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10 Silent Signs Your Air Conditioner Is Failing

Worried your A/C unit is nearing its final rest? Here are some telltale signs your air conditioner is failing.

Thryv Hosting Free Virtual Seminar for HVAC Pros

Calling all HVAC pros! Join this free seminar to boost your business or career.


50 Super Dangerous Signs That Could Kill a Home Buy

You might miss some of these signs when viewing a home


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...


How to Install a Battery-Powered Touchless Faucet

Touchless faucet installation made easy.

Electrical Code Requirements for Islands and Peninsulas 

If the title of this topic has you daydreaming about a tropical island or peninsula somewhere in the Caribbean Sea,...


How to Upgrade Your Bathroom Vanity

A fresh new look for your bathroom.

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Choosing Your Best Home Heating System

Find the best heating system for your home by learning what's available and how they compare.


How to Be a Good HVAC System Owner

So, you bought — or perhaps inherited — an...


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26 Things That Changed DIY Forever

Innovations that improved home improvement.


Can Homeowners Insist Contractors Wear Masks In Their Homes?

Social interaction is an essential part of most home repairs, but can be dangerous in the midst of a pandemic....

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Bosch’s New Thermal Camera a ‘Staple for Any Toolbox’

The camera gives DIYers and pros an easy way to accurately measure, visualize and analyze thermal variance on almost any...


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.