Home & Garden

Homeowners with beautiful kitchens start with granite countertops. They're hardy, stain resistant, as well as being chip resistant. You can put hot pots on them or spill your coffee on them, and granite countertops won't even blink. The sealant...
Studies prove that clutter in your home affects your mental health and ability to focus. When we allow things to overtake our homes, they require constant upkeep. If you notice yourself moving one item over and over, you might...
Have you taken too many low water pressure showers over the past few months or weeks due to a leaky shower head? Showerheads leak for a variety of reasons, including lime buildup in the showerhead, a deteriorated O-ring and...
Do you find that your backyard landscape is not as inviting as you would like? Are the plantings uninspiring and requiring more maintenance than you have time to take on? A garden should not be a space that is too...
Taking care of plants would be so much easier if there was one uniform way to do so. Unfortunately, there is not. Some plants prefer to be in full sunlight while others opt for the shade. One plant may...
Who said you couldn’t have a good looking backyard with a four-footed friend? Granted, there are a few challenges involved that could potentially require a bit of sacrifice. If you’re looking to have your beloved pooch frolic in your...
Who says photos only belong in frames? If you can print it, you can add any photo or design of your choice to a candle. With a printer and just a few other inexpensive supplies, you can create unique...
Many specialized products can act as rust removers for items within your household. We are going to take a look at one selection in particular and discuss why it might be the best choice for you to consider. Rust...
Spills on carpet are one of life's annoyances that we want to avoid as much as possible because they can seem nearly impossible to clean. Here are some tricks you can learn so that your next carpet spill won't...
A beautiful garden enhances every property, especially when flowers and shrubs delight with bright colors, textures and shapes. Interesting sculptures, planters and pots also add visual interest to a garden, and our do-it-yourself project will fascinate all who see...
You can have a garden just about anywhere, including the inside of your apartment. It doesn’t matter what size your apartment is, you’ll be able to grow anything you want. However, if you’re trying to grow a vegetable or...
If you live in temperate and cooler climates your non-coniferous trees will shed their leaves in autumn. You might be quick to clean them up before the wind blows them into deep corners of your yard or onto your...
Meditation is a wonderful way to shed the cares of the day and relax, and some modern gardeners have decided to create their own Zen garden. One of the beauties of this type of landscaping requires an artistic eye...
If your bagless vacuum has begun to leave you feeling a little letdown, don't trash it and buy a new one. Your vacuum may just need a little bit of loving care to get "back to its old self"....
Houseplants aesthetically contribute to the interior by bringing a bit of wilderness to the man-made scene. In practical terms, they also transform carbon dioxide into oxygen while removing a few air pollutants. None of this happens, though, unless they...