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17 Best Bathroom Plants, How To Use, How To Choose, No Light or Upright

There are lots of good reasons to have indoor plants, even plants in the bathroom. They are beautiful, uplifting to look at and be around and they serve a practical purpose in keeping your home environment clean and healthy. Houseplants...

19 THINGS YOUR GUESTS WISH YOU HAD IN YOUR GUEST ROOM

If you’re expecting overnight guests during the holidays, this is the perfect opportunity to spruce up your guest room and ensure it has everything your guests might want during their stay. Whether they’re traveling from across the country or just...

How to Get Rid of Insects and Pests

Even though summer means fresh air and barbecuing with friends in the backyard, those outdoor activities also mean way more exposure to bugs. To keep you home and the area surrounding it insect-free, follow this advice from the professionals. Mosquitoes Mosquitoes...

15 WAYS TO SIMPLIFY YOUR LIFE AND HOME

The sound of your life should be a hum of vibrant activity, not the jarring frenzy of a jackhammer. Here are 15 ways to simplify + streamline life and home. Here’s where I stand on busyness: I don’t think it’s...

5 Ways To Use Dried Banana Peels As A Fertilizer

Banana peels are rich in nutrients; you can dry them out and use as a fertilizer. Here’re the 5 ways! 1. Sun Dry Banana Skins & Bury in Soil You can dry out chopped banana peels in an oven, or you...

17 Unexpected Things You Can Do With Coffee Grounds

For most people, the grounds are dumped in the trash can or even in the sink, contributing to possible future clogging of the kitchen pipe. Used coffee grounds can be reused for other needs. In fact, coffee is downright versatile…...

What’s the deal with those laundry symbols, and how do I tell them apart?

In our daily lives, we're surrounded by symbols meant to guide us, warn us and convey concepts quickly. From the diamond-shaped hazardous-materials placards on tractor-trailers, rail cars and cargo containers to the glyphs and emoji on our cell phones,...

10 Things You Should Never Do to Your Lawn

During a summer of discontent about 20 ago, I cut lawns to survive. Actually, that was the job of Gary, Rick and Tony. I was more the Wench of Weed Whacking, the Pope of Pulling Poison Ivy. Every morning...

How to Get Rid of Mice — And Keep Them Away for Good

Fall and winter are prime time for rodents trying to make their way into warm, cozy homes. Luckily, it's never too late to start mouse-proofing, according to Cindy Mannes, a spokesperson for the National Pest Management Association. Here's what...

10 Things Not to Do When Painting Your Home

In the bright light of a new summer, the outdoors couldn't look better. The grass is neon-green, the sky is itself-blue, and the clouds gleam wispy-white. As you stroll the grounds of your castle (or just step out on your...

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