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    Why Does My Car Battery Keep Dying?

    A dead car battery is frustrating, but it helps to know the cause. If you're not sure why your car...


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    Best Wireless Security Cameras for 2020

    There are a lot of wireless security cameras on the market. Here are the best indoor, outdoor, budget, and smart...


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    What to Know About Home Security Systems

    Are home security systems worth the cost?


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    7 Best Car Batteries That Will Never Leave You Stranded

    Need a new battery for your car, but not sure which is best? Pay attention to estimated lifespan. Here are...


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    Why Is My Car Smoking?

    Smoke coming from a vehicle is a bad sign. It could be a simple issue, but most likely there is...


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    19 Vinegar Cleaning Hacks That’ll Save You Money

    Vinegar is a natural cleaning solution that yields numerous benefits in and around your home — and it's so cheap!


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    How to Properly Dispose of Motor Oil

    Disposing of used motor oil requires careful attention, but pays dividends for the environment. The bottom line: Recycling is the...


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    How to Efficiently Charge a Car Battery

    Without a charged battery, your vehicle won't get you anywhere. Learn all about how to charge a battery so you...

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    Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

    When the check engine light comes on, do you start to sweat? Don't be afraid! Here's what every driver needs...


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    Here’s Why You Should Never Kill a House Centipede

    Before you squish that creepy centipede, find out why it actually might be a useful house guest!


    This Crazy Fan Will Keep Your House Cool All Summer Long

    It will cost you a fraction of what your air conditioner is costing you!


    14 Picnic Tables You Have to See to Believe!

    Whether you want to buy or DIY, these picnic tables will give you plenty of inspiration.


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    How to Check Oil in a Car

    Knowing how to check the oil is one of the most essential tasks you can do to take care of...


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    75 Car Maintenance Tasks You Can Do on Your Own

    DIY vehicle maintenance saves money and puts you comfortably in the driver's seat, in more ways than one. See how...


    Never Get Stung Again! 6 Tips to Avoid Insect Bites and Stings

    ‘Tis the season of barbecues and bare feet. Unfortunately, it’s also the season of bug bites and bee stings. Be...


    Small Workshop Storage Solutions

    Tips for getting more storage space out of your small workshop.


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    How to Protect Your Home Security Camera From Being Hacked

    Security cameras that are online are easy to hack. Here's how to stop a breach before it happens.


    How to Remove Water From a Flooded Room

    Even minor floods can create major problems if they aren't cleaned up quickly.


    3 Best Ways to Protect Your Devices During Severe Weather

    Don't let a nearby lightning strike destroy all of the high-tech gear in your home.


    15 Patriotic Outdoor Decorations Perfect for Summer Parties

    Looking for the best patriotic decorations for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July and Labor Day? Make your outdoor parties...

    10 Easy Fourth of July Crafts for Kids

    Take your Independence Day celebration to the next level with these fun Fourth of July crafts. We have kid-friendly ideas...


    7 Tick Repellents That Work (Plus 2 That Might Not)

    Ticks are most active during warmer months and can carry debilitating diseases, so it's important to protect yourself before you...


    Here Is How to Remove a Tick (And What Not to Do)

    Ticks are disgusting little blood suckers. When they bite you, they can make you sick. Here's how to avoid being...


    10 Naturally Derived Tick Repellents That Actually Work

    If you're worried that certain insecticides may be harmful to your health, your pets, or nature, read on for natural...


    Here’s How to Keep Ticks Out of Your Home

    One expert predicts widespread tick activity this summer. Follow these tips to keep ticks out of your home.


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    Common Myths About Personal Insect Repellents

    Don't fall for these misconceptions about personal insect repellents.