Making sure you know everything there is to know about the electrical, heating and cooling systems in your home.
This Is What People Used Before Toilet Paper Existed
Toilet paper is selling out everywhere, which leaves us wondering — what did people do without it in the first...
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Standalone toilets in the basement are an outdated concept.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?
6 Best RV Solar Panels and Kits
Silent and fume-free electric power for your RV is what solar panel kits deliver. Check out these six top models...
10 Ways to Insulate Your Home Without Opening Up Walls
Don't live in an under-insulted home just because you don't want to destroy your walls.
5 Most Common Heating Problems
Don't be left out in the cold. Learn more about common heating problems, what causes them, and some solutions here.
Save Money by Insulating Crawl Space Ducts
Special duct wrap insulation keeps ducts dry and mold-free
28 Helpful Tips for Doing DIY Work Alone
When a project requires extra hands but there aren’t any available (or you’re too stubborn to ask for help!), try...
Tips for Cutting and Connecting Pipes
Pro plumbers share their favorite tips and tricks for cutting and connecting pipe.
13 ‘Cutting Edge’ Table Saw Tips
Straight from top pro woodworkers—ultra-clever tips for getting the most from your table saw.
27 Top Tips for Wiring Switches and Outlets Yourself
Play it smart and stay safe when wiring outlets and switches
Mastering the Art of Electrical Conduit
Running electrical conduit on the surface of a wall is an easy way to add wiring to a workshop, garage...
15 Tips for Choosing LED Bulbs for Your Home
LED (light emitting diode) lights use less energy, last longer, come in many different colors, and are now available in...
HVAC Troubleshooting: 12 Things to Check Before Calling a Pro
When your air conditioning, heating or ventilation systems go on the fritz, it can seem like you’ll have to put...
18 DIY Fixes for Broken Electrical Items at Home
Don't give up hope on your favorite sconce, extension cord or other electrical thing when it stops working! You can...
Tips for Coaxial Cable Wiring
In today's information age, a massive amount of information is being pushed through our coaxial cables, leaving very little room...
10 Things You Should Know When Using Electric Space Heaters
When the temperature drops, a portable space heater can be a convenient source of supplemental heat for your home. One...
12 Natural Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality
Sometimes you need to freshen the air in your home, but it's too cold to crack a window. Improve your...
30 Spring Cleaning Tasks to Add to Your Checklist
Start thinking of spring cleaning as the calendar turns a page. Develop a plan with these tips on what to...
13 Tips to Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter
We all know that water expands when it freezes. That’s not a problem with the ice cubes in your freezer,...