Home Ideas

Easy Lawn Care Tips for a Beautiful, Inexpensive Yard

We all want a nice yard, but landscaping can be expensive and time consuming. Luckily, there are lots of things that you can do to spend less on your yard while keeping it looking great.

Indoor Cat Gardens

Experts agree that the safest place for your cat is indoors, but that doesn’t mean your cat can’t ever have a chance to walk in the grass or roll in sweet-smelling flora. You can give him his own indoor kitty garden!

DIY Car Wash? Be Careful!

Our favorite way to wash a car: drive it in and let the machines at it. But if you're the industrious kind who wants to DIY, remember that not all washes were created equal. If your driveway wash-up is like lots of car owners' you may be risking damaging to your ride. Does this sound like your cleaning routine: Haul out the big jug of dishwashing detergent, squirt a healthy dose into a rusty metal bucket...

USB Aromatherapy Oil Burner

More perfect for her than him, the USB Aromatherapy Oil Burner isn’t messy and doesn’t take up a lot of space.

Recycled Decor: 3 Easy Projects!

Author Kate Shoup is the queen of what she calls "upcycling," recycling an item into a higher use. Here are three of our favorite quick Shoup creations for the home.

We’re Obsessed With: Target’s New Designer Home Line

John Derian for Target will debut, featuring trays, other giftware, stationery and giftwrap sporting the artist’s romantic style: birds, words, symbols, shells, botanicals, and more

Maytag Refrigerator Recall: How To Get That Fridge Fixed Free

News of a Maytag refrigerator recall has lots of homeowners running to the kitchen hunting for serial numbers. Here is what you need to do to fix or replace your refrigerator.

DIY Sleek New Centerpieces

Put together a modern flower arrangement that, while decidedly stylish, will still look right at home on a table full of burgers on the back porch.

Ask The Expert: Affordable Natural Cleaners That Work

Trish Riley, founder of Go Green Gifts shares her low-cost remedy on buying natural cleaners.

Backyard Bargain: Stamped Concrete Replaces Pavers

Looking to get your backyard in shape for less money?

Girls Can Snowblow Too: Our 7 Tips For Safety

If you’ve never operated a snowblower, here are our seven key tips for carefully blowing the snow.

7 Worst Yard Decorations Ever

Do not make these seven mistakes when decorating the yard.

Spend Less on Greens at the Grocer

Here’s a few options to go from garden to gorgeously plated in minutes.

Shop the Sales: 9 Yard & Garden Bargains

We've shopped the stores and trolled the Web, and found nine great yard items worth snapping up while the getting is good.

Paint The Fence! Without Breaking Your Back

What are we to do when dutiful upkeep of our yard delimiter requires a fresh coat of whitewash?