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    10 Top-Rated Babyproofing Products Under $20

    Keep your little one safe and worry less with these budget-friendly babyproofing products that work.

    Everything You Need to Know About Amazon’s Smart Soap Dispenser

    Bring the new Amazon Smart Soap Dispenser home for an efficient, contactless and connected way to wash those hands.


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    10 Ways To Use Wallpaper in Your Bathroom

    Ready to add color, pattern and jaw-dropping style to your bathroom? All you need is a roll or two of...


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    11 Best Shower Cleaning Products of 2021

    Keeping your shower sparkling clean has never been easier. We asked the experts, and these are the best shower cleaners...


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    How To Get Cat Urine and Its Smell Out of Clothes

    You love your cat, but don't love cat pee or its smell. Find out how to get cat pee out...

    Ruggable and Jonathan Adler Teamed Up to Create Washable Rugs

    Ruggable and Jonathan Adler have officially joined forces to make the most stylish washable rugs we've seen yet.


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    10 Best Bar Stools of 2021

    Whether at the kitchen island, outdoor bar or your adjustable-height desk, bar stools are a must. Here are some of...

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    8 Best Microfiber Cleaning Cloths of 2021

    Lightweight and chemical-free, ecologically friendly microfiber cleaning cloths leave surfaces squeaky clean and shiny.


    What is Heat Lightning … and Is It Dangerous?

    Ever seen flashes in the sky on a hot day you can't quite explain? You might be witnessing what some...


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    Mite Bites: What To Know

    Break out the magnifying glass to get a better look at the microscopic mite, a parasitic organism that can make...


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    What to Know About Mites

    While many harmless species of mites live in our homes and on our bodies, there are a few types that...

    Family Handyman Reader Projects: Outdoor Spaces

    We asked Family Handyman readers what kinds of projects they tackled during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. The results were...


    10 Tips for Wood Floor Scratch Repair

    Do you have ugly scratches in your wood floors? In many cases you can make those imperfections go away—or at...


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    6 Best Car Vacuums For Cleaning Inside Your Vehicle

    Do you know what to look for in a car vacuum cleaner? Here's our shortlist of the best car vacuum...


    Ventilated Shop Vacuum Attachment

    Get better suction with your shop vac—here's how:


    Homeowner’s Guide to Buying Rugs Online

    Here's how to buy rugs online. We spoke to a rug expert and ordered three rugs online to demystify the...

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    What to Know About HSPF Ratings

    Buying a new heat pump but don't know HSPF means? Discover what HSPF is, why it's important and how it...


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    We Tried It: Thermacell Mosquito Repellent

    If you're looking to keep mosquitoes away from your campsite or a backyard gathering, the Thermacell has you covered.


    15 Surprisingly Cool Projects Made With Paint Samples

    If you've painted any part of your home recently, you might still have some paint sample chips around. These samples...


    The Most Popular Dog Breeds in Every State

    Yes, we know you love your Labrador retrievers—it is, after all, the most popular dog breed in the United States...


    10 Inexpensive Upgrades for a More Sustainable Home

    Sustainability is more than just a buzzword. In today's world, it's a lifestyle. Sustainable homes reduce their impact on the...


    11 Design Rules You Should Never Break

    If you're looking to transform the look of a room or your entire home, it can be difficult to get...


    9 Ideas for a Textured Accent Wall

    An accent wall is a great way to update a room, whether it's used in the living room, a bedroom...


    13 Stunning Dark Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

    For the better part of the last decade, homeowners, decorators and builders alike have transformed kitchens with the popular Tuscan...

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    Should You Get a Collar for Your Cat?

    A collar is more than just a cute accessory for your cat. It's a tool that provides safety and security...


    8 Best Carpet Cleaners and Pet Stain Removers of 2021

    Accidents happen, but the right pet carpet cleaner will keep your floors looking immaculate — even if you have multiple...


    9 Ways to Dry Clothes Without a Dryer

    Whether your dryer is kaput or you're looking for ways to save energy, drying clothes without a dryer isn't as...


    Reader Project: A Really, Really Green House

    Sherman Vomacka has quite the unique place. He lives in Gregory, South Dakota, where the winter months can be brutally cold....


    Recycled Building Materials Made from Trash

    Whether it's a pair of tattered jeans, a landfill-bound glass bottle or a bald tire, post-consumer waste is a massive...


    50 Wildest Home Designs You’ve Got to See to Believe

    Can you imagine living in one of these wild homes?