Here’s how to put a shine on your silver with minimal cost and effort. (VIDEO)
Trees are a magical addition to any garden; here are a few of the surprising tricks they can perform—plus ways to keep a lid on their cost.
Unable to find a great bathtub scrubber, we picked up a Magic Eraser Extra Power. It was like a miracle. I rubbed the tub with it lightly to avoid damaging the finish. Every trace of the stain disappeared—and it hasn’t come back.
Here's a way to get your family snapshots out of Cyberland and into your living room.
Four ways to dress up simple paper lanterns that will add personality to a room
One way to get a handle on what’s happening in your garden is to make a sweet little bouquet every day. British superstar garden designer Dan Pearson shows you how.
Most of us are fastidious about changing bed linens, but pillows often fall by the wayside. Here’s how to keep them fresh.
In the right hands, cheap Kraft paper can be the thing that turns a dinner table from plain to poetic.
Here is a dead easy way to remove any cooking oil stain from clothing.
How to get your messy kids to stop leaving soggy bath towels in a pile in their room.
Tips and tricks to make even the tiniest bathroom feel much larger.
One sure-fire way to light up a summer party is to festoon an outdoor room with paper lanterns. Here are our favorite sources.
There's a perfectly good reason why Mark Johnston's backyard hens live in movable coops attached to his raised vegetable. They help pay for their keep by making fertilizer.
Here’s why you should use cloth napkins every day—and how (and where) to sew beautiful mitered-corner ones for yourself. (VIDEO)
These microfiber kitchen towels look stylish in the way that linen ones do—and function superbly, too.
Six objects—no chairs or pots among them—that can be relocated around the garden again and again to make it look revitalized.
The fresh, cottagelike look of a bright wainscoted room can be achieved without using high-end, labour-intensive classic tongue and groove boards. We take a look at Wall Doctor.
When using tea lights to illuminate a special event, you need to know exactly how long they will burn. Here’s what we discovered.
Why settle for pedestrian plant supports when these fanciful ones are super easy to make.
Turn ordinary potted plants into miniature landscapes by choosing a soil cover that matches their look. There are lots of toppings to choose from including aquarium stones, beach glass and even rosebuds.
Swept away by a funny looking broom with a funny sounding name Schmutz Haken. (VIDEO)
It's easy to turn old pots and planters from blah to beautiful with a concrete overcoat. Brendan Power shows you how.
Here's how to clear clogged drains without commercial drain cleaners. Terri Brandmueller explains the simple science.
Replacing single-glazed windows with brand new double-panes used to be the energy-wise solution. Not any more. Here's an easy. less expensive, attractive way to insulate single-pane windows.