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How to Care for a Jade Plant

Jade plant care is super simple, making this beauty the ideal beginner plant

How to Care for Snake Plants

Want a houseplant but not sure you have a green thumb? Choose a hard-to-kill plant, like a snake plant. Here's...


I Tried Cozy Earth Sheets and Haven’t Battled Night Sweats Since

We reviewed the internet-famous Cozy Earth sheets and were shocked by how effectively they solved a common sleep problem.


How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats

Get rid of the pesky bugs once and for all with these easy and affordable solutions


How to Get Rid of Aphids

Sluggish growth? Yellowed, crinkled or sticky leaves? Aphids may be the culprit.

The 5 Best Washer and Dryer Brands, According to Experts

In the market for some new appliances? These are the best washer and dryer brands around.


How to Care for Spider Plants

These hanging beauties are easy to look after, and they even grow their own family. Here's what to know about...

What Is a Wildfire, and How Do You Prepare for One?

Knowledge is your best defense against a wildfire—and this information could save your life


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15 Tall Indoor Plants to Add to Your Home

Tall indoor plants add depth, height and texture to any room


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21 Small Indoor Plants for Apartment Dwellers

You don't need a green thumb—or a ton of space—for these compact beauties to brighten up your home


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How to Organize Your Refrigerator—and Keep It That Way

Once you follow our expert tips for fridge organization, yours will never get messy again

9 Ways to Prepare for a Tornado Right Now

Learn how to prepare for a tornado so you're ready when the next one strikes


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12 Plant Watering Tips: How Often and How Much to Water Houseplants

Be flexible, and let the soil guide when your plants need a drink


Black Friday Mattress Deals for the Best Night’s Sleep You’ve Ever Had

No need to fire up that white noise machine—these mattress deals will have you sleeping like a baby.


How to Clean Every Type of Couch

Learning how to clean a couch is easier than you might think—as long as you follow these expert-approved instructions


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The 6 Best Refrigerator Brands, According to Appliance Experts

In the market for a new fridge? These top-rated refrigerator brands are reliable, innovative and tailored to your family’s needs.

Caring for My Mother’s Plants Is Helping Prepare Me for a Life Without Her

Sometimes I hate caring for my mother's plants, but I know they'll be a source of comfort in the future


Why Houseplants Are Better Than Dogs

Keeping my leafy roommates alive is my ideal way to be a caregiver


How Long Will Food Last in the Fridge Without Power?

Follow these expert tips when there's a power outage, and you can save the food in your fridge—and save yourself...


How Often Should You Wash Your Jeans?

Yes, there is a correct number! Here’s what experts say about how frequently you should wash jeans to keep...


10 Best Bed Quilts for Cozier Nights

These cozy bed quilts are the ideal blend of traditional comfort and modern style.


10 Best Cordless Vacuums You Can Buy Right Now

We found the best cordless vacuum options for every budget, flooring and space.


11 of the Best Warm Blankets to Wrap Up In This Year

We found the coziest warm blanket options for every room, style and budget. Watch out, winter!


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How to Clean Your Windows Inside and Out, According to Cleaning Pros

Say goodbye to dirt and streaks! Once you learn how to clean windows the right way, you might wonder...


The 20 Best Mosquito Repellents to Keep Your Family Protected

We found the best mosquito repellent products for bite-free summer adventures.

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The Best Refrigerators You Can Buy in 2022

The top-rated, best refrigerators for 2022 make your kitchen the coolest place to be.


30 Clever Bathroom Storage Ideas to Maximize Space

Keep your bathroom clutter-free with these ingenious hacks for storing more.


7 Best Dehumidifiers for a Dry, Comfortable Home

Not sure if you need a dehumidifier? Here’s how to figure out if you have too much moisture in your...


When Is the Best Time to Buy a Washer and Dryer? Top 4 Times of the Year to Save

These insider tips on the best time to buy a washer and dryer will help you save a bundle


When Is the Best Time to Buy Sheets and Towels?

Bookmark this handy cheat sheet to score the best deals on sheets and towels, and you'll save a bundle—this year...


When Is the Best Time to Buy Furniture?

Thinking of sprucing up your pad? Make sure to get the best deals on furniture by shopping at the right...