When a Car Is Parked for Days (or Weeks), Here Are Five Things You Can Do Today to Help Keep It Primed for Driving
Staying home — and off the road — can be a good thing. What happens if your car sits for a long time? Learn how to maintain & care for your parked vehicle.
Doggie Day Spas, Smart Doorbells and Other Surprising Perks Landlords Use to Lure Today’s Renters
What type of amenities are modern renters looking for? These surprising perks are enticing more people to rent. Learn more.
When it’s Time to Remodel, Some Home Renovations Pay For Themselves. These Upgrades Might Not.
Not all home renovations add the same value when selling your house. Learn about which common home improvements return the lowest value for your investment.
The Delights of a Backyard Pool — And the Hidden Costs Lurking Under the Surface
Owning your own backyard pool can be a dream come true but see what these pool owners say about a few costs that you might not have expected.
Fix This (Not That) to Help Get $100s or $1,000s More for Your Car at Trade-In
Before bringing a used car to the dealership for cash or trade, find out what insiders say about prepping cars for maximum payout.
Refusing to Abandon Their Homes, Homeowners Rebuild With Flood Risk in Mind
After major flooding from hurricanes and rain destroyed their homes, these homeowners dis-covered ways to rebuild and retrofit to help reduce the risk of future flood damage.
Homeowner's Guide to Spring Home Maintenance
Seasonal home maintenance is a great way of protecting one of your most valuable assets. Learn how to tackle home projects that have been on a To Do list for too long.
They Stole His Identity and Made Off With $50,000 Before He Had a Clue He'd Been Robbed
Identity theft is the criminal misuse of personal information - name, social security number, bank account etc. Learn how to help prevent identity theft with Farmers Insurance.
New Car Negotiation Tactics That Could Save $100s (or $1,000s) on Your Next Deal
A veteran auto-industry consultant explains car buying these days—and why heavy price negotiating tactics are a thing of the past.
Moving? Take a Few Packing Tips From These Serial Movers
When you've moved 85 times, you're officially a packing expert. Here, super movers share how they saved thousands on fees, and a near-perfect box labeling technique. (You'll thank us when you unpack.)
Distracted on the Road? It's Like Driving the Length of a Football Field... Blindfolded
According to the CDC, approximately 9 people are killed and 1,000 injured each day in crashes that involve distracted drivers.
Your Roof Can't Wear a Puffy Coat in Cold Weather. Here's How You Can Keep It Cozy.
Ice dams can cause major damage to your home and roof during the winter months. Learn ways to help keep them from forming.
Is Your Home Ready For Solar Power?
Follow this outline of some of the qualifications, potential tax breaks & possible financing to decide whether solar panels might be a good fit.
This Guy Helped to Repair and Rebuild a Crucial Part of 22,000 Homes After Hurricane Katrina
Useful tips and information from a pro who has helped to repair and rebuild more than 22,000 roofs since Hurricane Katrina.
A Home Fire Story: “the Cat Was Swaddled in a Firefighter's Jacket Getting Oxygen”
Fire damage destroyed her family's home. Read her story, plus expert tips to help you go beyond the basics of fire prevention.
I Had Six Backdoors into Their Network in Less than an Hour
Hired hackers share real-world stories of breaking into computer systems (legally) through phishing scams and other high-tech mischief.
Why You May Want to Rethink That Oversized Tub (and Other Bathroom Remodeling Considerations)
Should you roll up your sleeves or pull out a checkbook? A featured contractor on HGTV's "House Hunters Renovation" weighs in.
Spend Less Time Pumping Gas in the Cold, and Other Potential Perks of Owning an Electric Vehicle
From tax credits to mileage ranges, find out some of the pros and cons of purchasing an electric car.