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.
What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home
When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....
Your Guide to Winterizing Everything
From cars, boats and lawn mowers to pools, gutters and grills. Here's how to winterize everything around your home.
This Is What People Used Before Toilet Paper Existed
Toilet paper is selling out everywhere, which leaves us wondering — what did people do without it in the first...
Here’s Why Old Houses Have a Random Toilet in the Basement
Standalone toilets in the basement are an outdated concept. Why were they necessary in the first place?
Tips for Cutting and Connecting Pipes
Pro plumbers share their favorite tips and tricks for cutting and connecting pipe.
13 Tips to Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter
We all know that water expands when it freezes. That’s not a problem with the ice cubes in your freezer,...
12 Tips for Water Damage Repair
Once you've shut down the water source and electricity, you may be staring at puddles and wondering, "What now?" Now...
Toilet Shopping Tips
Want to buy a new toilet? There are an array of options. We offer these tips for the next time...
Handy Plumbing Tips and Tricks
Here are nine of our favorite simple tricks and tips to save you plumbing headaches around the house.
How to Prevent Clogged Drains
Drains always seem to clog at the worst possible time, like when you have a houseful of overnight guests or...