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Water stain on the ceiling

How to get rid of that hideous water stain on the ceiling and beautify your home

Tired of that ugly water stain on your ceiling? This is an easy way to get rid of it for good without a full drywall renovation.
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Designer reveals the 3 flooring options you should never choose for your home

This designer shares the top three flooring styles you should never choose for your home.
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A polka dot plant adds color and life to your home – here’s how to care for it

A polka dot plant adds color and style to your indoor space. Here are some tips on how to care for it so it thrives all season long.
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Sanding, primer, or both? This is how to prepare a wall for painting

Painting a room is one of the easiest ways to transform its character — here's your guide for all things paint prep so you have professional-looking results.
Bathroom lowlight plants

These are the best shower plants for your bathroom (and why you really need one)

Shower plants have been trendy for a while, but does your bathroom actually need one? Yes. Find out why and which shower plants you should consider.
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Can you heat up Styrofoam? What you need to know to keep yourself safe

Can you heat up Styrofoam food storage containers? Read this before you put your Styrofoam takeout containers in the microwave. Trust us, you won't regret it.
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How to finally rid your yard of that obnoxious mushroom invasion

Are those pesky little caps ruining your green and pristine lawn? Here's how to get rid of mushrooms in your yard for good.
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What to grow in your apartment balcony vegetable garden

Vegetable gardens are not just for homeowners with yards — you can plant a wide array of vegetables (and fruits) on your apartment patio or balcony.
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Are PVC kitchen cabinets a good buy? What to know before you spend any money

Are PVC kitchen cabinets right for your home? Here's your handy guide to the pros and cons of PVC cabinets so you can make the right choice.
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This is the best home design advice we’ve seen on TikTok

What if your personal style affects your resale value? Here's what this TikToker has to say about personalization in interior design.
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Is regrouting your bathroom a wise choice? Here’s what to consider

Are you thinking about regrouting your shower tile, but unsure if regrouting is worth it? Here's what you need to know before you start any project.
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Satin vs. eggshell paint: How to choose the right finish for every room

Before you start painting your home, use these expert-approved tips to decide whether satin vs. eggshell paint is a better option.
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Disconnect your fridge ice maker in 10 simple steps

Need to repair your fridge or install a new ice maker? Here's how to disconnect the ice maker before you begin.
Modern home office layout

10 amazing ways to hide a clunky printer in your home office

Is a big, ugly printer ruining your office aesthetics? Here's how to hide it with style!
English garden walkway

11 attractive English cottage garden design ideas you should steal for your yard

English cottage gardens are timeless and beautiful. You can adapt these amazing ideas for your own garden.
Instant Pot on a table

How to make perfect rice in the Instant Pot – every time

Instant Pot rice cooking doesn't have to be difficult. Use these tricks to get the perfect rice dish every time.
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Follow these tips and tricks to learn how to remove old paint from wood furniture safely and efficiently

Reviving wood furniture is a DIY-friendly project. Follow these steps to give an old piece a fresh coat and a new life in no time.
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Kitchen remodel before & after: A few changes brighten up this space

If you've not spent any time on Reddit, it's a great place to go to get inspired and see real kitchen before and after pictures posted by others.
Dragon tree on a windowsill with copper watering can

How to prune a Dracaena marginata (dragon tree) so your plant stays thriving

Dracaena marginata plants often get too tall for an indoor space. Follow this dragon tree pruning guide so yours stays healthy and manageable.
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We found the absolute best places to buy affordable midcentury modern furniture

Midcentury modern furniture is classy and elegant. You can shop for it at these places without breaking the bank.
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Water in your basement? Do these 3 things immediately

Water in your basement is a serious problem. Here's how you can protect your home by acting quickly when your basement floods.
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4 outstanding paint colors for your small laundry room upgrade

If your laundry room is dark and dingy, don't fret. Make your small laundry room feel huge with these fresh, clean paint colors.
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25 stellar staircase ideas to freshen up the look of your home

Changing up your staircase can be one way to upgrade the look of your home. We’ve got 25 ideas ranging from subtle to dramatic to help you figure it out.
Lucky bamboo in small pot on wooden table.

