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    DIY Wood Projects

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    DIY TV Stand

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  • How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

    How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

    Kitchen sink clogs - usually caused by grease or overworked garbage disposers can be easily removed in minutes with these simple tools and common-sense tips. Learn more here»

  • How to Use a Multimeter

    How to Use a Multimeter

    We'll show you how to use this monster of a tool for troubleshooting almost any type of electrical wiring or appliance. Test batteries, electrical circuits, broken appliances and more with this helpful tool. Check it out»

DIY Projects, Home Improvement and Repair Guides

7 Ways to Warm Up a Cold Room

Skip the plug-in space heater. Try these 7 other options instead.

3 Easy Furnace Repairs

Keep your high efficiency gas furnace running in tip top shape.

Prevent Frozen Pipes

Protect water lines running through crawl spaces or near outside walls.

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Triple-Glazed Windows

Are triple-glazed windows worth the extra price? We lay out all their pros and cons.

Prevent Window Leaks

Properly installed sills and flashing will withstand the weather forever.

Home Windows: How to Buy

The top reasons for buying new windows and how to tell if you need them.

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What Is Radon?

What is radon? We will tell you how to test for radon and how to stop it.

How to Store Gasoline

Simple rules for safer gasoline storage: well away from ignition sources.

Heavy Lifting

Whether you're moving a couch or a boulder, these tips will make the job easier.

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Fix a Noisy Bathroom Fan

Noisy bath fans are annoying and often don't get used, resulting in moisture problems.

Remodel a Small Bathroom

Update your bathroom with a wall-hung sink, hidden-tank toilet and glass block window.

How to Tile Bathroom Floors

Tile your old bathroom floor, without tearing it up!

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Build a Message Center

This cabinet keeps the kitchen clutter free.

Install a Chair Rail

From ordinary to elegant in one weekend.

Refresh Kitchen Cabinets

Renew old kitchen cabinets in a weekend!

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Great Goofs from DIYers

I Told You So
I Told You So
Steve Smolinski

You never want to hear the words, "I told you so" after you dig a hole in your yard.

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