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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...
Allergy Relief: 10 Tips to Breathe Easy at Home
This year's allergy season? Nothing to sneeze at. The long, cold winter kept trees dormant for longer than usual, which means tree pollen season will overlap with grass pollen and mold seasons. For those with multiple...
Primer

Great painting results depend a great deal on the primer you use -- even when you're applying spray paint to metal surfaces. Metal and wood are the top two substrates on which primers are used, rusty metal in particular.  And corrosion resistance is key.  With Krylon’s new Dual Paint and...

Air Quality

If your home has been damaged by a fire's smoke and soot, don't give up hope.  Depending on the scope of the damage, specially trained professionals can virtually erase the effects of smoke and soot damage from wall coverings and carefully clean window treatments, furniture, and carpeting....