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      7 Bright Ideas For Lighting Under Your Bed

      Hot and on-trend, under bed lighting adds a wow factor to your slumber spaces. Whether you're looking for LED or motion-sensing lights, we got you covered.

      The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners

      From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.

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      Best Off-Grid Water System Options for Your Cabin

      Interested in an off-grid cabin, but not sure how to tackle the water problem? These are your options for water...

      What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

      When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....

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      Breaker Box Safety: How to Connect a New Circuit

      Add a new circuit to your home's wiring

      Install New Hard-Wired or Battery-Powered Smoke Alarms

      Smoke alarms wear out. Replace them before they fail.

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      How to Upgrade and Replace Lightbulbs

      Replacing outdated lightbulbs in your new home can create the atmosphere you want and lower your electric bill. Here are...

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      Do Amazon Echo’s Security Features Really Work?

      Amazon Echo has security features, like detecting broken glass. But do they really work? We tested them here in our...

      Google Home Mini vs Echo Dot: A Side-by-Side Comparison

      Although relatively similar, there are some key differences between the Google Home Mini vs Echo Dot that might influence your...

      50 Super Dangerous Signs That Could Kill a Home Buy

      You might miss some of these signs when viewing a home

      10 Hazards You Haven’t Thought of at Home

      Learn more about the hazards you haven't thought of at home

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      The Trouble with Whole House Humidifiers

      Whole-house humidifiers make dry, brutal winters far more comfortable indoors. Unfortunately, the cons of a manual humidifier may out weigh...

      20 Home Renovations That Instantly Add Value to Your Home

      These home renovations are so worth the upfront expense.

      36 Almost Unbelievable Plumbing and Electrical Goofs

      Read these DIYers' embarrassing moments stories and DIY fails from plumbing and electrical mistakes.

      20 Inexpensive Ways to Make Your Home Look More Expensive

      Whether you're looking to fix up your home to put it on the market or just want to bring some...

      100 Plumbing Goofs and Other Scary Stuff

      A plumbing problem is no laughing matter, but it is fun to see the problems before they're solved. Check out...

      Easy-to-Read Circuit Breakers

      You won't regret marking up your circuit breaker in the case of an emergency.

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      10 Things You Should Never Touch in Your House

      Sometimes a DIYer has to know their limits.

      40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

      Home repair is learned over time

      15 Things You Should Do When You Find a Burst Pipe

      A burst pipe is the last thing anyone wants to tackle. But there are some quick temporary fixes you can...

      100 Home Repairs You Don’t Need to Call a Pro For

      You may think some home repairs are out of your league, but even beginner DIYers can handle many of these...

      Year-Round Home Maintenance Checklist

      Don't be caught off-guard! Maintaining your home is much easier than paying for big repairs. Look through this home maintenance...

      Avoid Frozen Sump Pump Pipes

      What seemed like an easy, inexpensive project could have turned out to be a costly disaster.

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      9 Tool Hacks You’ll Use Time and Time Again

      Tools are usually designed with one task in mind, but many can be used for all sorts of jobs.

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      What is R-Value and What Do You Need to Know About it

      As the weather changes and thermostats are set up or down, the R-value of your home’s shell plays a critical...

      13 Home Improvement Projects That Practically Pay for Themselves

      These smart upgrades pay off big in resale value and enjoyment of your home.

      Why You Should do a Home Air Quality Test

      Learn the reasons you should do a home air quality test.

      10 Incredible New Light Fixtures for 2018

      A new light fixture can change the look of a room, whether you're swapping out a chandelier or a classic...

      13 Silent Signs Your Home Is an Unhealthy Place to Live

      These innocent-seeming habits could be making you and your family sick—really sick.