Carol Benton

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Carol Benton is a longtime homeowner with enthusiasm for DIY, gardening, and home décor projects. As a retired college professor, Carol has transformed her love of research and writing from the academic world to the world of freelance writing for the internet. Visit Carol’s blog Scribbling Boomer to see what she’s up to.

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OCTOBER 29, 2021 | FRIDAY
The Best Deer Feeders of 2021

Deer feeders allow hunters as well as those who enjoy photographing or watching deer to attract these beautiful, wild creatures to specific locations. When appropriately nutritious food i...

OCTOBER 28, 2021 | THURSDAY
The Best Shower Tile Cleaners of 2021

A long, hot shower is one of life’s simple pleasures, and using an effective shower tile cleaner can contribute to that experience. Dirty or moldy shower tile promotes an unhealthy home e...

OCTOBER 26, 2021 | TUESDAY
The Best Bird Feeders of 2021

It’s only natural for humans to watch birds with fascination, affection, and a touch of envy at their ability to fly freely. The practice of setting up feeding stations to attract diverse...

OCTOBER 25, 2021 | MONDAY
The Best Puzzle Glue of 2021

The best puzzle glue transfigures what was once a pile of separate pieces into a one-piece work of art, suitable for hanging on a wall or propping on a shelf. A completed jigsaw puzzle re...

SEPTEMBER 30, 2021 | THURSDAY
The Best Places to Buy Christmas Trees in 2021

For those who celebrate the Christmas holiday, a dazzling tree decked out in sparkling ornaments, garlands, and lights serves as the focal point for seasonal decorating and family gatheri...

SEPTEMBER 29, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Kitchen Faucet Brands of 2021

Kitchen faucets are hardworking pieces of equipment that get frequent, daily use, and people generally take them for granted. These trusted fixtures must be safe, efficient, leak-proof, e...

SEPTEMBER 29, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Rotating Christmas Tree Stands of 2021

Many holiday decorators try to expand the “wow” factor of their festive displays from one year to the next. If you’re one of these enthusiastic revelers, it might be time to amp up your d...

SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 | TUESDAY
The Best Candles of 2021

Since the time of the ancient Roman Empire, people have used poured-wax candles with wicks for lighting. Modern candles, however, are less of a necessity and used to create an aesthetic o...

JULY 18, 2021 | SUNDAY
The Best Sofa Brands of 2021

Our sofas are where we relax, socialize, take naps, read, surf the internet, watch TV, and eat meals or snacks. When it’s time to replace one, the search takes on special importance, as p...

JULY 12, 2021 | MONDAY
The Best Plastic Drinking Glasses of 2021

Versatile and durable, plastic drinking glasses are safe, practical beverage vessels for special occasions and everyday use. They’re shatterproof, easy to clean, reusable, and some are di...