How to Properly Vent a Dryer
Venting warm, moist air from dryers inside the house causes moisture problems. Try these 5 easy energy saving tips instead.
How to Repair or Replace Defective Water Heater Dip Tubes
Check your water heater in case you have a defective dip tube.
Installing Kitchen Backsplash and New Vent Hood
Get a bright, refreshing look in one weekend—with no major mess or disruption
Repair & Rebuild Your Own Chain Saw: DIY Front End Rebuild
Did your chain saw stop working? Don't give up on it just yet. Follow these instructions for troubleshooting the problem...
How to Clean Your Oven Without Harsh Chemicals
When was the last time you cleaned your oven? Does preheating give you a burnt reminder of last week's dinner?...
11 Essentials for Your Spring Maintenance Checklist
These jobs are best done during warm months, so make them part of your regular spring home maintenance routine.
Do Your Own Furnace Maintenance This Winter
Here are 8 things to check before you call a pro to repair your furnace, plus some tips for warming...
5 Ways to Hide That Big Air Conditioner in Your Yard
Don't sweat that boxy A/C unit. Here's how to put it out of sight and out of mind.
How I Saved Money This Month: Cleaning Refrigerator Coils
The smartest thing you can do for your fridge is to keep the coils clean. It cuts electricity bills and...
DIY Car Care: Summertime Thermostat Advice
If your vehicle experiences overheating problems in the summer, fix the root cause (water pump, clogged radiator, inoperative cooling fans,...
Pressure Washer Maintenance and Tips
We talked to a few power washer fanatics and several manufacturers to learn the best tips for using and maintaining...
Appliance Care and Maintenance Tips to Make Appliances Last
Bad habits cost you; good habits save thousands. Read on and save big on appliance repairs with these maintenance tips.