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The big exception to Costco price adjustments (and how to get around it)

When it comes to shopping at Costco, there’s one pretty big price adjustment exception you need to know about. We dig into what you need to know!
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The secret Costco rotisserie chicken deal only pros and super fans know about

Did you know you can buy an entire case of uncooked Costco rotisserie chicken for $4.89 each? Here's what you need to know.
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The 10 tips pro shoppers wish they knew their first time shopping at Costco

If it’s your first time shopping at Costco, it can be a little overwhelming. Luckily, a few pros share their best tips for Costco shopping.
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Experts reveal how bold paint colors will elevate 2023 interior design

When it comes to 2023 interior design trends, rich hues are going to dominate design aesthetics.
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Revealed: The Costco deals pro shoppers never pass up

But what are the absolute best Costco deals? Pro shoppers answered that for us.
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This timelapse video of Costco pumpkin pies disappearing is weirdly comforting

Pumpkin pie is always a good idea. All you have to do is look at this timelapse video of Costco pumpkin pies disappearing from the shelves to understand that.
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The climate change risks home buyers are sleeping on, according to Zillow

According to a recent analysis by Zillow, there’s really only one climate change risk home buyers are heeding — flooding.
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It’s official: The housing market is taking a hit (finally)

With skyrocketing housing prices, finding your dream home (or any home at all) has been nearly impossible. Well, it looks like all of that is over.
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This cozy living room proves hygge can be gorgeous and affordable

Check out this cozy living room in a Copenhagen dwelling, which proves you don’t have to spend a whole lot of money to capture that hygge feeling in your home.

This cheap, easy hack for fruit and vegetable gardens will save your harvest

If you’ve ever tended to your garden to discover your newly ripened strawberry bush had been ravaged by an invading flock of birds, this garden hack is for you.
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Afraid of maximalist wallpaper? 6 Reddit-approved ways to add it to your decor

How can you decorate with your maximalist wallpaper so that your whole room feels like it was designed by a pro? Reddit has you covered.
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Kitchen remodel before & after: 1950s-inspired reno turns a boring space fab

Need a little inspiration for your own kitchen remodel? This 1950s-inspired kitchen renovation is bright and happy.
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Costco shoppers absolutely hate these 5 things about its stores

What are the biggest gripes about shopping at Costco? This is what regular shoppers had to say.
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This delicious 3-ingredient gluten-free pancake recipe is ridiculously simple

This gluten-free pancake recipe — with only a few ingredients — can be cooked in minutes and creates fluffy, mouthwatering pancakes (no gluten necessary).
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Barbiecore: The glam new home design trend you’re missing out on

Bolstered by next summer’s Barbie movie, Barbiecore first swept fashion trends and is now hitting home aesthetics. Here’s what you need to know.
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We all love Costco samples, but doing these 6 things will make everyone hate you

Costco samples are definitely at the top of the list of reasons to love Costco. Here's what Costco samplers say you should never do.
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Change is here: Why all buyers and sellers need to be wary of the housing market

For so long, the housing market has been a seller’s market. The tides are starting to shift — but how will buyers and sellers be affected?
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Our favorite electric toothbrush is $60 off for Prime Day

Are you bored with the routine of brushing your teeth each day? This Oral-B Electric Toothbrush Prime Day deal will make brushing way more fun.
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Prime Day: This Keurig coffee maker is 20% off (and won’t take up counter space)

This Keurig K-Mini Prime Day Deal gives you the chance to save 20% on the most compact Keurig model.
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Octopus decor: Do you love or hate this weird lighting? The internet has thoughts

Driftwood, seashells, nautical symbols — all are hallmarks of beachy design. But have you considered octopus decor?
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Before & after: This powder room refresh is must-see

Need a little inspiration for your powder room decor? Check out this recent powder room renovation.
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What your Costco receipt color really means (and other questions answered)

There are many questions about Costco receipts: What do the different colors mean? Do you need them for returns? And just why does Costco check receipts?
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Concrete stained to look like wood is super trendy — but Reddit has thoughts

Wood-stamped concrete is one way to spruce up your tired concrete patio, but like all options, it has its pros and cons.
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50% of people cry at least once when buying a home, survey finds: Tips to reduce your stress

New research from Zillow confirms that half of Americans cry at least once during the process of buying a home.
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Working from home is why house prices are so insane right now: Study

New research indicates that the reason house prices have skyrocketed has nothing to do with the market, but the way we live our lives. Find out more.
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Before and after: A cool idea to upcycle a boring old entertainment unit

Repurposed furniture is good for the environment and your wallet. This upcycling project will inspire you to find a spot for your old entertainment unit.
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It’s official: We’re not dusting our houses nearly enough

Dyson’s 2022 Global Dust Study investigated global cleaning habits. Here’s what you need to know — as well as some advice on how to eliminate dust.
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5 things you should always buy at Costco (and 4 you really shouldn’t)

Wondering what to buy at Costco? These are some of the best deals — and some of the worst.
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Supply shortages are messing with this Costco favorite

Unfortunately, there have been some changes to the Costco mac and cheese — here’s what you need to know.
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Revealed: How much home renovation projects actually cost

What are the most popular home remodeling projects? And how much are homeowners spending? Read on to find out.
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The internet has thoughts about this awful bathroom tile job

This house took its commitment to bathroom tile to a whole new level — and Reddit, not surprisingly, had something to say about it.
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Reality check: This is where Americans are actually moving

Have New Yorkers really moved to the Sun Belt in droves since the pandemic started? The places Americans are buying homes might surprise you.
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4 fantastic items Costco shoppers swear by for healthier eating

These are the Costco healthy foods regular shoppers tell us are their go-to favorites.
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This table has a river running through it, and the internet has questions

Check out this amazing, unique river table that brings green interior design to a whole new level. It’s taken the internet by storm and people have thoughts.
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4 secret TikTok kitchen spring cleaning tips everyone forgets

Don't forget to clean these important spots in your kitchen. With these TikTok kitchen cleaning hacks, you’ll be able to get the job done correctly in no time.
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This Costco must-have got a lot more expensive, and no one is happy

There are a lot of Costco must-haves on your food shopping list, but this beloved item is more expensive than ever.
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Never lose track of your stuff again with this genius TikTok storage hack

Are your storage bins a mess? With this amazing TikTok storage hack, you'll be able to find whatever you need in seconds.
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Using these popular floor cleaners is like inhaling pesticides, study says

According to recent research, there’s a chemical in some household cleaners so bad it’s basically like breathing in car exhaust — you probably have it at home.
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The secret Trader Joe’s hashtag on Instagram you need to follow immediately

If you're a fan of Trader Joe's, this is the Instagram hashtag you need to know about. Delicious Trader Joe's recipes are just a click away.
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Save even more at IKEA with these 5 incredible shopping strategies

With these tips and strategies, you’ll save even more money on your next IKEA excursion.
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The annoying bathroom design flaws most homeowners can relate to

These are the bathroom design flaws that are all too common and how you can fix these design mistakes.
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LG thinks it made an indoor smart garden you’ll actually care about

LG's newest entry into the green living category is an indoor smart garden that can fit in even the smallest homes. Read all about it.
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An honest review of the airweave mattress advanced

Is the airweave mattress advanced right for you? We investigate the pros and cons of this unique sleep option.