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8 Best Well Water Testing Kits

A DIY well water test kit helps ensure your home's water is safe. Here are our favorites.

6 Best Well Water Filtration Systems

When your water source is a well, it's up to you to determine if you need a well water filtration...


The Headlamp I Never Knew I Needed

This top-notch Fenix HM65r headlamp showed me the light when I thought my old headlamp was fine.


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This LG Portable Air Conditioner Will Help Get You Through the Dog Days

We spent a week testing this portable AC unit at a normally hot and sticky cabin. Here's what we found.


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What’s a Bladeless Ceiling Fan and Does It Really Work?

Ever hear of a bladeless ceiling fan?  Neither had I.  So we tried one out, and I have to say...

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Brighten Up Any Project with the Family Handyman Approved Nebo Omni 2k Work Light

Looking for an addition to your toolbox that shines? Try the compact, bright and long-lasting Nebo Omni 2k work light.


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Family Handyman Approved: Wago Lever Nuts

Wary of cheap, twist-on wire nuts? Then try these from Wago.

How to Choose Dining Room Light Fixtures

Want to give your dining room a new look? Something simple like a new light fixture can make a huge...


How to Create a Home Spa Bathroom

See the ways you can easily transform your bathroom into a spa oasis, from replacing shower fixtures to upgrading lighting...


5 Best Bathroom Shower Lights

These are the best shower light deals on the market.


If You See a Green Porch Light, This Is What It Means

What does a green porch light mean? You often see them around November for a very specific reason.

These LED Bulbs Could Last Up to 50 Years

See why these lightbulbs could be great for your wallet and the planet.


Stop Believing These Summer Maintenance Myths

Believing these myths might actually be costing you money!


10 Infomercial Products That Actually Improve Your Home

You've seen them on TV and wondered, “Do they really work?” Well, these quirky infomercial products happen to be some...


5 Best Window Fans of 2022

Beat the heat with one of these great window fans!


4 Best Camping Heaters for Tents

Keep warm this camping season with one of these highly rated camping tent heaters available online.

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The Best Garden Lights to Brighten Up Your Patio

Every outdoor space is warmer and more inviting with the right lighting. Here are our picks for the best garden...


10 Silent Signs Your Air Conditioner Is Failing

Worried your A/C unit is nearing its final rest? Here are some telltale signs your air conditioner is failing.


10 Home Renovations That Affect Insurance Rates

Some home improvement projects like a new roof or storm-proof windows will help lower your insurance costs, but others can...


Electrical Code Requirements for Islands and Peninsulas 

If the title of this topic has you daydreaming about a tropical island or peninsula somewhere in the Caribbean Sea,...


Why Amazon Reviewers Love this HEPA Air Purifier

Say hello to this fan-favorite HEPA air purifier and you’ll be saying goodbye to germs, allergens and indoor air pollutants.


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Monitoring Indoor Air Quality: The AirThings Wave Plus

The AirThings Wave Plus monitor provides real-time air quality data to let you know of any potentially dangerous issues with...


The Best Space Heater for Every Room

For extra warmth where you need it most, our guide will help you find the best space heater to keep...


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Google Nest Thermostats: Learning vs. Thermostat E

Trying to figure out which smart thermostat is right for you? This Google Nest Thermostat review outlines the differences in...


Installing PVC Conduit

It's cheap, easy and lightweight

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We Tried It: Kasa Smart Light Switches

Looking to add smart home functionality without breaking the bank? The Kasa Smart Switch is a brilliant solution.


One Piece vs. Two Piece Toilet: What’s The Difference?

Before you buy your next toilet, read this and see which option is best for your bathroom.


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People Are Obsessed with the ToiletShroom, And We Can See Why

The ToiletShroom will completely revolutionize the way you handle bathroom clogs. Check out why people love its innovative...