House and Components
A house is much more than just a collection of rooms. Here’s everything that goes into making your house a home.
How to Snuff Out Bad Smells in Your House
Every now and then you'll walk into a room in your home and think to yourself, "What stinks?" Maybe it's the kitchen trash, a clogged drain or even a moldy-smelling washing machine. Whatever it is, here's some tips to tracking down bad odors in your home and eliminating them.
Dryer Vents: How to Hook Up and Install Dryer Vents
How to install a rigid metal duct for a safer dryer.
22 Brainy Ways to Use Dryer Sheets at Home
Who knew dryer sheets had so many uses beyond making laundry smell fresh and feel soft? Here are 22 ways...
How to Prevent Water Damage in the House
Water damage from frozen pipes, ruptured washer hoses, leaking supply lines and dripping water heaters costs billions every year. This...
How to Troubleshoot Windshield Washers
Restore washer fluid flow of your windshield washer in minutes with this how-to guide.
How To Clean a Dryer Vent
A lack of routine maintenance could put your home at risk of having a fire if you don't know how...
How To Get Stains Out of a Mattress
You can't throw a mattress into the washer, so how do you clean mattress stains? Here's a few simple ways...
Clothes Washer: Keep Your Washing Machine from Flooding the Laundry Room
Install an automatic washing machine shutoff valve to prevent floods
Washing Machine Repair: Stuck on One Cycle?
Fix the washer yourself and avoid an expensive service call
Upgrade Washing Machine Hoses
Replace rubber washing machine hoses with no-burst woven metal hoses to avoid water leaks from the washing machine.
How to Repair a Leaking Washing Machine
Fix the most common leaks yourself and avoid a $75 service call.