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Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol 13
Welcome to the funhouse! Plus in this issue, you’ll see some in-wall paleontology.
A DIY Fail Left Me Stranded!
There are countless ways home improvement projects can go wrong. Sometimes it’s nothing more than an inconvenience or a little mess to…
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11 Epic Electrical Fails
Most of the time, DIY electrical work is no joke…but sometimes it is. These handymen made some pretty big mistakes involving electricity, but…
11 Hilarious Painting Fails
You’ll want to avoid these 11 disasters when you paint your own home. Learn from these readers’ painting mistakes and have a laugh.
20 Hysterical DIY Distasters
It’s hard to nail down the 20 dumbest ones we’ve seen. Let’s face it: they’re all contenders. But here’s our best…
30 Spectacular Fails Around the Home
Blazing wheelbarrows, exploding toilets and flaming couch cushions are among the spectacular fails.Blazing wheelbarrows, exploding toilets and…
Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 2
Home inspectors come across all kinds of crazy stuff. Here are 10 of our favorite home inspector nightmares. Read on to see what they are!
Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 6
This batch of photos from our buddies at Structure Tech in St. Paul, MN. illustrates the wide diversity of problems created by well intentioned…
Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 7
Some are bad dreams while others are Rocky Horror Picture show level. See if you can figure out what some of these folks were thinking.
Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 8
In this installment of home inspector nightmares, you will be amazed by how much ceiling fan blades can droop. Plus, as usual, more stupid ways…
Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 14
Here is another batch of creative solutions to everyday problems, like how to fill a tub from the ceiling and building your own electrical…