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Getting Mold Out of the Shower–Before & After

Getting Mold Out of the Shower–Before & After<p>EDIT: This post, which started out with about 6 comments from my followers when first posted back in …

Quick & Easy DIY Curb Appeal Fixes

Are you looking to sell your home or just increase the value? A few quick DIY curb appeal fixes can go a long way! Plus, they don’t have to be …

15 Ways to Boost Your Property's Value

15 Tips to Increase the Value of Your Property<p>From Quick Fixes to Larger Projects<p>Updated May 19, 2017<p>The goal of any property investment is to …

NuDeck by UGL: Concrete Application

<i>Sponsored by UGL</i><p>New concrete is expensive, and new concrete stairs are really expensive. That’s why I was anxious to try NuDECK by UGL—the same folks …

Home Improvement

10 Shelves Tutorials, Plans, and Ideas

A fun project that many DIY enthusiasts enjoy is <b>making a shelf</b>. One possible reason for this is that it’s not just about making the shelf itself that …

Tutorials

11 Ways to Add Curb Appeal for Under $100

Too many people ignore curb appeal until it’s time to move. Then they spruce up the place for the next residents. How does this make sense? Every …

Here's What It Costs To Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets

To DIY or not to DIY? That is the question. That is almost always the question. You can certainly paint your kitchen cabinets yourself.

Home Improvement

This Paver Patio Base Will Save Your Back

Plastic panels eliminate TONS of labor.<p><b>Pavers:</b> The top layer will be the pavers of your choice.<p><b>Paver Base Panel:</b> Lightweight panels spread the load …

Landscaping

The Best Teeth-Whitening Products, According to Dentists

Take it from someone who was once prescribed stannous fluoride for cavities (which gave me the smile of a seasoned smoker): There are dozens of …

I Paid Off a $27,000 Debt in Just Over Two Years. Here's How I Did It

"It was just really stressful having that debt. I thought about it all the time."<p><i>In this series, NerdWallet interviews people who have triumphed over</i> …

41 Genius Products On Amazon That Are Quickly Racking Up 5-Star Reviews

For the most part, I like to experience things for myself. I'd much rather get a first-person perspective than make a judgment based on the accounts …

5 Miracle Products for Air-Drying Summer Hair to Frizz-Free Perfection

1 of 5<p>L’Oréal Paris Air Dry It Strong Hold Ruffled Body Mousse<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 5<p>IGK Sold Out Curl Priming Basecoat<p>3 of 5<p>Garnier Fructis Smooth Air …

How to Mix Patterns the Modern Farmhouse Way

Consider this Denver home a template for people who hate maximalism.<p>Maximalism might be the ultimate 2018 trend, but when Havenly COO and co-founder …

The Commitmentphobe's Guide to Wallpaper

It's safe to say that wallpaper is having a moment. Based on the number of new wallpaper launches, it’s clear that patterned walls and bold artistic …

14 Inexpensive Design Touches That Can Make Your Space Feel Fresh

You don’t need to spend all weekend building decorative accents to give your home a visual overhaul. Here are 14 inexpensive, easy design updates to …

12 DIY Home Projects ANYONE can Make.

If you are anything like me, you have a passion for anything DIY within your home. How awesome of a feeling is it to be able to create something from …

17 Landscaping Ideas For A Low-Maintenance Yard

Spend less time taking care of your yard and more time relaxing in it.<p>You want to spend your time out in the yard relaxing and enjoying the space, not constantly fighting a losing battle against Mother Nature. You don't need to hire a landscaping crew to smite weeds and wrangle hedges for you, …

15 "Non-Foundations" For No-Makeup Makeup

Ever since our phones stopped auto-deleting the extra "makeup" from "no-makeup makeup," many of us accepted the phrase as not only a much-discussed …

The One Ingredient Dermatologists Swear By For Younger Looking Skin

Gone are the days of women having to shell out hundreds of dollars for effective skincare. You can now find proven skincare formulas right at the …

Healthy Trader Joe's products nutritionists swear by

These are the TJs products dietitians can't live without.<p>As a dietitian, it’s my job to make eating well easy and accessible for people. And as a busy working parent, I need fast, nutritious solutions myself! The beloved grocery store Trader Joe’s does this so well, so I decided reach out to …

Healthy Eating

How to Paint Wood

You might think aside from walking and maybe riding a bike, painting wood would be a close third in the "things that are really easy to do" category. …

33 Designer-Worthy DIYs For a Polished Home

There are few things that are as satisfying as pulling off a successful DIY project, especially when a guest asks where you purchased it. We've …

Personal Organizing

10 Garage Sale Finds to Keep Your Whole Life Organized

Usually, when we think about organizing, we imagine a trip to the Container Store, or at least to Target. But your secret weapons for staying …

Before and After: A Barely-There Bathroom Gets Its Due

This bathroom was an afterthought—the cottage didn't have a bathroom for decades!—and it's finally gotten the love and attention that every room …

9 Easy Home Improvements Under $100

Even if we’re not committing every weekend to home renovations, most of us likely have a wish list of home projects we’d like to tackle if we ever …

How to Prevent Bathroom Mold

The first step is keeping tile dry<p>Check the cfm volume of your fan, usually marked on a label under the grill. Replace it with a larger model if it's …

Cleaning

Tips For Caulking

Use these tips for perfect results every time!<p>Apply painter’s tape to control your caulk lines. Apply the caulk, smooth the joint with your finger …

Home Improvement

How to Grout Tile

Follow these step-by-step instructions.<p><b>How to Grout Tiles</b><p>Grout is the waterproof cement that goes between the tiles. All tiling must be finished with grouting, and this is the really satisfying part! You can create very different looks with colored grout. For more outlandish combinations, test a …

How To Remodel Your Bathroom: A Beginner's Guide

5 things to know before starting any bathroom reno<p>When the time comes for you to update a bathroom, you've got some of the basics down. Below are five bathroom remodeling tips for beginners:<p><i>Design by Barrie Benson; Photography by Simon Watson</i><p><b>1. Plumbing is expensive to move.</b><p>Yes, there are times …

Home Improvement