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Here’s How to Keep a Cat from Scratching the Furniture
While you might not be able to keep cat from scratching furniture altogether, these tips...
12 Decorating Tips That Help You Sell Your Home Fast
Make your home universally appealing to get it sold more quickly.
19 Bungee Cord Hacks to Get Hooked On
These fantastic elastic cords are useful for more than just tying down tarps. Here are 19...
What to Do With Your Old Wall-Mounted Phone Jack
Let's face it: the wall-mounted phone jack is becoming a thing of the past. Cover...
21 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Dishwasher
Bear in mind these ways to keep this appliance running or else risk washing your dishes by hand.
21 Gross Smells You Can Neutralize Using Items in Your Pantry
Dealing with a smelly pet or can't stand the smell of fresh paint? Look no...
This Is Why Your Dog Likes to Sniff Another Dog’s Butt
It's not as gross as you think.
12 Things You Shouldn’t Be Cleaning with Paper Towels
If you stop to think about it, you realize most things can be cleaned with...
10 Things You Shouldn’t Be Storing on Your Kitchen Countertop
If you're like most people, you probably use your kitchen counter as a catch-all for...
14 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Washer and Dryer
The average lifespans of your washing machine and dryer are 10 years. If you're doing these...
9 “Pets” That Turned Out to Be Wild Animals
A dog may be man's best friend, but what happens when that pooch isn't a...
This Product Will Whiten Your Laundry Without Bleach—and It’s Probably in Your Fridge!
Everybody loves their laundry to be sparkling white, and using bleach is a common way...
10 Bee Friendly Plants Worth Adding to Your Yard
Want to give nature's most important pollinators a helping hand? Add these bee friendly plants...
Carson Arthur’s Top 10 Herbs For All Growing Conditions
In his new book, Vegetables, Chickens & Bees, Canadian gardening and outdoor design expert Carson Arthur...
19 Mysterious Old Home Features That Aren’t Useful Anymore
Some old home features no longer serve a purpose—and may leave modern-day owners scratching...
The 18 Best Air-Cleaning Plants, According to NASA
The best plants are the ones that do double duty—and all of these purify...
30+ Brilliant Uses For Vinegar All Around the House
Think vinegar is just for salad dressing? Think again! Here are dozens of brilliant new...
8 Surprising Uses For Kitchen Tongs All Around the House
These additional uses from our experts give you an excuse to have a pair in every color.
12 Clever Ice Cube Tray Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner
If you're only using your ice cube tray to make ice cubes, you're tapping just...
23 Subtle Ways Your House Might Be Making You Sick
From off-gassing rugs to harsh chemical cleaners, your home could be harbouring a number of...
This Is How Often You Need to Back Up Your Computer
Here's how often tech pros say you need to back up your computer, and the...
Here’s How to Train a Cat to Do 5 Life-Changing Things
Yes! You can train a cat to come on command, use a toilet, and more—...
12 Everyday Items That Take the Longest to Decompose
We all know the damage plastic bags do to the environment, but these other seemingly...
13 Kitchen Upgrades That Make Your Home Look Expensive
To create a beautiful kitchen, you don't have to spend a lot—but you can...
The 20 Smartest Dog Breeds, Ranked
Dogs are way smarter than we give them credit for.
17 Handy Hints That Make Doing the Laundry Less of a Hassle
It's laundry time again! It might not be your favourite chore, but these hacks will...
7 Tips for Attracting Butterflies to Your Backyard
To attract butterflies to your home, you need to make them feel at home. Here...
How to Organize Your Kitchen Like Marie Kondo: 10 Steps to a Tidier, More Efficient Kitchen
If you've seen an episode of the hit series Tidying Up, you already know the...
Planning for Financial Reality
At a time when many people her age are more concerned with having enough money...
17 Urban Gardening Tips That Are Perfect For Small Spaces
No backyard? No problem! Use these urban gardening tips to add greenery to even the...