Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Hurricane season

10 Hurricane Facts: Debunking the Most Popular Myths

Know the facts about hurricanes — that way, you can make informed decisions to protect your family before, during and after the storm. Here are the myths.
Storing Christmas ornaments in a clear plastic box

4 Tips for How to Store Your Christmas Decorations

Storing Christmas decorations after the holidays doesn’t have to be a nightmare. Here are tips to make everything easy!
Exterior Thanksgiving décor featuring fall garland, pumpkins, bales of hay and pumpkins

How to Decorate for Thanksgiving: The Basics

Planning to host Thanksgiving dinner? Make sure your home is filled with seasonally appropriate decor.
Woman unscrewing a faucet aerator.

November Home Maintenance To-Do List

With cold weather and the holidays fast approaching, this month's to-do list focuses on some less obvious, but very important, indoor cleaning and repair tasks to get your home in tip-top shape for holiday guests. Read on to find out more.
Danny Lipford caulks around a home's windows while Chelsea Lipford Wolf applies window insulation.

October Home Maintenance To-Do List

Tackle these home maintenance chores to tighten up your house and save money during cold weather.
Stacking Firewood

This Is the Proper Way to Stack Firewood

Here’s a way to stack firewood to ensure it dries out quickly.
House in the fall

September Home Maintenance To-Do List

Cool weather comes soon — are you ready? Here are tips for everything from servicing your heating and cooling system to keeping your fireplace in top shape, along with a printable checklist!

July Home Maintenance To-Do List

July means summer has arrived in full force. But before heading out for your summer vacation, take the time to tackle these needed home maintenance chores.

May Lawn and Garden To-Do List

Whether you’re just getting your hands dirty for the first time, or already have calluses from digging, here are some tips and chores for the May lawn and garden.