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6 DIY projects to make sure your riding mower makes the cut. Most homeowners with big, beautiful yards can’t live without their lawn tractors. So when it breaks down or has a problem, it’s something that most people want to address immediately.... Read more .

The Energy Star Award program celebrates companies who make the environment a priority. You’ve probably heard of Energy Star, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification program for energy-efficient appliances and other products that... Read more .

Our quiz will help you find out whether to fix those appliances yourself or call in an expert. To DIY or not to DIY? That is the question. As for the answer? We’re here to walk you through the decision-making process. The next time one of your... Read more .

Are you traditional, casual, colonial or contemporary? Discover your kitchen design style to help create the kitchen of your dreams. Thinking about renovating your kitchen? Or maybe your kitchen just doesn’t feel like the right fit for your... Read more .

Women make up about 2% of our Sears technicians. Here’s what they have to say about their Sears Careers. Every once in a while when you answer the door to let in a Sears Appliance Technician, you’ll find a woman smiling back at you. To find out... Read more .

These cost-effective landscaping ideas will help you create your dream garden. A great garden can raise a home’s value. But, perhaps even more importantly, it can raise your spirit. A gorgeous garden doesn’t have to break the bank, either. “The... Read more .

Is it time to call the repairman — or time for grill replacement? Warm weather means the start of grilling season. But as you dust off your gas grill for the first spring cookout, you might find that you forgot to clean it out before winter, and... Read more .

Ask these important questions to find the best repair people for the job. Choosing a service provider for home maintenance and repairs can be tricky, especially for new homeowners who have never had to deal with a furnace on the fritz or a fridge... Read more .

From easy-to-clean nozzles to embedded Bluetooth speakers, it’s time your shower went high-tech. It used to be that you’d have to go to a fancy spa for a truly luxurious shower. But now you can get it every morning at home — all you need is the... Read more .

There’s a new set of standards for heating, air conditioning and ventilation (HVAC) systems starting in 2015. Champagne-fueled renditions of “Auld Lang Syne” aren’t the only things happening when the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve.... Read more .