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Don’t Miss All the Best Pre-Labor Day Sales This Week: Amerisleep, Purple, Instant Pot, and More
It’s the last week before a three-day holiday weekend, and we can already smell the barbecue firing up. But before yo...
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Retiring? These 20 Essential Products Will Help You Take It Easy at Home
As you enter a new phase of life, make sure you’re equipped with items that will help keep you healthy, active, and ready for the next adventure.
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6 Reasons Why Buying a Big House Could Be a Bad Idea
The pandemic caused most of us to spend more time at home than we ever have, and for some—especially those with young...
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The Best Early Walmart Black Friday 2021 Deals: Steals and Deals on TVs, Laptops, Tablets, and More
Black Friday 2021 will be unlike any other. Freed from some of the confinement of last year’s lockdown, retailers wil...
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The Shark Vacuum That Reviewers Say Is “Superior to the Dyson” Is Now $50 Off on Amazon
Finding the perfect vacuum can feel like kissing a lot of frogs to find your prince, but the Shark Rotator is here to...
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Save Big on HP Laptops, Instant Pot, and More: The Best Deals Online This Week
There are some weeks where it seems like you can get a good deal on just about anything, but this week, it’s all abou...
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12 Ways to Help Your Child Make a Smooth Transition Back to School
Returning to the classroom might feel a little different this year. Calm your kids' back-to-school jitters with these clever tips and products.
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12 Home Maintenance Services You Should Book ASAP, According to Experts
While the days are still long and the temps are soaring, preparing a home for the coming winter is the last thing on ...
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For 28% Off, Save Space and Time With This Instant Pot and Air Fryer Combo
With school back in session, it seems like there’s never enough time left to get dinner on the table. That’s why the ...
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Painting Your Bathroom This Color Could Increase Your Home's Selling Price by $5,000
In 2021, Zillow commissioned a study involving “1,300 recent or prospective U. S. home buyers” and found that certain...
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All the Things on Sale That You’ll Actually Want to Buy This Week, From Instant Pot to DEWALT to Keurig
Most of the country is struggling through sweltering temps by staying inside and cranking the AC. But luckily, the st...
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Before & After: A Drab Concrete Patio Becomes a Chic Outdoor Living Space
Like many homes built on a slab foundation, ours has a standard concrete patio that extends from the back of the hous...
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Get the Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker for 30% Off at Macy’s for Easier and Faster Mornings
Let’s face it, mornings can be a hassle: Kids are running around, keys have gone missing, and meals still need to be ...
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How to Create Indoor Decor From Your Outdoor Garden
Your garden is the perfect source for botanical decor. Not only does it provide you with edible bounty, colorful foli...
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Back-to-School Savings Galore and More! This Week’s Best Deals on Apple, HP, and Whirlpool
With back-to-school shopping season in full swing, retailers are focused on selling all the necessities for kids and ...
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We Found the Best Price on Our Most Comfortable Accent Chair on Amazon
You want that cool, stylish accent chair that you saw on Pinterest or Instagram, but a thought haunts you: “Is it eve...
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This Week’s Roundup of the Best Deals on the Web: Steals and Deals From Black & Decker, Dyson, and More
Another week, another chance to scoop up some of the best sales from across the internet. Lucky for you, you won’t ha...
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9 Creative Ways to Heat Your Pool This Summer
With a little ingenuity, you can warm a cold swimming pool without having to spend thousands of dollars on an expensive pool heater.
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The Best Early 2021 Black Friday Deals: All the Best Deals on Top Brands Like Samsung, HP, Dyson, and More
With Black Friday 2021 fast approaching, there’s no better time to think about your holiday shopping list. But this y...
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The Best Early Black Friday Vacuum Deals of 2021: Steals and Deals from Dyson, BISSELL, Shark, and More
While online Black Friday deals are great year after year, the 2021 deals are bound to be out-of-this-world fantastic...
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The Best Early Washer and Dryer Black Friday 2021 Deals: Save Big on Top Brands Like Samsung, GE, and Giantex
If you’re hoping to upgrade your home before the end of the year but not spend a boatload, you’re in luck: Black Frid...
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Amazon Slashed $70 Off This Waykar Dehumidifier—And With Over 7,500 5-Star Ratings, It’s a Hot Deal Not to Miss
Just in time for the stickiest months of the year, Amazon has slashed the price of one of Waykar’s most highly rated ...
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8 Things You Should Never Put in the Washing Machine
You’re probably guilty of at least one of these laundry woes.
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How to Protect Your Property From Wildfires
The damage caused by wildfires can be absolutely devastating. According to a 2020 study by the nonprofit research gro...
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The Best Early Black Friday TV Deals of 2021: No Better Time to Buy TVs From LG, Samsung, Sony, and More
Black Friday 2021 deals are popping up earlier this year, and they look like they’ll be some of the best Black Friday...
