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You Can Fake a Walk-In Closet With IKEA’s Bedroom Layout Trick

You Can Fake a Walk-In Closet With IKEA’s Bedroom Layout Trick

It doesnt look like a traditional walk-in closet, of course, but it does block off space that you can now use for one thing in particular. READ MORE...
The 5 Best Pet-Friendly Flooring Options for Dogs

The 5 Best Pet-Friendly Flooring Options for Dogs

Whether you're concerned about scratches, cost, temperature, or just what's easiest to clean, look no further than these expert-backed options. READ MORE...
Want Happy Houseplants? Here’s One Springtime Ritual Your Green Thumb Friends Never Skip

Want Happy Houseplants? Here’s One Springtime Ritual Your Green Thumb Friends Never Skip

It means your plants are going to stay healthy, strong, and grow more vigorously. READ MORE...
When the Rest of My Home is Chaos, a Clear Kitchen Table Helps Me Feel Calm—Here’s Why

When the Rest of My Home is Chaos, a Clear Kitchen Table Helps Me Feel Calm—Here’s Why

I'm trying to learn to let go of a lotbut there's one small area of our house that I always make sure is perfectly clear. READ MORE...
The Internet is Obsessed with “Laundry Stripping”—But There’s An Easier Way to Get Cleaner Towels

The Internet is Obsessed with “Laundry Stripping”—But There’s An Easier Way to Get Cleaner Towels

This expert says if youre doing your laundry correctly, you shouldnt actually need to strip it. READ MORE...
This $5 Hack Will Keep Your Bath Mat From Sliding—And Make it Easier to Clean

This $5 Hack Will Keep Your Bath Mat From Sliding—And Make it Easier to Clean

This simple solution cracks open the world of bath mat choices, and could turn one of your existing slipping and sliding mats into one that stays safely put. READ MORE...
Want to be a More Ethical Plant Parent? A Biologist Answers 4 Questions You Didn’t Think to Ask

Want to be a More Ethical Plant Parent? A Biologist Answers 4 Questions You Didn’t Think to Ask

A simple tweak in your perspective could protect vulnerable ecosystemsand help garden-variety plant parents grow, too. READ MORE...
5 Ineffective, Out of Date Cleaning Staples You Need to Replace ASAP

5 Ineffective, Out of Date Cleaning Staples You Need to Replace ASAP

Whether its disinfectant spray or a duster, obsolete cleaning products arent doing youor your homeany favors. READ MORE...
I Worked From Home For A Year Before Coronavirus—But Here Are 6 Things I Needed to Switch Up

I Worked From Home For A Year Before Coronavirus—But Here Are 6 Things I Needed to Switch Up

I saw people panic about how difficult working from home may be, and part of me thought, OK, Ive got this handled. But then... I didnt. READ MORE...
This Common Dusting Mistake Could be Ruining Your Furniture

This Common Dusting Mistake Could be Ruining Your Furniture

You might not notice immediate damage when you wipe down your coffee table or counters, but there are much better ways to dust. READ MORE...
Using Your Toaster Oven More Often? Here's the 7-Step Weekly Clean You Need

Using Your Toaster Oven More Often? Here's the 7-Step Weekly Clean You Need

Toaster ovens are subject to the same kinds of crumbs and grease splatters that a full-sized oven is. READ MORE...
The Best Thing You Can Do With 20 Minutes and a Piece of Paper, Especially if You’re Feeling Anxious

The Best Thing You Can Do With 20 Minutes and a Piece of Paper, Especially if You’re Feeling Anxious

"Getting out of your head" is sometimes the best remedy for a looming anxiety spiral. But I, for one, don't want to miss what my thoughts might be trying to teach me. READ MORE...
The First Thing You Should Do with a New Box of Aluminum Foil

The First Thing You Should Do with a New Box of Aluminum Foil

Youve probably wished there was a less annoying way to wrap up your leftovers. There is, and its super easylike, literally built-into-the-box easy. READ MORE...
6 Designers Gave Me Advice For Organizing My Messy Bookshelves—Here are 7 Tips that Worked

6 Designers Gave Me Advice For Organizing My Messy Bookshelves—Here are 7 Tips that Worked

Turns out, all it took to change things around was $20, some expert opinions, and one Sunday afternoon spent rearranging things. READ MORE...
5 Things You Might be Forgetting to Disinfect, According to an Epidemiologist

5 Things You Might be Forgetting to Disinfect, According to an Epidemiologist

If you find relief in spraying and wiping down every possible surface right now, don't forget to focus on disinfecting these five things, as recommended by an epidemiologist. READ MORE...
You Might be Skipping An Important Laundry Step If Your Freshly-Washed Clothes Still Smell

You Might be Skipping An Important Laundry Step If Your Freshly-Washed Clothes Still Smell

While theres a time and a place for a deep clean of your washer and dryer, washing machine cleaners are a convenient (and relatively cost-effective) alternative. READ MORE...
What My 11-Year-Old Daughter Taught Me About Decluttering

What My 11-Year-Old Daughter Taught Me About Decluttering

The most indelible way for me to learn this truth has been to watch it happen through my daughter's eyes. READ MORE...
5 Greasy, Grimy Things You Can Clean With Fabuloso Cleaner

5 Greasy, Grimy Things You Can Clean With Fabuloso Cleaner

Even if Fabuloso is the staple of your cleaning routine, there are probably a few tricks you didn't know you could try. READ MORE...
The Once-in-a-While Cleaning Task You Can’t Skip if You’re a Coffee Drinker

The Once-in-a-While Cleaning Task You Can’t Skip if You’re a Coffee Drinker

Machines that drip more slowly than they used to, or makers that leak, signal a build up of minerals. READ MORE...