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    12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some big changes to your home.

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    10 Women Inventors Who Changed Home Life Forever

    From the circular saw to Scotchgard, inventions by women revolutionized our homes. In honor of Women's History Month, we spotlight...


    15 Home Tech Items You Can Get At IKEA

    For a home that keeps up with the times, check out IKEA's budget-friendly tech gadgets.


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    7 Best DIY Self-Monitored Home Security Systems

    Always be in control of your security system, no matter where you are, with these smart options.


    25 Hidden iPhone Hacks You Never Knew About

    From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these are the secret iPhone hacks you'll wish you knew...

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    This Is How Often You Should Be Rebooting Your Router

    Giving your router a break can do more than just speed up your Internet connection.


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    What You Need To Know About Internet Data Throttling

    Internet providers are bringing back data caps at a time when more people than ever are using their home internet....

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    Best Smart Locks for 2021

    Smart locks let you automatically lock your door, give guests temporary access and check your lock from miles away. Here...


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    8 Best Doorbell Security Cameras

    These high-tech gadgets do double-duty, serving as a functional doorbell and security camera. We can help you choose the one...


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    Stuff We Love: Dyson V11 Torque Drive

    We tested the top-of-the-line Dyson V11 Torque Drive and nearly fell in love with vacuuming the house.


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    13 Things Rich People Never Waste Their Money On

    Wealthy people can buy anything and everything they want, right? While that might be true, it doesn't mean the rich...

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    14 Creepy Things Google Knows About You

    You're not gonna believe all the info Google has on you...but it's true. And here's what you can do about...


    15 Home Products You Should Snatch Up on Cyber Monday

    Every year Cyber Monday breaks its own sales records, and 2020 is shaping up to be more of the same....


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    If You Charge Your iPhone Like This, You Could Be Ruining Its Battery

    Oh, no! Most people do this every day, and they have no idea the consequences could be this bad.


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    7 Red Flags Someone Is Stealing Your WiFi

    Having an outside party steal your WiFi can be inconvenient and frustrating at best, harmful to you and your household...


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    Deals We Love: Air Movers

    These two air-movement tools from Hart provide durability and portability for DIYers with busy lives.

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    9 Best Smart Blinds

    Choosing the right smart blinds can be confusing. We break down the options and offer the best choices for every...


    Handy Home Products Created by Small Businesses

    Small businesses need your help in these challenging times. Support them if you can!


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    Create a Dream Home Theater With Amazon Prime Day Deals

    Prime Day is right around the corner but it's especially exciting when Amazon announces early deals that are available right...


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    19 Low-Key Ways to Keep Your House Warm This Winter

    As the temperature starts to take a dip, there are some simple things you can do to cut back on...


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    7 Best Vacuum Cleaners for Pet Owners

    Want to effectively pick up what your furry friends are putting down? Here are some of the top-rated vacuum cleaners...


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    7 Best Laptops for College Students

    The wrong laptop can be detrimental to online quizzes, assignments and classes. These choices are well-suited for a college student’s...


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    How to Install and Connect a Google Nest Hello Doorbell

    See who's knocking on your door — the smart way.


    5 Toughest Laptops for Construction Pros

    The laptops on this list are a far cry from most ultra-light, ultra-thin modern machines ... and that's a good...

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    What to Know About Smart Sprinklers

    Save money and water with a sprinkler controller that connects with an app or smart assistant.


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    6 Best Smart Doorbells for Your Home

    A smart doorbell can help you step up your smart home game, adding live video feed, two-way audio, motion alerts...


    Weird Smart Home Gadgets You Didn’t Know Existed

    As smart homes become more and more of a trend, an increasing number of strange smart gadgets are popping up...


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    What to Know About Smart Locks

    These locks can be controlled remotely and have many useful features.


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    What to Know About the Nest Thermostat

    The Nest Thermostat can help save money on heating and cooling costs while keeping your home cozy.


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    Best Smart Light Bulbs for 2020

    Here are eight of the best smart light bulb options for creative home lighting, featuring color-changing, dimming, automation and voice...