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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 Early 2021 Prime Day Lawn and Garden Deals
It’s almost the summer sale season, and the biggest online sale event of the year is just around the corner on June 2...
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The Best Early Amazon Prime Day 2021 Smart Home Deals
Although it’s usually scheduled for beginning to mid-July and was bumped in 2020 to mid-October, Amazon has finally a...
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The Best Early Amazon Prime Day Kitchen Deals 2021 You Can Get Right Now
While it is traditionally held in July, last year Amazon postponed its Prime Day sale until October to accommodate su...
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Target Prime Day: The Best Early Deals at Target to Rival Amazon Prime Day 2021
While Prime Day is the savings event of the summer, Amazon isn’t the only place to get the best deals this year. Stor...
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Walmart Amazon Prime Day Deals 2021: What to Expect During Walmart's Rival Prime Day Deals Bonanza
All major retailers know that the popularity of Amazon’s Prime Day shopping holiday will draw scores of shoppers to t...
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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 Early Prime Day Roomba Deals: Robot Vacuum Deals for Prime Day 2021
Christmas is just around the corner—retail Christmas, that is. Online retail giant Amazon is holding its seventh annu...
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Amazon Prime Day TV Deals: Top-Tier TVs on Sale Early for Prime Day 2021
You don’t have to wait until Black Friday to get the best deals on tech and appliances, thanks to Prime Day. Since ma...
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Prime Day Furniture Deals 2021: The Best Early Amazon Prime Day Deals on Indoor and Outdoor Furniture
One of the biggest online sale events of the year is just around the corner. Online retail giant Amazon is holding it...
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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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