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If You Know These Things You’re a Genius Homeowner

…and if you don’t, now you do!<p>Plus: How to Find and Fix Roof Leaks<p>There is a four-step strategy for fixing a running toilet. The fix will not only …

Plot Twist: These 15 Low-Light Indoor Plants Actually Crave Dark Corners

My tiny studio apartment gets an insanely low amount of natural light. Though the sole window in the apartment is large and generous, it's also …

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

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You Are $10 Away from a Ridiculously Organized Bathroom

Want to feel like an organizational genius? Try some of 3M Command's adhesive strips and hooks. These $10 game changers are endlessly useful around …

5 Places to Buy Large-Scale Art on a Budget

We know great things come in small packages, but sometimes bigger truly is better—especially when it comes to your art. Sure, we love a gallery wall …

The Unexpected, Yet Totally Natural, Way to Repel Mosquitoes

I live in a one bedroom "garden" apartment, which means that I get to have my own front door, porch, and small strip of flower bed. The only downside?<p>…

All-Inclusive Resorts For Your Next Vacay — No Passport Required

The way we see it, there are two kinds of vacations: the kind where you’re running around sightseeing and scouring the internet for tips on where to …

The Money-Wasting Mortgage Mistake You’re Likely to Make

Property taxes, homeowners insurance, interest, HOA fees—when it comes to your monthly mortgage payment, your loan's principal doesn't lack company.

This Stitch in Time Saves You From Re-Doing Your Shower

With so many home maintenance tasks that "should" be done, it's inevitable that a few go by the wayside for a bit longer than is ideal. Sometimes …

This Popular Plant is Harder to Kill Than To Keep Alive

If there were ever a plant that's perfect for people who are terrible with plants, it's the sweetheart or heartleaf philodendron. Not only are they …

Why This Montana Farmer Grows Food Year-Round in Shipping Containers

She can control the water, temperature, and light conditions remotely, with an app on her phone. Is this the future of food-growing?

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24 Best Products on Amazon for Clean Freaks

There’s no shame in being a “Monica” (the beloved character from <i>Friends</i> who loved cooking, competition, and always, <i>always</i> keeping her home sparkling clean). Sure, you may be an obsessive “clean freak,” but you probably know you also are less susceptible to getting colds and generally finding gross …

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Ultraviolet Photography Reveals the Unexpected Fluorescence of Flowers

Self-proclaimed “photon-packing mixed photographer” Craig Burrows continues to captivate with his unique series of floral illuminations. Captured using cameras modified for ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence, the fanciful photographs showcase Burrow's ability to turn ordinary flora into …

5 Ways to Arrange Furniture in a Long, Narrow Living Room

Long, narrow living rooms can be a chore to lay out and decorate, not to mention live in. Nobody wants to feel like they're entertaining in a train …

12 Furniture Stores Like IKEA To Buy Minimalist Home Decor

IKEA, who?<p>We’re not hating on IKEA, but they aren’t the only ones doing minimalist modern home decor right. Although IKEA’s prices are hard to beat, we’ve found some awesome alternatives at every price point that will have you saying, “IKEA who?”<p>Get creative with your modern aesthetic and <b>check out</b> …

Living Rooms

Minimal Rooms So Appealing You'll Want to Declutter in 2018

While maximalist, Bohemian, "Jungalow-inspired" spaces were all the rage in 2017, there was another design style that gained in popularity: …

3 Things You're Buying That Are Too Small

Scale is the number one area where most people make mistakes decorating their home. It takes a trained eye to design a properly balanced room–the …

The African Enlightenment

The highest ideals of Locke, Hume and Kant were first proposed more than a century earlier by an Ethiopian in a cave<i>By Dag Herbjørnsrud</i>Read at Aeon

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Millennials Are Screwed - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Michael Hobbes<p>Michael is a contributing writer for Highline.<p>Typography - Jason Wong<p>Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey.<br>He is also a part of the lettering sketch blog Friends of Type.<p>Spiritual Guide - Becky<p>Becky is an 8-bit creation living in …

The Best Way to Find More Time to Read

There is no question I’m asked more often than “how do you find the time to read so much?” or “how can I find more time to read?”<p>Let me share with …

100-Megapixel Photo Lets You Observe Rich Details of Craters on the Moon

Most of us spend a good portion of our lives thinking you can only get a good look at the moon through a high-powered telescope, but technology continues to prove us wrong, as NASA places stunning images from its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter for the public to view and process.<p>Orbiting Earth's moon …

6 Pro Tricks to Know When Arranging Your Room

One-click online shopping and free shipping has made the whole furniture buying process seem super easy and accessible. But what happens when you …

This Mum's List Of "Don'ts" For Her Daughter Is So Empowering

Recent studies have found that rigid gender stereotypes negatively impact girls as young as six years old, but writer Toni Hammer is doing everything …

The best NYC restaurants hidden in weird places

Best NYC restaurants in weird places<p>1<p>Photograph: Courtesy of dinnertable<p>Restaurants, American<p>dinnertable<p>East Village<p>You’ve no doubt heard about the …

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5 Sneaky Ways To Make A Tiny Bedroom Look MUCH Bigger

Inconvenient as it may be, there's a certain charm about having a small bedroom: It's easier to make a tiny space feel cozy, and the limited square …

Artist with Synesthesia Paints Music as Gorgeous Splashes of Color

Missouri-based artist Melissa McCracken paints music. As a synesthete, the sounds that she hears every day—whether it's someone's name or a song on the radio—are translated into vibrant, beautiful colors that carry the cadence of melodies. McCracken's vivid paintings stem from her desire to capture …

3D Scans of 7,500 Famous Sculptures Available Online to Download and 3D Print

A few weeks ago, the world-renowned British Museum made a 3D model of the Rosetta Stone—one of its most prized and popular artifacts—available online. This fascinating free resource is one of many in a wave of recent digitization projects carried out by museums and other contemporary cultural …

The Big, Booming Business of Wellness

If you haven't noticed, being healthy is all the rage right now. Just look at Instagram, where conspicuous consumption is increasingly swathed in …

Graphic Shows the House Plants That Naturally Clean the Air in Your Home, According to a NASA Study

This is a quick public service announcement. If you believe in science and facts, read on.<p>Back in the 1980s, NASA published a research report called …

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