For the first time in six years, a standard seal of approval for energy efficiency has been expanded to include another major household appliance.
Kidde is recalling nearly 5 million disposable fire extinguishers because they may not discharge properly, posing a risk of injury.
From the quiet Pennsylvania town of Charleroi, families have been making Pyrex measuring cups and other kitchen staples for 100 years.
A new report shows that solar panels could add thousands in value to your home -- with an important caveat: you have to own the panels.
Which documents are safe to destroy, and which ones should you retain for your records?
Do-it-yourself projects can save you money -- most of the time. Here are 10 DIY projects you should do and 10 you should save for the professionals.
Being on a budget doesn't mean putting off a needed upgrade or renovation. Here are five pretty painless ways to rein in costs and still get the job done.
Tech firms, builders, real estate investors and ordinary homeowners are getting more reasons to look at home automation as a viable upgrade.
When Sears or Target abandon one of their big, underperforming locations, one retailer licks its chops: home decor chain At Home.
There are three key elements for a great live Christmas tree: Pick the right type. Check its condition in the lot. And water it well at home.
There are tons of easy, no-tech ways to improve your home's security for free or next to nothing. Or go for security equipment or an alarm company.
Kohler is introducing a battery-operated deodorizing toilet seat that includes a fan that sucks in air, to help keep bathroom air fresh.
The winter heating season officially began Nov. 1. With these 10 tips in mind, you can control your bill -- and stay warm.