DIY Water Heater Testing and Repair
Heating elements on electric hot water heaters sometimes fail long before the water heater, but replacing them in a hot...
50 Super Dangerous Signs That Could Kill a Home Buy
You might miss some of these signs when viewing a home
How to Size Your HVAC and Water Heater to Fit Your Home
Building a home? Here are some tips to help you figure out what kind of HVAC system and water heater...
10 Infomercial Products That Actually Improve Your Home
You've seen them on TV and wondered, “Do they really work?” Well, these quirky infomercial products happen to be some...
Top 10 Plumbing Fixes You Can Do Yourself
Save money by doing simple plumbing repairs yourself. These fixes are completely DIY with basic tools and skills.
Should You Have a Water Alarm In Your Home?
A water alarm alerts you to leaks in vulnerable places in your home, and can help avert serious — and...
5 Highest-Paying States for Masonry Contractors
Take a look at the five states with the highest average professional masonry contractor salaries across the U.S.
Think the Bathroom from Trainspotting was Bad? These Bathrooms Come Close to That
You might want to cover your eyes for some of these...
Everything to Know About Sump Pump Battery Backups
A dead pump can lead to disaster. Here's how to avoid trouble
What to Know About Septic Installation and Maintenance
Before installing a septic system, here's what you need to know about system maintenance.
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.
Best Off-Grid Water System Options for Your Cabin
Interested in an off-grid cabin, but not sure how to tackle the water problem? These are your options for water...
10 Hazards You Haven’t Thought of at Home
Learn more about the hazards you haven't thought of at home
36 Almost Unbelievable Plumbing and Electrical Goofs
Read these DIYers' embarrassing moments stories and DIY fails from plumbing and electrical mistakes.
100 Plumbing Goofs and Other Scary Stuff
A plumbing problem is no laughing matter, but it is fun to see the problems before they're solved. Check out...
15 Things You Should Do When You Find a Burst Pipe
A burst pipe is the last thing anyone wants to tackle. But there are some quick temporary fixes you can...
Avoid Frozen Sump Pump Pipes
What seemed like an easy, inexpensive project could have turned out to be a costly disaster.
Year-Round Home Maintenance Checklist
Don't be caught off-guard! Maintaining your home is much easier than paying for big repairs. Look through this home maintenance...
10 Cool Fixtures and Hardware with a Matte Finish
Move over stainless! Over the last couple years, designers say there's been an increase in requests for matte black finishes...
Makita’s Line of Cordless Pro Cleaning Tools
Everything you need to know about Makita's new line of cordless, pro-grade cleaning tools.