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10 Ways to Start Flipping Houses With No Money Down

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Cash is the most significant barrier to entry for most new real estate investors. Even when you borrow 80% of a home’s purchase price, that still …

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Knowing These Brown Sugar Substitutes Can Save Your Baking in a Pinch

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If you’ve ever baked cookies — or sprinkled a delicious, sugary crumble over an apple pie — you’ve probably had to toss some brown sugar in …

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Keep Your Bagged Salad Fresher & longer With This Simple Step

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To cut down on grocery bills, they say you should only visit the supermarket once a week. To which I say, “But what about salad greens?” …

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This Pantry Staple is the Secret to Making Perfect Baked Potatoes

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For a busy dinner prepper like me, baked potatoes are one of the easiest side dishes around. All I do is wash them off, stab them …

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How to Get Garlic Smell Off Your Hands With This Simple Trick

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I love garlic. I don’t, however, love its lingering smell, on my breath or my hands. In fact, to escape the latter (and save time), I …

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How To Properly Clean Your Dryer Vent To Keep Your Home Safe

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Each year, fire departments respond to nearly 14,000 home structure fires involving clothes dryers, according to the National Fire Protection Association. These fires cause approximately $238 …

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Drew Barrymore Launched a Heart-Shaped Dutch Oven for Valentine’s Day

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15 Surprising Ways to Organize With Over-The-Door Shoe Holders

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How to Choose Bedroom Curtains

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Everybody knows the most important part of the bedroom is the bed. But how do you extend the warmth and coziness of your mattress and bedding to the rest of …

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Renters Beware! These Are the Common Craigslists Rental Scams You Should Know About

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In case you weren’t aware, rental fraud is rampant in the housing market. You might be surprised to know that over 60% of renters in the …

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5 Feng Shui Tips to Celebrate Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year and Spring Festival, begins February 10. This year is the Year of the Dragon, the luckiest animal …

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The Interesting Future of Home Workspaces: What Will Our Home Offices Look Like in 2050?

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By 2025, 32.6 million Americans will work remotely – an impressive 22% of the US workforce. The work-from-home trend is growing rapidly, which means our home …

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This Rachael Ray Dutch Oven Is Only $35

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Winter is in full swing, and while, yes, that means you’re likely dealing with frigid weather, it also means it’s soup season! If you’re a fan …

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Smudge 101: What It Is & How to Do It

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Have you ever walked into your home and noticed the vibes were off? Whether you had a guest over who you’d like to forget or simply …

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TikTok Hack: Mom’s Trick For Repurposing Old Pill Bottles Is So Smart

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Sustainable stylist Sarah Teresinski fills her TikTok feed with ideas to put old products to new uses. One of her viral videos shows a great hack …

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Mouse Secretly Filmed Tidying Man’s Shed Every Night

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Mickey Mouse. Danger Mouse. Mighty Mouse. Tidy Mouse? A retired man in the U.K. discovered this small superhero living in his garden shed when he noticed …

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Bath & Body Works’ Valentine’s Day collection is so sweet

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Bath & Body Works has launched their brand new Valentine’s Day collection and it is full of sweet goodies for yourself and loved ones. The collection includes …

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5 ways to repurpose your live Christmas tree after the holidays

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We understand if you’re one of the people who have held on just a little longer to the holiday season. Letting go of your home’s festive …

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Cooking hack! This satisfying trick helps you separate garlic cloves more quickly

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Efficiency is key when you’re cooking, especially after a tiring day of work. Unfortunately, garlic — beloved garlic! — can grind your kitchen to a halt …

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Memory care decorating ideas: Best design practices and the science behind them

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You may have noticed a loved one with dementia having difficulty interacting with their surroundings. That’s because dementia causes cognitive decline, making it difficult for them to …

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Ironing out the kinks: Household appliance injuries have fallen

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Does your vacuum have a vendetta? Is your refrigerator out for revenge? While household appliances are designed to help, sometimes they hurt us. The latest LendingTree …

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This easy waxed paper hack makes cleaning a bit easier

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Let’s face it: Cleaning takes so much time, and we’d much rather be doing other things, like playing with our kids or watching Netflix. So we …

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6 signs it’s time to replace your bedroom rug

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A rug is one of those items you can seemingly keep forever. Especially if you have a good-quality bedroom rug that’s been passed down to you by your …

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How to use Pantone’s 2024 Color of the Year in the bedroom

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While trends can be spotted in modern-day spaces based on the decor or lighting choices, one clear way to see what’s trending is through a room’s …

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The 10 house noises you shouldn’t ignore

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When I was a child and heard groans or creaks in the night, my mother would reassure me: “That’s just the house settling.” And it’s true …

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How to find and clean the filter in your washing machine

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Do you always remember to clean out the lint filter in your dryer? If so, gold star for you! Now here’s a harder question. Do you …

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2024 Interior design trends that will leave your home feeling fresh

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At the start of a new year, you may be making your list of New Year’s resolutions. While things like fitness and career aspirations might top …

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Woman’s $3.99 Goodwill vase sells for $107,000

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It’s every thrifter’s dream come true: a humble find at the Goodwill that turns out to be a stunning collectors’ item — and with a selling …

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9 things you need to know about insurance & home renovations

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Renovations are exciting, but taking on a big home project isn’t always smooth sailing. Worst case scenario, your home renovation will void your home insurance policy …

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Tips & tricks to keep your bedroom clean if you have pets

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With a cat, two dogs, and usually a foster dog in my house, I fight a never-ending battle against dust bunnies, hairballs, nose prints on windows, …