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The Best Deals This Week: Snag Golden Savings on Top Brands, From Dyson to Toshiba
Athletes are going for gold in Tokyo, stretching themselves to the limits of human physical capacity. And while we me...
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Don't Do These 9 Things if You Want to Buy a House This Year
If you plan on purchasing a home this year, you’re not alone. There are currently more willing home buyers than homes...
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Go for (Brushed) Gold: 10 Gold Fixtures for Your Kitchen or Bath Reno
Hoping to set your space apart from the rest? For a winning kitchen or bath design, consider adding modern brushed gold fixtures.
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Having Trouble Finding an Air Conditioner This Summer? These Retailers Still Have Them
Even the most ardent climate change deniers can’t deny that this feels like one of the hottest summers in recent memo...
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Here's Why There's a Generator Shortage This Summer—and Here's What to Do
Severe weather conditions around the U. S. in early 2021 have triggered a surge in demand for generators, and the tre...
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The Best Early Lowe's Black Friday Deals of 2021: Slashed Prices on Frigidaire, Whirlpool, iRobot, and More
Black Friday 2021 is right around the corner, coming up on Friday, November 26, followed closely by Cyber Monday on M...
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At Over 50 Percent Off, This Top-Rated Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker Is a Steal—And It’s on Sale for the Best Price Yet This Year
During the hot summer months, there’s never a wrong time for ice cream. And now you can have a homemade frozen treat ...
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6 Signs of Structural Damage You Should Never Ignore
Owning a home comes with some inevitable responsibilities, including maintaining and repairing problems before they w...
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Study Finds Two-Thirds of Millennials Regret Buying Their Homes
Buying your first home is a rite of passage into adulthood. Yet, in a competitive real estate market, it’s common for...
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6 Cool Ways To Use Apple AirTags Around Your Property
Apple's AirTags debuted at the end of April, and people are using them in some creative ways. These tiny devices atta...
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Solved! This Is the Best Time to Buy Furniture
Q: I’m in the market for new furniture but want to make sure I get the best deals. Can you tell me when to look out f...
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Are Trex and Other Composite Decking Materials Now More Affordable Than Lumber?
Summer’s here, but the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t behind us yet. Homeowners are looking for ways to congregate safely wi...
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It's a Seller's Market, But is It a Bad Time to Sell Your Home?
Even before the Covid era, the housing market had been competitive. But now, after spending 24 hours every day at hom...
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This Techie Bird Feeder is the Backyard Addition You Never Knew You Needed
Waking up to the sound of birds chirping is a delightful way to rise. As the day unfolds, watching birds play around ...
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The Latest Amazon Prime Day TV Sales 2021: Steals and Deals on Top-Rated TVs From Samsung, Hisense, LG, and More
This article was last updated at 12:27 PM EST. No need to wait for Black Friday to get the best deals on tech: Prime ...
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The Latest Amazon Prime Day Smart Home Deals: Deep Discounts on Google, Amazon, iRobot, and More
This article was last updated at 12:05 PM EST.  Prime Day is here, and the deals are bigger and better than ever. If ...
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The Latest Prime Day Furniture Deals 2021: Massive Discounts on Zinus, Tangkula, Nathan James, and More
This post was last updated at 11:42 AM EST.  One of the biggest online sale events of the summer is here: Amazon Prim...
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The Latest Prime Day Lawn and Garden Deals of 2021: Top Deals On WORX, Greenworks, Black & Decker, and More
This article was last updated at 10:11 AM EST. The summer sale season is in full swing, including the biggest online ...
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The Best Amazon Prime Deals: Latest Prime Day 2021 Deals on Dyson, Samsung, Roomba, Ring, and More
This article was last updated at 10:00 AM EST. The shopping event of the summer is here: Amazon Prime Day. Amazon’s 2...
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Bob Vila's 75 Best Tips for Homeowners
Whether you’re looking to learn about lawn care or tool maintenance, DIY fixes or safety reminders, we know a guy who knows a few things about home care and repai...
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Why You Should Stock Up for Your Fall Painting Projects Now—and How to Make Every Drop Count
With people spending so much more time at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, home renovation projects have been on th...
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This is the Ultimate IKEA Hack for Plant Parents
Residents of small apartments or houses may have little extra space for plants. However, some IKEA customers have bee...
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Can't Find Chlorine Tablets for Your Pool? Here's What to Do Instead.
The COVID-19 pandemic caused waves in the world of shipping and manufacturing, leading to shortages of appliances, lu...
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Top Food Preservation Tips for When You Can’t Find Mason Jars
Home canning is more popular than ever, but that popularity isn’t without consequences. Supply-chain issues that bega...
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Scientists Predict a Terrible Tick Season—Here's What You Should Do
Tick season starts in the spring and ends in the early fall. At least, that’s when these 8-legged arachnids are most ...