How to propagate lucky bamboo in 5 easy steps so you don’t have to buy it

Lucky bamboo is a popular, unique, and aesthetic indoor plant. Here's how to propagate lucky bamboo so you don't have to buy more.
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How to tell if your antique store find is actually vintage

Is your new furniture antique, vintage, or retro? Here's how you can tell whether your vintage store find is truly vintage.
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Report: These are the home design trends that are hot this summer

Whether you're trying to beat the heat or have a place to gather friends and family, the following design trends are here for the summer and beyond.
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Add some flavor to your Independence Day bash: Our 8 favorite 4th of July drinks

We’re taking the fun up a notch with our pick of the best tasting 4th of July drinks — if you’re into cocktails or just want a refreshing (and festive) drink!
Three cushions on backyard bench

How to clean your patio furniture cushions the right way

Patio furniture cushions endure a lot of heavy use and damage from the elements. This is how to clean outdoor cushions effectively.
Red, white, and blue theme cupcakes with USA flags for Independence Day

8 tasty 4th of July desserts even baking novices can make

Here are eight 4th of July desserts anyone can make. Before the fireworks even start, you’ll have everyone cheering for these red, white, and blue desserts.
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11 helpful tips to keep bugs out of your apartment or condo

Our 11 tips don't require an exterminator to keep your home pest-free. This is how to keep bugs out of your apartment or condo the easy way.
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Textured walls are back: Here’s how to texture a wall in your home

Wall texture can add depth and dimension to a room. Here's how to make it a part of your next remodel in no time.
Gray and orange retro inspired living room

This is the paint color that will boost your home’s resale value, according to Zillow

While there are many to choose from, if you want to add value to your home, a new report from Zillow may help you decide on that next kitchen paint color.
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5 home pieces you should always buy at thrift stores (and 6 you shouldn’t)

Somewhere along the line of the last decade or so, thrift store shopping became cool again. Here are easy rules to follow when shopping at thrift stores.
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Can you paint cedar siding? What you need to know

Can cedar be painted? Cedar siding is beautiful on its own, but if you choose to give it a little spruce with some paint, read this first.
Close-up of a woman holding a wicker laundry basket with white clothes

3 things to know about homemade laundry detergent so you don’t ruin your clothes

Does homemade laundry detergent really work? Read on to find out how effective DIY soap is, how to make it, and the pros and cons of using it.
Mminimal white photo wall gallery

It’s time to ditch the gallery wall: Here are 5 fresh alternatives

Instead of a cluttered gallery wall, focus on a simple statement that will catch the eye of the viewer. Here are our favorite alternative gallery wall ideas.
Interior country-style kitchen

French country decor that will wow any room

French country decor is one of those classic styles that never goes off rend. Here's how you can make this style work for your home.
Taupe wall paint with taupe chairs and a large plant

What colors go with taupe? Striking ways to design your home

Taupe is a versatile neutral color, but what colors go with it? Here are the best color combinations for your home.
Girl surprising her dad with a Father's Day gift

10 Father’s Day gifts he’ll be proud to display

Give Dad something he'll be proud to call his own — and something he'll never expect. Here are 10 Father's Day gift ideas that he will love.
Single-family home with curved walkway and large tree in front yard

10 simple yard cleanup tips that will make your life easier

Discover 10 simple and effective yard cleanup tips to revive your overgrown outdoor space. Learn how to create a beautiful oasis for your family to enjoy.
Man laying sod over dirt

Can you lay sod over existing grass? What you need to know

Laying sod down is a complicated process. Is it worth it to pull up the old stuff or can you lay sod over existing grass? Find out here.
Tall grass with good lawn maintenance

Use these natural, chemical-free crabgrass killers to take back your overgrown lawn

Want to take out crabgrass without chemicals? Use one of these natural crabgrass killers to finally take back your lawn.
Decorative areca palm

Why your home should have an areca palm (and how to care for it)

Want to bring a slice of the tropics into your home? This is what you need to know about growing an areca palm indoors.
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7 queer-owned Etsy art shops to support this Pride Month

Support queer creators this Pride Month by buying from small businesses.
Lawn sprinkler

How often should you water new sod? What you need to know

One missed watering in conjunction with normal summer heat can cause the individual pieces of sod to shrink away from one another, leaving a patchwork lawn.
Cottage home with wildflower front yard garden

You’ll want to copy this Redditor’s cozy garden design

Sometimes all it takes is seeing another person's garden design ideas to inspire you to make a change or incorporate part of their ideas into your own backyard.
Bedroom with a black accent wall

Decorating on a budget: 6 inexpensive upgrades designers swear by

If you're decorating on a budget, try these cool hacks designers love (that are totally affordable).
Eucalyptus plant in shower

Eucalyptus in the shower? Here’s how to grow this fragrant plant for your spa-themed bathroom

Wish your bathroom felt like you were at the spa? Here's how to plant, care for, harvest, and hang eucalyptus in the shower for a relaxing, fragrant ambiance.
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What are bamboo bed sheets? Why you should consider them for summer

Here are the pros, cons, and everything else you need to know about bamboo bed sheets to buy this summer. 
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One of the best realtors in the country gave us their top tips for buying a home in 2023

If you're a first-time home buyer, don't stress. A realtor reveals their best tips on how to buy a house.