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13 Really Germy Places in Your Home (and How to Clean Them)

Don’t let viruses and bacteria spread or make your family sick


Home Improvement

8 Small Home Upgrades With Big Impact for Aging

Consider minor changes to make your house safer

Where to Donate All Your Unwanted Stuff

Declutter by finding new homes for your items

Finding the Joys of Re-Cluttering

Life doesn't have to be all about tidying up

The Graying of America's Homeless: An Alarming Trend

Number of unhoused people 65+ could triple by 2030​

Your Home Journey

9 Items That Make Home Caregiving Easier

These resources can reduce challenges in caring for loved ones

How to Get Real Estate Income in Retirement

Learn about the pros and cons of being a landlord in retirement

Yard and Garden

​​10 Indoor Plants That Are Hard to Kill

Consider purchasing a peace lily, snake plant, orchid or 7 others that are easy to grow

Keep Your Holiday Plants Thriving Into Spring

With a little care, that poinsettia, Christmas cactus and amaryllis can provide lasting enjoyment

Plant Flower Bulbs Now for a Blast of Spring Color

A little advance planning can translate into gorgeous springtime blossoms

Clean and Organize

8 Easy Steps to a More Organized Home

Small efforts to declutter can lead to tidier spaces

8 Things to Clean Before Company Comes

Quick chores that'll leave a house ready for guests

5 Ways to Organize Your Recipes

Smart strategies for finding what you need

10 Things to Clean in 10 Minutes

Quick tasks that make a big difference

13 Things to Throw Away Right Now

Trend suggests only keeping items that add value

Food and Feasting

10 Foods for a Romantic Dinner on Valentine’s Day

Truffles, chocolate and caviar promote love

3 Hearty Stews to Warm You Up This Winter

These recipes are good for entertaining or dinner​

What You Should Have in Your Freezer This Winter

A stocked icebox can make life easier

Home Videos

Make Your Entryway Safe and Stylish

Learn how to revamp your entryway to make it organized, safe and functional

Prevent At-Home Accidents With Nonslip Flooring

Learn how to prevent falls by installing easy nonslip flooring solutions

How to Make Your Front Door Easier to Open

How to replace traditional doorknobs and install easy-to-use lever style handles for your doors

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