It seems like a simple task, run to the local hardware store to pick up some nails. However, a quick look at the store's nail section reveals a large variety that can be quite confusing at first glance. This article helps the homeowner choose the right nail to complete their project.
This article will be a step-by-step guide to help the owner of an older home save money repairing a damaged sliding glass door track instead of replacing it.
This step-by-step guide shows how a tile setter lays out and makes custom cuts with an angle grinder.
Is your shoe closet too dark to find a matching pair of sneakers? A simple pull-chain light solves lighting problems in small dark rooms. This informational guide helps a homeowner understand how to install a pull chain light in a dark closet.
A quick guide on different types of drill bits to help homeowners choose the correct one to complete a variety of projects around the house.
This guide will provide five different methods a homeowner can use to fix a broken PVC sprinkler pipe.
A guide to help central Florida homeowners with lawn pest infestations. Insect damage can quickly give a green lawn unsightly brown spots. Learn to detect pests and treat your lawn.
This article is an informational guide to help a homeowner install a shower floor membrane correctly.
A step-by-step guide to help a homeowner float a shower floor with the proper slope.
This is a step-by-step guide for any homeowner who discovers they need to install or replace a ceramic bathroom fixture.
This article acts as a guide to help homeowners test and replace an air-conditioning system's condensate pump.
A complete guide for the homeowner with a bahiagrass lawn. When properly cared for, this low-maintenance grass creates a lush ground covering that will look good for many years.
A St. Augustine lawn that stays lush year-round doesn't happen by accident, it takes a lot of hard work. This seasonal guide helps Southern homeowners reduce the amount of work their St. Augustine grass requires throughout the year.
A step-by-step guide to help remove and replace a broken floor tile without damaging the neighboring tile.
A step-by-step guide to help a homeowner perform basic preventive maintenance on their air conditioning system.
A step-by-step repair guide for a homeowner with a torn or damaged air conditioning duct.
A step-by-step guide for the homeowner who wants to add an exhaust fan to a bathroom.
A simple step-by-step shower valve replacement guide to help homeowners replace an old valve with a modern one.
Tips for relocating an electric outlet or light switch from one wall to another with minimal damage to your drywall.
Technicians troubleshoot malfunctioning electric baseboard heaters before replacing anything. Troubleshooting isolates the exact fault and helps determine which part has failed.
Winterizing an older house keeps Mother Nature where she belongs: outside. What are some of the best ways to protect your house from winter weather?
A comprehensive guide for repairing stripped bolt hole threads.
This is a homeowner's guide for troubleshooting and repairing common electric water heater problems. Many repairs do not require a professional plumber.
A homeowner's guide for diagnosing and repairing common toilet issues. Often the hardest part of the toilet repair is the trip to the hardware store.
Many gardeners have discovered that plants love drip irrigation. This drip irrigation installation guide helps water-wise homeowners design and install a complete system.
This is a basic sprinkler system troubleshooting and repair guide for the homeowner. Follow these easy step-by-step diagnostic instructions to simplify most common irrigation system problems.
This article guides you through installing new tile over an existing tile shower floor. This is a fairly quick project, taking less than a day!
Want cleaner water? Install a whole-house, in-line water purifier. These installation instructions will help the DIY homeowner from start to finish.
A homeowner's guide for choosing and installing angle stop water valves. Includes the different types and installation methods.
A basic guide for the homeowner who would like to know the pros and cons, and the installation methods of the different types of faucet supply lines.