Water Leaks: 3 Priceless Plumbing Tips to Avoid Costly Problmes
Water leaks can be costly. This quick tutorial shares three tips that are easy to do and will save you the stress of a possible disaster
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.
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!
How to Repair a Shower Valve Stem
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey fixes a faulty shower valve with new valve stems and seats
Fall Gardening, Planting and Lawn Care Tips
The gardening season isn't over when the weather gets cooler.
How to Clean Windows Like a Pro
You don't have to like doing it, but you can at least love the result of a truly good window washing
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.
How To Clean a Washing Machine Naturally
Knowing how to clean a washing machine (specifically a top loader) naturally requires little more than vinegar, baking soda, and a little elbow grease.
11 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes
Here are eleven beautiful and fragrant plants that repel mosquitoes - keeping your home and garden mosquito free.
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.