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Maybe you already recycle but you hate the way that clunky blue bin takes up kitchen space. Maybe you just sobbed through the walrus scene in Our Planet and you’re newly committed to reducing your impact but you’re living in a small space. These in-cabinet recycling bins will help you cut down on waste without taking up precious floor space.

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Of course, the first thing you should try when getting rid of fruit flies is eliminating the breeding areas. Make sure you consume produce before it begins to go bad, and dispose of any food that is too far gone. Keep potential breeding grounds clean, and check for spills around garbage cans, compost bins and under the sink. Make sure you run your garbage disposal frequently. Wash produce when you get home to get rid of any existing eggs, and then store food in the fridge when possible. Take out the trash frequently, and clean up spills immediately.

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Whether you’re a first-time buyer or you’ve always had one at the center of your festivities, here’s how to get the most from your holiday tree.

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If your trash has ever been raided by raccoons, opossums, squirrels, or rats, you know what a pain it is to clean up scattered garbage. Fortunately, these smartly designed garbage cans and accessories keep pests away.

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Compost is vital for healthy soil, and you can make it cheaply and easily from kitchen scraps, lawn clippings, fallen leaves, shredded newspapers and other materials that would otherwise go to landfills. Many municipalities offer free composting workshops and discounted compost bins.

Don’t let a cluttered backyard prevent you from enjoying summer’s rays. Take some time to corral pool toys, sports equipment or gardening gear now, and you’ll be able to sit back and relax on the porch or patio all summer long. We promise it’ll be that much sweeter after a bit of yard work! Read on to find just the right storage solutions and outdoor decor to spruce up your yard.

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Don't let your dog's poo go to landfill and contribute to our waste problem - compost it instead.

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Dorm rooms are minimalist and functional with unbreakable modern furniture and white walls, so making your shared space feel like a home away from home can be difficult—especially on a college budget. These stylish pieces of dorm room decor will help you settle in to your new space.

Maintaining a tidy home is hard enough without pets. And for those who do have a fluffy family member, animal hair, mud and less than rosy smells are a constant issue. Still, cleaning the house is not a lost cause for pet owners -- and with the right tools, preventing messes before they happen can become part of your routine. Read on for our top ten housekeeping picks for those with a dog, cat or other furry companion in their life.

In colder climates, winter can draw into and seem endless—but you don’t need to wait for warmer weather to start preparing for summer vegetables. Here’s how to get a jump start on your vegetable garden, no matter what the weather forecast says.

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First-time pet owners often face a design dilemma when they bring their new, four-legged pals home. Integrating pets’ ‘stuff’ into our immaculate, thoughtfully decorated homes is certainly a challenge, but it’s not impossible. Explore the following supplies to prevent pets from taking over your space and style.

When decorating a room, we don’t tend to give much thought to the waste receptacle. But the decorative details can be important.

Juneau Community Garden renters recently built a compost bin. Carol Shirk, who has had master composter training, will speak July 18 at 6 p.m.…

Break-in – Wednesday at 11:26 a.m., a man reported that his apartment in the 800 block of South Lincoln Avenue was broken into and medication …

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