Caitlin Castelaz

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Editor and Social Media Director at BobVila.com and DIY enthusiast. Check her out on Pinterest.

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AUGUST 19, 2019 | MONDAY
These Are the Most Popular Houseplants in America

With everything there are trends—and in the world of houseplants, it is no different. As social media facilitates community conversation among home gardening, it also brings images of bea...

AUGUST 8, 2019 | THURSDAY
9 Ways to Safeguard Your House Before a Vacation

August is a great time for a family vacation—one last fling before school starts. But before you take a plane, train, or automobile out of town, make sure to protect your home against thr...

AUGUST 1, 2019 | THURSDAY
19 Affordable Options for Beautiful Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood flooring has many benefits: It is beautiful and durable, and more hygienic than carpeting. If there's a downside to hardwood floors, however, it is that installing new flooring c...

JULY 31, 2019 | WEDNESDAY
10 Items to Keep in the Kitchen During the Summer

The dog days of summer are here and refreshment couldn't come soon enough! If you're aching for a little relief from soaring temperatures—and in search of a little flavorful fun—check out...

JUNE 11, 2019 | TUESDAY
9 Safety Rules You Should Always Follow Around the Fire Pit

Few delights scream summer like sitting around a fire pit with friends and family. But before you light up a blaze, take some time to reacquaint yourself with the basics of backyard fire ...

APRIL 16, 2019 | TUESDAY
These Surprising Stats Reveal How Much Pollution Americans Create

There are many reasons Americans can be proud of their country: innovative creators, talented artists, and a naturally beautiful landscape that stretches from coast to coast all find a ho...

APRIL 8, 2019 | MONDAY
12 Companies That Are Making It Easier to Produce Less Trash

It's official: The world has a trash problem. Landfills are filling up, recycling is becoming more expensive and less attractive to municipalities, and a lot of trash is finding its way i...

MARCH 20, 2019 | WEDNESDAY
30 Ways to Spring Clean Your Whole House—Naturally

There's no better time than spring to give your home some serious deep cleaning. It's finally warm enough to wash your windows without freezing them shut, and now that the snow has melted...

JANUARY 28, 2019 | MONDAY
10 Huge Houseplants That Make a Statement

Are you an indoor gardener ready to graduate from easy-to-grow pothos, philodendron, and peace lily? Looking for a single, tall houseplant that will make a big statement in a newly redeco...

JANUARY 17, 2019 | THURSDAY
8 Things You Need If You Hate Doing Laundry

Laundry: You don't have to love doing it, but it needs to get done somehow. If you need a little coaxing to gear yourself up for laundry day, take a look at some of these clever invention...