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      Exterior House Paint: 5 Colors That Could Devalue Your Home

      The 2021 housing market is hot, hot, hot, but a few exterior colors are not. Here are some insights, tips...


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      8 Best Lawn Dethatching Rakes and Tow-Behinds

      Eliminate problem thatch buildup in small or large yards with these top manual and tow-behind dethatching rakes.


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      Lawn Dethatchers: Our Best 8 Picks

      Looking for a rake or electric dethatcher? How about a simple attachment? Read on to learn about some of the...


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      Deals We Love: Cordless Leaf Blowers

      Two great leaf blowers from reputable manufacturers offered at reduced prices just in time for fall. What could be better?


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      What to Know About Solar Umbrellas

      Solar umbrellas offer convenient access to alternative energy and a nice shady spot on your patio. What's not to love?


      5 DIY Pool Floaties Your Dog Will Love

      If your dog is always whining to join you in the water, why not make them a DIY pool floatie...


      14 Incredible Ice and Snow Sculptures

      One of the most enjoyable aspects of cold weather is the ability to play in the snow. Whatever your age,...


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      Will a Pool Add Value to Your Home? Experts Weigh In

      A pool’s impact on your property value depends on these variables.

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      What Are the Different Parts of a Gas Grill?

      Everything you need to know about gas grill parts and some of the most common items that need replacement from...


      10 Fun American Flag Facts

      Brush up on your flag knowledge with these fun American flag facts and historical notes.


      40 Show-Stopping Home Projects You’ll Want to DIY

      These stunning projects may look a little intimidating, but they are actually easy to DIY with our step-by-step plans. Which...


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      This Trio of Tools Will Save Your Sanity

      These tools will come in handy over and over again.


      The Original Grill Pad

      The Original Grill Pad works to protect your deck surface, preserving the quality of your deck by preventing stains and...


      Ready to Raise Chickens? These Are Our Favorite Coops!

      Give your feathered friends a home they'll love with our favorite chicken coops available on Amazon.



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      13 Surprising Things That a Homeowner Can Be Fined For

      Homeowners have received fines for some pretty wild things. Here are 13 of the most surprising.


      20 Home Renovations That Instantly Add Value to Your Home

      These home renovations are so worth the upfront expense.


      19 Crazy Cool Backyard Putting Greens

      Your golf game may not look tour-ready, but you can feel like a pro by stepping out into one of...


      10 Grilling Tools Worth Splurging On

      Grilling season is here! Do you have all the high-end, high-tech and premium grilling tools you need?


      The 30 Essential BBQ Tools You Need

      These BBQ tools will enhance your favorite meals

      8 Things You Should Never Do To Your Grill

      Are any of these no-nos part of your grilling routine?


      10 Must-Have Products to Make Fall Yard Work a Breeze

      Fall yard work doesn't have to be strenuous!


      13 Rules of Etiquette All Good Neighbors Need to Follow

      Because civilization is built on neighbors being civilized to each other.


      15 Things Your Neighbors Want You to Stop Doing

      It's not big deal to you, but your neighbors are rolling their eyes!



      Why Composite Decking Makes Sense for Deck Rebuilds

      Composite decking costs a little more than natural wood, but benefits like its sharp look, ease of maintenance, and durability...