Take a stand in the battle against flea infestation. While freezing temperatures won't wipe out these insidious pests, a series of serious steam cleanings may just do the trick.
As water grows scarcer, water prices will skyrocket and municipalities will levy stricter measures to reduce usage. To keep your water bill down and our planet abundant with this most precious resource, follow these four water-friendly steps in your home.
It may be myth or it may be true but some say plants and animals can predict weather, preserve health and protect against pain. Magical powers or not, colorful, fragrant houseplants are sure to bring a little sunshine and joy into your winter's day.
"Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful." ~ William Morris
Dormant pruning makes good sense, but it's key to know which projects you can tackle yourself and when to call in the pros.
Tired of losing heat up your chimney? Glass fireplace doors may be the answer. Consult a pro or check out these simple steps to installing a fireplace door kit yourself.
This winter enjoy your fireplace to the fullest. Here are some tips on making great fires while keeping the heat from going straight up your chimney.
It's every homeowner's nightmare. But the damage that a burst pipe can cause to your home can be greatly limited if you take the right steps as soon as possible.
Losing power during freezing temperatures can seem like a worst-case scenario, but it's completely survivable. Here are some steps to take -- and avoid -- to make it through a winter power outage.
Look for new perspectives and technologies that will make it possible for homeowners to drastically reduce home energy consumption and circumvent storm water run-off, a major pollutant of our nation's water supply.