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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Our favorite innovations

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Our favorite innovations

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: One of the things

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One of the things

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: LEAH HAASCH

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LEAH HAASCH

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Scan this issue!

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Scan this issue!

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Win Daily Prizes with Our 'Month of Innovation' Sweepstakes

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Win Daily Prizes with Our 'Month of Innovation' Sweepstakes

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Pin & Win! My BHG Dream Home

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Pin & Win! My BHG Dream Home

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Breathe easy

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Breathe easy

May will have you inhaling some fresh air or exhaling after a good deed.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Carry on

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Carry on

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Just for Mom

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Just for Mom

Breakfast in bed is only a start for her day. Try these fresh ideas to tell her how special she is.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Get personalized

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Get personalized

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: May day

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May day

Busy is the norm these days, so who couldn't use some help? These gadgets make managing home, health, and family just a little bit easier.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Enchanted Evening

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Enchanted Evening

Internet entrepreneur Amy Neunsinger hosts a sparkling soiree.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Here Comes the Sun

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Here Comes the Sun

A photographer and her husband open their home to nature's influences with sky blues, sunshine yellows, and rustic textures.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Chalky Pastels

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Chalky Pastels

Pastels might seem like they're for kids, but we beg to differ. With a bit of gray in them, these soft but not overly sweet hues have grown-up appeal.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Ben Silbermann

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Ben Silbermann

Innovation is... smartphones with apps that help you choose paint colors. Robotlike vacuums that zoom around floors. Websites that practically design your rooms. That's innovation, all right. But to us, innovation isn't just the whiz-bang stuff. It's anything that streamlines and inspires. In this section, we celebrate advances big and small.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Jules Pieri

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Jules Pieri

"I'm not romanced by the idea of building a better mousetrap," Jules says. Instead, this gadget guru has found her niche spreading the word about nifty little inventions that make life easier. Every weekday, Daily Grommet reviews and tells the story behind a product, sparking discussion among followers. Jules' goal is to celebrate innovation, often by the little guy: "What they do is heroic."

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Stephen Fraser is...

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Stephen Fraser is...

Something clicked with Stephen when his wife, Kim, couldn't find a polka-dot fabric she liked for curtains and said there should be a way she could design her own. That led to Spoonflower, the start-up that turns anyone's uploaded designs into yardage. With 100,000 designs available, it's a decorator's paradise. "Kim was right the world really did need print-on-demand fabric," Stephen says.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Net Gain

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Net Gain

A new approach to decorating-- a consultation performed completely online-- saved this family from a big move-out.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Space Adventure

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Space Adventure

Their wish list was long and their kitchen narrow, but this family of five found ways to stretch their space and their imagination.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Snap Happy

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Snap Happy

A whopping 86 percent of digital photos we take never leave the memory card. Time to do right by those precious memories. Here's how to get your pics organized, backed up, and out where you can enjoy them.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Groundbreakers

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Groundbreakers

Carpet is stepping up its performance. This familiar floor covering has always been expected to add comfort and color to a room, but advances in fibers, built-in protection, and carpet construction now give us multitasking masters. Here are some impressive features you can expect to find among new carpet offerings.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Daily updates

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Daily updates

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Next stop

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Next stop

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Help with home projects

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Help with home projects

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: What can I do about a squeaky floor if I have carpet?

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What can I do about a squeaky floor if I have carpet?

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Need a cleaner? Just add water

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Need a cleaner? Just add water

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: A New Breed

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A New Breed

It's never been simpler to grow gorgeous roses. These easy-care blooms are... A New Breed

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Narrow Escape

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Narrow Escape

A sliver of a yard becomes a smart three-tiered outdoor living space.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Make Your Own Faux-Stone Pots

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Make Your Own Faux-Stone Pots

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Festival of Foliage

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Festival of Foliage

A container gardener spices up pots with bold leaves and complementary colors.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: On the Rocks

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On the Rocks

Stone walls and beautiful plantings tame a sloped site.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Slow the Flow

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Slow the Flow

Save water and cash with a smart irrigation system. No more automatic sprinklers turning on after a drenching rain-- today's weather-based controllers and efficient delivery methods cut waste.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Garden gadgets

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Garden gadgets

Breaking new ground this year? These products make yardwork more ergonomic, efficient, and enjoyable.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Blooms on high

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Blooms on high

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Win a garden getaway

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Win a garden getaway

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: BHG Test Garden

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BHG Test Garden

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: GET INSPIRED

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GET INSPIRED

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Whip Up Some Space

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Whip Up Some Space

Rethink kitchen organization and opt for fewer but more-effective tools. Start with these four clever ideas, then turn the page for innovations in kitchenware.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Kitchen Gadgets

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Kitchen Gadgets

These new lighter, smaller products help make meal prep faster, easier, and cleaner.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Test baking powder or soda

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Test baking powder or soda

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Rhubarb

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Rhubarb

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Lasagna roll-ups

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Lasagna roll-ups

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: New ways with salsa

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New ways with salsa

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: On Mother's Day, Americans spend some $2.7 billion treating...

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On Mother's Day, Americans spend some $2.7 billion treating...

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Ask our expert

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Ask our expert

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Stair tactics

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Stair tactics

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Game on

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Game on

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Gear up

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Gear up

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Just do it

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Just do it

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Sound advice

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Sound advice

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: 40% Typical May savings on wook, cashmere, and other winter knits as stores get ready for warm-weather wear...

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40% Typical May savings on wook, cashmere, and other winter knits as stores get ready for warm-weather wear...

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Our Reblooming Picks for Spring 2012

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Our Reblooming Picks for Spring 2012

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: Picture this

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Picture this

Photo publishing sites have flooded the market with possibilities. But when printing your kids' mugs-- on canvas, on phone cases, or on, well, mugs-- you want the best. Here are our favorite photo products, for gifts or for yourself.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: It Takes the Cake!

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It Takes the Cake!

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2012 Magazine Article: I Did It!

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I Did It!

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