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NOVEMBER 21, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
8 Clever Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality Without a Humidifier

Winter doesn’t just bring colder temperatures outdoors; in most areas, it also means bone-dry air inside your home, as central heating systems suck away any humidity Mother Nature might b...

NOVEMBER 19, 2018 | MONDAY
Solved! How High to Hang Curtains

Q: I'm finally replacing my living room's window treatments. But, in order to choose the right set and length, I need to decide how high to hang curtains.  What do you recommend?A: The “r...

NOVEMBER 7, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
Solved! When, Why, and How to Use Pilot Holes Correctly

Q: I know it’s a good idea to pre-drill before nailing or screwing two pieces of wood together, but I can’t seem to get the hang of the technique. Any tips for me?A: Yes, creating what ar...

OCTOBER 22, 2018 | MONDAY
How to Match Paint: Our Favorite Old School and High-Tech Methods

Over time, your home’s walls accumulate dings, nail holes, even random spots where some not-so-temporary tape pulled away a chunk of paint. That’s when you get out the spackling compound,...

OCTOBER 19, 2018 | FRIDAY
These 14 Ideas Are the Next Best Thing to a Mudroom

Not every home has—or needs—a full mudroom, but everyone needs a place to handle the comings and goings of today’s busy families and all their gear. If you’re wondering how to create the ...

OCTOBER 18, 2018 | THURSDAY
Which Finish Is Right for Your Hardwood Floors?

You finally decided on the perfect hardwood for your floors—whether that's a deep, rich walnut, a warm cherry wood, or a rustic oak. While there are many species of hardwood fit for floor...

OCTOBER 10, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
How To: Polish Marble

Marble—a white or uniquely variegated type of limestone that has been exposed to extreme heat and pressure—has a long history of being favored by artisans and builders, from Michelangelo'...

OCTOBER 9, 2018 | TUESDAY
11 Things to Keep by the Front Door

When it comes to decorating and organizing, the foyer is often the last place homeowners think to touch. In far too many homes, it’s just a bleak portal for passing in and out of the hous...

OCTOBER 3, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
Hurricane Season: 10 Myths Not to Believe

Terrifying storms that can level houses and rip large trees from the ground, hurricanes are among the most powerful forces of nature. The <a href="https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/climo/">Nationa...

SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
How to Light a Pilot Light on Gas Appliances

You woke up shivering in a cold house. Your morning shower, usually a warm and pleasant revitalization, was spent futilely turning the knob toward “hot” as your skin erupted in goosebumps...