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The Pros and Cons of Saltwater Pools
Many people have the impression that the water in a saltwater pool will be similar to ocean water, but that isn’t qui...
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The Best 4th of July Sales and Deals 2021: Casper, Samsung, Bose, and More
It’s time for barbecues, parades, and big sales—the 4th of July holiday weekend is right around the corner. The best ...
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5 Things to Know Before Covering Countertops with Contact Paper
Contact paper countertops—also known as peel-and-stick countertops—have gained popularity in recent years because the...
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If You Can't Find the House You Want, Should You Just Build It?
Looking for a new home? You’re not alone. Demand is high and inventory is low, which means we’re in a seller’s market...
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7 Types of Pine Trees That are Great for Home Landscapes
Easily recognized by their needle-type foliage, cone-bearing pine trees are evergreen, making them desirable in the h...
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The Best 2021 Prime Day Lawn and Garden Deals
There are more deals to be had! Check out the latest Amazon Prime Day deals on lawn and garden deals. We'll be updati...
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The Best Amazon Prime Day 2021 Smart Home Deals
It's Amazon Prime Day! We've compiled a list of the latest smart home deals —and we'll be updating this list regularl...
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The Best Amazon Prime Day Kitchen Deals 2021 You Can Get Right Now
Amazon Prime Day is here! We've compiled a list of the latest Amazon Prime Day kitchen deals to keep you up-to-date o...
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Target Prime Day: The Best Deals at Target to Rival Amazon Prime Day 2021
Target's Deal Days are here! Save big on name-brand items during Target's rival Prime Day event. Check out the latest...
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Walmart Amazon Prime Day Deals 2021: Walmart's Rival Prime Day Deals Bonanza
Want the latest deals? We've compiled a list of the best—and the latest— of Walmart's Prime Day deals we love. There ...
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3 Surprisingly Good Reasons to Let Dandelions Grow in Your Yard
Most people turn their noses up at the swaths of yellow puffs that show up in the early springtime. To many, dandelio...
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Data Shows This Listing Trick Sells Homes for More Money
If you’re about to put your house on the market, you likely have a laundry list of things to fix, open houses to orga...
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The Surprising Benefit of Opossums All Homeowners Should Know About
The opossum needs a new publicist. This nocturnal animal—America’s only marsupial—is much maligned, but why? Is it th...
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Hardiness Zones 101: What All Home Gardeners Need to Know
Sometimes called “growing zones” or “gardening zones,” hardiness zones refer to a map developed by the USDA that sepa...
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As-Is Real Estate: What Buyers and Sellers Need to Know
Before putting their homes on the market, some sellers make expensive renovations that may or may not significantly i...
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The Best Prime Day Roomba Deals: Robot Vacuum Deals for Prime Day 2021
Want the latest Roomba deals? We've compiled a list of the best—and the latest— robot vacuum deals for Amazon Prime D...
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Amazon Prime Day TV Deals: Top-Tier TVs on Sale for Prime Day 2021
Want the latest TV deals? We have the hottest savings lined up in our list of the latest Amazon Prime Day TV deals—do...
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Prime Day Furniture Deals 2021: The Best Amazon Prime Day Deals on Indoor and Outdoor Furniture
Want the latest savings? We've compiled a list of the latest Amazon Prime Day furniture deals we love—don't forget to...
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It's Swarm Season for Honeybees: How You Can Help Keep These Important Pollinators Safe
Discovering a swarm of bees in your yard can, understandably, be disconcerting. A swarm is made up of hundreds—or eve...
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This LinkedIn Hack Makes it a Breeze to Work Outside in the Sun
After a year of working from home, it’s easy to go a bit stir-crazy staring at the same office or living room walls. ...
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How Many Times Do You Need to View a Home Before Making an Offer?
Buying a home is a major decision and something you shouldn’t take lightly. It’s not a good idea to rush, because you...
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13 Ideas for a Vegetable Garden With Serious Curb Appeal
Let vegetables, fruit, and herbs take center stage by planting them in your front yard.
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This is How the Pandemic has Changed What Renters Really Want
The events of the past year or so have shifted our priorities and livelihoods tremendously, including how we use our ...
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How To: Prevent Home Invasion
Home invasions can take a significant financial toll on victims; the emotional toll is perhaps even greater. The loss...
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Lowe’s Is Giving Away Free Garden Kits All Month Long—How to Snag One for Your Household
Signs of spring inspire society to start a new chapter. Around the home, a blooming garden is a telltale sign the sea...
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10 Ways Your Backyard Garden Can Combat Climate Change
Whether you have multiple acres, a postage stamp-sized yard, or a container garden, planting your own victory garden can benefit the environment.
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America’s 15 States With Lowest Property Tax Rates
The average American homeowner spends $2,471 on property taxes every year, but some states have significantly lower effective tax rates than others.
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