If you like fresh vegetables and herbs from the garden but don't think you can have a garden of your own, this is the project for you. The Family Handyman editor, Elisa Bernick shows you how to build a sub irrigated planter (also called a self-watering planter) that will allow you to grow your favorite foods and keep them watered, even while you are on vacation.
A how to video on How To Prevent Freezing Pipes that will improve your plumbing diy, before you travel skills. Learn how to get good at plumbing diy, before you travel from Videojug's hand-picked professional experts.
Soldering copper pipe, commonly referred to as "sweating" pipe, is a job any homeowner can do. Jeff Wilson shows us how to solder pipe step by step.
Rib Hillis shows you the best and easiest way to fix leaky pipes in your kitchen.
If your basement is wet and your lawn is too flat or has too much clay to drain, you may need to direct your gutters into a dry well. Learn how to install one properly in this article.
Connect PVC and ABS plastic pipe with special transition fittings, correctly sized to the pipe size. They make a sound joint and meet plumbing codes.
Pipe straps can loosen over time, allowing pipes to creak and groan as water temperature changes, but you can stop this annoying chatter from the plumbing with a few screws.
How to make leak-proof connections fast, whether you're using PVC, ABS or CPVC. Plus, common mistakes to avoid and how to fix them.
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