Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Spilling Out on the Table

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds: How to Make This Delicious Treat

Taking down your home's fall decor? Those pumpkins may still be useful! Here's how to make roasted pumpkin seeds, a delicious fireside treat!

Create a Mini Greenhouse out of a Bottle

Protect garden seedlings from spring frost by creating a mini greenhouse from an empty soda bottle. Simply use a utility knife to slice off the bottom of the bottle, then place it over the seedling.

How to Protect Your Garden from Freezing Temperatures

Gardeners often worry about freezing temperatures and frosts that can kill plants and damage crops. Here's how to protect tender plants when the mercury drops below freezing.
A fall display featuring pumpkins

How to Preserve a Carved Pumpkin for Halloween

If you want pumpkins in your fall display, you really need to preserve them. Here's how.
Indoor pineapple in purple pot

How to Grow Pineapples as Houseplants

Want a taste of the tropics in your living room? Here's everything you need to know about how to grow a pineapple as a houseplant.
Fresh Basil Cutting Board

How to Harvest Basil from Your Garden and Use it at Home

Mid-summer is the perfect time to reap the benefits of your herb garden. Read on to learn how to harvest basil, use it and preserve it.
Tomato plants tied to stake with tomatoes on them.

What Causes White Lines on Tomato Plants

Do your tomato leaves have white lines on them? Wonder what causes this, and what to do about it? Then read on!
Vegetable garden

Tips for Planning Your Vegetable Garden

Growing vegetables can help you save money and improve your diet. But before the adventure begins, here's what you need to know about location, light, water and layout.

How to Get an Early Start on Your Spring Garden

Can’t wait to get to garden this spring? Here are a few secrets for getting a successful head start!