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Household Magic Tips: Odd Cleaners for Odd Kitchenware

Hacks of some common household items for tricky kitchen cleaning.

Garden

How to Harvest and Dry Garden Herbs

Dry your fresh garden herbs so you can enjoy them all year long. What's best—screening, bundling or paper bags—depends on which herbs you're drying.

Home Improvements

Wasted Space? Affordable Ways to Revitalize Your Living and Dining Rooms

The dining room and living room don’t get much use in most homes, but with a few changes, they can become your favorite rooms.

Garden

Protect Your Rosebushes Through the Winter

Even established rosebushes can suffer through winter, so here’s how to protect them.

Garden

Love Your Garden Tomatoes? Save the Seeds! Here’s How…

Saving tomato seeds from your own garden is a great way to grow even more delicious tomatoes next year. It's simple to do.

Security

Smart Locks Just Got Smarter

We’ve selected the two smart locks that will make the most buyers happy.

Home Improvements

Smart Window Shades: Clever Solutions for the Right Amount of Sunlight

“Smart” window shades can be opened and shut via remote control…smartphone app…or even with voice commands.

Organization

Declutter Like the Swedish: The Gentle Art of Death Cleaning

This Swedish decluttering technique can help you live a happier life and make things easier for your children.

Garden

How to Keep Deer Out of Your Yard

Deer eat garden plants and carry Lyme-disease-causing ticks. Here are the best ways to keep them off your property.

Garden

Now’s the Time to Fix Your Lawn’s Bare and Thin Spots

How you treat your lawn in the fall will make all the difference next spring and summer. Here's what to do.

Garden

Plant Fall Bulbs Right

Popular garden author Teri Chase shares her favorite fall bulb planting tips.

Home

5 Ways to Save Money on Moving

Moving can be a hassle, but with these apps and other resources, you can save lots of money…and lots of stress.

Home

Cohousing: Living Large While You Downsize Your Home

Cohousing communities are catching on in the US. They combine private home ownership with lots of community amenities. Is cohousing right for you?

Home

Should you buy a new or a “used” house? Sarah and Danny Lipford discuss

In this episode of The Bottom Line Advocator, Emmy Award–nominated and nationally syndicated television personality Danny Lipford joins Bottom Line Inc president Sarah Hiner to d...

Garden

How to Make Cut Garden Flowers Last Longer

Why do cut flowers from a florist seem to last longer than ones from your own garden? It's the cutting technique—learn it here.