A Guide To Pipe Fittings and How To Use Them
If you're doing a plumbing installation or repair, you'll need to buy pipe and pipe fittings. Here's some help figuring out which fittings you need.
How to Create a Home Spa Bathroom
See the ways you can easily transform your bathroom into a spa oasis, from replacing shower fixtures to upgrading lighting...
How to Unclog Anything
Toilets aren’t the only clog-prone fixture homeowners have to deal with. Check out what else is susceptible to clogging—and how...
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....
Think the Bathroom from Trainspotting was Bad? These Bathrooms Come Close to That
You might want to cover your eyes for some of these...
The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners
From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.
How to Upgrade Your Shower in a Weekend
Get an impressive shower upgrade without breaking the bank or turning your basement into a jobsite.
Expert Tips for an Easy Faucet Installation
We caught up with Joe Barnes, a second-generation master plumber with more than 30 years of experience, to tackle...
Here’s Why Old Houses Have a Random Toilet in the Basement
Standalone toilets in the basement are an outdated concept. Why were they necessary in the first place?
5 Toilet Paper Alternatives That Will Definitely Clog Your Pipes
Running out of toilet paper? Make sure you don't make matters worse by flushing something that could clog pipes or...
PEX Plumbing Pipe: Everything You Need to Know
PEX piping is the biggest revolution since the flush toilet. Learn what it is and everything in between with this...
8 Best Bidet Toilet Seats for 2022
Bidets and bidet toilet seats are becoming more and more popular in the United States. If you're in the market,...
5 Easy DIY Ways to Trick Out Your Toilet
Functionality and fun for your home’s most important feature.
The Best Bathroom and Kitchen Sink Faucets
Choose a spectacular new faucet packed with features that make it harder working and last a lifetime.
Install a Reverse Osmosis Water Filter
If you need filtered water, a reverse osmosis system is a good solution
This is What Happens When You Flush a Goldfish Down the Toilet (Hint: Don’t Do It)
Here's what happens when you flush a goldfish down the toilet.
Reader Project: DIY Outdoor Shower
Learn how a Family Handyman reader built an outdoor shower in his yard.
This Toilet Saves Japan Millions of Gallons of Water Each Year
Find out what's so special about a toilet that's saving millions of gallons of water.
What Is a Bidet and Why Do You Need One?
Experts say bidets are not only more hygienic than toilet paper, but can be easier on your plumbing.
Should You Caulk Your Toilet to The Floor?
You may not agree, but trust us, you're going to want to.