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.
Water Heaters: What You Need to Know
What you need to know about water heaters before you replace yours. Which kind are the best, which are most efficient and more.
11 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes
Here are eleven beautiful and fragrant plants that repel mosquitoes - keeping your home and garden mosquito free.
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.
How to Quickly Measure for Your New Toilet Seat
Since it’s not every day you shop for a toilet seat replacement, you may be unaware that there are multiple standard toilet seat sizes. To make sure you pick a new toilet seat that will fit, take all the proper measurements before you head to the home improvement store. After all, they frown upon you bringing your own toilet seat from home for comparison.
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!
Fall Gardening, Planting and Lawn Care Tips
The gardening season isn't over when the weather gets cooler.
How to Fix a Door That Sticks
See how This Old House general contractor Tom Silva tightens up and pares down a door swelled by summer's humidity
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.
Are Flushable Wipes Flushable?
Flushable wipes are touted as an alternative to toilet paper. Are they really safe for sewers and septic systems? (January, 2014)