home and living

  1. Home

    10 Home mysteries finally explained through Vine

    Ever wonder why things go haywire or what happens when you're not home? These Viners expose all in six seconds flat.
  2. Décor & Style

    21 Industrial lamps even nonhipsters will love

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    Let's be honest, sometimes hipster decor is so extreme that no one but the uber-fringe has any interest in it. However, other times...
  3. Décor & Style

    Prep your yard for summer

    The backyard can serve as a restful abode of relaxation during the warm summer months, or it can look more like a wasteland of burnt...
  4. Home Improvement

    6 Summer home maintenance items you shouldn't miss

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    Ready to entertain guests for a summer barbecue? Get your home looking and feeling great for entertaining with these six home...
  5. Outdoor & Gardening

    Maria Menounos dishes on relaxing outdoors

    When Maria Menounos isn't busy with her Extra duties and countless commitments, she unwinds in her front yard with her favorite...
  6. Dogs

    Best friends: Tips to keep that tail wagging

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    Owning a dog can be one of life's great pleasures as long as it remains happy in the home. Keep that tail wagging with these helpful...
  7. More Pets

    Battle of the fur: Best ways to remove pet hair

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    Removing pet hair from clothing, furniture, carpeting and sometimes even meals is the bane of most pet owners' existence. Read on...
  8. Home

    2013's most efficient vacuum roundup

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    Are you tired of your vacuum not getting the job done? Ready to finally nail those hard-to-reach places? We're confident these...
  9. Organizing & Cleaning

    Winter sleep sheet roundup

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    Whether your day consists of spending long hours at the office, running errands across town or finally getting your little one to...
  10. Organizing & Cleaning

    5 laundry room organizing tips that will change every mom’s life

    There comes a time in every mom’s life when she gets overwhelmed by her family's laundry piles -- especially as they grow in both...
  11. Entertaining How-tos

    How to pick the right serving accessories

    Imagine attending a black tie affair in a floor-length gown… while wearing a pair of combat boots. It’s not a good move if you’re...
  12. Décor & Style

    Floral Design 101 from Olivier Giugni

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    Flower-arranging classes are on the upswing as younger homeowners and hobby artists across the country continue to embrace a DIY...
  13. Organizing & Cleaning

    How to prepare your home for winter

    As colder weather begins to set in around the country, we know it's a matter of time before many of us start waking up in the...
  14. Organizing & Cleaning

    Easy fixes for common household catastrophes

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    Red wine spilled on your favorite white upholstered chair? Dropped your cell phone in the sink while doing the dishes? Worry no...
  15. Organizing & Cleaning

    5 Steps to winterize your home

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    Compared to all of the other fall to-dos out there—baking apples, shopping for sweaters, and carving pumpkins—winterizing your home...
  16. Décor & Style

    5 Bedroom decorating tips to help you sleep

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    Wouldn’t it be great to get a better night’s sleep? Well, now you can! All you have to do is follow a few of these bedroom...
  17. Outdoor & Gardening

    Dress up a drab winter garden with these ideas

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    Just because the barometer has dropped, doesn’t mean you should let your garden go for the duration of the upcoming cold weather...
  18. Bed and bath

    Guest bathroom checklist: What you need to have on hand

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    We all know what we need when it comes to our own bathrooms (towels, bath mats, a shower curtain), but it can be a bit more...
  19. Bed and bath

    Get steamy: saunas, steam rooms, and steam showers

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    One of the best things about staying in a hotel or at a resort is the luxury of indulging in a hot sauna, steam room, or steam...
  20. Organizing & Cleaning

    Surprising ways to add scent to your home

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    Sure, you can freshen the scent of your home with candles and potpourri, but there are so many other unique ways to brighten up the...