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Should you buy refurbished appliances? The answer may surprise you.

When you purchase a refurbished appliance from a trusted seller like eBay or Sears Outlet, you’re getting an item that has been used and then returned within the short return window. It’s then repaired and certified to ensure it’s functioning like new, and sold at a significant discount. (Photo: Getty Creative)
When you purchase a refurbished appliance from a trusted seller like eBay or Sears Outlet, you’re getting an item that has been used and then returned within the short return window. It’s then repaired and certified to ensure it’s functioning like new, and sold at a significant discount. (Photo: Getty Creative)

There are two ways to save money on big purchases like kitchen appliances and home improvement tools: you can wait and wait for the best sales, and then fight your way through the crowds to shop them; or you can buy certified refurbished merchandise for significant discounts. The best

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The Best Portable Monitors to Buy in 2020

Portable monitors are convenient accessories that can instantly transform any space into a powerful workstation. Whether you need an extra screen for your home office or want to do some work on the go, you can quickly set up a productive workspace anywhere that will allow you to view multiple screens at once. You’ll no longer need a large monitor to, say, make edits to a presentation while actively participating in a Zoom meeting.

With remote work becoming the new norm for many, portable monitors have grown in popularity as a response. Here are our favorite portable monitors for powering

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Do you need a face mask and where can you buy one?

Ever since coronavirus began spreading across the world, there has been some debate on the use of face masks, including who should wear them and the benefits of them.

The advice in England remains that the general public shouldn’t try to buy medical face masks, as these need to be reserved for frontline staff and key workers only.

But new guidance from the government briefing on 11 May said people in England should wear face coverings, in “enclosed public spaces”, such as in shops and on public transport.

These coverings can be made from things you’ve already got at home,

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Here’s Where You Can Buy Non-Medical Face Masks Online Right Now

Update, May 6, 2020: As stay-at-home orders come to an end and businesses across the U.S. begin to re-open, a number of states are taking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendation to wear a cloth face-covering in public to the next level by making it a requirement. This is in effect in the following seven states so far: New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Rhode Island, and Hawaii.

Update, April 4, 2020: The CDC issued a recommendation that President Donald Trump shared on Friday: they are now advising everyone to wear a cloth face-covering mask in

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How to buy a tiny home

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  • Tiny homes have become hugely popular in the last few years.

  • The tiny home category encompasses a variety of dwellings, from pared down sheds to high-end custom homes.

  • When buying a tiny home, buyers have to make all kinds of decisions about types, sizes, finishes, and more.

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Tiny homes are a popular option with minimalists, aspiring homeowners who can’t afford a giant house, and people who want a home on wheels. They’ve even inspired multiple HGTV shows. When choosing a tiny home, the options can be overwhelming. Here are a

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