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      10 Ways to Throw a Greener BBQ This Summer

      Make your picnic or BBQ a greener affair with these ingenious products for an eco-friendly outdoor gathering.


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      7 Signs You Might Have a Termite Infestation

      As small as these insects are, they can make an awfully big mess. Know what to look for and what...


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      What To Know About Carpet Cleaning

      You owe your carpet some TLC. Keep it looking good and smelling fresh with these smart carpet cleaning strategies and...


      The 30 Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales

      Don't sleep through these mattress sales! Score deep discounts on mattresses, bundles, bedding and more this Memorial Day Weekend.


      5 Wayfair Memorial Day Sale Finds for Home and Yard

      Get ready to shop! You can save on indoor and outdoor furniture, appliances, decor, storage and more with the Wayfair...


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      Best Temperature To Set A Thermostat in Summer

      Too hot? Too cold? Stay comfortable and save on energy bills by figuring out what temperature to set your thermostat...


      The Walmart Memorial Day Sale Is Early This Year!

      Save up to 50 percent at Walmart on great bargains for summer. Now's the time to save on a backyard...


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      Carpet Cleaning: Pro Service vs. Renting Equipment?

      When it's time to clean your carpet, should you hire a pro or rent DIY carpet cleaning equipment? Here are...

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      9 Best Garden Tool Organizers for Your Garage

      Gardening season is in full swing, so if you don't have a good garden tool organizer in your garage or...


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      Tips for Renting an RV

      RV trips can be memorable. But do your research before climbing behind the wheel of what's probably the largest vehicle...


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      10 Luxury Living Room Items to Consider

      Here are 10 ways to make the most sink-in-able, most welcoming, most luxurious living room in your home.


      The Memorial Day Furniture Sales You Can’t Miss

      Looking to upgrade your abode? This year’s Memorial Day sales will offer up to 70 percent off indoor and outdoor...


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      How to Dry Your Wet Carpet

      Get your wet carpet dry and fluffy again with these tips and tricks, whether you're facing mildly damp or fully...


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      Find the Best Shoe Storage Bench for Your Entryway

      Get your family's footwear under control. We found the best shoe storage benches for every home's entryway.


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      10 Best Living Room Shelving Ideas

      Not sure what to do with that blank wall? Living room shelves add storage and style. Read on for 10...


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      How to Clean Carpets Without a Machine

      Want to clean your carpet but hate those bulky machines? Follow these DIY cleaning tips and methods to learn how...

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      The Best Home Office Standing Desks

      Curious about a home office standing desk? Learn some of the benefits of standing desks, plus our favorites for every...


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      8 Signs You Need Professional Carpet Cleaning

      If you're seeing these signs of a dirty carpet, it's time for a professional carpet cleaning to remove grime and...


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      8 Best Closet Organizers

      Functional closets feature the right closet organizer. Our organization pro shares her picks for the best systems and individual pieces...


      9 Best Laminate Floor Cleaners

      We sifted through the dozens of laminate floor cleaners on the market so you don't have to. Here are the...


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      How to Budget for Furniture and Decorating Costs for a New Home

      Furnishing and decorating a new home can be fun, but you'll quickly bust your budget if you're not careful when...

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      10 Best Pieces of Farmhouse Furniture You Can Buy on Amazon

      Farmhouse furniture, with its light colors, distressed paint and raw wood accents, adds to that popular cozy, relaxed, home-sweet-home vibe.


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      Terrazzo: The Home Décor Trend You Should Know About

      Long-popular in mid-century modern homes, terrazzo has gone mainstream. Find out why this ancient flooring material stands the test of...


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      How to Use and When to Replace Roof Tarps

      Roof tarps are only temporary solutions, so make sure you install them properly and don't leave them on past their...


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      Everything You Need to Furnish Your New House or Cabin

      Your second home is an oasis from the daily grind. Here's everything you'll need to make sure it's...


      The Getaway

      The Family Handyman Getaway is an ambitious project that redefines what it means to build a cabin. Our team of...


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      How to Design a House: Three Options To Consider

      Have you decided to build your dream home or cabin? Here are three ways to translate your vision into a...