Home inventories can help in case of natural disaster

Wild weather has become more common with climate change, the experts say, and homeowners can prepare for natural disasters by making home... Read more

Beyond air conditioning: Savvy ways to keep your home cool

As summer temperatures — and utility bills — rise, there are some easy ways to keep cool that are cheaper and greener than air conditioning.... Read more

Tips to find and hire the right pet sitter

When vacations beckon, finding reliable care for a beloved family pet is too often an afterthought, a detail to be left to a friend, neighbor... Read more

Gardening's new ethos: Help the planet (and look good too)

From the biggest botanical gardens to the smallest backyard plots and terraces, there’s a movement underway to make gardens work harder for... Read more

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