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Home Security Systems: What You Need To Ask Before Installation

Cost and level of security don’t necessarily correspond when installing a new home security system.

05/15/2013

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Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To Happen

Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.

05/15/2013

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Just The Facts: The Pros & Cons Of Homeschooling

Over 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.

04/17/2013

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Building Certification: What Does LEED Really Mean?

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification can offer big costs, and big savings.

04/10/2013

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Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & Rats

Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?

04/03/2013

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Tuition Hikes: Why Higher Education Spends MIllions On Campus Cosmetics

Do universities really need spa-like gyms and dorms that could pass for luxury hotels?

03/27/2013

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Making Sense Of Obama’s Housing Market

Is the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.

03/06/2013

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ObamaCare 101: Separating Fact From Fiction

What does ObamaCare mean for you? The more you understand, the better you’ll fare.

02/28/2013

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The Local Food Myth: Why Locavores May Be Getting It Wrong

Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.

02/20/2013

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Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your Home

Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.

02/06/2013

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Top 10 Questions To Ask When Choosing A Contractor

Avoid stress, headache and delays. Ask the right questions to find the right contractor.

01/30/2013

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The Best Apps For Your Kitchen

Check out these 10 must-have smartphone apps for the ultimate foodie.

01/23/2013

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How To Help Your Kids Choose The Best Extra-Curricular Activities

Help your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.

01/16/2013

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What To Do For Houseplants While You’re On Vacation

Here are some easy, plant-saving tips that will keep your foliage fresh, lush and healthy.

01/09/2013

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Tips To Keep Your Appliances Running

Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.

01/02/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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Important Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease

If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.

12/19/2012

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How To Host Holiday Parties In A Small Space

Is your living space small? Don’t sweat it. You can still have a big party.

12/12/2012

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Simple Recipes: Healthful Holiday Treats

These four holiday recipes are both scrumptious and healthy.

12/05/2012

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What To Expect Before Joining A Homeowner Association

Most homeowners associations come with a lot of rules. But they also come with plenty of benefits.

11/28/2012

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Celebrity Neighbors: Experts Weigh In On How It Affects Property Values

Will having a celebrity neighbor help or hurt your home’s value?

11/21/2012

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Easy Steps To Prep Your Home For Holiday Guests

If you plan on hosting overnight guests, you are going to need to prep your home for their arrival.

11/14/2012

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Top 10 Must-Own Tools For Home Improvement Jobs

Tackling home repairs on your own is already a pain. Make sure you have the right tools.

11/07/2012

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10 Tips To Winterize Your Lawn And Garden

Autumn days may be full of falling leaves and crisp weather, but it is also a time to prep your lawn for winter.

11/01/2012

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Best Home Halloween Party Ideas

Check out these tips for a fun and memorable Halloween party.

10/24/2012

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