Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
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Message to Aging Americans: Protect Your Hands

As an important aspect of Healthy Aging® Month in September, Scepter® reminds consumers to re-evaluate the products they use around the home.
Jodi Marks and Dan Levin with Flex-Drain Pro Drain Pipe

This Flexible Pipe is Perfect for Do-It-Yourselfers

Landscape drainage work is not for the faint of heart, but this flexible pipe makes the job much easier. Watch Jodi Marks' review to learn more!
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Natural Pest Control: 3 Critters to Help Your Garden

Did you know there are some beneficial critters in your yard? Don’t get rid of these three garden helpers that offer natural pest control.
Jim Cantore and Danny Lipford

How to Keep Critters Out of Your Home

Here are some frequently asked questions about controlling common critters, and how you can keep them out of your home.
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How to Control Common Pests in Your Yard

Your backyard is great for recreation, but it's also a breeding ground for pests! Here’s how to control common pests around the yard.
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The Key to Keeping Dogs Off Your Lawn

Do you have a hard time keeping strays and neighborhood dogs off your lawn? Here are some of the most effective things you can do to keep your lawn dog-free.

Black Snakes: What You Should Know

Black rat snakes and black racers are nonvenomous reptiles. Here are debunked myths about these creatures and how to handle close encounters with them.
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4 Easy Tips for Planting in a Pot or Container

Watch this video to find out how to keep soil from filtering out through the drainage holes in the bottom of pots, and the proper planting technique to use when planting in pots or other containers.
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The Fall Lawn and Garden Care Guide

Everything you need to know to care for your lawn and garden in the fall.