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The Overstock Spring Black Friday Sale Is Here

Black Friday is early this year. Get your hands on the newest spring trends for your home with this major Overstock sale!

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Pros and Cons of Attic Insulation Types

What’s the best attic insulation? That depends on your definition of “best”. An expert home inspector goes through which attic...


10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $1,000

Updating countertops, painting the exterior or upgrading an appliance are simple ways to add big value to your home.


You Should Ditch the Top Sheet For Good: Here’s Why

Some people are for and against the top sheet—and feel very strongly about it. Here's one writer's opinion on the...


12 Bad Home Decorating Habits You Should Stop Immediately

Are you guilty of these bad home decorating habits? Your design should make sense and not confuse your guests.

10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately

These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.


15 Weird Objects Our Readers Found Lurking Behind Their Walls

From old newsprint to weapons to mummified animals, we asked our readers to show us treasures they found behind the...

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If You Live in an Old House, There Could Be Razor Blades in Your Walls

If your house was built before 1970, it's likely there are razor blades in your walls. Here's why.


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How to Achieve Better Yard Drainage

Soggy yard? Here are your options.


Cost vs. Value: Which Home Improvement Projects Are Best

Adding a bathroom or remodeling an outdated kitchen might bring some joy to your life, but it might not be...


Deals We Love: Closet Organizers

Ready, set, organize your closet and save 25 percent!

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Deals We Love: Air Movers

These two air-movement tools from Hart provide durability and portability for DIYers with busy lives.


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Deals We Love: Smart Home Devices

Controlling entry into your home and lighting from anywhere provides convenience and peace of mind.


12 Kitchen Items Under $25 We’re Buying From The Home Depot’s Huge Fall Sale

The Home Depot is having a huge sale. Here's what we're buying for our kitchens.


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5 Best Places to Buy Paint Online

Now you can repaint your home without going to the hardware store. These retailers make buying paint online easy.


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Upgrade Your Garage With These Amazon Prime Day Deals

Clear your mind and your space with these discounted garage items during Amazon Prime Day.

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Deals We Love: Bedding and Bath Decor

The Home Depot's "Days of Decor" sale is offering massive deals on just about everything. All bedding and bath decor...


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The Best Electric and Gas Pressure Washers: Reviews and Buying Tips

Once you use a pressure washer, you'll know it's a tool you can't live without. We tested and provided 10...


45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.


The Most Underrated Groceries on Amazon, According to Customers

With basically perfect reviews, you’ll want to add these items to your cart right now.


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Garage Door Opener Reviews: LiftMaster 8500W

Find out what we liked so much about the LiftMaster 8500W garage door opener in our review.


The Pros and Cons of Stainless Steel Appliances

Before you make the big decision of which appliances to purchase, review this list of the pros and cons of...


45 DIY Disasters That Turned Out Hilarious

It wasn’t funny at the time, but now these homeowners can laugh at their DIY disasters. And so can we!