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Video: Make your holiday lights hassle-free

Get tips for fixing broken holiday lights and learn a simple storage solution so you can skip untangling for good.

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Grab Your Gloves: Baby-proofing tips

Baby proofing gives little ones the freedom to explore while keeping them safe and giving you peace of mind.

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Grab Your Gloves: Learn more about cleaning ‘green’

OPPD's Althea McMickell demonstrates how to make three do-it-yourself cleaners that are good for the environment and your home.

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Grab Your Gloves: Refresh your home for spring

Changing the direction of ceiling fan, checking smoke detectors are among the tips for greater energy efficiency and safety.

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Video: Put that rainy day to use. Install a rain barrel.

All that rainwater flowing through your downspouts can be put to work by installing a rainwater collection barrel. Here's how.

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