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Home Health Check: Ways to Breathe Easier While Cooped Up
If you find yourself cooped up indoors during the winter months, you may not be getting much fresh air. If the air in your home feels stale or it’s too dry, there…
Cleaning Tips for Your Home: How to Help Prevent Flu from Spreading
Flu season is in full swing. What can you do to help prevent the spread of germs within your home? If someone in your home has the flu, there are steps…
4 Winter DIY Home Improvement Ideas
It’s the dead of the winter and you’re cooped up inside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t be productive. If you are looking for some DIY home improvement projects for…
Winter Fire Safety: Keep Fire Hydrants Clear of Snow
When winter is at its coldest, you may want to spend most of your time inside. However, it’s important to keep an eye on what’s happening outdoors, too. Wintry weather…
Temporary Decor for Your Rental Home
When you rent a home, your landlord will likely restrict what you can personalize. Oftentimes, painting and putting nails in walls are prohibited. And breaking the rules can reduce the refund you…
6 Ways to Organize Your Home in the New Year
When you think of New Year’s resolutions, fitness goals and trying to save money may come to mind. But organizing your home on a regular basis is a resolution that…
Baby’s Almost Mobile: How to Baby-Proof Your Home
If your little one is on the move and close to her first steps, it might be time to baby-proof your home. You may already have basic precautionary measures in…
How to Help Deter Burglars from Your Home
Here’s some good news: The FBI estimates that burglaries in 2013 were down 8.6 percent from 2012. In that same report, however, the FBI notes that approximately 74 percent of burglaries occurred in residences…
Home Air Filters 101: What to Consider Before Buying
While many homeowners may know they should change their air filters regularly, some may not know what kind to get. If you’re a first-time homebuyer and have never had to…
Make the Holidays Happy, Not Hazardous [Infographic]
Holiday sweaters aren’t the only things that can get ugly this season. Holiday hazards at home can pose a threat to your cheer, whether you leave your valuables exposed while hosting…