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Follow these hardwood floor sanding and refinishing tips from a...
Don't replace a whole carpet because of one small stain. With a cookie cutter...
For a leakproof skylight use a special flashing kit and installation techniques we show here.
Stop that cold draft coming in around windows and doors by removing the trim and sealing the airflow permanently. It takes a little work, but you'll save energy and money all year long.
Although more vent is generally better, replacing a turbine vent with a standard flat vent is acceptable, as long the vent is big enough for the square footage of the attic space.
Tiny front door peepholes don’t show much, especially if you have poor vision. Get a fuller view with a large in-door viewer that creates an image visible from several feet away.
New storm doors are easier to install, with plenty of standard sizes to fit almost any entryway—but there are still tricky spots. Follow a pro through the installation process and learn the tricks and techniques that the instruction...Read more»
After a few years of use, bifold doors often start to sag, scrape against the floor or pop out of their brackets. Three basic adjustments will usually get them back on track.
To fix a door that won't latch, simply file the edge of the strike plate until the latch clicks into place. It's a five-minute fix.
Nail holes in aluminum and vinyl siding are tough to repair without replacing the entire piece, but a squirt of color-matched caulk from a siding supplier will solve the problem for a lot less money and aggravation.
Stop drafts and save energy by adjusting the bottom sweep on your exterior doors. It usually takes less than five minutes.
Learn how to maintain floor strength when you have to cut or drill joists for ducts, pipes, cables or other modifications. Following the rules will keep your floors flat, strong and safe.
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