The One Thing to Look for on an Apartment Tour

Bet you probably wouldn’t think to check here.

7 Brilliant Ways to Conquer Clutter

Stuck in an organizing rut? You might have gotten so used to the towering piles and scattered odds and ends that you practically don’t even see them any more, but that doesn’t mean you have to give up and live with the mess. You may just need to take a new tact to come up with some smarter storage systems (that will actually stick). From clever ideas for sneaking in more storage space to fresh ways to group your stuff, your streamlining solutions are right here.

Here’s How Much Money You Really Need to Earn to Buy a House

A new study helps demystify the home-buying process. 

10 Tiny Houses You Can Rent (or Even Buy!)

Use your next break to discover what makes the tiny house movement so popular. You may just become a convert.



The Right Way to Take Care of Your Books

Tend to your beloved tomes with these expert tips.

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

New research shows these common house plants all absorb harmful chemicals.

7 Inspiring Winter Arrangements

No matter what you’re celebrating—Christmas, Hanukkah, family harmony—these unfussy wintry arrangements, all made in minutes using everyday greenery, will bring joy to your world.