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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    How to Grow Biennials

    Keep your garden flourishing with these tricks.

    Make Your Own Container Garden

    Whether you live in an apartment, want to dress up your home's entry or have a space to fill in...

    Turn Your Shed Into a Garden Center

    How you organize your shed can have a huge impact on your efficiency.

    12 Tools Every Homeowner Must Own

    Make sure your toolbox is properly stocked now so that you'll be ready in a fix.

    Common Lawn Problems

    Even the most carpet-like lawn can develop problems. If your lawn isn't healthy and you can't diagnose the trouble, dig...

    11 Best Tips for Growing Roses

    A colorful and thriving rose garden is just within reach.

    How to Attract Butterflies to Your Garden

    How to attract butterflies to your garden.

    How to Attract Birds To Your Yard

    Bring the birds to your abode!

    4 Ways to Maintain Garden Tools

    How to keep your gardening tools in tip-top shape.

    How to Choose Plants for Your Garden

    Choose a variety of plants to form an ensemble, rather than buying piece-meal and hoping that they will look good...

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    How to Cool Your Home with Fans

    Don’t underestimate the cooling power of fans, especially on warm, dry days when the house is stuffy. Even several fans

    Planning A Deck

    Wondering how to plan your deck?

    Choosing The Right Countertop Surface

    With this guide you'll be able to make the best choice for your space.

    Tips for Planning A Patio

    The easiest patio to lay and maintain is one made with dry-laid bricks or pavers.

    Choose and Use the Right Herbs

    Choose the right herbs for the flavor you want.

    Basic Gardening Tools

    Everything you need to tend your garden.

    Choosing Grass

    Not sure what kind of grass to use? This guide can help.

    Lawn-Care Basics

    With these tips you'll have the best lawn on the block.

    Picking the Best Garden Hose

    A guide to selecting the best garden hose for your needs.

    Accessories for the Yard that Beautify Your Property

    The right equipment will keep your lawn looking healthy and neat. In addition to a good mower, your basic lawn-care...

    Pruning and Trimming Tools

    Pruning and trimming trees and shrubs keeps plants healthy and looking their best. Here are the basic tools you need...

    Landscaping for Less: 8 Money-Saving Tips

    No need to spend big to get the best results.

    Stop Over Fertilizing Your Vegetables!

    No need to use all that fertilizer to keep you garden thriving.

    Restore a Discolored Deck

    A quick fix you can do yourself.

    Pumpkin Carving Made Easy

    New tools make pumpkin carving easier than ever before.