The last thing you want to think about is cleaning your garage. After all, it’s one of the main sources of clutter in your home, and a dirty garage can even damage your home’s foundation. But keeping a clean garage ...

Many smoke detectors in older homes contain batteries, so they can be disconnected and used as a backup power source when the primary power fails. But most newer smoke detectors have a backup battery that’s rechargeable rather than replaceable. These ...