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12 Kitchen Cleaning Hacks to Save Minutes and Moolah

12 Kitchen Cleaning Hacks to Save Minutes and Moolah

If cleaning your kitchen always seems like a journey of epic Lord of the Rings proportions, you’re not alone. You may not have a team of men, dwarves and hobbits at your disposal but these mighty kitchen cleaning tips will always have your back. Here are 12 tips for cleaning your kitchen that will not only save you time and effort, but also a little money! 1. 2-Step Oven Cleaner: No need to buy harsh chemicals or use the self-cleaning option on your oven that will make the whole house feel like a sauna. Simply place a bowl with a ½ cup of ammonia in your completely cool oven overnight. Wipe off all the grim easily the next day with a few paper towels. Done! 2. Fight Oil With Oil: The greasy residue that collects on your kitchen backsplash is […]

3 Low Maintenance Houseplants

3 Low Maintenance Houseplants

While we can all appreciate the value of an attractive houseplant, we don’t all have the green thumb that it takes to keep them alive for more than a few weeks. If you’re like us and you want a good looking but low maintenance houseplant, we’ve got your covered. Spritz these plants with a splash of water every couple weeks and you’ve got yourself a growing, thriving and happy houseplant. Don’t forget to head over to Ebates for discounted price deals and Cash Back offers on your favorite Home and Garden stores. Jade Easily identifiable by their thick oval leaves and deep green color, jade plants grow quickly and require relatively little attention to keep healthy. These succulents tend to be more attractive than the average fern, and they’re easier to maintain as well. Aloe While we all know of aloe […]

3 Tips for Hosting the Perfect Summer Party

3 Tips for Hosting the Perfect Summer Party

It’s almost summer, and that means it’s almost time for the season of barbecues, pool parties, bonfires, and fun. If you’re planning to throw a party this summer, all you need to do is prepare a few key details and you’ll be all set to give your guests a great time. 1. Choose Your Theme When the weather starts to heat up, it’s the best time of the year to plan a fun outdoor party. One of the best ways to get your guests exciting about an upcoming party is to center things around a theme. If you’re celebrating for the Fourth of July, you already have your theme ready to go, but other ideas like Kentucky Derby parties, lawn games, and garden parties are all light themes that help you in your planning for everything from invitations to libations. […]

Decorating Hacks for a Better Looking Home

Decorating Hacks for a Better Looking Home

While we’d all love to live in our dream home, not everyone can grace the paces of Architectural Digest. Thankfully for the rest of us, there’s no shortage of quick, simple, and easy ways to transform your home from average to amazing. If you’re looking for a few ways to freshen your home’s interior design, the internet DIY community is a wellspring of inspiration and fun ideas that won’t drain your back account. Here’s out guide to hacking your home design one room at a time! Kick Things Up in the Kitchen The kitchen is one of the easiest places to start with your decorative hacking. While most of us think of it for its utilitarian purposes, your kitchen can be just as charming and design friendly as the rest of the house, even if you’re an active chef. The […]

Celebrating Earth Day with Ebates!

Celebrating Earth Day with Ebates!

Earth Day 2015 is just around the corner on April 22. Do you know what you’ll be doing to celebrate the 45th anniversary this year? According to the Earth Day Network’s official website, the holiday serves as a lightning rod for environmental discussion and change. “Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.” While the organization is sparking a global conversation about the environment, you can do your part and bring the Earth Day message to your local community by making small changes. Not sure where to get started? Check out some of our ways to celebrate Earth Day this […]

Gardening Tips for Beginners

Gardening Tips for Beginners

Spring is the time of new beginnings. And if you’re thinking of taking advantage of the new season by spending time in your yard and starting a garden, we have a few tips for you. Make sure to check out all the stores that have Double Cash Back during Home and Garden Week over at Ebates! You’ll find some great deals on all the gardening tools you need a stores like Home Depot, Sears, and Walmart. 1. Plan The first step may seem obvious but it is important! Plan what you want. Do you want a flower garden, vegetable garden or herb garden? Keep in mind that it is better to start small. You can always add more once your garden starts to be successful. 2. Choose a place to plant Do you have a sunny or shady space to plant? This […]

