Flushable wipes are touted as an alternative to toilet paper. Are they really safe for sewers and septic systems? (January, 2014)
Fall Gardening, Planting and Lawn Care Tips
The gardening season isn't over when the weather gets cooler.
How to Choose an Entry Door
When you're shopping for a new entry door, you've got a lot of decisions to make. But while you're grappling with the right architectural style and finish, don't lose sight of the single most important decision: the material your door will be made of.
Great Tips for Septic System Maintenance Every Homeowner Should Know
Simple tips to follow to maintain a septic tank and septic system. Any homeowner can easily handle septic system maintenance. When to call the pros.
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Unclogging a Drain
Stop—don't panic! You, too, can unclog that drain with these easy steps for banishing the backed-up sink and toilet.
5 DIY plumbing tricks (including how to recover items from the toilet!)
These plumbing hacks are the next best thing to having family in the business — and you can do them yourself.
11 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes
Here are eleven beautiful and fragrant plants that repel mosquitoes - keeping your home and garden mosquito free.
Plumber Tips: Plumbing Repair Secrets From Experts
Plumbers give us the scoop on the main culprit for clogged pipes, tips on do-it-yourself plumbing repair, and more!
Learn how much it costs to Clean Carpeting.
HomeAdvisor's carpet cleaning cost guide lists average costs reported by real customers. Learn what affects the total price including type of carpet, square footage, etc.
Can a Plugged Septic Tank Cause Indoor Plumbing Problems?
Septic systems dispose of a home's wastewater when the house's sewer line is not connected to a municipal system. Understanding how the system works, detecting minor problems before they ...