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      12 Alternative Ideas for Keeping Your Home Cool This Summer

      AC not quite cutting it? Here are 12 ways to help keep your home cool when the temperatures rises.

      5 Highest-Paying States for Masonry Contractors

      Take a look at the five states with the highest average professional masonry contractor salaries across the U.S.


      Troubleshooting: How to Fix a Light

      Have a broken light but don't know why it doesn't work? Get to the bottom of it! Follow these tips...


      Which Exterior Renovation Adds the Most Value to a House?

      Not all exterior renovation projects are created equal. These are the ones that add the most value at resale.


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      5 Easy Home Tech Add-Ons

      You don't need to completely rewire your home or spend thousands of dollars to take advantage of advanced technology. Check...

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      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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      7 Red Flags Someone Is Stealing Your WiFi

      Having an outside party steal your WiFi can be inconvenient and frustrating at best, harmful to you and your household...


      Think the Bathroom from Trainspotting was Bad? These Bathrooms Come Close to That

      You might want to cover your eyes for some of these...


      Everything to Know About Sump Pump Battery Backups

      A dead pump can lead to disaster. Here's how to avoid trouble


      9 Super-Simple Toilet Tune-Ups

      Check out these 9 amazingly-simple ways to optimize your flush


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      What to Know About Septic Installation and Maintenance

      Before installing a septic system, here's what you need to know about system maintenance.


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      Tips to Prevent Your Septic System from Freezing

      Nobody wants a frozen septic system. Use these tips to prevent yours from freezing.


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      What to Know About the Genie Wall Mount Garage Door Opener

      This wall-mounted garage door opener provides great functionality without sacrificing style.

      Best Kit Homes for 2021

      Kit homes can be a cost-effective way to build your perfect retreat, but be aware: Some assembly is required.


      Sony Noise Canceling Headphones Are Today’s Favorite Amazon Prime Day Deal

      You won't believe the savings on these headphones. It's an incredible Prime Day Deal you can't pass up!


      Last Chance to Save Big on Amazon Prime Day Deals

      Today is the final day to save on the best deals for DIYers


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      What Is Amazon Sidewalk and How Do I Opt Out?

      Here's what you need to know about the new shared network called Amazon Sidewalk. Some of your devices might be...


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      8 Best Evaporative Coolers To Buy

      From small, portable models to powerful behemoths that can cool your entire house, here are the best evaporative coolers.


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      8 Smart Faucets Worth Buying

      Get the water flowing from across the room or when fingers are covered with gooey cookie dough. Smart faucets are...


      Amazon Prime Day Editors and DIY Experts Wishlist

      These are the Amazon Prime Day deals we hope to add to our carts! From lawnmowers to grill brushes and...


      When Is Amazon Prime Day 2021: What Every Shopper Needs to Know

      The question on everyone's lips is, "When is Amazon Prime Day?" and rightfully so: Amazon Prime Day deals are quite...

      5 Best Camping Tent Heaters to Keep You Warm

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


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      Light Up Your Garage With Flair

      A combination of showroom and task lighting does it best


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      A Guide To Evaporative Coolers

      More environmentally friendly and affordable than central air conditioning, evaporative coolers may be a better way to beat the heat...


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      10 Best Cooling Fans for 2021

      When the temperature rises, fans blow a breath of refreshing air your way. We rounded up the best cooling fans...


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      Best Temperature To Set A Thermostat in Summer

      Too hot? Too cold? Stay comfortable and save on energy bills by figuring out what temperature to set your thermostat...


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      Best Portable Air Conditioners for Your Home

      Learn all about portable air conditioners — features, efficiency and more — plus a few of our top picks for...