How downsizing and decluttering are fueling the self-storage boom
January 16, 2018, 11:03 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Our stuff isn't disappearing. It's just getting moved around.
There are up to 25,000 bugs in the average Christmas tree
November 28, 2017, 3:49 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Real Christmas trees can have plenty of bugs, but you don't need to worry about them ruining your home or your holiday.
Inefficient vacuum cleaners to be swept from European stores
September 11, 2017, 8:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The era of 900-watt-and-higher vacs comes to an end for EU nations.
Rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey needs to be stronger, higher, smarter
September 6, 2017, 1:41 p.m. by Matt Hickman
This is a tall order in Texas, land of ultra-lax zoning regulations.
Thinking about going solar? Google adds peer pressure into the mix
June 19, 2017, 6:59 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Keeping up with Joneses is now easier thanks to Project Sunroof.
Are boomers going to age in place or be stuck in place?
April 25, 2017, 6:45 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Millennials may not be buying what the boomers are selling.
Fabric-munching moths are having a field day in England's historic homes
April 12, 2017, 2:04 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Preservationists suspect warmer-than-normal weather is to blame for the pests' proliferation.
Scientists may have unearthed 'permafrost tomb' of ancient Siberian prince
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
Watch hypnotic 'ice stacking' on Lake Superior
Man's subway knitting session pays off big
5 homemade lip scrub recipes
Mysterious loud booms are being heard around the world and no one knows why