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How to Clean Quartz Countertops
Quartz countertops are a sleek and highly customizable addition to any kitchen, but they need to be regularly cleaned to maintain their appearance. Here’s how to clean quartz countertops the right way, according to a pro.
The 22 Best Moving Tips
We asked a professional mover to give us a comprehensive breakdown of the best moving tips that will make the whole process so much easier, plus genius packing tips you’ll wish you'd known about before.
5 Unexpected Essentials to Prep for Houseguests
Sure, you know you need clean sheets, an extra toothbrush and your WiFi password handy (preferably written on a notecard and left next to the bed). But—as evidenced by our stay at the Gallery Beach House this summer—situations are certain to come up that call for things you may have forgotten. Here, five of those unexpected items that may come in handy when you’re prepping for company (or frankly, just nice to have any time of year). #ad
What Is the ‘Simple-sizing’ Home Buying Trend?
“Simple-sizing” is on the rise, and it’s just proof that the idea of the “dream home” is changing. Here’s what this home buying trend means (and why it's *so* 2023).
The 15 Best Roses to Grow
What are the best roses to grow in colder climates? Or tropical areas? Or for homes with very small gardens? We’ve got recommendations for every situation, from newer, disease-resistant varieties to large-blooming rose bushes.
How to Grow Succulents
Succulents are the ultimate indoor plant—if you can manage to keep yours alive. Here, a plant expert shares six tips on how to grow succulents so they thrive instead of shrivel, from potting instructions to the best soil and amount of water to use.
The 20 Best Deer-Resistant Shrubs
Deer-resistant shrubs, such as boxwood, juniper and mahonia, will add beauty, texture and interest to your garden—not to mention boost its curb appeal. Here are 20 of the best types to plant this year (because Bambi is getting on your nerves).
How to Grow Hydrangeas
We’ll show you exactly how to grow hydrangeas—including the main types, from bigleaf to Annabelle—and what they need to thrive in your garden, no matter where you live. Trust us, your yard has been missing these low-maintenance flowers.
How to Hang a Picture Frame With a Fork
This genius life hack could’ve saved me so many tears during my last move. (Because let’s face it, moving is stressful enough as is.) Here’s how to hang a picture frame without having to hopelessly shift it around the wall while trying to find the nail. The secret? A fork.
How to Repel Mosquitoes With Coffee Grounds
Did you know coffee grounds can help repel mosquitoes? Here’s an easy summer hack for preventing mosquitoes and other unwanted bugs at your next backyard barbecue. The best part? You finally have a use for those coffee grounds.
How to Clean Your Washing Machine
Here’s how to clean your washing machine with a microfiber cloth, white vinegar, baking soda and water. We know it seems silly to clean a washer but you should give it a deep clean about every 1-6 months.
How to Clean Granite Countertops
Here, a complete guide on how to clean granite countertops and keep them looking sparkling and stain-free for years to come, courtesy of the cleaning experts at the American Cleaning Institute (ACI).