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Get budget home decorating ideas, smart storage solutions. cleaning tricks, and practical garden and home improvement tips you can use.
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Tips for Planning A Patio
The easiest patio to lay and maintain is one made with dry-laid bricks or pavers....
8 Ways to Prevent An Electrical Fire
1. Never overload
an electrical receptacle with extension cords or three-way adapters. If you...
Choosing a Paint Brush
As a rule, buy the best brushes you can afford. They will do a better...
These easy repairs are extra cool.
Basic Gardening Tools
While many clever gardening tools are available, all you really need are the tools below....
Most lawn grasses are known either as cool-season (for the northern and mountain regions of...
Keep it mowed.
Letting lawn grass get too long often leads to thin...
Keeping a pool clean not only makes it more attractive, it is essential to maintaining...
Accessories for the Yard that Beautify Your Property
The right equipment will keep your lawn looking healthy and neat. In addition to a...
Picking the Best Garden Hose
Although soakers, sprinkler systems, and drip irrigation have all but replaced hoses in many of...
Pruning and Trimming Tools
Pruning and trimming trees and shrubs keeps plants healthy and looking their best. Here are...
Storing Holiday Decorations
Even Santa uses these storage secrets.
Storing Seasonal Clothing
Whether you are trying to give order to a pile of wet winter gloves, or...
Storing Delicate Clothing
When preparing old or favorite clothes for storage, pay particular attention to those made of...
Low-Cost Tips for an Efficient Workshop
the Well-Tempered Wokshop
A workshop is most useful when your tools are...
7 Rules of Kitchen Cleaning
Because cooking can be a messy process, all areas of the kitchen need frequent cleaning...
Maintaining Your Closet
Keeping closets well-ordered takes some discipline, but you can make it easier on yourself by...
Handy Closet Helpers
Shoes, socks, scarves, belts, and ties can be some of the trickier items to store...
Long-Term Storage Strategies
Haphazard storage of clothes and linens -- whether you're stowing a raincoat or napkins --...
7 Quick Ways to Organize Your Child’s Closet
Besides looking great, a neat, well-organized closet can encourage children to dress themselves, hang up...
8 Steps to De-Clutter Your Garage
The garage tends to become a catch-all space for extra stuff, but the time and...
A Shopper’s Guide to Closet Accessories
Today's marketplace offers a variety of closet-storage inserts and accessories. In fact, whole stores are...
Sniffed Your Car Lately?
If you're the type of person who uses your car as a moving trash can,...
Test Meet the Heroes of the Trusted League: The Most Trusted Brands in America
Meet the Trusted League, a confederation of superheroes who embody the winning characteristics of the 40...
Landscaping for Less: 8 Money-Saving Tips
1. Do it yourself.
Whether it is digging and laying a mulch path, mowing...
Restore a Discolored Deck
Is your once beautiful deck now a greenish-black eyesore? The fast and best solution, according...
How to Clean a Greasy Barbecue Grill
If your barbecue grill is getting greasy, sooty buildup, the cleanup might be quicker and...
How to Create an Illusion of Height in a Small Space
A combination of lighting, picture-placement, and curtain-hanging strategies will create the illusion of height, making...
5 Ways to Un-Cramp Your Living Room
You can make your living room seem airier through the artful choice of furniture and...
Stop Over Fertilizing Your Vegetables!
One mistake gardeners commonly make is that they overfertilize their plants, which can damage their...
How to Clean Up After a Large House Party
There's no need to wear yourself out by tackling the
Get Chewing Gum Off Your Carpet
I just discovered a wad of chewing gum is stuck to my...