08
Apr 19

This Quick Trick Will Tell You If Your Cutting Board Is Too Small (It’s a Big Problem)


You need room to maneuver your knife safely—so here’s a smart rule of thumb.
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18
Mar 19

This $10 Amazon Buy Is a Cheap Way to Safely Change Your Locks


Rest easy in your new home.
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14
Mar 19

One Smart Click and You're Scamming Your Way to Lower Monthly Bills


These one-time purchases won’t just improve your home—they could also improve your budget.
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10
Feb 19

One Foolproof Way to Stop Your Amazon Packages from Getting Stolen

If you live in an apartment building without a doorman or have had a package stolen from your stoop, you know that getting your hands on your package isn’t always as easy as two-day shipping sounds. Enter Amazon Locker, an alternate delivery method that helps you get your order quickly, no matter where you are.

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07
Feb 19

Is It Ever OK to Sleep with a Space Heater On?

For as awesome as having an electric space heater can be during the cold weather season, they often come with a lot of safety risks.

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12
Nov 18

Is It Bad That My Phone Charger Is Always Plugged In?

We’ve all heard that “overcharging” your phone (aka leaving it plugged in after sufficiently charging the battery) can reduce your phone battery’s effectiveness over time. But have you ever wondered about the charger itself? With your cord plugged into the wall (behind the bed, next to the sofa) around the clock, could your charging setup be costing you money or posing a safety hazard?

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25
Sep 18

5 Things You Need to Know About Effectively Hand-Washing Your Dishes

If you don’t have the luxury of dishwasher in your home, you know how quickly dishes can pile up and wreak havoc on your kitchen. Even if you have a fail-proof system for conquering your your tower of plates and coffee mugs, hand washing your dishes eats up extra time and energy—and then there’s the mental gymnastics of wondering if, after all that effort, any of your dishes are actually clean.

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12
Aug 18

The Scary Reason I’ll Never Cook with Glass Pans Again

Chief among the sounds you never want to hear in your kitchen is an explosive shattering of glass. I’m here to tell you that the stuff of urban legend sometimes is true.

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07
Jun 18

IKEA Issues A Recall For Its SLADDA Bike

Say goodbye to SLADDA: IKEA announced a full recall for its innovative bike due to fall hazard reports.

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21
May 18

Here's Why You Should Never, Ever Leave a Plastic Water Bottle in Your Car

If you’re guilty of leaving water bottles in your car, whether it be clutter or a backup source of hydration, then it’s time to quit the habit. Firefighters are warning drivers about the hazard that clear water bottles pose.

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