Gardening offers exercise and fresh food, but don't forget to protect yourself from potential hazards, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.
The dishwasher has revolutionized cleaning, even though many people still do it by hand. Yet experts all agree on one thing: It's time to turn to technology, if it's available to you.
A few months ago, a semi-frustrated dad posted a YouTube video that featured him giving tongue-in-cheek instructions to his teens on how to load a dishwasher. It turns out most of us could use a similar video, as we have been performing this household chore all wrong.
There are lots of sites, such as Zillow and Trulia, that exist to help homebuyers. But what about those that are putting their house on the market?
Need a plumber? There's an app for that.
Think Labor Day weekend is just another excuse for a barbecue? Try celebrating the last days of summer in an all new way.
Here are some less traditional ways to think about kitchen design, whether your project is outfitting a rental kitchen in a tiny walk-up, or the kind of larger-scale remodel you dream about.
Spring is here once again and you know what that means – it’s time for spring cleaning.
Is it time for a laundry room overhaul? To become an organization pro, here is some advice that works like magic.
While we can’t always crawl into bed at any given hour in the day, we can surround ourselves with calming aromas at anytime. Here are five scents that have been proven to naturally soothe.
A busy home with sealed-up windows can lead to stale, unpleasant odors. And the last thing that any host wants to hear is, "What's that smell?"
The holidays are all about opening your doors and welcoming friends and family. But along with hostess gifts, your guests may also bring sniffle-causing viruses and colds.
The most important prep step? Plan ahead.
Whether you’re attending a holiday party, wedding, business event or other celebration, you can sometimes find yourself in an awkward situation and wishing Miss Manners were by your side.
If you're even moderately interested in DIY home automation, you've likely run across the name "Z-Wave" at some point.
A national survey revealed that laundry ranks among our top three least favorite chores.
How do you bring in the buyers -- and get the most money for your attic treasures?
Basil is the quintessential garden plant -- equally happy to sprawl out over the expanse of a walled-in plot or flourish in a box on the window sill.
Here are five germ hot spots you're probably missing when you clean, and the most powerful tools to add to your cleaning arsenal today.
Most safety problems related to use of an electric blanket are preventable.
This election year, try looking at the first Tuesday in November as what it truly is – the Super Bowl of politics!
You can transform this room from the messiest area in your home to the organized, relaxing family haven you desire.