5 Must-Try Interior Design Trends

5 Must-Try Interior Design Trends

If you’ve had a major home makeover itch for the past few months, there is no time like now to start getting inspired by unique home decor ideas and then dive in. It’s spring, after all! This is the season when most interior design trends come to life. No matter what colors or styles you prefer, you’re sure to find something that sparks your creative spirit in our list of five hot interior design trends. 1. Girly Gingham Forget kitchen curtains and tablecloths. Gingham is expanding into other areas of the home with ultra-feminine styling in mind. These gingham chairs are rustic-meets-teenybopper to create a unique style perspective. 2. Bold Blue Accents A blue accent wall is not for the faint of heart but it creates a beautiful focal point for any room. Blue furniture and fixtures also create this effect […]

Traditional Irish Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

Traditional Irish Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is next week (March 17th) and instead of celebrating with a big bowl of Lucky Charms or eggs dyed green, why not take this time to learn about traditional Irish dishes? We’ve collected recipes for some of the most well-known Irish dishes for you to try out and add to your favorite family meals.       Stay in the loop to hear about great deals and tips! Follow Ebates on Facebook, Twitter and Google+! Get $50 by Inviting 2 Friends! Prices and Cash Back Percentages are subject to change.

Get Your Yard Ready for Spring

Get Your Yard Ready for Spring

Having a great outdoor space for lounging and entertaining is wonderful, but perhaps a little tough to maintain. Throughout the winter, we tend to not use our outdoor spaces as much so it’s easy to let them start looking less than perfect. But with warmer weather just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about giving your yard, balcony or patio a fresh look. Wondering where to get started? Check out these tips for a refreshed outdoor space! 1. Leaf Control First things first, if your yard is covered in leaves from a windy, rainy season, it’s not going to be the first place people want to hang out when they visit your home. If you want to make things easier on yourself, order a leaf blower and apply Sears coupons from Ebates. You’ll save money, you’ll save time, and your yard […]

Clean Up Your Spring Cleaning Routine

Clean Up Your Spring Cleaning Routine

It’s that time of year that many of us dread—spring cleaning. It may seem like an arduous task but once you’ve ditched the dirt and cleared out the clutter, you’ll feel like you’ve moved into a brand new home. To help you get started, we’ve got quite a few tips to make the process of spring cleaning go as smoothly as possible. De-Dirt the Doormats Your doormat is what helps prevent outside dirt from coming in, so keeping them clean is important to make sure they continue to do what they were designed to do. Shake them out, give them a wash, or swat them with a broom. If they are really bad, consider replacing them. Clean Painted Walls To clean a painted wall, start with a clean sponge or cloth and water. If there are stubborn stains, mix a little […]

Super Bowl Fun For Football Non-Fans

Super Bowl Fun For Football Non-Fans

Not down with football, like not even a little bit? You don’t have to get left out of all the fun and festivities of a Super Bowl party. Create your own gathering of like-minded football unenthusiasts with these Super Bowl Sunday activities that are sure to induce some serious LOLs and good times all around.   Dress The Part Think of Super Bowl Sunday as Halloween 2.0. Paint your face all Braveheart style, slap on some eye black stickers (seen here), and grab that megaphone. Maybe you can even have a contest for the best obnoxious football fan costume? Winner takes ALL the dip. Super Bowl Cook-Off Speaking of dip, we’re thinking this mind-blowing bacon beer dip would be a surefire winner in a good, old fashioned cook-off! Invite your pals to bring their prized homemade snacks and dishes and see which […]

Snappy Super Bowl Party Décor

Snappy Super Bowl Party Décor

Super Bowl Sunday is right around the corner and it’s time to kick off your party planning. Gear up for the big game with some of these creative Super Bowl décor ideas to delight your die-hard guests. They might even look up from their heaping plate of snacks and take their eyes off the TV long enough to give you an actual compliment.   DIY Football Field Snack Table Your guests will go long for this super-cool snack table made with green felt, white duct tape, and vinyl number decals. They’ll never look at chips and dip the same way again. (A Night Owl)   Penalty Flag Napkins Your guests will surely not cry foul at these bright yellow napkins playfully displayed as penalty flags. A simple tin bucket and a printed label is all you need for this handy […]

