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.

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Remodel Your Kitchen with a Custom Range Hood Kit That’s Easy to DIY

If you're looking for a creative focal point in your upcoming kitchen remodel, try building your own range hood with this Family Handyman Approved kit.

How To Clean a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

Here’s the plan — don’t neglect the fan.


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8 Best Bathroom Fans of 2022

Remodeling a bathroom or building a house? Here's a collection of top-rated bathroom fans to keep the air circulating, humidity...


Stop Believing These Summer Maintenance Myths

Believing these myths might actually be costing you money!


45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.

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Recognizing and Correcting Common Bath Fan Problems

A bath fan that isn’t installed properly can cause more damage than no fan at all. But here’s the good...


Prevent Mold with the DewStop Bathroom Fan Switch

Keep your bathroom (and house) fresh and dry without wasting energy

Home Air Cooling Tips

Six strategies for keeping your home cool


Venting Exhaust Fans Through the Roof

Vent an exhaust fan the correct way— through a roof hood.


New Kitchen Venting: How to Install a Kitchen Fan Vent

Use rigid duct with insulated duct sleeve for an oven exhaust fan.


How to Repair a Bathroom Fan

Replace a dead motor and improve air flow

How to Use an In-Line Exhaust Fan to Vent Two Bathrooms

Add one attic fan to vent multiple bathrooms


How to Install a Bathroom Fan

Replace your old, noisy bath fan with a quiet, energy-efficient model


Fix a Noisy Bathroom Fan

Easy fix for an annoying exhaust fan


How to Install an Exhaust Fan

Install a quieter 60 cfm fan without tearing open the ceiling.


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What To Know About Bathroom Exhaust Fans

A bathroom exhaust fan keeps the bathroom dry and odor-free. Models are available that mount in the ceiling, a wall...