Five Futuristic Green Home Improvements

In recent years, we’ve all become increasingly aware of the importance of making environmentally conscious decisions in all aspects of our lives. When it comes to our homes, there are several ways to make features more green—and, as technology advances, more are going to become readily available. Check out these five futuristic home improvements that…

What’s the Secret to Not Losing Socks?

Everyone’s had the experience at some point or another: You’re folding laundry and realize that you’re missing a sock from a pair. In fact, you’re missing several socks, and you have a stack of them waiting to reunite with their partners. Just where do those things go, anyway? For the most part, many missing socks…

Ten Tools You Need to Paint Your Home’s Exterior

Painting your home’s exterior can give it a fresh new look and increase its property value. Even better, you can do the job inexpensively on your own. To achieve an exterior paint job that lasts, gather these ten tools: A multi-purpose five-in-one tool to help with removing obstructions, opening and closing paint cans, and cleaning…

Seven Surprising Things Your Homeowner’s Insurance Actually Covers

Do you know everything your homeowner’s insurance covers? Probably not. Your policy covers lots of things you likely haven’t thought of, so we compiled a list of items that most people aren’t typically aware are included. Your Collection of Accessories Your homeowner’s insurance usually covers damage to your jewelry, semi-precious and precious stones, and valuable…

Check Your Gutters Without a Ladder

No homeowner enjoys cleaning the gutters, but this essential household chore prevents expensive water damage from flooding gutters. If you’re not sure whether you need to clean your gutters, there is an easy way you can check without climbing a ladder. Attach a hand mirror to a length of PVC pipe and use it to…