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.
Home Facts: This is How Long These Parts of Your Home Should Last
You know how it goes: When you're least expecting it, you'll need to replace something in your home. Maybe the...
10 Women Inventors Who Changed Home Life Forever
From the circular saw to Scotchgard, inventions by women revolutionized our homes. In honor of Women's History Month, we spotlight...
8 Household Items Invented by Women
It's hard to imagine what our homes would look like without these everyday items invented by women.
15 Things Home Inspectors Wish You Knew
These things home inspectors wish you knew can help sellers prepare for a home sale and make buyers aware of...
Dishwasher Not Draining: How to Check and Unclog a Dishwasher
Three simple things to check if your dishwasher won't drain completely
45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making
Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.
Do You Have a Moldy Dishwasher? Here’s How to Fix It
Having a moldy dishwasher is a common problem. Here's how to spot mold growth, clean it up without harsh chemicals...
Utensils in the Dishwasher: Should They Actually Go Up or Down?
It's a debate as old as time. (Or at least dishwashers.) Do you put your utensils up or down when...
14 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Wash in the Dishwasher
No, you can't wash your cat in the dishwasher. But, here are 10 things you may not know that you...
The Most Reliable Dishwashers on the Market
A reliable dishwasher will save on elbow grease, energy costs and repair bills. These are picks for the most reliable...
How to Clean Your Dishwasher Filter
If your dishwasher has a filter that needs to be cleaned manually, make sure you do so regularly.
Is it Better to Hand Wash Dishes or Use the Dishwasher?
When it comes to washing dishes—believe it or not—as long as you have a newer model dishwasher, it's better to...
No Dishwasher? These are Our 10 Favorite Dish Drying Racks
Whether you want a creative design or something compact, there's a dish drying rack for you on this list!
The Best Way to Clean a Greasy Kitchen Range Hood Filter
The standard way to clean the filter from a kitchen exhaust fan is to stick it in the dishwasher.
Dishwasher Repair and Maintenance
Simple dishwasher repairs: Get solutions to common dishwasher problems.
How to Repair a Dishwasher That’s Not Cleaning Dishes
Simply cleaning the spray arm, filter and float can solve your problems.
How to Replace a Dishwasher in 4 Easy Steps
Our pros tell you how to avoid the most common mistakes on how to replace and how to install a...
10 Things You Should Never Wash in Your Dishwasher
Don't ruin your favorite dishes and utensils! Find out which items simply won't hold up if you wash them in...
10 Ways You’re Loading Your Dishwasher All Wrong
Do you place glasses upside down on the tines of your dishwasher's top rack? If so, you're doing it wrong....