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.

5 Hidden Dangers in Your Home and How to Prevent Them

Carbon monoxide, lead, radon, and other common hazards can be dangerous to your health when they make their way into your living space.

How to Age in Place Safely and Comfortably

Simple strategies and the best home updates for elder adults to stay safe and independent at home.

6 Budget-Friendly Ways to Improve Curb Appeal

Spruce up the outside of your home. Many of these simple tasks to improve curb appeal can be completed in an afternoon and cost less than $100.

How to Secure Your Smart Home Devices

Follow these tips to avoid data breaches.

Smart Home Devices 101

Answers to some frequently asked questions about today's smart-home systems.

What to Do About Mold in Your Home

Everything you need to know about what to do if you have mold and how to stop it from growing in your home.

3 Home Safety Updates That Lower Insurance Premiums

These improvements will help keep your family safe and get you a discount on your homeowners or renters insurance.

Protect Your Home When You're Away

Leaving town? Make sure your home is protected while you're away.

11 Things to Do Right Now to Prepare for Fall

Get ready for a new season with this smart list of things to do to usher in autumn.

6 Tips for Indoor and Outdoor Composting

Follow these basic rules to successfully compost indoors or outdoors.

How to Compost at Home

Cut down on your household trash, while reaping big environmental benefits.

How to Prepare to Evacuate Due to Wildfire

Get everything in order with this checklist so you can leave quickly and safely if necessary.