Win a Bundle of Gourmet Coffee & Chocolates from Cafe Britt

Win a Bundle of Gourmet Coffee & Chocolates from Cafe Britt

Cafe Britt is a gourmet coffee roaster specialized in the finest Costa Rican, Mexican and Peruvian coffees. Cafe Britt also offers high quality chocolates, nuts, cookies and many other products through its online store www.cafebritt.com. They have hosted over 500,000 visitors at their colorful farm and coffee roastery tours in Heredia, Costa Rica and exhibit their products at their over 100 stores located throughout Latin America. We are excited to announce 4 lucky coffee lovers will win a bundle of coffee & chocolates from Cafe Britt worth $50: 1 Tarrazu Coffee (12 oz.) 1 Dark Roast Coffee (12 oz.) 1 Colombian Light Roast Coffee (12 oz.) 1 Chocolate Covered Passion Fruit Jelly 1 Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans 1 Macadamia Brittle   How To Win The Prize Pack from Cafe Britt: You must be an Ebates member, but there are plenty of ways to enter. You can earn entries […]

Spring Produce: Shop Smarter

Spring Produce: Shop Smarter

Here at Ebates we are trying so hard to stick to keep up our healthy eating resolutions. One of the ways we are doing this is keeping ourselves very aware of new, tasty vegetables by trekking to any and all farmer’s markets. This past weekend we paid way too much attention to the flowers and dried fruit, so we decided to brush up on which fruits and veggies to pay the closest attention to at our next farmer’s market adventure. Here are Spring’s best produce options:                 Apricots: we are going to grab some, chop them up and toss them in some Greek yogurt. Sprinkle with some almonds and voila – breakfast!                       Asparagus: this is one of our favorite veggies. It’s so […]

Decor on a Budget

Decor on a Budget

Redecorating your place, sprucing up your home, or moving are such expensive endeavors. Giving your place a new look could mean a few new pieces of a complete overhaul. A wardrobe can be updated on a pretty small budget thanks to Cash Back and great sales. Furniture and decor requires a bit more thought and money. After over a year in our apartment it almost seems like we are done filling it with the right furniture, art, and storage. Luckily Ebates has a lot of budget-friendly stores. Great deals+Cash Back has become our home decor mantra. Here are our five favorite store for decor and furniture that won’t break the bank: Amazon’s MYHABIT While MYHABIT might be know for discounts on designer clothes and accessories, their Home and Decor section is chock full of great deals. We snagged some very […]

Win a $100 Crate & Barrel Gift Card!

Win a $100 Crate & Barrel Gift Card!

Looking to stock up on kitchen supplies in anticipation of Thanksgiving? Maybe you aren’t hosting but want to bring a nice gift? We are here to help! One lucky Ebates fan will win a $150 Crate & Barrel gift card!

Home & Garden

Home is where the heart is, so why not make it extra special? Find out about the latest deals and savings for everything you need for your home and garden. Ebates brings you style tips and special promo codes to help your house feel like a home and to beautify your garden space. Earn Cash Back on all of the items you need to get things done and to stylize your home and garden exactly the way you want, all while saving money!

Discover new style trends for every room of the house. From candles to chandeliers, you can get the latest decor trends that are sure to wow every guest. Gain access to promo codes that help you save on everything from curtain swags and dinette sets to lamps and sofas. Use a promo code for accessories or furniture big or small and the savings will add up.

Ebates is all about making your holiday gathering special. Find tips on decorations and cuisine that your guests will love. Use a promo code to find the latest kitchen appliances at special savings. You’ll find mixers, spatulas, wine glasses and more so you can prepare for an unforgettable event. But Ebates doesn’t stop there, because we’ll help you with cleanup tips as well!

The Smart Shopper isn’t just about finding the best savings with promo codes and earning Cash Back. It’s about providing you with stylish trends for the home and garden, as well as techniques to make your life easier. You’ll find everything you need to save and get exclusive access to tips to spruce up the home and streamline cleaning. Start your shopping experience at Ebates to earn Cash Back on your purchases for the home and tips to make your garden and home the place you love and cherish.