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Living Space: How to clean a bathroom sink and keep it looking pristine

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In the time between your morning and nighttime routines, your bathroom sink gathers all sorts of gross buildup. Blobs of toothpaste, makeup spills, soapy residue, hard water spots and more can collect on the surface throughout the day, creating some serious grime that can’t simply be rinsed away when you wash your hands. A daily wipe-down with...Read more

Living Space: 7 common laundry mistakes that could be damaging your clothes

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Doing laundry involves more than simply tossing clothes into the washing machine and pulling them out when they’re clean. It requires proper prep work, detergent measuring and cleanup to keep fabrics (and your washer and dryer) in top shape. If you’re not careful, certain laundry mistakes can damage your clothing and impact the effectiveness...Read more

Living Space: 12 stealthy ways to fake an entryway in a tight space

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Coats, shoes, sunglasses and keys all deserve a spot near the door. And they each need a place to call home at the end of the day. Creating a drop zone inside the door can be tricky if your home doesn’t have a designated foyer or mudroom, but with the right storage strategies, a sliver of wall space is enough to contain these basics. Bonus: ...Read more

Living Space: 8 soothing decorating ideas to make your home a stress-free sanctuary

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Your home is your refuge. It’s where you can feel safe and relaxed when life gets overwhelming. Certain decorating choices help foster that sense of peace, and how you decorate a space can have a huge impact on how you feel while you’re in it. A well-designed space filled with items you love can be calming and relieve stress, while cluttered...Read more

Living Space: Having trouble getting organized? Here are 5 ways to ask for help

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One big way you can breathe easier at home is by getting your living space organized to a T. Knowing where to start is the hard part — especially if feeling overwhelmed with work, family and life is what led you down the path of disorganization in the first place. It may be time to call in some judgment-free professionals.

In order to develop...Read more

Living Space: 8 must-know tips for caring for your houseplants during the winter

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Winter is known as the quiet season in the garden because most outdoor plants aren’t doing much. It’s the same for your indoor garden. Of course, your houseplants don’t have to endure snow and chilly winds whipping across the landscape. Yet, growing conditions in your home do change in several subtle ways during the colder, darker months ...Read more

Living Space: 10 things to get rid of in the new year

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It’s that time of year to embrace fresh starts and say goodbye to old habits. And while many of us focus on personal resolutions — lose weight, spend less, join a gym — your home can also benefit from that “out with the old, in with the new” vibe. Here, 10 things to rid your home of now so you can ease into the new year with a clean ...Read more

Living Space: The 6 most common holiday stains and how to remove them

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year — until a guest at your holiday party spills red wine all over your living room carpet. Or sloshes their coffee across your best table linens. Holiday mishaps happen, but there’s no need to panic. You can remove many of the most common stains with a few basic ingredients and a bit of patience.

This...Read more

Living Space: 14 cozy winter decorating ideas you can keep up all season long

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As temperatures drop outside, bring warmth into your home with cozy winter decorations. Use our collection of winter decor ideas to make your home feel warm and inviting this season. Showcasing plush fabrics, cool colors and comfy furnishings, these wintry designs will last you all the way to spring.

1. Cozy winter decorations

Sheepskin is the...Read more

Living Space: 7 essential places to clean when you’re in a time crunch before guests arrive

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The hours before a party or gathering always seem to fly by. It’s all too easy to spend time preparing food, setting the table and putting finishing touches on your decor, and put cleaning tasks off until the last minute. If guests are on their way and you have yet to plug in the vacuum or pick up a scrub brush, don’t fret. By tackling a few...Read more

Living Space: How to transform any room into a flexible space for multipurpose living

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As lifestyles shifted due to the coronavirus pandemic, our homes had to adapt to new activities and routines. Dining rooms and closets became home offices, kids’ bedrooms served as home-school spaces, and guest rooms were outfitted with workout equipment.

These multipurpose rooms were born out of necessity, but even as we look toward a post-...Read more

Living Space: 6 simple things you can do to prevent frozen pipes this winter

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Winter brings frigid temperatures for much of the country, and when temperatures plummet, the water that supplies your home’s faucets and fixtures is in danger of freezing inside your pipes. Because water expands as it turns to ice, frozen pipes are prone to bursting, which can result in costly water and plumbing damage throughout your home. ...Read more

 

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