Give your garden four seasons of interest with low-maintenance ornamental grasses. Here are some of the best varieties.
How America fell in love with crazy amounts of air conditioning
The real story of what exactly went wrong.
15 Design Tips to Know Before Remodeling Your Bathroom
Learn a few tried and true design tricks to prevent headaches during your next bathroom project
How Often Does an Air Conditioner Need Service?
How often do air conditioning units need to be serviced by an HVAC professional? Angie's List co-founder Angie Hicks talks to experts and provides answers.
8 Tips for Running Your Heating & Cooling Systems Efficiently
Did you know that, according to the American Lung Association, the average American breathes 3,400 gallons of air each day? That means that your heating and cooling system has a big job to do, each and every day. We spend a great deal of time in our homes and Filtrete, a company I have used …
Tips for Maintaining a Furnace
Maintaining a furnace is an important part of taking care of your home. These tips and web extras provide information on the types of filters available and the best ways to keep a furnace in check.
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.
How to Repair Household Appliances
Step-by-step solutions for an oven that won't heat and a clothes dryer that won't heat. Most fixes take less than an hour and save the expense of a service call. We show solutions for both electric and gas ovens and dryers.
Electrical Costs State-by-State
Electrical costs varies state-by-state. Although some of this is due to variances in consumption, the actual cost of electricity varies quite a bit.