Articles Tagged In Advice

10 Easy Dishwasher Tips That Will Help You Save Money

Dishwasher maintenance is essential. Cleaning your dishwasher and looking out for early signs of trouble saves you from spending hundreds of dollars on repairs - or even more on a premature replacement.

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10 Ways to Simplify Your Morning Routine

Sometimes the biggest challenge of the day is getting out of the house in the morning.

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12 Tips For Safe Grilling

When family and friends gather outdoors to enjoy summer weather, it’s a good bet that a grill may be involved. Learn twelve ways that will making your summer grilling safe.

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17 Items You Should Never Refrigerate

Home refrigerators are our ultimate home storage item. There are, however, some items that you should never put in your refrigerator.

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5 Must-Have American Inventions For Your Home

We’re celebrating American originality at its best by featuring our favorite American-made innovations and the people responsible for making them a reality.

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6 Ways to Be a Good Neighbor

Developing relationships with your neighbors can make your life easier...

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7 Healthy Habits You Should Start Today

Being healthier doesn’t mean spending long hours at the gym. Sometimes a few simple changes to your lifestyle are all it takes. Starting from the moment you get into bed at night, here are seven habits you can start today that will last a lifetime.

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7 Tips For Fighting Colds and Flu

There never seems to be a convenient time to catch a cold or to come down with the flu. These 7 tips will help you avoid getting sick this season.

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8 Thrifty Ways to Clean Your Garbage Disposal

Did you know that your home’s garbage disposal needs to be cleaned regularly? During use, food particles and residue can be left behind and cause the unit to have an unpleasant odor.

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9 Ways to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer

There’s nothing healthier than lush, fresh produce. And there’s nothing more discouraging than having it spoil before you can eat it. These tips can help you keep your produce fresh longer, save money and reduce waste.

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A Valentine's Day Plan for Every Man

Planning a special Valentine's Day is no longer a chore. We have a plan for every stage of a relationship. Whether you’ve been together for six months or six years, we've got you covered.

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Be Prepared: Home Emergency Readiness

From wild weather to wild fires to blackouts, you never…

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Best Kitchen Updates on a Budget

Updating your kitchen is one of the best ways to improve your home’s appearance and increase its value. Upgrade your kitchen without straining the family budget.

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Chill Out with Ceiling Fans

Air conditioning accounts for more than 15 percent of the energy use of the average home. Using ceiling fans can conserve energy and save money.

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Common Household Items and Their Expirations

Explore household items and how even the most modern home can have items that expire before you know it. We'll help you keep your home clean and current for the New Year.

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Common Myths About Your Air Conditioner

There are so many tips out there to help keep your home cool. However, much of the advice you hear may just be myths. Let’s tackle the most common myths and learn the reality on how to best run your air conditioner.

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Do’s and Don’ts to Make a Home Addition Pay Off

When your home improvement projects include an addition, it should suit both your needs and taste, but stick with this simple guideline to help it pay off for you in the long run.

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Enjoying A Snow Day

Snow days are great times to spend with kids. Terri, from Creative Family Fun, gives us some snow day activity ideas that are filled with fun.

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Follow these 5 Instagram Accounts for Home Improvement Inspiration

The home and garden universe on Instagram is vast—with just a few swipes of your smartphone, you can find design inspiration, fascinating vintage finds, gardening tips and even larger-scale DIY projects to try around the house.

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Fourth of July Fun

Fourth of July is right around the corner, and we declare your freedom to go a little crazy with red, white and blue at your backyard barbecue.

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Gift Ideas For The Men In Your Life

The guys in your life deserve to be treated like kings this holiday season. These simple gift ideas for men are sure to keep them happy all year long.

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Gift Ideas For The Women In Your Life

Whether you’re shopping for your wife, mother, sister, daughter, aunt, neighbor or best friend, this list of gift ideas specifically for ladies will make them smile!

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Go It Alone or Hire a Pro? Replacing an Entry Door Threshold

Door thresholds play an important role in sealing out the elements. If they’re worn out, doors may not close properly, causing drafts. Should you replace it or hire a professional?

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Guide to Buying Appliances at an Outlet Store

Buying appliances from an outlet store can save you quite a significant amount. Learn how to find the best appliances without spending or stressing more.

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Have A Creative Christmas With These DIY Holiday Decorations

We got together with Cristina Riches from "Bird's Party" for her tips on how to take make your homemade holiday decorations the best on the block.

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Helpful Tips In the Event of Flooding

When flooding strikes your local area, lives may be disrupted and many homes may experience water damage. Help minimize additional water damage and costs by following these steps:

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High-Tech Innovations to Make Your Pool Safer

Modern technology doesn't stop at fancy new smart watches or thermostats. There are lots of really cool, innovative technologies available to help keep you and your family safe in your backyard pool.

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Homemade, Handmade Father’s Day Gifts From The Heart

If you're stumped about what to give a special dad for Father's Day this year, why not consider a homemade gift? Not only are saving money, homemade and handemade gifts are deeply treasured. Get creative with some of these simple ideas:

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Home Matters: Helpful Home Plumbing Tips

To avoid expensive plumbing repairs, check out these simple maintenance steps to keep your home’s plumbing system components running smoothly.

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Home Warranties For Real Estate Transaction Video

American Home Shield® offers three home warranty packages designed specifically for the real estate transaction. These packages help reduce client stress by adding a level of security to their investment.

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