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    21 Top Rated Laundry Products on Amazon

    These top-rated laundry products leave clothes fresher and cleaner than ever—with less effort on your part. If you're still using the same detergents and stain removal tools from 10 years ago, it's time to upgrade!

    14 Over Kitchen Sink Lights That Are Functional and Stylish

    From pendants to flush mounts, modern to classic, the right over kitchen sink light adds style and brightens up your...


    How to Use Laundry Pods the Right Way

    Trust us, learning how to use detergent pods will take your laundry game up a level.


    6 Outdoor Kitchen Countertop Options

    Outdoor kitchen countertops get a lot of use. Let's narrow down the options and determine which type is best for...


    The Lixada Blocklight Is a Small Flashlight with Lots of Power

    Let there be light with you everywhere you go with these super-compact and affordable Family Handyman approved flashlights.


    13 Best Summer Bedding Sets

    Our home expert found the best summer bedding sets to deal with hot weather. Stay cool without turning on the...


    How to Plan and Build an Outdoor Kitchen

    Design and construct the outdoor cooking center of your dreams.


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    Guide To Kitchen Cabinet Styles

    Before choosing kitchen cabinets, consider which of these six styles best fits your aesthetic, budget and cleaning preferences.


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    Sunroom vs. Screened Porch: What’s the Difference?

    These enclosed spaces let you enjoy the outdoors with more time and comfort.

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    9 Best Kitchen Light Fixtures

    Make your kitchen warm, inviting and tailored to the tasks at hand with these best-of kitchen light fixtures.


    Why You Shouldn’t Keep Plastic Wrap in a Drawer

    That sticky ball of plastic wrap isn't doing anyone any good. Use this simple trick to stop ruining your plastic...


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    Family Handyman Approved: DeWalt Job Site Table Saw

    DeWalt has long been associated with great jobsite tools. This saw is no different.


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    Guide To Choosing Kitchen Cabinets

    When choosing kitchen cabinets, know your options. From materials to cost, style and more, here's everything you need to know.


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    The Best Bedroom Ceiling Lights

    The bedroom of your dreams awaits. Set the mood with just the right light.

    See This Flexible Bench on Your Neighbor’s Porch? Here’s What It Is.

    These rocking benches have a rich history in South Carolina.


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    How Much Does It Cost to Remodel a Kitchen?

    Of course there's no simple answer, but here are some ways to get a ballpark estimate and ideas for saving...


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    Bathroom Light Fixtures Buying Guide

    Bathroom lighting merits as much attention as in any other room. For safety, utility and relaxation, choose bathroom light fixtures...


    If You See a Front Porch With a Separate Door, This Is What It Means

    In Charleston, South Carolina, front porch "hospitality doors" helped neighbors know when it was OK to stop by.


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    Mattress Protectors: What To Know Before You Buy

    An essential bedding accessory, we break down the ins and outs of that household hero, the mattress protector.


    How To Clean a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

    Here’s the plan — don’t neglect the fan.


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    What Is a Sump Pump?

    Standing water in your home can lead to structural problems and health hazards. One solution is a sump pump.


    What Is a Portable Refrigerator?

    A portable fridge makes camping and road trips more enjoyable. Here's an overview of how they work and what to...

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    9 Best Portable Refrigerators

    Looking for the right portable fridge for your next trip or tailgate gathering? We've done the legwork for you!


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    Does Hanging Pennies in a Bag of Water Really Keep Flies Away?

    Not a fan of loose change? In the South, some people swear by using change in a bag of water...


    10 Ways To Stay Warm in Your Home Office

    Working from home? Stay warm with the help of these tips.


    How To Replace the Heating Element in an Electric Oven

    Electric oven heating element replacement is a surprisingly simply DIY fix. Here's everything you need to know.


    10 Kitchen Lighting Design Ideas

    Add brightness and style to your kitchen with these lighting ideas from Instagram.


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    Buyer’s Guide To LED Bedroom Lights

    The right LED lighting in the bedroom can create an inviting atmosphere that promotes calm, relaxation and, of course, sleep.