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If you’re tired of staring at unsightly garbage way before pickup day, it’s time to have some tough conversationsFull Story
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Upcycled, ecofriendly or just made responsibly, these home accessories and furniture pieces will keep your conscience clearFull Story
LIFEThe Polite House: How Can I Kindly Get Party Guests to Use Coasters?
Here’s how to handle the age-old entertaining conundrum to protect your furniture — and friendshipsFull Story
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Find out how to ask guests for less traditional wedding giftsFull Story
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If workers around your home are doing things that bother you, there’s a diplomatic way to approach themFull Story