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Spring is in the air — flowers are blooming, the grass is turning green and the weather is getting a little warmer. As a homeowner, you know it’s that time…
Low-Maintenance Landscaping Ideas: Boost Your Curb Appeal
Whether you are getting ready to sell your home or just want to show a little more pride in ownership, updating your yard can make a difference. Not everyone has…
Home and Garden Maintenance Guide
With spring cleaning behind you, the warm weather may prompt you to address a few things outside your house. Whether you aim to improve your house’s outward appearance or spend some…
Spring Cleaning: Electronics Edition
As you organize and declutter your home this spring, you may come across old or unused electronics. Before you toss those unwanted gadgets, though, you may want to consider recycling…
Daylight Saving Home Maintenance Tasks
Updated March 2015 It may not feel like it after the winter we’ve had, but spring is approaching, along with one of the annual rites of the season. At 2…
spring home maintenance
After a long hard winter, spring is finally, hopefully, maybe even desperately, expected to arrive. Here are some home maintenance tips to help welcome the new season. Weatherstripping The U.S. Department…
Energy-efficient windows
Sprucing up your house and yard this time of year may involve cleaning out closets, planting flowers and scrubbing cobwebs off the barbecue. But it can also be a prime…
12 Tips for a Perfect (and Profitable!) Yard Sale
‘Tis the season for yard sales! With warmer temperatures, longer days and spring cleaning well under way, thousands of Americans will be having a garage sale this spring. Unfortunately, simple…