Home Fixtures

From your kitchen and bathroom to your bedroom and ceiling, home fixtures provide the small details that highlight your unique style.

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    What Are Toilets Made Out Of?

    The vast majority of toilets are made of the same, single material. We explain why, and whether any other options are available.

    How To Fix a Wobbly Toilet

    Wobbly toilets may lead to more serious problems in the future. Luckily, it's an easy DIY fix.


    What Is a Bathtub Surround?

    Looking for a new tub surround? Learn the pros and cons of fiberglass, acrylic, solid-surface and engineered stone options.


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    Understanding the Different Parts of a Bathtub

    Hopefully, we all bathe regularly. Knowing the different parts of a bathtub can help you keep yours working right.


    How To Build a Bar At Home

    A home bar sounds like a more difficult project than it is. Here we explain the process with the help...

    Tub to Shower Conversion Cost Guide: What You Need To Know

    Learn about all your conversion options, their associated costs and how you can save some money with this comprehensive guide.


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    How Much Does Bathtub Refinishing Cost?

    A cost analysis of the three tub refinishing options available to homeowners today.

    The Top 11 Bathroom Trends of 2024, According to Interior Designers

    Redoing your bathroom but don't know where to start? Check out the top bathroom trends of 2024.


    What To Know About Reglazing a Tub

    Learn all about professional tub reglazing. Revitalize your tub's appearance with this cost-effective solution.


    What Happens When You Put Baking Soda in a Toilet Tank?

    Sure, your toilet's clean, but could it be cleaner? Learn the benefits of baking soda for a next-level clean.


    How To Clean a Toilet Brush and Holder

    Tackle this dirty job with these pro tips to make it less unpleasant.

    5 Best Portable Toilets of 2024, Tested by an Outdoorsman

    Wondering how you'll do your business on an upcoming camping or road trip? We tested the best portable toilets to...


    9 Stylish Built-In Shower Bench Ideas

    Take shower relaxation to a new level with these creations from Instagram and TikTok.


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    Fabuloso in the Toilet Tank: Does It Work?

    Experts weigh in on this popular TikTok cleaning trend.


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    Are Flushable Wipes Really Flushable?

    In most cases, no. Here's why, according to plumbing experts.


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    A Guide To Standard Kitchen Cabinet Dimensions

    Get expert tips on standard cabinet and appliances sizes to help plan your next kitchen remodel.

    5 Toilet Flapper Types and Two Predecessors To Know

    Most toilet flappers are similar to the standard model introduced in 1954, but manufacturers are adapting them to today's low-flow...


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    How To Adjust the Water Level in a Toilet Bowl

    Learn about correct toilet water levels, why they're important and how to adjust them yourself.


    How To Fix a Leaking Toilet

    If your toilet is showing signs of a leak around the base, chances are you have an issue with the...


    How To Measure a Toilet Seat Properly

    Purchasing a new toilet seat? Learn how to measure and get it right the first time.


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    Why Does My Toilet Whistle When Flushed?

    Discover the reasons behind your toilet's whistling, explore troubleshooting tips and learn about DIY fixes.


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    Why Is My Toilet Bubbling When the Shower Is Running?

    Learn the common reasons why your toilet bubbles when someone showers, as well as how to diagnose and fix the...


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    Toilet Bubbling When Flushed? Here’s What To Do

    A bubbling toilet makes your kids laugh, but the possible causes aren't so funny. You can fix many of the...



    7 Toilet Flush Valve Types To Know

    A toilet tank needs a fill valve to let water in and a flush valve to let it out. Here's...

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    Chair Height vs. Standard Height Toilet: What’s the Difference?

    Which toilet height is right for you? Yes, there's more than one toilet height. Make sure you choose the height...


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    Sink Plunger vs. Toilet Plunger: What’s the Difference?

    We look at whether one type is better than another and identify your options.


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    What Is a Vault Toilet and How Does It Work?

    If you've ever been to a state or national park, you've probably used a vault toilet. It's a waterless toilet...


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    Toilet Auger vs. Snake: What’s the Difference?

    An auger and a snake are both drain-cleaning tools, and the difference between them is subtle. Plumbers use them for...


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    Can You Paint Granite Countertops?

    Yes! Uncover the pros, cons and expert tips for this budget-friendly kitchen transformation.


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    How Much Does It Cost To Install a Toilet?

    Time for a new toilet? The cost will vary depending on what kind you buy, and if you need new...