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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

What Is Solar Window Film and How Does It Work?

Solar window film is a clever home upgrade that can significantly increase your home's comfort and efficiency without breaking the bank.

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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

Why Are My Lights Making a Buzzing Noise?

A buzzing light fixture is never something to ignore. While the sound could simply mean you need a new lightbulb, it could also be the first warning of a potential electrical hazard.

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Home Improvement
Sarah Stasik

How Much Do Different Storage Options Cost?

Self-storage solutions keep your belongings safe during a house move or declutter. Learn how much storage costs for a storage unit or pod rental.

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Home Improvement
Kaia Koglin

What Is Hard Water?

This article provides an overview of what hard water is. It includes information about different levels of hardness, why it's a problem and possible solutions.

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Home Improvement
Rowan Guthrie

How Long Does Food Keep in a Fridge or Freezer During a Power Outage?

Sooo ... the power went out. Here's how long your food will keep in the fridge and freezer.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

What Does a Water Heater Pressure Relief Valve Do?

Welcome to the world of water heaters, where a small but mighty hero stands guard: the pressure relief valve. Think of it as the guardian of your hot water tank, making sure it doesn't become a safety risk.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

Why Is My Toilet Overflowing?

Your toilet could be overflowing for any of a number of reasons. We’ll help you get to the bottom of it.

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Home Improvement
Michael Franco

6 Ways to Soundproof Your Doors

Soundproofing interior and exterior doors can go a long way toward creating a more peaceful and private living space. Here are six ways to get it done.

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