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    Which Parts of Your Home Are Most Susceptible to Winter Storm Damage?

    Winter weather can take a heavy toll on your home, so it's best to be prepared.

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    11 Storage Tips for Cutting Clutter

    Need more places to store your stuff? We asked our pro storage gurus for their favorite storage tips and advice.

    8 Ways to Make It Look Like You’re Home And Fool Burglars

    Any home-security expert will tell you would-be burglars know how to spot the signs someone is out of town. Stay...

    13 Christmas Light Dangers You Need To Know

    Christmas lights can present a hazard inside and outside the house if precautions aren't taken. Make sure you know these...

    Everything You Need To Know About Watering Houseplants

    With a little know-how, even a rookie can keep the thirstiest houseplants hydrated and happy.

    Does This DIY Swamp Cooler TikTok Hack Work?

    Summer temps are heating up. We tested this TikTok swamp cooler hack that claims to cool you down. Did it...

    14 Tips and Tricks for Using and Storing String

    From cutting pipes to a quick measuring tape substitute, check out these brilliant ways to store and use string.

    18 Tips for Removing Common Household Stains

    That pesky stain doesn't have to be permanent. Turn to these handy tips for quick removal.

    17 Clothes Hanger Tips and Tricks

    From declogging drains to hanging cookbooks, see all the brilliant ways you never thought to use your clothes hangers.

    How To Clean a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

    Here’s the plan — don’t neglect the fan.

    8 Things You Shouldn’t Touch in Someone Else’s Home

    Follow this etiquette advice when visiting someone's house to keep your host happy.

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    Does Hanging Pennies in a Bag of Water Really Keep Flies Away?

    Not a fan of loose change? In the South, some people swear by using change in a bag of water...

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    How to Clean Corroded Battery Terminals

    Car battery maintenance is an important part of keeping your vehicle running smoothly. Here's everything you need to know.

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    How to Clean Stainless Steel with Olive Oil

    You'll need a clean microfiber cloth, a fresh bottle of olive oil and some elbow grease!

    15 Things You Shouldn’t Be Cleaning with Paper Towels

    Most things can be cleaned with a reusable sponge or cloth. Save paper and clean a lot more efficiently with...

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    The Sneaky Way Thieves Target Your Car Key Fob

    Keyless ignition systems have become so convenient, but they're also attracting hackers. Here's how to protect yours.

    What Is Candle Tunneling and How Do I Prevent it?

    There's a quick fix to prevent candle tunneling, AKA uneven wax melt. Here's what to do!

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    This Clever Hack Will Keep Your Car Windows from Fogging Up

    With the help of three ordinary materials, you won't have to worry about this annoyance anymore.

    Can You Use Dishwasher Tablets to Clean the Shower?

    Your dishwasher tablets are tough on soap scum, too.

    10 Ways to Prep Your House for a Holiday Party

    Halloween is on its way, and before you know it, Thanksgiving and Christmas will follow. More than likely, you'll be...

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    How to Decorate a Fireplace Mantel for Thanksgiving

    Make your home extra cozy this Thanksgiving. Here are our top tips for beautiful mantel decor.

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    The 92 Best Cyber Monday Deals Online in 2022

    Slay the holidays this year—take a look at this Family Handyman list of the best Black Friday deals available online....

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    Family Handyman Approved: Sea Foam Motor Treatment

    Keep your engines running smoothly.

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    8 Best Air Fresheners for Your Kitchen

    Need to get some unwanted smells out of your kitchen? These eight odor-eliminating products should be a big help.

    Are Electric Heated Blankets Safe?

    Electric blankets have a reputation for being unsafe. But is it earned?

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    6 Items To Take With When Closing Down Your Cabin

    You know to sweep the floor and turn off the lights. But do you know what should be on your...

    9 Genius Ways to Get Rid of Dust in Your Home You Never Thought Of

    The never-ending battle against dust just got easier. Find out how to get rid of dust once and for all!

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    How to Repair Upholstery Cushions and Covers

    Repair your cushions and covers by following these expert tips.

    How to Clean Your Bathtub

    Follow these steps to keep your tub sparkling.