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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NEW ON HOME MATTERS

Steps to Install A Learning Thermostat and Save on Energy

Learn more about one of the newest trending technologies and how it can save you money.

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Which A/C Unit is Best for You?

Not all air conditioning units are created equal. There are a number of unit types that are made specifically for different situations. To get the most out of your next investment, it’s important to understand which one is best for your home.

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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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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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Summer Gardening for On-the-Go Families

Summer seems to be the busiest season: weekend trips, play dates, and more - yet you do not have the time to spend in your home garden. To achieve that green landscape with limited time, here are some tips that will give you time to maintain your garden.

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Simple and Quick Curb Appeal Tips

If you want to spruce up your front lawn appeal, but find the idea too overwhelming to undertake, or if you’re simply short on time or funds, here are some quick tips to boost your home’s curb appeal.

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Maintenance & repairs

A Safer Home, Room-By-Room

Home may be where the heart is, but it’s also where lots of injuries happen. See where you’re most at risk and follow these safety tips to help make your home safer in time for National Safety Month.

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Maintenance & repairs

How To Get a Backyard Makeover on a Budget

An attractive outdoor living space doesn’t have to be expensive. There are many budget-friendly ways to make your backyard appealing and ready for summertime entertaining.

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lifestyle

Operation Homefront and AHS link to Give Gift of Homeownership

Meaningful partnership benefits U.S. veterans and their families.

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real estate

4 Ways to Update Your Digital Persona

Your digital presence is more important than ever, and now is the perfect time for some digital updates.

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cost savers

How to Stretch Your Grocery Budget

Food costs eat up a big part of your family’s budget each month. We have five easy ways to help stretch your dollar and take a bite out of that expense.

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Real Estate

5 Steps to Open House Success

There are reasons that some real estate agents have more successful open houses than others. Here are some smart tips that can help make your open houses more rewarding for you and your clients.

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Repair & Maintenance

4 Tips to Keep Your Freezer in Great Condition All Summer Long

With the ridiculous heat and crazy schedules of summer you’re probably going to be relying on your freezer a lot more. You need to make sure that it’s always there running efficiently and providing you with quick dinners and cooling frozen treats.

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4 Easy Summer Recipes for Kids

It's summer, and kids are home for the season. Whether they're headed to the pool or lounging at home, it can be hard to provide healthy, delicious foods that they'll actually eat. Keep the pickest eaters fueled all summer with these kid-friendly bites.

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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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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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