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      10 Cleaning Tips for Your Whole House

      Simplify and speed up dusting, vacuuming, stain and scum removal and other house cleaning chores with these 10 whole-house cleaning...


      Do Your Own Furnace Maintenance This Winter

      Here are 8 things to check before you call a pro to repair your furnace, plus some tips for warming...


      9 Genius Tips for Organizing Kitchens and Clearing the Clutter

      Make more space in the kitchen without remodeling or adding more cabinets. Learn how with these easy, attractive solutions to...


      How to Save on Heating Costs in an Apartment

      Is your apartment uncomfortably cold in the winter? Here's how to warm it up without increasing your energy bill.


      Make a Shoe Rack with Modern Style

      Here's how to make a trendy, modern ladder shelf for your entry with just $35 worth of supplies and only...


      Pumpkin Carving with Power Tools

      Want to have some fun with your power tools this Halloween? Put them to use carving pumpkins! You just might...


      6 Secret Problems Your Old House Might Be Hiding

      by: Houzz

      Whether you live in an older home or are considering buying or remodeling one, there are old-house problems...


      8 Principles of Organizing That Work in Every Room

      Feeling overwhelmed by your stuff? Here's how to make your things more findable and easier to put away.

      8 Savvy Storage Solutions for Converted Attics

      Find a home for all your stuff in the upper reaches of the house.


      How to Hide Your Home’s Mechanics

      Get ideas for clever ways to disguise your ducts, air returns, drains and more.


      8 Built-In Storage Solutions for Small Spaces

      Check out an architect's guide to some inspiring ways to build in extra cabinets, shelves and cubbyholes at the start...


      Black Flag® Insecticide Eliminates Flying Insects on the First Try

      One can of a high-quality wasp, hornet and yellow jacket spray is enough to kill off a nest as long...


      How I Saved Money: I Made an Old Door Energy Efficient

      Save money by sealing your exterior door with aluminum and vinyl weatherstripping.


      Bathroom Lighting: Keeping it Simple

      For great bathroom lighting and remodeling projects, check out these stories.


      Build a Storm Shelter

      Do you live in an area prone to tornadoes or hurricanes?


      Four Tips to Prepare for the Next Ice Storm

      Things to do before the weather hits.

      Don’t Be Cheap! 10 Common Mistakes When Trying to Save Money Painting

      DIY painting projects save you lots of cash (versus hiring a pro), so don't skimp on the paint or painting...


      How to Save Money on Insurance

      Slash your premiums! These tips will help you save money on home and car insurance bills, either from things you're...


      Carpet Care Tips to Make Your Carpet Last

      Get years more life from your investment: if you treat your carpet right, it'll last much longer, saving you money...


      Best Air Tools for Automotive work

      You'll get more jobs done faster-and better-by expanding your collection of air tools. Air tools speed up auto work and...


      The Top 10 Tips for Saving Money at Home

      Our best projects, hints and tips for budget-conscious homeowners.

      17 Smarter Renovation and Home Improvement Tips

      These home improvement tips will help you to work smarter in every remodeling or renovation project


      Clutter-Busting Strategies For Every Room

      Use these tips to organize the whole house!


      Instant Storage Solutions

      Find more storage everywhere in your house!


      Use Less A/C and Cut Your Electric Bill

      It doesn't take much time or money to slash your cooling costs. Just follow these tips for energy savings.


      Packing, Organizing and Storing

      Now's the time to decide what to ditch, donate and store.


      How To Stay Safe During a Flash Flood

      Flash floods are dangerous and can hit out of nowhere. Are you prepared for a flash flood?