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Healthy Home

Does your garbage disposal smell like last night's dinner?  Here's a recipe to kill odors and keep your disposal fresh. Flush your disposal with a mixture of water and ½ cup baking soda once a week.  You can also grind citrus peels for a clean, fresh scent.  NEVER use harsh commercial drain...

Decorating

If you decide to do a little dumpster diving to save some cash -- you want to be careful about which vintage pieces you choose for your child’s room.  You don’t want to get anything with old, chipping and potentially lead-based paint.  You also want to make sure you stay away from furniture with...

Decor Planning

Preparing your home for holiday entertaining needn't require an entire season or a big budget. You can easily put your house in order in just one weekend with the right approach, according to Carl Prindle of Furniture.com. Here are his tips for readying any home for festive gatherings of...

Electric

Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) are a smart, energy efficient way to illuminate your home, but due to the small amount of mercury they contain, they require special handling to be disposed of properly.  To keep you and your family safe and green, the EPA recommends you follow these tips...

Recipes for Natural Cleaning Products

When your house calls for cleaning but your cleanser cabinet is bare, there’s no need to run out for more store-bought cleaning products. A search through your kitchen cupboards will turn up plenty of natural cleaning products to keep your house clean without damaging the environment.

Banana...
Kitchen Remodeling

Thanks to savvy dealers, demolition experts and everyday folks who rescue building materials, furnishings and plumbing fixtures from homes being demolished, there’s a good supply of valuable recycled lumber and other home building materials ready to be recycled and reused.

Here are a few...