Stainless Steel Kitchen Backsplash
Steel, aluminum and copper tiles make dramatic, high impact kitchen backsplashes. They're also easy to install, last forever and don't…
How to Replace a Kitchen Sink Basket Strainer
Quick and easy fix for a leaky kitchen sink basket strainer. Replace the basket strainer yourself in just an hour and save the cost of a visit…
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Installing Kitchen Backsplash and New Vent Hood
A tile backsplash combined with a new range hood can quickly and dramatically transform a dull kitchen. Learn how to install both in a weekend,…
Unclog a Kitchen Faucet Aerator
Low water pressure may not be the reason for weak water flow from faucets. Check for a clogged aerator. You can fix it in 5 minutes.
How to Replace a Kitchen Sink Basket and Old Metal Trap
It's time to get rid of that drip-catching bucket under your kitchen sink. Whether your pipes need total replacement or just tightening, here’s…
How to Replace a Kitchen Faucet
The toughest part of replacing a kitchen faucet is removing the old one. Unexpected problems always pop up—corroded pipes,…
How to Fix a Leaky Faucet
You can fix almost any drippy single-lever kitchen faucet in about an hour. We'll show you how. The repair is a lot easier than you might think,…
New Kitchen Venting
This article shows the best way to vent a hood and exhaust fan that's above the stove when you have an interior wall with cabinets above.…
11 Pitfalls of Sink Replacement
Replacing a kitchen sink and faucet is a quick way to give your kitchen a new look, but there are potential plumbing and installation problems…
Fixing Drawers: How to Make Creaky Drawers Glide
Don't let sticky drawers frustrate you. Replace worn-out slides with modern ball-bearing drawer slides to make your kitchen or bathroom…
How to Sharpen Knives
Sharpen knives quickly and keep them that way with two simple, inexpensive tools, several easy-to-learn techniques and a little practice.…