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Chances are, you’re not using everything in your drawers and cupboards to its full potential! These genius home hacks and do-it-yourself solutions will save you time, money and effort.

9 Things You Should Never Feed to Birds

Not all people foods are safe for birds. Leave these nine items off the menu to keep your backyard birds happy and healthy.

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12 Clever Uses For Pillowcases You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Got old bedding collecting dust in the linen closet? Put it to work all around the house with these clever...


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9 Air Conditioner Myths You Really Need to Stop Believing

No, your air conditioner is not going to give you a cold.


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13 Signs an Amazon Seller Can’t Be Trusted

Not all Amazon sellers deserve your trust or your business. Here are the smart steps you can take to avoid...


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7 Sneaky Ways Burglars Can Break into Your House

In many cases, all it takes to keep a burglar out is a locked door. But some burglars are a...

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10 Surprising Ways You’re Attracting Mosquitoes to Your Home

Don't leave a welcome mat for mosquitoes to swarm your home!


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16 Clever Coffee Can Hacks You’ll Wish You’d Known Sooner

Emptied all of the coffee out of the coffee can? Don't throw it out! Here are 16 genius ways to...


If You See a Hole in a Pen Cap, This is What It Means

Find out why there's a little hole in your pen cap and how it helps both you and your pen.


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9 Things You Didn’t Know About Father’s Day

This Father's Day, surprise Dad by spending some quality time chatting and sharing these fun Father's Day facts.


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11 Clever Uses For Corks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

You may be unable to turn water into wine, but you *can* turn those old corks into something useful. Find...


8 Brilliant Uses For Dryer Lint in Your Backyard and Garden

When dryer lint piles up, it can become a fire hazard. But before you toss it in the trash, consider...


The Best Temperature To Set A Thermostat in Summer

Too hot? Too cold? Stay comfortable and save on energy bills by figuring out what temperature to set your thermostat...


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7 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Coffee Maker

Avoid these things if you want to make sure your beloved coffee maker doesn't die on you too early.

6 Simple Things You Can Do Right Now to Save the Bees

Want to do your part to help save the bees? Here are six strategies to combat colony collapse disorder.


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14 Reasons You Need to Stop Throwing Away Eggshells

Instead of throwing away eggshells after breakfast, try saving them for these incredible uses.


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15 Brilliant Butter Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you're only using butter on your toast, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential! Check out these clever...


8 Things You Should Do on a Wednesday

Hump Day is great for taking it easy—or for living it up.


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14 Extraordinary Uses for Nail Polish Remover You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you've only been using nail polish remover on your nails, you're only tapping a fraction of its potential! Here...


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13 Mistakes That Shorten Your Laptop’s Life

A laptop is a big investment, so you want to keep it in good shape for as long as possible....


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20 Clever Cornstarch Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you're only using cornstarch to thicken sauces and gravies, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential. Check out...


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20+ Thrifty Tricks to Make Everything You Own Last Longer

Making your stuff last longer is a great way to get more bang for your buck. From running shoes to...

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Clever Car Wax Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Who knew car wax could be so useful? Check out these brilliant ways to use car wax for more than...


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19 Bungee Cord Hacks to Get Hooked On

These fantastic elastic cords are useful for more than just tying down tarps.


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Got Old Oranges? Here’s How to Put Them to Work All Around the House

It turns out oranges are more than just a great-tasting source of vitamin C. Here are 16 genius household hacks...


6 Ways to Outsmart Porch Pirates

Shopping online? Here's how to stop the thieves who are out to plunder the packages left at your front door.


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 best methods of backing up...


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How to Delete 99 Percent of Your Digital Footprint

These are the steps you can take to erase your activity from the Internet's long memory.