Making sure you know everything there is to know about the electrical, heating and cooling systems in your home.
Dryer Vents: How to Hook Up and Install Dryer Vents
How to install a rigid metal duct for a safer dryer.
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...
Save Money by Insulating Crawl Space Ducts
Special duct wrap insulation keeps ducts dry and mold-free
19 Frightening Fantastic DIY Duct Tape Halloween Costumes
Who’s got the best DIY costumes? The kids from Destination Imagination every year. Each year Destination Imagination holds a Duct...
DIY Duct Tape Wallet
Don’t buy an expensive wallet; make this sturdy, unbreakable diy duct tape wallet in just about 30 minutes instead.
New Kitchen Venting: How to Install a Kitchen Fan Vent
Use rigid duct with insulated duct sleeve for an oven exhaust fan.
Organize Anything with Pegboard: 14 Ideas and Tips
Pegboard is everywhere-panels, hooks, doodads, you name it. Every hand tool in the hardware store is hanging on pegboard. Every...
9 Air Conditioner Myths You Really Need to Stop Believing
No, your air conditioner is not going to give you a cold. Learn what other AC myths you can stop...
Hanging a Door is Easier with a Little Duct Tape
Keep everything on the level with a wedge when replacing a door
Repurpose Ducting for Containing Hostas
Control your hosta growth with this simple gardening trick using only galvanized duct.
Keep your showerhead in good condition by protecting it with pliers covered in duct tape.
Reader Maggi Thomas sent us a cool sanding tip. Put duct tape on the back of sandpaper and cut it...
12 Brilliant Uses for Duct Tape
While we wouldn't condone all of these, it's still pretty incredible to see the kinds of stuff people use duct...
Home Inspector Nightmares: Volume 22
In this volume of Crazy Repairs That Don’t Work we see the return of duct tape as a critical component....
Paper Towel Holder Tape Storage
Mount an old paper towel dispenser to your wall or pegboard. It can hold several rolls of duct tape, painter’s...
Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 8
In this installment of home inspector nightmares, you’ll be amazed by how much ceiling fan blades can droop. Plus, as...
Duct Tape Uses
Look for duct tape in one of its many sizes, shapes or materials for special uses or for solving special...