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The stock market is doing something not seen since the financial crisis — and it means huge opportunities ahead

A common fallacy of the stock market is that once valuations get stretched, chances to make money dry up.<p>Don't tell that to Bank of America Merrill Lynch, which just published new research highlighting huge opportunities it says have been unlocked by rare conditions brewing under the market's …

17 Home Design Shops Every Guy Should Know

Outfitting your home or apartment with the furniture, artwork, and knickknacks from the same big box stores that everyone else shops at is a recipe …

Furniture

6 Big Garden Trends We're So Excited to See This Year

Here in New York, it's still chilly outside, but there are occasional signs (like that one 70 degree day) that spring will come someday. To get …

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

Hero Houseplants That Thrive Even in Really Dark Rooms

One of the biggest frustrations of low-light living spaces is the difficult job of keeping houseplants happy. While all plants do need some sun to …

10 Trusted Decorating Tips from a Prop Stylist That You Can Use at Home

The beautiful spaces in glossy magazines and on interior design-related websites — and even trending on Instagram — can often be the places where our …

Home Decorating

This Photographer Takes Landscape Photos That Will Mess With Your Head

Turkish graphic designer and photographer Aydın Büyüktaş has mastered the art of surrealism, and his latest project will leave your head spinning in …

Photography

Toxic chemicals are hiding in your house dust

<b>(CNN) —</b> When was the last time you dusted your house?<p>Your answer could reveal a lot about your home habits, but the findings of a new study might have everyone upping their game -- and potentially keeping wet wipes and hand sanitizer nearby at all times.<p>Researchers at George Washington University …

Pollution

Never Paint Your Home These 4 Dreadful Colors

Sorry, but no one's going to buy a house painted dark brown.<p>A fresh coat of paint is a fairly inexpensive way to refresh the look of your home; the …

Home Decorating

15 small bathrooms to see before renovating yours

There is a place in the home where great transformations happen. This is a room that is used to perform ordinary tasks, such as showering, but it …

Looking For a Freelancer? Here are 10 of the Best Websites to Find What You Need

Hiring a freelancer is a great way to get great work done in an affordable way.<p>As a business owner I often outsource jobs from editing to design. Hiring a freelancer is a great way to get great work done in an affordable way. I've used and know people who have used lots of these sites so here are …

Employment

How to use time to potentially double your retirement income in five years

<i>(Editor's note: The following column is an update of the first Retirementors column Mr. Merriman wrote at MarketWatch on Nov. 14, 2012.)</i><p>Today’s …

Retirement

This Quote Will Change The Way You View Life With Your Phone

<i>A modified version of this post was originally published on Techealthiest.</i><p>It's quite simple. Embrace this one thought and you will transform the way you relate to your phone.<p>I'm all about helping you live in harmony with your gadgets, but every so often we all need a push, a symbolic shock, a …

10 Totally Genius Cabinets Everyone Needs in Their Home

Imagine having your stand mixer come to you instead of it taking up all that counter space.<p>There are some things you want to keep hidden from guests, like your extensive dish collection or over-the-top morning coffee routine. Luckily, these sneaky cabinets will keep them behind closed doors.

The 25 best kitchen gadgets you can buy for under $25

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There are tons of kitchen gadgets and tools on the market that can make cooking easier and more efficient. A lot of them are also very …

The Weightlifting Routine That Helped This Runner Put On 40 Pounds Of Muscle

Ryan Hall is the fastest American-born marathoner. After his retirement, he set his sights on the bulking up<p>When Ryan Hall returned to the Boston Marathon in April to make appearances, all anybody could talk about was his size. Since he announced his retirement from professional running this …

20 Brilliant Ideas For Decorating With Mirrors

It's the one thing that makes all of these rooms even more stunning.<p>Reflect the beauty of any room with carefully executed mirrors.

Interior Design

Build This Stylish DIY Bluetooth Speaker That Delivers Great Sound

This Bluetooth speaker can be built in a day and is distinguished enough to complement your home's hi-fi system.<p>Bluetooth speakers have exploded in popularity, and are the easiest way to play music off your smartphone. The problem is the speakers are usually a bit small and the sound doesn't quite …

12 Easy Steps to Become a Morning Workout Person

Photo: Girl Meets Strong.<p>We’ve all seen them at 6am: the runners, the lifters, the yogis, working out like they didn’t just drag themselves out of …

How to Buy the Best Turntable and Stereo System for Your Record Collection

In a time when filling a room with sound can be as simple as tapping your phone, getting into vinyl can be intimidating. All those wires and plugs. Picking out a turntable that will last. Not to mention the myriad cartridge, amplifier, and speaker options. And even if you've connected all of those …

15 Features That Will Help Your Home Sell Faster

And for more money.<p>Whether you're looking to sell your house or invest in the value of your home, listen up: From 2014 to 2016, Zillow Digs analyzed more than two million for-sale listings, and found that homes with 15 specific features sold the fastest and for the most money — in some cases, …

DIY: How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

After buying a fixer-upper 17 months ago, gutting it, building a 2-story addition, taking the old roof off and replacing it with a new one -- as well as raising the chimney -- I can comfortably say that laying new floor tile is within the scope of some DIYers.<p>There are a few prerequisites for a …

15 IKEA Alternatives for Modern Design Lovers

We all love a great IKEA piece! My home is covered in IKEA, from the coffee table and the media console to the china cabinet and the home office …

12 Dollar Store Finds That Make Amazing Kitchen Organizers

It doesn't have to cost a fortune to streamline your cooking space.<p>It doesn't have to cost a fortune to streamline your cooking space.

5 Bedroom Décor Tips for a Better Night's Sleep

It's amazing how many people neglect bedroom décor when they think about decorating their homes. They rationalize, if I only sleep there, what does it matter what the room looks like? The fact is, the way you decorate your bedroom can help or hurt how well you sleep. Whether it's too-bright …

The Johannesburg Homemakers Expo 2016 and Home Decor Ideas

It is that time of the year again and Joburg is all excited about the 2016 Homemakers Expo. Taking place at the Ticketpro Dome from the 25th to the …

Getting Ready to Install Trim in the Home? Read This First…

Tips to Install, Finish and Paint Trim and Casing for a Professional Look I am working on a remodel in my

Here's the Only Home Renovation List You'll Need

Check out this everything-and-the-kitchen-sink guide to nailing that next project.<p>Before you hammer away at your home improvement to-do list, check out this to-the-letter guide to nailing that next project.

A Treasure Trove of Awkward Early-20th-Century Infographics

This group of infographics comes from the <i>Scientific American Reference Book</i> of 1913, compiled by Albert A. Hopkins and A. Russell Bond, which is …

Infographics

21 Kitchen Upgrades That You Can Actually Do Yourself

Including options for renters!