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Window Air Conditioner Buying Guide: What You Need to Know Before You Buy

Shopping for a new window AC unit? Start here. → Read More

Your Fire Pit Is More Useful Than You Think

A fire pit isn't just for fall or winter. Here's how to take advantage of yours even in the hotter months. → Read More

Why You Should Still Use Your Fire Pit This Summer

Your fire pit isn't just for fall or winter: Enjoy it no matter the season. → Read More

How to Smoke Ribs Low and Slow on a Charcoal Grill

Make authentic barbecue at home this holiday weekend on your Weber kettle grill with this low 'n' slow method. → Read More

Yes, You Do Need to Clean Out Your Keurig

Your Keurig will brew better coffee if you clean out the gunk. → Read More

Make Your Keurig Brew Better by Cleaning Out the Gunk

Don't let grimy buildup come between you and a great cup of coffee. → Read More

Keep Your Roomba in Shape So It's Always Ready to Clean

Here's how to clean your Roomba's brushes, bin and wheels to keep it in tip-top shape. → Read More

Charcoal, Gas, Electric, Pellet: Here's What Type of Grill You Should Buy

From hardwood pellet grills to propane gas burners to charcoal kettles, picking the right backyard cooker isn't always easy. Here's your guide to figure out which grill is best for you. → Read More

Yes, You Can Make Real Wine at Home With Your Instant Pot

Try this fun wine hack for National Wine Day. → Read More

How to Deep Clean Your Grill the Right Way

As summer quickly approaches, it's a good time to give your grill a deep cleaning. → Read More

Yes, You Can Save Money by Switching to an Electric Lawn Mower

Ditching that gas guzzler for an e-mower will save you cash over time. → Read More

How to Get Your Old Lawn Mower Ready for Summer

From changing its oil to sharpening its blades, here’s how to prep your mower for summer. → Read More

Loud, Gas-Belching Leaf Blowers Will Soon Be Illegal in 1 State. Is This Just the Beginning?

New gas-burning lawn mowers and leaf blowers won't be sold in California by 2024. And other states may be close behind. → Read More

How We Test Grills

Testing outdoor grills takes a lot of effort -- but the result is tasty science. → Read More

Save Money by Growing Herbs at Home

You don't have to be a seasoned gardener to grow tasty herbs at home. Get started with these simple steps. → Read More

Traeger's Fancy New Pellet Smokers Have Sky-High Price Tags

These redesigned Timberline pellet grills are Traeger's most capable and expensive yet. → Read More

The 37 New Emoji iOS 15.4 Brings to Your iPhone

With new smileys, a lip biting emoji and kidney beans, texting on your iPhone got a little more interesting. → Read More

37 New Emoji Just Arrived With iOS 15.4

Texting on your iPhone got a little more interesting. → Read More

Every New Emoji Now Available on Your iPhone

You can now send kidney beans and a lip-biting emoji to your friends. → Read More

5 Tips to Become a Weber Kettle Grill Master

From smoking to searing to roasting, here's how to use your Weber Kettle to its full potential. → Read More