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07/18/2018 07:00 PM
3 Nature-Inspired Ways to Transform Your Home

Welcome to the great indoors.


07/17/2018 06:12 PM
How to Install a Drip Irrigation System in Your Garden

Using soaker hoses will save you time, money, and water.


07/16/2018 10:48 PM
Now's the Best Time to Shop for Household Essentials (While They're Super Cheap!)

Spend $60 on Amazon Prime Day and get $20 off your already discounted order.


07/16/2018 09:21 PM
Very Important PSA: Amazon Cleaning Services Are Up to $50 Off Right Now

This seriously never happens.


07/16/2018 07:33 PM
The 411 on Giant Hogweed, the Invasive Plant That Can Cause Severe Burns and Blisters

The toxic plant has now spread to even more states across the U.S.


07/13/2018 07:22 PM
How to Build the Ultimate Outdoor Compost Bin

This three-crate system will churn out rich soil in a fraction of the time.


07/13/2018 05:40 PM
8 Kinds of Wood That You Should Absolutely Never Burn

Don't even think about throwing just any ol' log on the fire.


07/12/2018 09:36 PM
Everything You Need to Know About Growing Crisp Cucumbers

Two words: homemade pickles.


07/12/2018 08:03 PM
How to Clean Your Keurig Coffee Maker the Right Way

If you can't remember the last time you wiped it down, read this now.


07/11/2018 10:00 PM
20 Back-to-School Tips to Make Your Life Easier as a Parent

You've got this.


07/11/2018 06:00 PM
7 Genius Ways to Kill Fruit Flies

Get rid of gnats for good with these clever strategies.


07/11/2018 12:18 AM
How to Build a Simple Raised Garden Bed

No more bending over while you weed.


07/10/2018 10:10 PM
30 Fall Decorations That'll Spice Up Your Home for Autumn

Those leaves can't turn fast enough.


07/10/2018 09:31 PM
Test Your Housekeeping Knowledge: How Gross Are Your Cleaning Habits?

There's a 99.9% chance you need to clean your sheets this weekend.


07/10/2018 07:46 PM
Cherry Tomatoes Are the Easiest Plant You'll Ever Grow

Your veggies won't get any fresher than this.


07/10/2018 07:45 PM
The 10 Most Destructive Garden Insects and How to Get Rid of Them

Protect your vegetable plot from these pesky invaders.


07/10/2018 06:05 PM
Fans Are Going Wild for 'Today' Show Host Hoda Kotb's Doormat

TBH, this is the only way parents should greet their guests.


07/03/2018 04:36 PM
Take a Peek Inside Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Farmhouse Nursery for Baby Crew

It looks straight out of an episode of Fixer Upper.


07/03/2018 04:00 PM
18 Front Porch Ideas for Lazy Summer Days

All that's missing is your beach read.


07/01/2018 05:40 PM
What Are Nematodes? These Tiny Parasites Can Help — Or Hurt — Your Garden

Here's how to get more of the good kind and ditch the bad.


06/29/2018 09:00 PM
9 Ways to Make a Tiny Dorm Room Feel Bigger

These creative solutions will make those tight quarters seem downright spacious.


06/29/2018 07:00 PM
10 Essentials for the Best Dorm Room on Campus

These will take that sparse space from bare-bones to the ultimate college hotspot.


06/27/2018 08:00 PM
KitchenAid Mixers Are 55% Off at Williams-Sonoma for the 4th of July

Vitamix blenders are on sale, too!


06/27/2018 04:56 PM
Wayfair's Massive 4th of July Sale Starts Today

Everything in this post is over 50% off!


06/26/2018 09:51 PM
How to Mulch Your Garden and Stop Weeds in Their Tracks

Show your soil some love.


06/26/2018 05:11 PM
Throw Away Your Pool Noodles Immediately, Snakes Are Living in Them

Fire departments are issuing warnings.


06/25/2018 08:51 PM
How to Get Rid of Crabgrass Once and for All

Get your lawn looking like an emerald carpet.


06/22/2018 06:54 PM
Confession: Pothos Is the Only Houseplant I Can Actually Keep Alive Because It Refuses to Die

If I can grow one, you can too.


06/22/2018 04:28 PM
22 Easy 4th of July Crafts That Celebrate America

It doesn't get more patriotic than a red, white, and blue corn hole set.


