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There’s no place like home—especially when it’s in tip-top shape. We’ve rounded up the best cleaning and organizing tricks, affordable decor ideas, DIY hacks, and more. Warning: Once you’ve got everything just the way you want it, you may never want to leave!

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18 Living Room Plants to Spruce Up Your Space

The right living room plants can make all the difference in your home. Here’s what you need to know...


How to Propagate Houseplants

Even newbie plant parents can birth leafy babies if they know how to propagate plants


How to Decorate with Indoor Plants to Create an Inviting Space

Houseplants are often overlooked in home decor, but they add a fresh, green and appealing quality to any room. Here...


Black Friday Mattress Deals for the Best Night’s Sleep You’ve Ever Had

Don't sleep on these mattress deals—shop now and save as much as $900!

How to Build a Hydroponic Garden in Just a Few Easy Steps

Hydroponic gardening is a great way to grow food—without soil—in smaller spaces. Here's what you need to know.


How These Four Colors May Help You Avoid Mosquito Bites

Mosquitoes are pretty unavoidable in the summer, but can color help fight these buzzing pests? Here's what a team of...

7 Best Dehumidifiers for a Dry, Comfortable Home

Not sure if you need a dehumidifier? Here’s how to figure out if you have too much moisture in your...


When Is the Best Time to Buy a Washer and Dryer? Top 4 Times of the Year to Save

These insider tips on the best time to buy a washer and dryer will help you save a bundle


When Is the Best Time to Buy Sheets and Towels?

Bookmark this handy cheat sheet to score the best deals on sheets and towels, and you'll save a bundle—this year...


How to Grow Your Own Food: A Beginner’s Guide

Everything you need to know about growing your own food at home, whether you have a large backyard or a...

When Is the Best Time to Buy Furniture?

Thinking of sprucing up your pad? Make sure to get the best deals on furniture by shopping at the right...


When Is the Best Time to Buy Small Appliances? Top 5 Times of the Year to Save

Don't buy a small appliance without reading this expert advice first


33 Smart Ways to Slash Your Home Energy Bills

Feel like the household demands on your hard-earned cash are higher than ever? You're not alone. Luckily, there are steps...


The Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales of 2022

Memorial Day sales offer some of the steepest bedding discounts of the year—so don't sleep on these deals.


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12 Best Vacuum-Mop Combos with Near-Perfect Reviews

Clean your floors in half the time with a vacuum-mop combo. Trust us: You won't know how you ever lived...

10 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP

Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?


16 Best Compost Bins for Turning Table Scraps Into Gardening Gold

Ready to start composting? Here are the best bins and pails to choose from.


The 11 Best Organic Mattresses for the Sweetest Dreams in 2022

Our top picks for the most comfortable latex, wool and cotton chemical-free beds for every sleep style and budget.


When Is the Best Time to Buy a Mattress? Top 3 Times of Year to Save

Follow this guide to learn the best time to buy a mattress, plus how to find the most comfortable bed...


Here’s Why You Should Put Aluminum Foil on the Edge of Your Candle

There's a quick fix to prevent candle tunneling, aka uneven wax melt. Here's what to do!


15 Best Online Flower Delivery Services for Every Occasion

A bouquet of fresh-cut flowers is a thoughtful way to brighten anyone's day. And online flower delivery services make it...


8 Best Cooling Mattress Pads and Toppers for the Most Restful Sleep

Top off your bedding with a cooling mattress pad for a comfortable layer of coolness.


10 Best Cooling Blankets for Hot Sleepers

Hot sleepers, rejoice. These cooling blankets will help you stay cool and comfortable in the heat of the night.


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How to Clean Quartz, Granite, Marble, and Butcher Block Countertops

Follow our guide to keep your quartz, granite, marble, and butcher block countertops looking brand new for years.

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How to Open a Can Without a Can Opener

Need to open a can without a can opener? Try these handy methods that incorporate common tools around your home...


50 Christmas Wreath Ideas for a Festive Front Door

Whether your style is rustic or glamorous, traditional or quirky, there are perfect do-it-yourself Christmas wreath ideas for your home


50 Outdoor Christmas Decoration Ideas for a Merry and Bright Home

Don’t just deck your halls! These festive outdoor decorating ideas will make your entire home Christmas-ready.


9 Best Down Pillows to Buy for Sounder Sleep

The best down pillows help you float through deep, dreamy sleep.


The 15 Best Mattress Toppers, According to Sleep Experts

No matter what your sleep style or preference, these comfy mattress toppers will have you sleeping soundly in no time.


13 Best Humidifiers of 2022 to Keep You Healthy All Winter

Say goodbye to dry skin, stuffy noses, and allergies. The right humidifier can make all the difference during the coldest...