House & Home Tips

Get tools and advice to make your house your dream home. From home improvement ideas to fire safety tips and news on the latest smart home tech, find information to keep your family's home safe and beautiful for years to come.

10 Key Things to Look at When Buying a Home

Learn how to spot red flags when viewing a home so there aren't any expensive surprises in the home inspection.

16 Ways to Make a More Sustainable Home

Make your home greener by reducing waste, toxic chemicals, and energy use. Here's a room-by-room guide to living more sustainably.

Step-By-Step Guide to Starting a Vegetable Garden

From small containers to raised beds, transform your outdoor space into an edible oasis.

How to Get Preapproved for a Mortgage

These simple steps will help you through the process of getting a preapproval letter from a lender.

16 Things Every Homeowner Should Know How to Do

Keep your home safe, comfortable, and healthy—and save money—by handling these simple repairs and improvement projects yourself.

How to Pet-proof Your Home

Keep your pets—and your possessions—safe with these pet-proofing tasks.

11 Spring Cleaning Tasks for a Safer Home

From small tasks to bigger projects, these clean-ups make a big difference to your home's safety.

Everything You Need to Know About Setting Up a Smart Home

Find the best products, keep your home safe, and save time and money with this smart home guide.

How to Prepare Your House to Sell

Follow expert advice to close the deal faster and for a higher price.

How to Childproof Your Home

Childproof your home to prevent accidents and injuries.

5 Easy Ways Home Updates Add Up to Big Savings

Here are five reasons why regular property maintenance in the short term means cost benefits over the long term.

8 Things a Video Doorbell Can Do for You

Smart doorbells can do so much more than simply chime—video doorbells provide a way for you to see and chat with anyone near your front door.