Winter

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Holiday Decorating and Storage Tips

Decorating for the holidays should be a fun family activity, so make it easier and less stressful with a few simple tips.

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Winter Survival Kit for Your Vehicle

As part of severe weather preparedness, people usually stock their first aid kits and gather supplies in case of emergency. But, one situation that’s often overlooked is driving in extreme weather. Here’s what you need.

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December Lawn & Garden To-Do List

Gardeners begin to find some rest in December, and if you’re like me, the fireplace beckons more loudly than the yard. Nonetheless, on those sunny days it’s good to get outdoors and to take care of a few gardening chores. Read on to find out more.

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How to Build a Holiday Display Shelf Unit

This foldable shelf unit is a great solution to display holiday decorations, but the design can be used for a variety of purposes. Watch the video for project details.

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February Lawn & Garden To-Do List

Early February marks the official midpoint of winter, and on this day many cultures look to folklore and tradition for signs of the coming spring. For most of us, however, plants are dormant or just beginning to stir. Read on for some February lawn and garden tasks.

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January Lawn & Garden To-Do List

The January garden hunkers down to wait out the winter, but there’s still plenty to do when the weather cooperates. This is a great month for evaluating, planning, and placing orders. It’s also a good time to work on plants during dormancy before they begin their spring growing season. Read on for more.

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Winter Heating and Storage Tips for Your Home

Check out this video for tips on how to get the most out of your heating system this winter, as well as improve storage in your home, and some tools that make cool gifts.

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Removing Ice from Walks and Steps

Ice can cause walkways and steps around your home to become extremely slippery and dangerous. Watch this video for tips on how to use deicers and anti-icers to remove ice and prevent it from forming.

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