How to Fix the Most Common Air Conditioning Repairs Yourself
Our experts explain how to repair the most common causes of central air conditioning service failures.
How to Hide Your Dishwasher in Plain Sight
Dishwashers are great, but can sometimes be an eyesore. Here's how to build a custom cabinet for a hidden dishwasher,...
Common Dryer Repairs You Can Do Yourself
Dryer not working? Don't despair. You might be able to fix it yourself.
How to Clean a Toaster with a Hair Dryer—Yes, We Said Hair Dryer
This simple hack makes it easier to keep your toaster looking spotless.
How to Build a DIY Infrared Sauna
Get all the benefits of a sauna without the expensive health club membership.
How to Install a Window AC Unit
Installing a window air conditioner is an easy way to keep your cool.
Dryer Not Heating? Try Replacing This One Simple Part
You may be able to fix your dryer without calling a pro. Read on to learn how.
1 Minute Fix for Oven Door That Doesn’t Close All the Way
Our appliance repair expert shares one of his favorite fixes. It's quick, easy and requires no tools!
Slow-Filling Washer? How To Check (and Replace) the Water Fill Valve
If your water inlet screens are clean, it's likely time to replace the water fill valve. You can do it...
Try This Simple Tip To Fix a Slow-Filling Washer
Does your washing machine take a long time to fill? This simple fix could solve the problem in 15 minutes.
How To Fix a Dryer Moisture Sensor
When it's set to Auto Dry, does your dryer keep running for hours? Clean your dryer's moisture sensor and your...
How To Replace an Electric Stove Burner
If your electric stove burners aren't working, you can fix or replace the heating element in 15 minutes!
How To Fix a Dishwasher That Doesn’t Dissolve the Soap
If your dishes aren't clean and the soap hasn't dissolved, don't make a service call just yet. Here's how to...
How To Fix a Dryer That Doesn’t Dry Clothes
If your clothes dryer fails to dry clothes, try clearing the dryer vent tube before calling an appliance repair tech.
How To Fix a Front-Loading Washing Machine That Won’t Drain
If your front-loading washer won't drain, something's probably stuck. Here's how to diagnose the problem and fix it.
How To Fix a Gas Stove Burner
Gas stove burner not lighting? Fix it in 20 seconds or less using a paper clip.
If You See White Film on Glassware, This Is What It Means
Here's the simple science behind your cloudy glassware.
How To Replace the Heating Element in an Electric Oven
Electric oven heating element replacement is a surprisingly simply DIY fix. Here's everything you need to know.
How to Wash an Electric Blanket
Before you snuggle up with your electric blanket this winter, make sure it's clean. Here's how to do it.
10 Ways to Unwrinkle Your Clothing Without an Iron
No time to iron? Don't panic. These tips will have you smoothed out in no time.
Why Is My Fridge Water Dispenser Not Working?
It happens to many of us — you put a glass up to your refrigerator water dispenser, and it sputters...
The Easiest Way to Wash Bath Mats
You probably aren't cleaning your bath mats often enough. Here's why you should, and how to do it.
9 Ways to Dry Clothes Without a Dryer
Whether your dryer is kaput or you're looking for ways to save energy, drying clothes without a dryer isn't as...
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....
How to DIY Laundry Room Shelves
Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.
How to Organize Your Freezer From Start to Finish
Follow these simple steps to tame the chaos in your freezer, ensuring it's organized and stocked with food that's safe...
10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $1,000
Updating countertops, painting the exterior or upgrading an appliance are simple ways to add big value to your home.
17 Things to Keep Within Reach in the Kitchen to Make Life Easier
Never worry about having a jar that won't open.