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Handy Home Products for Quick-Fix Repairs

Our professional carpenters, plumbers, painters and electricians tell you which products are their favorites for fixing small problems around the …

Home Improvement

8 GENIUS DIY CLEANING PRODUCTS THAT’LL SAVE YOU TON OF MONEY

Just reflect for a while over how much money and time you might surely have wasted rushing from your home to the departmental stores in order to grab …

Cleaning

20 Borderline Genius DIY Ideas For Repurposing Five Gallon Buckets

Repurposing makes so much sense. Instead of throwing things out that you no longer use, you can just turn them into something that you do use. These …

DIY

39 Insanely Clever DIY Projects You Can Make For Free

Craft projects that don’t require you to go out to the craft store and purchase a lot of supplies can be difficult to find, which puts a crimp in …

Crafting

14 Household Life Hacks That Call For Nothing But Plastic Wrap

It turns out that plastic wrap has many more uses aside from just wrapping food! The simple plastic material can also be used to help you move out of …

Lifehacks

20 Effective Life Hacks for All Occasions

Household tricks and life hacks are invented to make our lives easier. They are proven by the experience of many people and are guaranteed to work, …

Cleaning

How to Clean a Gas Stove and How Often You Should Do It

As the new saying goes: if you have time to binge watch Netflix, you have time to clean.<p>When moving to the Bay Area, my top must-have appliance when …

Cleaning

How to clean a ceiling fan in 60 seconds

After washing windows, cleaning ceiling fans is my most hated chore. I usually end up with dust all over me and only slightly cleaner fan blades.<p>Until recently, that is.<p>To clean your ceiling fan and remain dust-free, try creating a DIY cleaning tool using items you already own. All it takes is a …

Cleaning

14 Awesome Life Hacks That Are Practically Genius

Little life hacks and tricks make our everyday lives more comfortable.<p><b>Bright Side</b> sorted out several life hacks for all occasions, starting from “how …

Lifehacks

22 Amazing DIY Things You Can Make at Home

We would like to offer you this list of 22 DIY things, which we think will evoke joy and adoration in everyone who sees them. If you spend a little …

DIY

This Life Hack Will Change Your Life : Prepare a Delicious Meal With Some Aluminum And An Iron!

Sometimes, you simply do not have access to “modern means of cooking” – no matter if you are on holiday and you cannot enjoy the same comfort you …

Cooking

20 Bathroom Cleaning Life Hacks You Need To Adapt For a Sparkling and Fragrant Space

Who doesn’t love a gorgeous bathroom flaunting a sparkling finish and a lovely fragrance? After all, it’s that little corner of your home which takes …

Cleaning

How to Lower Utility Bills When the Temperature Rises

Thirteen percent of a home’s energy costs are for cooling, according to Energy Star. Here are three easy ways to rein in these expenses—even on hot …

Home Automation

7 Tips for Shopping at Costco, According to Professional Organizers — Organizing Tips from Kitchn

Buying your groceries and home goods at a warehouse store like Costco or Sam's Club can lead to big savings — but you need to be strategic about it. …

Personal Finance

Drywall Installation Archives | Family Handyman

This article walks you through the 'Do's and Don'ts' of drywall installation. It will help you avoid seven common mistakes people make when tackling …

Woodworking

Here's The Difference Between Synthetic And Normal Motor Oil, And What The Numbers On The Bottle Mean

I just changed the oil in my Nissan Pao last week, and in doing so I was warned—several times—that my plan to replace the conventional oil in my car …

Engineering

15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Save $200 and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using these tips from experienced detailers.<p>If you hit your dry paint …

Cleaning

14 Most Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

Whether you like to get your hands dirty in the garden or not, it’s nice to have a few gardening tips and ideas up your sleeve. Here are some of my …

Gardening

18 Genius Bedroom Organization Hacks

Including what to do with The Chair.

11 Home Improvement Scams You Need to Take Seriously

Most homeowners can DIY a few things but for the most part, we rely on contractors to tackle everything from major repairs to remodeling. This can …

Ka-ching! Money-saving tips from the experts

<b>Looking to renovate or buy a new home? Our finance action plan is packed with advice to help you save – fast.</b><p>Your family’s growing and it’s decision …

Remodeling 101: What to Know When Buying a House: 8 Small Signs that Signal Big Problems

It goes without saying that buying a house is a huge investment. However dazzled you may be by the location and spacious closets, you need …

Home Improvement

How to Keep Your White Clothes White

Doing laundry is so routine that it's only when it goes wrong that you give it much thought. White T-shirts gone gray and streaks of detergent …

Greek Island Hopping Is the Low-Key Summer Vacation You've Been Craving

There's something about the Greek Islands that always makes travelers come back for more. It's a vacation that seems to evolve and mature as you do. …

Don’t Paint Your Home’s Exterior Until You Read This

Painting exterior brick is a distinct design choice that can completely change the visual appeal of your home. Brick buildings are tried-and-true …

24 Brilliant Home Hacks That Are Actually The Easiest

Being an adult is hard. Between working, sleeping, eating, and Netflix and chilling, where are we expected to find the time to organize our …

3 Plants That Generate Oxygen Even at Night – Get One for Your Bedroom

Plants are awesome and we all love them, right? It has been said that trees and plants are the lungs of the earth. Through a process called …

Lift and Plump That Booty With These 21 Dumbbell Butt Exercises

While heavy lifting is great for booty gains, don't underestimate the power of a pair of dumbbells! Add these butt-busting moves to your workout routine and you'll be sore as hell tomorrow. But you love that feeling, because even though you'll walk down the stairs funny and you may need a little …

Workouts

How to measure for curtains – for perfectly dressed windows

Curtains can make a huge difference to the feel and look of your home<p>Want to know how to measure for curtains? There is no doubt that curtains and …

The 4 Spiritual Principles That Helped Me Overcome Anxiety & Depression

At 23 years old, it looked like all my dreams had come true. I was the creative director of <i>Bullett</i>, a popular high-fashion magazine that I had …