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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      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.


      Carpet Care Tips to Make Your Carpet Last

      Get years more life from your investment: if you treat your carpet right, it'll last much longer, saving you money...


      Workshop Tips and Helpers

      Make your shop more efficient with these handyman tips and hacks


      Modern Tile Installation Tips

      New methods, tools and materials


      Mini Classic DIY Workbench for Kids

      Because every kid needs their own workspace


      Clever and Useful Bathroom Storage Tips

      Make the best use of your limited bathroom space with these storage and organizing tips.


      Rosin Paper Workbench Cover

      Build this handy paper holder at one end of your workbench


      Simple Storage Cabinet

      Build this handsome utility cabinet in half a day with your table saw

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      What Is an Alcove Bathtub?

      This common bathtub style is popular for a reason. Here’s what you need to know before buying a new alcove...


      Left-Hand Door vs Right-Hand Door

      The easy way to identify a right- and left-hand door.


      How to Use Steel Wool for Pest Control

      They're not just for scrubbing! Here's how you can use steel wool pads to keep pests out of your house.


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      Stucco Repair: How To Fix Cracks and Blisters

      Make time for these stucco repairs before they shorten the life of your home's exterior finish.


      The 15 Best Target Home Décor Pieces

      Transform any room with these gorgeous Target home décor picks. They're all interior designer approved and budget friendly.


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      Laminate vs. Vinyl Flooring: How to Choose

      If you're deciding between laminate vs. vinyl flooring for any room in your house, here's what you need to know.


      One Piece vs. Two Piece Toilet: What’s The Difference?

      Before you buy your next toilet, read this and see which option is best for your bathroom.


      What to Know About Clawfoot Tubs

      Thinking about purchasing a clawfoot tub? Read this first.

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      Why You Need a Waterfall Shower Head

      These luxurious bathroom fixtures make a home shower feel like a spa.


      Guide to Standard Shower Sizes and Dimensions

      Learn more about standard shower sizes so you can find the perfect fit for your bathroom remodel.


      How to Build a DIY Wood Workbench: Super Simple $50 Bench

      Got two hours to kill? Do we have a workbench for you!


      How to Install Weather Stripping on Your Door

      Easy-to-install kits make it easy to stop drafts.


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      How To Choose the Right Bathroom Countertop

      From remodeling a master suite to adding a new half-bath, one of the most important decisions you'll face is choosing...

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      Freestanding Tubs: What To Know Before You Buy

      Longing for a luxurious soak in a deep tub all in the privacy of your own home? Find out if...