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The Best Shopping Apps to Compare Prices

Here are the best apps to help you scout out deals this holiday shopping season.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

The One Thing I Shy Away From When Buying Furniture

At only $30, this powder-coated metal table packs a punch.<p>Don't want a wood coffee table? Pick a moody marble piece instead.<p>This white painted TV …

Furniture

8 fabulous rugs under $500

Big impact, low cost<p>A good rug really ties the room together, reflecting the furniture, wall art, and decorative accents around it. It sets the primary tone for a space: cozy, artsy, sophisticated, or playful. The combination of color, texture, and pattern creates a visual instrument commanding as …

Wall Art

How to Become a More Positive Person in 21 Days

We hear it over and over: It’s the little things that count. Turns out the cliché is dead-on. Research shows that one of the most important secrets …

10 Daily Habits That Will Radically Improve Your Life

Platitudes won’t help you. I know, I’ve tried to implement them all. They’re frustrating.<p>Go for it! Live for today! Stay motivated!<p>No kidding.<p>I’m …

How to Sew: Six Basic Hand Stitches

Hand stitching is sometimes seen as a lost art, and while that may be true, it’s not entirely accurate. Hand stitches are as useful and pertinent …

10 Furniture Shopping Tips to Avoid a Decorating Disaster

A little preparation can save you a ton of time later.<p>Whether you're shopping online or in the store, here's what you need to know.

Sofa

You Can Make This Festive Christmas Wreath Using a Wire Hanger

It's time to put those dry cleaning hangers to good use.<p>The holidays can be expensive, which is why we love to save money by crafting homemade Christmas goodies. Once you've made some adorable owl ornaments for your tree and festive hot chocolate bulbs to gift to friends, you'll want to tackle this …

Dollar Store

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

Repair It or Replace It?

Hardwood Floor<p>Nearly all old or damaged hardwood floors can be repaired by skilled contractors, which may save you a pretty penny on installing new …

Home Improvement

13 Handy Tutorials Every Homeowner Should Pin Right Now

These tricks will make you feel like a professional decorator and handyman.<p>These tricks will make you feel like a professional decorator <i>and</i> handyman.

Home Improvement

42 Ways To Make Your Entire Home Cleaner Than It's Ever Been

:: bookmarks for next weekend ::<p>Bathroom; Kitchen; Bedroom; Living Room; All Around the House; Garage, Basement, and Outdoors

11 Things People With Spotless Houses Do Every Day

A few good habits can keep your home looking — and smelling — like new.<p>Let's face it: No one wants to — or has time to — make a second job out of cleaning their home. And that's okay. We polled home bloggers and other busy folks to find out what little things they do daily to keep their places …

7 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn Even If You're Broke

Skills are the gateway to a better quality career and life.<p>The problem is, money is tight for most of us after covering rent/mortgage, car payments, …

3 Ways to Get Strong Wi-Fi, Even in Your Basement or Backyard

Netflix on the deck? No problem.<p>Sadly, we're not yet living in an age of ubiquitous high-speed Wi-Fi access — there are still internet black spots hiding in distant basement corners and the edges of the yard where it can be difficult to get on Facebook, let alone Netflix.<p>Take heart though, because …

Wi-Fi

15 Fun (and Cheap!) Gifts for Your Boss

Show your boss how much you appreciate them with one of these thoughtful and affordable gifts.

Decorating Trends: What We Love Right Now

Ready to give your home an easy update? Start with one of the decorating trends we are in love with right now -- both the ones still going strong …

Home Decorating

16 Ways To Deep Clean Your Bathroom (And Keep It Clean!)

42 Seriously Useful Tips Every Clean Freak Needs To Know

Bookmark now for your next cleaning spree.

Cleaning

How to Clean a Dryer Vent

The ideal time to protect and clean an untidy home is now. This upkeep includes knowing how to clean a dryer vent, an often overlooked task. After …

Cleaning

Are You Arranging Your Furniture Wrong?

If the furniture isn't arranged right, even the most beautiful of rooms can fall short. So how do you create a successful layout? For starters, avoid …

Home Decorating

6 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Look So Much Better

Style genius Emily Henderson shows you how to fix all your interior design woes.

Home Decorating

11 Must-Pin Infographics for a Beautiful Home

In a perfect world, we all would be lucky to count an interior designer among our close friends. Come time for relocation or a dramatic bout of …

Farrow & Ball

How to save a wet phone — and what not to do

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>The following column by an independent contributor has been edited to an abbreviated story version following an internal review of claims that the writer provided some information perceived to be independently gathered but taken from other sources without proper credit. We’re</i> …

10 Differences Between 'Secular' and 'Biblical' Churches

Many pastors are reading books on leadership and marketing written by corporate leaders. Is this good for churches?

How to Clean up Evernote Clutter for Cleaner Note Taking

Evernote is one of the most popular, powerful note taking tools out there. From the web and desktop applications to syncing with phones and tablets, …

9 Clever Ways to Conquer Your Cramped Closet

Sycamore

19 Gadget Tips That Will Make You Feel Like A Wizard

Didja know that your laptop has an emoji keyboard?

Apps

10 Things You Didn't Realize Were Draining Your Phone's Battery

Some of these might surprise you...<p>1. Having your screen brightness up high<p>The more light your phone is emitting, the more battery life it's zapping. …

Apps

10 Biggest Organizing Mistakes We All Make

Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.<p>Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.

Hung Up