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77 percent of Older Adults Say They Want to Age in Place

New AARP survey reveals how people want to live as they get older​​


​AARP and Lowe's to Improve Aging in Place​​ Options

​​Expert design and renovation advice, tips and strategies will help older adults plan ​

Take Your Balcony From Boring to Breathtaking in 4 Steps

Use plants, lighting and rugs to create a sense of privacy and comfort

10 Secret Decorating Tips to Make Your Home Feel Larger

Decluttering, paint, flooring and fabric choices make a difference

9 Ways to Add Fun to Your Backyard, Patio or Deck

Games, lighting, fire features, new options for shade create inviting spaces

Uptick in Backyard Dwellings Gets Pandemic Push

Modern sheds, prefab 'pods' become home offices, living spaces for aging parents

6 Ways a Garage Makeover Can Create More Living Space

With a little elbow grease, create a home office, gym and more

Yard and Garden

8 Cold Weather Yard and Garden Chores

This outdoor to-do list will create healthier plants during growing season​​​

Get Your Gardening Muscles In Shape for Planting Season

Before digging, pruning and planting, make sure you're ready for the work

6 Tips for Creating a Pet Safe Garden

Watch out for poisonous plants, moldy compost, fertilizers and more

Clean and Organize

​10 Things to Clean in 10 Minutes

​Tasks that take a short time, but help kill germs in your house ​​​

Turn Your Unwanted Possessions Into Cash Online

7 pro tips for pricing, writing eye-catching descriptions and great places to sell every item

7 Spaces to Clean in Your Kitchen, Bedroom and More

Some of these often-ignored spaces can be magnets for dust, dirt and germs


6 Ways to Continue Socializing Outdoors As Weather Cools

Warm up chilly entertainment spaces with new design options

Been a While Since You Hosted? 7 Ideas to Consider

Social muscles may be a bit rusty, but this guide can help get you back into the swing of things

​Hotel Luxuries You Can Bring Home​

​Create a vacation feel every day, with plush robes, high-end sheets​

Food and Feasting

Exciting Holiday Desserts That Go Beyond the Expected

As friends and family gather, it's the perfect time to try something new

​​How to Make the Best Cup of Coffee at Home​

Perk up your morning java and save money by slow brewing​​​​

Should TikTok Be Your Next Cookbook?​

The popular social media platform is a great source for cooks and recipes

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