06/22/2018 03:02 PM
How to Grow Okra in Your Veggie Garden This Year

It's so good fresh ... and so good fried.


06/22/2018 02:54 PM
How to Grow Perfect Pansies That Will Fill Your Garden With Color

Start planning ahead for the fall if you want spring blooms.


06/20/2018 04:02 PM
40+ Ways to Maximize a Small Garden

These expert tips will help you beautify even the tiniest yard.


06/18/2018 09:27 PM
How to Grow French Marigolds Like a Champ

These sturdy flowers simply refuse to die.


06/18/2018 08:27 PM
Why You Should Never Plant a Butterfly Bush Again

They're gorgeous, but they actually do more harm than good.


06/18/2018 04:31 PM
Wayfair Just Extended Its Massive Sale Event

But there isn't much time left to shop!


06/18/2018 03:55 PM
How to Defend Your Garden Against Japanese Beetles

Keep these shiny beetles from skeletonizing your precious plants.


06/16/2018 05:45 PM
How to Keep Your Christmas Cactus Blooming Year After Year

With a little TLC, this winter beauty will stick around until the next holiday season.


06/14/2018 03:08 PM
How to Propagate Succulents in 4 Simple Steps

Grow a whole new garden with just one plant.


06/13/2018 08:49 PM
How to Grow Perfect Sweet Potatoes in Your Backyard

These tubers can flourish in even the poorest conditions with just a little bit of TLC.


06/13/2018 08:19 PM
Over 13,000 Amazon Reviewers Are Obsessed With the InnoGear Essential Oil Diffuser

Can't sleep? Add one of these to your cart, stat.


06/13/2018 06:20 PM
The Best Way to Grow Beautiful Sunflowers and Harvest the Seeds

The birds (and you!) will love them.


06/13/2018 01:27 PM
How to Attract Owls to Your Yard With an Owl Box

Consider your mouse problem solved.


06/12/2018 10:19 PM
26 Plants You Should Always Grow Side-By-Side

These species simply belong together.


06/12/2018 08:49 PM
Are Tomatoes Fruits or Vegetables? Actually, They're Both

This plant has a very interesting history with the law.


06/12/2018 02:20 PM
18 Full-Sun Summer Flowers That Bloom All Season Long

Get ready for your best garden yet.


06/11/2018 06:49 PM
10 Beneficial Insects That Will Actually Help Your Plants

These little guys defend your garden from major pests.


06/11/2018 02:44 PM
10 Herbs You Can Grow Indoors Year-Round

Keep these on a kitchen windowsill to up your dinner-making game.


06/11/2018 02:00 PM
20 DIY Patriotic Wreaths to Celebrate America on the 4th of July

Let freedom ring!


06/10/2018 07:13 PM
10 Easy Soil Tests That Pinpoint Your Garden's Problems

The more bugs you see, the better.


06/08/2018 05:48 PM
7 Tips for a High-Yield Vegetable Garden, Even When You're Tight on Space

Stop planting in rows. It's time to give triangles a try.


06/08/2018 05:21 PM
Bed Bath & Beyond Just Launched a $30 Yearly Membership That's Better Than Amazon Prime

20% off everything all year long? Yes, please!


06/08/2018 04:48 PM
7 Ways to Grow Potatoes in Every Kind of Yard

Digging trenches isn't the only way to go.


06/07/2018 11:04 PM
9 Great Gardening Gloves for *Not* Getting Your Hands Dirty

Your mani never lasted through the weekend — until now.


06/06/2018 09:16 PM
How to Grow Corn in Your Own Backyard

Your summer cookouts are about to become so much more delicious.


06/06/2018 07:25 PM
6 Tips for Storing Seeds Saved From Your Own Garden

A little powdered milk can help you grow your favorite plants again and again.


06/06/2018 05:58 PM
7 Indoor Plants That Can Actually Purify the Air in Your Home

They're NASA scientist-approved.


06/06/2018 05:06 PM
5 Ways to Attract Bats to Your Yard

Fed up with mosquitoes? Bats can help.


06/06/2018 04:00 PM
11 Trendy Ways to Bring the Year's Biggest Color Into Your Home

06/04/2018 08:32 PM
These $25 Mellanni Sheets Might Be the Most Popular Item on Amazon

They come in 39 different colors!


06/01/2018 09:03 PM
15 Summer Crafts to Entertain Kids on Rainy Days

Humid weather calls for sparkly slime!


