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31 Storage And Organization Products You Didn’t Realize Your Home Needed

~Lets get organized, organized.~<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><i>Some reviews have been edited for</i> …

Before and After: This $200 Peel-N-Stick Kitchen Redo is All Sorts of Amazing

This project has so much going for it: it was done for less than $200! It was done in a rental! It features faux DIY granite countertops and a …

Stainless Steel

Tips to Make Your Home Asthma-Safe (So You Can Breathe Easy)

There are a lot of places in your home where dust, mold and other hidden allergens can get trapped and trigger allergic reactions and asthma attacks. …

Allergies

​​The 4 Worst Things to Eat Before Bed | Men’s Health

​The 4 Worst Things to Eat Before Bed<p>​Bananas, good. That bar of dark chocolate ... not so much<p>Getty Images<p>The first rule of late-night feeding: don’t eat too much.<p>While experts say eating before bed doesn’t play a major role in weight-gain, that pre-slumber snack could disturb your sleep.<p>“I tell …

37 Seriously Amazing Tips Every Clean Freak Needs To Know

Everything you need to know (or buy) to make your house spotless!

22 Metabolic Moves That Will Get You EXTREMELY Shredded | Men's Health

It’s called … you guessed it:<p>22 Metabolic Moves That Will Get You EXTREMELY Shredded!<p>Here are the exercises that appear in the video above:<p>1. Triple squat jump<br>2. Rotational spider jump<br>3. Seesaw elevated lunge<br>4. Lateral lunge to lateral slide<br>5. Miniband skater jump<br>6. Dumbbell pause front squat with …

The best architecture and design books of 2016

Calling all design-loving bookworms<p>‘Tis the season for curling up by a roaring fire (or a ten-hour video of a burning Yule log on Netflix, which is a thing). What better hearthside accessory than a good book?<p>We’ve rounded up 17 of the year’s best books about architecture and design—from the …

The 26 Best Amazon Fire Tablet Apps

Amazon's Appstore has an ever-growing list of apps; here are the ones you need now.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Apps

How often you should clean your refrigerator — and the right way to do it

When was the last time you cleaned the refrigerator?<p>Wiping up the occasional drip and opening a box of baking soda doesn't count. We're talking a full-throttle cleaning that disinfects, organizes and restores order to one of the busiest spots in the home. Did you know that a neglected and dirty …

Domestic Technology

Your Definitive Guide to Protein Powders | Men's Health

<b>Whey protein</b>, on the other hand, tends to stay watery — you might spot it as the cloudy liquid that separates from your yogurt. That liquid can be dried out into a convenient, shelf-stable powdered form. Unlike casein, whey protein digests quickly, making it ideal for post-workout nutrition when …

8 Purr-fect DIY Ways to Hide the Litter Box

(Image credit: House Tweaking)<p>Cats are great, and one of the greatest things about them is that they poop indoors. They practically toilet train …

Pets

The 3 Best Exercises For Building Bigger, Stronger Quads | Men's Health

Steve Sanford<p><b>Barbell Front Squat</b><br>Squatting with the weight in front provides a counterbalance that helps you keep your trunk upright, shifting the load onto your quads.<p>Go harder: Elevate your heels by wearing Olympic lifting shoes or by placing them on weight plates. Do 5 sets of 5 with a weight …

How Eating Fruit Helps Your Heart | Men's Health

They were also 34 percent less likely to have a heart attack, and 36 percent less likely to experience an ischemic stroke, the most common kind of stroke that occurs when blood flow to the brain becomes blocked.<p>And it doesn’t take much fruit to make a difference: The people who consumed the most …

Never Take Your Clothes To the Dry Cleaner Again

Quit paying the pros to handle your dirty laundry. These tips will keep your duds looking good as new<p>When your clothes get dirty, you know what to do: Send the nicest items out to the cleaners and throw the rest in the wash. Oh, and maybe get those scuffed wingtips polished up while you’re at …

Clothing

Wondrous: The Civilization V Community Patch Project

The last big official update to Civilization V [official site] came in 2013 with its second large expansion, Brave New World. Three years later, and …

Civilization (Video Game)

Parents guide to games consoles: How to make Xbox One, PS4 and Wii U safe and secure - Pocket-lint

As entertainment technology offers children more ways to connect, it is important parents understand the risks and how to safely get the most out of …

Google opens up its tool for testing your Android phone's lag

For years, Google has had tools to test the lag in Android and Chrome OS devices, letting it know when bad hardware or sloppy software is causing delays in touch input or voice commands. Wish you could check that lag yourself? As of now, you can: Google has posted the source code for WALT, its …

How To Leave Work At 5 P.M. And Still Get Everything Done

It’s a pattern with which most full-time professionals are familiar–you’re spending increasing amounts of time at your desk, but it feels like you’re getting less done. The hours stretch on, the to-do list grows, and you find yourself facing a future where you might let go of your apartment and …

Time Management

10 Household Tools Every Frugal Homeowner Should Have

Don't forget the toolbox!<p>If you have a home, you need a tool kit. It’s an essential for any household. But what to put in it?<p>Well, the good news is …

Woodworking

A Google engineer invented this smart mirror that tells you the news while you admire your looks

If you’re one of the few people who remembers the middling 2000 science fiction film <i>The 6th Day</i>, you may recall that Arnold Schwarzenegger’s character uses a mirror that wishes him a happy birthday and tells him his schedule for the day. That was probably the coolest thing about the movie.<p>And now …

Widgets

Try the ‘Humane Burpee’ for a Ridiculously Good Workout

You’ll pack more work into 4 minutes than most people do in 30<p>One of my favorite exercises to do when I’m time crunched: the humane burpee. (Those are two words I bet you never thought you’d see together.)<p>Created by my good friend Dan Martin, a powerlifter and former firefighter, the exercise works …

Workouts

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

Apps

9 apps to add unique wallpapers to your Android home screen

One of the reasons I prefer Android over iOS is because it offers endless options for customizing the interface. That’s important to me as I like my apps and widgets set up just so, and I enjoy switching up wallpapers every once in a while.<p>Google Play is filled with apps hawking wallpapers, some …

Genius Core Exercises | Men's Health

Take the plank: Most people are familiar with it. And they probably know a few variations, like the side plank or the single-leg plank.<p>But in this video, Gideon Akande, a strength coach and two-time Gold Gloves champion from Chicago, shows you 22 variations of the exercise—from beginner to brutal. …

How to Get Fit with 10-Pound Dumbbells | Men's Health

10 Exercises You Can Do with 10-Pound Dumbbells<p>Discover how to unlock the serious power of light weights<p>Travis Rathbone<p>The last time you touched 10-pound dumbbells was probably while searching for shoes under your wife’s side of the bed. After all, light weights are for women and injury rehab, …

5 Easy, Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades You Can Do This Weekend

Happy weekend! If you're the sort who relaxes by doing projects around the house, one of these low-cost kitchen upgrades might be just the thing for …

Kitchens

Galaxy S6 ranks first in a "real world" speed test

Knowing all about your future smartphone’s potential performance is a useful bit of purchasing information. However synthetic benchmarks have their issues, so perhaps it’s best to look to some real world speed tests to get a feel for how a handset performs in its day-to-day tasks.<p><i>Tom’s Guide</i> has …

Phones

5 Power Foods That Can Help You Drop a Size

<b>2. Cucumbers</b><br>More than 90 percent water, cukes are great for beating bloat or when you want a crunchy snack for next-to-no calories.<p><b>3. Strawberries</b><br>A recent study found that munching on these berries instead of other sweets led people to eat an average of 134 fewer calories at their next meal.<p><b>4.</b> …