Tips to make a house or apartment safe and accessible for older adults living at home

With a majority of Americans preferring to live in their own homes as long as possible,…

7 Seemingly Harmless Items That Can Destroy Your Washing Machine

You already know it’s wise to look at care labels on your clothes before you toss…

Here’s What Guests Notice Immediately About Your House

Home and hosting experts reveal what does — and does not — make an impression. Having…

Why designers are rethinking the toilet

Is it time to revolutionize the toilet? Consider the toilet — that humble porcelain bowl that…

The 8 House Smells You Should Never, Ever Ignore

That odd scent could be a sign of a much bigger hazard. A lingering, bad smell…

How To Keep Your Humidifier Clean (And The Scary Repercussions If You Don’t)

This household appliance can help with symptoms of allergies, asthma, colds and flu … or it…

Never, Ever Do These 5 Things With Your Heat In The Winter

Fire and electrical safety experts share why these mistakes could be hazardous. Winter is the time…

We’re Plumbers. Here’s What We Would Never Do In A Home Bathroom.

These plumbers have unclogged it all — and they told HuffPost about what they personally won’t…

The 5 House Noises You Should Never, Ever Ignore

Those drips and buzzes can be signs of potential hazards and emergencies. From clanking radiators and…

Here’s How Often You Should Wash Your Sheets In The Fall And Winter

Cold weather means dry skin, fewer showers and the spread of viruses. Experts reveal how this…