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I tried this best-selling $25 comforter from Amazon that seemed too good to be true — and it's actually way better than I expected

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Equinox Comforter. Amazon<p>Bedding can be a pricey investment, and why shouldn't it be? If you're spending every night on the same set …

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65 ways to enjoy the hot, sunny weather in San Francisco this weekend

Put away your umbrellas and pull out your sun hat.<p>Warm, dry weather is on the way and this weekend is forecast to be especially gorgeous in San Francisco.<p>After a winter marked by ceaseless storms, many of us are ready to get outside and soak up the sun's rays, and above we offer up a bunch of ways …

7 Common House-Maintenance Mistakes You Could Be Making

Designer Chip Wade shares how a little planning can reduce unnecessary costs at home<p>A house is a lot like a living thing: It’s great when the systems are firing on all cylinders, but when something isn’t right, it lets you know. According to a recent survey commissioned by Liberty Mutual Insurance, …

The 9 household chores you only need to do once a year revealed by Good Housekeeping Institute

If you hate spending your weekends doing housework then listen up, because experts have revealed the nine chores that only need to be done once a …

21 painless tricks to make your home squeaky clean

It's nobody's favourite household task but cleaning is a necessary evil, unless you want a smelly bedroom or a coffee table that's piled up with …

This Is the Best DIY Anti-Bacterial Spray Ever

Clean your home and freshen it at the same time with this DIY eco-friendly anti-bacterial spray. It's made with natural ingredients that disinfect …

How to Clean Your Toilet the Right Way

Cleaning the toilet has to be one of the least desirable household tasks there is. It's a chore we <i>dread</i> and, more often than not, put off for an indefinite amount of time. (Don't judge us.) But, naturally, the toilet is also one of the germiest, dirtiest, nastiest places in the entire house—and, as …

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45 Brilliant Cleaning Tricks for Every Occasion That Really Work

There’s nothing better than a spotless house. But, to tell the truth, for many of us cleaning our house is not on our list of our favorite ways to …

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20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

Clean Your Bathroom Once and Never Clean It Again

Let’s be honest: When was the last time you cleaned your bathroom? I mean <i>really</i> cleaned it. If you’re like me, you put it off and put it off because …

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They'll Think You Cheated and Hired a Pro If You Use These 5 Painting Hacks

DIY home painting tips give you professional results and a whole lot less hassle.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Everything old is new again.<p>There's no shortage of online tutorials about painting furniture. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found issues with a lot of these tutorials — the paint chips, the finishes aren't smooth, the paint …

20 Things You Should Deep Clean This Spring

There are a few places you won't need to tackle again until next year.<p>When the weather starts to warm up, it's a sign to bust open your windows — and your cleaning supplies cabinet. Yes, it's already that time of year again. Don't know where to start? Use this list, which includes all the spots …

8 Things You're Probably Cleaning Wrong in the Kitchen

It might look clean, but it probably isn't.<p>Sometimes things that <i>look</i> clean aren't as clean as they <i>could</i> be — I know, sad. Perhaps your current practices are adding serious wear and tear over time. Or maybe your technique just doesn't get rid of little things that your eyes don't notice. Either way, …

13 Storage Ideas for Coffee and Tea Lovers

You’ve finally embraced the fact you have a <i>slight</i> addiction to coffee or tea (or both). Now you can finally get started on organizing your pantry disaster zone of tea bags and coffee beans and take time to re-vamp your beverage gadget collection — and DIY your own home brew. If you’re still …

39 Lazy Girl Hacks You'll Want to Save Forever

If you want something done right, push it off, avoid dealing with it, and eventually find the easiest and quickest way to do it -- that's how the saying goes, right?<p>If you're not a fan of taking the long way around, these easy shortcuts are just what every self-proclaimed lazy girl (or guy) needs …

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34 Wonderful Products For People Who Hate Clutter

Nobody ever said "I regret organizing my house."<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You’ll Regret If You Forget

You probably already have a home maintenance checklist: Replace the furnace filter each season, shut off water spigots before winter, clean the …

Quick Organizing: 15 Ways to Get It Together in 15 Minutes or Less

If you don't have the time (or the will) to overhaul your home, don't panic. When you've got 15 minutes to spare, just tackle one of these quick organizing tasks -- that's all the time it takes to feel more put-together.

Cleaning

15 Ways to Have a Cleaner, Healthier Kitchen

Having a clean kitchen to cook in is just as important as being able to master perfectly whipped cream. That's why we're here to help you find …

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13 Tricks for Cleaning a Bathroom Faster and Better

Heavy duty solutions for bathroom dirt and grime<p>Microfiber cloths excel at putting the finishing touches on mirrors, countertops, and even tile and …

9 Tips for a Spring-Clean Home All Winter Long

The EPA even estimates that indoor air quality can be five times more polluted than outdoor air. So here’s a checklist to help you breathe easy all …

Storage Secret Weapons

Storage is — and will continue to be — a beast many of us fight on a continual basis in our homes. No matter the size of where you live, you almost …

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