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Holiday Host Survival Guide

Despite your best efforts to prepare, you'll probably encounter a blip or two during your family gathering. Here's how to handle the unexpected

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How to Install Weather-Sensitive Heating Controls

Save energy and stay cozy by linking your system to the outside temperatures

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Half Baths Full of Style

The powder room is one of the busiest rooms in the house. So why not make yours more welcoming?

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TLC for Wood Furniture

Salvage your beloved wood furniture from wear and tear with these tips

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Create a Built-in Look With Paint

Smart use of color unifies a simple coatrack and separate bench

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