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Looking to refresh a room or your entire house? We've got brilliant and stylish tips for home decorating, organizing and cleaning, plus craft ideas for holidays and every day.

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Health How to Allergy-Proof Your Home

A room-by-room guide to stomping out allergens so your family can stop sneezing and itching and breathe a bit easier.

By Barbara Brody
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The Real Reason You Should Make the Time to Declutter

And no, it’s not about Instagram photo ops. Decluttering expert and author Tracy McCubbin shares why decluttering is so ...

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You'll Be Inspired by This DIY IKEA Dresser Makeover

It took only a few supplies and an hour to complete. Read on to see the before-and-after photos and easy instructions yo...

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Cleaning

Our Best Spring Cleaning Tips You Can Use Right Now

All the minute-by-minute know-how, products and motivation you need to slay the process this year. Plus, five get-it-don...

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The Real Reason You Can’t Keep Your Home Clutter Free

If you’re like a lot of decluttering expert Tracy McCubbin’s clients, once you finally your home ends up even worse just ...

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The Busy Mom's Guide to Cleaning

How to clean all the gross, sticky, stinky, and tedious stuff in your house—as efficiently as possible.

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Organization

Take Our 31-Day Decluttering Challenge

How to organize every hot zone in your house—including yourself.

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How to Make Your Home’s Most Popular Room Function Better

The kitchen is the center of your family’s universe—it’s where meals are eaten, bills are paid, homework is completed an...

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A Mortgage That Pays You

Your parents have spent years faithfully making monthly mortgage payments. Maybe it’s time to let that hard-earned equit...

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All the Ways Digital Assistants Make Life So Much Easier

Voice-enabled digital assistants like Alexa and friends do chores on command, never make a mess and ignore you only occa...

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Cleaning

Fake a Clean House in 30 Minutes

The holidays are prime time for the unexpected drop-by, so here are some shortcuts to getting your home guest-ready.

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