90s
Remember running to Blockbuster on Friday nights for the latest VHS release?
The 10 Most Inspiring Home Organization Makeovers
Home organizers and interior designers share their best tips for tackling some common and overwhelming organizing challenges.
This Is How to Spot Bed Bugs in Your Hotel Room
Bed bugs won’t just ruin your stay—that bad luck could follow you home, because bed bugs can latch onto your...
24 Acronyms and Abbreviations DIYers Need to Know
Do you know what these common acronyms and abbreviations mean? If not, study up before your next home improvement project!
13 Things a Handyman Won’t Tell You (But Every Homeowner Should Know)
How to find the most trustworthy handyman for the job, the household things you can fix yourself, and your handyman's...
10 Shrubs You’ll Regret Planting in Your Yard
Some are garden thugs; others are maintenance hogs or one-hit wonders. Don't bother planting these shrubs.
7 Bugs You Should Never Kill In Your Garden
Not all bugs are created equal. Some pollinate the crops or feed on destructive pests, while others are simply passing...
The Best Bed Bug Exterminator in Every State
Bed bugs are back and exterminators are busier than ever trying to kill these blood-sucking bugs from robbing of us...
9 Things in Your Home That Won’t Exist in 10 Years
While some items may maintain vintage appeal, technological advances are phasing out some of these common household items.