06/01/2018 07:57 PM
5 Ways to Keep Deer Out of Your Garden

Here's how to keep Bambi from gorging on your greenery.


06/01/2018 04:50 PM
How to Start an Organic Garden in 9 Easy Steps

Grow your own delicious, healthful organic food.


05/31/2018 07:26 PM
15 Things Guests Are Horrified by When They Walk Into a House

Your dog's bed could be stressing people out.


05/31/2018 05:54 PM
3 Things You Need to Know About Calendula

This sunny flower deserves a prime spot in your garden bed.


05/31/2018 05:50 PM
5 Mistakes You’re Making With Your Succulents (And How to Grow 'Em Right)

Crowding them together is a major no-go.


05/31/2018 02:24 PM
5 Potato Box Mistakes You’re Making

Growing your own spuds is easy — if you avoid these errors, that is.


05/30/2018 09:49 PM
How to Grow the Most Pie-Worthy Rhubarb Ever

Enjoy ripe rhubarb every year before all your other summer crops are ready.


05/29/2018 10:47 PM
5 Mistakes You’re Making With Your Fiddle-Leaf Fig

They’re pretty, but also particularly picky.


05/29/2018 10:16 PM
3 Different Ways to Plant Onions in Your Backyard This Year

The number of daylight hours you get matters.


05/29/2018 08:47 PM
14 of the Best Gardening Boots, Clogs, and Shoes You Can Buy on Amazon

Rugged, waterproof, and pretty darn stylish too!


05/29/2018 05:38 PM
How to Grow Natural Stevia Right in Your Own Garden

This sugar replacement has been around for thousands of years. Who knew!


05/29/2018 04:35 PM
8 Plants That Help Repel Mosquitoes

Grow a garden full of your own natural pest control.


05/29/2018 04:22 PM
A Quick Guide to Growing Stunning Black-Eyed Susans and Coneflowers

These flower-bed classics are summer favorites.


05/29/2018 04:12 PM
How to Grow Gorgeous Echinacea in Your Garden

This traditional remedy also happens to have a gorgeous summer bloom.


05/29/2018 03:32 PM
How to Grow the Tastiest Spinach Ever

Make sure your greens don't turn bitter in the heat of summer.


05/26/2018 12:24 PM
5 Effective Ways to Keep Ticks Out of Your Yard

Try these simple ways to keep disease-carrying ticks off of your property (and away from your blood).


05/25/2018 04:37 PM
13 Dorm Room Ideas That'll Make a Small Space Feel Like Home

Workhorse storage is key.


05/23/2018 04:38 PM
The Best Gardening Tools You Can Buy on Amazon Right Now

Bonus: They're all under $50.


05/23/2018 04:14 PM
How to Get Rid of Mice — And Keep Them Away for Good

When it comes to banishing rodents, the best defense is a good offense.


05/22/2018 10:49 PM
How to Get Rid of Chiggers and Soothe Chigger Bites

These tiny mites can cause some major frustration.


05/22/2018 04:17 PM
25 Porch and Patio Ideas You'll Want to Steal This Summer

Your front porch needs a hanging chair ASAP.


05/15/2018 07:33 PM
Wayfair's Massive Sale Will Transform Your Backyard Just in Time for Summer

You can take up to 70% off all of your outdoor essentials.


05/11/2018 05:15 PM
How to Get Rid of Roaches

Ditch these disgusting creatures once and for all.


05/09/2018 04:00 PM
12 Brilliant Decorating Ideas to Maximize Your Small Patio Space

Because any outdoor space is better than none.


05/09/2018 03:18 PM
How to Get Rid of Ants

Bad news: For every ant you see, there's nine more hidden away.


05/08/2018 08:20 PM
16 Easy Container Gardening Ideas for Your Potted Plants

Two words: fairy garden.


05/04/2018 08:33 PM
How to Make Slime With Baking Soda and Contact Solution

This ooey gooey stuff is so easy to make — and so fun to play with!


04/26/2018 10:16 PM
The Best Room Colors for Your Zodiac Sign

Read this before you pick up a paint brush.


04/25/2018 02:00 PM
Wayfair’s Biggest Sale of the Year Is Here and We Want Everything

Way Day is about to be your new favorite holiday.


04/24/2018 11:28 PM
15 Kitchen Trends Designers Never Want to See Again

One expert has very strong feelings about open shelving.