13 “Eco-Friendly” Habits That Are Actually Worse for the Planet

We know you have the best interests of the planet at heart, but if you're not careful, you might be...

How to Delete 99 Per Cent of Your Digital Footprint

These are the steps you can take to erase your activity from the Internet's long memory.

How to Remove Earwax: 5 Home Remedies That Work

Struggling with stubborn earwax? From massaging techniques to olive oil, here are five highly effective earwax removal strategies.

Here’s How Often You Should Be Restarting Your Everyday Devices

We'd be lost without all the smart technology in our lives, but how often should we restart our devices? We...

12 Things to Stop Buying That’ll Save You Tons of Cash

Cut these simple things out of your life and you'll be amazed at how much money you can save.

This Hacking Horror Story Is a Warning to Take Online Security More Seriously

Think you could never be targeted by hackers? This frightening story will change your mind—and serve as a valuable lesson...

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Plug Space Heaters Into Power Strips

Before you plug one in, know this: Heating is the second leading cause of house fires (behind cooking), according to...

11 Brilliant Ways to Fix a Zipper

Before you throw out your tool bag or tent, try using these tried-and-true tips and tricks for fixing a busted...

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7 Essential Entertaining Tips We’ve Learned From Downton Abbey

Even if you aren’t hosting crowned heads, there’s no reason your party guests shouldn’t feel like royalty. Take a few...

10 Best Things to Do Instead of Exchange Gifts This Holiday Season

Tired of riding on the consumer carousel during the holiday season? Here are 10 things you can do instead.

13 “Going Green” Myths—Busted

The truth about when to turn off lights or use your air conditioner.

5 Heating Myths You Really Need to Stop Believing

There are some pretty common myths when it comes to what does and doesn't heat a house efficiently. We debunked...

13 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Stove Top

Want to keep your stove top running for as long as possible? Avoid making these very common, very damaging mistakes.

How to Be More Eco-Friendly This Holiday Season

While the holidays can be wonderful in many ways, they aren't particularly kind to the environment. But by following these...

This Simple Hack Will Keep Spiders Out of Your House

Spiders can be scary outside, let alone seeing one in your home.

14 Clever Uses for Apples You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Dealing with a disaster in the kitchen? There's an apple for that! These brilliant new uses for apples will have...

Always Cover Your Laptop Camera—And 12 More Secrets Your Computer Wants You to Know

Although it’s called a laptop, it’s not actual­ly a good idea to use it on your lap.

9 Brilliant Uses For Orange Peels You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Before you toss those orange peels in the compost, put them to work all around the house!

This Clever Toilet Paper Hack Can Freshen Up Your Entire Bathroom

The key to having a fresh-smelling bathroom might lie in the toilet paper, not the toilet itself!

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15 Things You’re Doing to Your iPhone That Apple Experts Wouldn’t

These very common mistakes can cause some very big problems—avoid them to keep your iPhone running smoothly for as long...

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6 Smartphone Repairs You Should Never Pay Someone to Fix

Got a wet cell phone? A shattered screen? These smartphone repair techniques should do the trick.

Fake Blood for Halloween: 3 Easy Ways to Make It

While it's easy to buy fake blood, it's more fun to whip it up in your kitchen laboratory with ingredients...

13 Signs an Amazon Seller Can’t Be Trusted

Not all Amazon sellers deserve your trust or your business. Here are the smart steps you can take to avoid...

20 Google Maps Tricks You’ll Want to Try Immediately

If you think Google Maps is just about getting from point A to point B, we've got some news for...

15 Things You’re Throwing Away—But Shouldn’t

Plastic bottles, glass jars, cardboard, old clothing and more are filling up our landfills. Do your part and help reduce...

How “Private” Is Private Browsing Mode?

You may think that switching over to incognito mode on your browser gives you max privacy, but the truth is...

7 Things You Can Make With All of Those Acorns

Winnie-the-Pooh's Piglet is not the only one that loves acorns. We love them too (just not to eat!).