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From yard tools to pet care to pest control and more, these products and tools are sure to help around your home and acreage.
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The result could be a Christmas wish come true
Every year my family makes the annual trek to a favorite Christmas tree farm. It’s been in the business for years – which is what it takes to have a successful Christmas tree operation...
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Keep your house warm this winter
A roaring fire makes the cold weather cozy. The best species to burn in your area is the one that’s most plentiful. However, soft woods such as pine throw out only about half of the heat as...
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Tuck some air-activated warmers into your clothing to keep you toasty.
  Hands and feet are usually the first to feel the cold when you're outside, but body warmers may help. Their pouches are air-activated portable heat for hands and feet. They are designed...
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Spruce up your porch, patio, deck, gazebo, garden, and yard with some new outdoor furniture. Here are the top four trends from Woodard.
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Lead poisoning in young children is caused by breathing or swallowing lead – and it's completely preventable.
A home that has loose or peeling paint and was built before 1978 poses a risk for lead poisoning. Mary Jean Brown is the chief of the Healthy Homes and Lead Poisoning branch of the Centers for...
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Enhance your favorite foods on the barbecue
A friend of ours had a party awhile back and made smoked pork. It was the most delicious meat I’ve ever had. Smoking adds flavor, and it can turn some of the worst cuts of meat into a wonderful...
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Summertime is just around the corner! Here are some of our favorite things to do during the season.
Summertime is just around the corner! Here are some of our favorite things to do during the season. What’s your favorite summer activity?
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Find out how you can create a birdhouse by reusing materials you already have!
Find out how you can create a birdhouse by reusing materials you already have!
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Find out how you can reinvent an old bike for your garden, porch or an innovation of your own.
Find out how you can reinvent an old bike for your garden, porch or an innovation of your own.

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