Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
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How to Host Friendsgiving and Thanksgiving Potlucks

Hosting a Friendsgiving or Thanksgiving party? Here are tips to inspire you!
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.
Front porch of a home during the morning, with jack-o-lanterns on the floor and fall decorations adorning the wood trim

How to Transform Your Home into a Haunted House

Decorating for Halloween doesn't have to be challenging. In fact, transforming your home into a haunted house can be easy if you take it step by step.
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How to Select and Decorate a Christmas Tree

Whether you cut down your own tree or visit one of the many tree lots popping up during the holidays, selecting and bringing home a Christmas tree is one of the highlights of the season. Read on for answers to the most commonly asked questions about how to select and care for a cut Christmas tree.

How to Choose and Care for a Living Christmas Tree

Decorating, enjoying, and then planting a living Christmas tree can be a wonderful “green” holiday tradition.

Hints for Holiday Prep

Prepping your home for the holidays can be stressful, but here are a few tips to avoid some common headaches.

3 Tips to Prevent Holiday Headaches

The holidays are right around the corner, and the to-do list to get your home ready for guests can create a lot of stress. Here are a few tips to prevent some common holiday headaches.
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How to Have an Eco-Friendly Green Christmas Holiday

Green is one of the traditional colors of the Christmas season, but the green we have in mind is the environmentally friendly kind. Here’s a list of some eco-friendly, energy saving tips that will put you at the top of Santa’s nice list this holiday season. Read on to find out more.
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Holiday Home Safety Tips

Every year about 8,000 injuries occur from accidents related to holiday decorating activities. Decorating with safety in mind can keep you from becoming one of those grim statistics.