Consumer Reports has tested more than 100 lawn mowers from Home Depot, Lowe’s, and other retailers. Its testers have pushed them more than 50 miles to help you find the best mower for your yard. They rated each mower on how well it can cut in different modes — mulching, bagging, and side discharging.
A new strain of flu is affecting thousands of dogs all over the country. At least six in the Chicago area have died.
Everyone wants a lush, green lawn. But, what’s the best way to achieve it – sod or seed?
New home buyers are looking outdoors when house hunting, so having a great deck or patio is important when trying to sell.
Millions of Americans wake up each day and enjoy a cup of coffee. But, you may be getting more than just caffeine.
This week’s Angie’s List report offers tips on choosing a storage shed.
Mosquitoes and ticks are a nuisance, but even worse, they can spread diseases like West Nile and Lyme. Now, some types of those insects are responsible for carrying new diseases — chikungunya and Powassan.
Consumer Reports has put Samsung’s new flagship smartphone through extensive testing. The test results are in and the Galaxy S6 landed below Samsung’s older S5 in Consumer Reports’ ratings.
For two weeks, four of the top poker minds in the world played hand after hand at the Rivers Casino. Their opponent — a computer created at Carnegie Mellon University.
Their name implies that they’re confined to your bedroom, but bed bugs can live anywhere: hotels, offices, even movie theaters have had infestations.
You can’t see it, smell it, touch it or taste it, but radon is present in the soil of all 50 states, and it could be seeping into your home.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It does not matter if you are going across town or across the country, moving your home and family can be stressful. There’s a lot to consider when hiring a mover, and […]
Consumer Reports has uncovered a potential safety problem with a small Brinkmann grill sold at Home Depot and Hy-Vee stores.
A nail, a pothole, old age – many things can cause a flat tire. Is it okay to repair it or does it need to be replaced? And if it needs to be replaced, should you buy just one tire or do you need two? How about all four?
People who regularly take prescription medication spend on average more than $700 per year for drugs.