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Is Your Bathroom Properly Ventilated?

We've seen it probably more than 100 times. In an attic, the bath fan discharges directly into a...

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How to Install a Ceiling Fan

This past summer we were introduced to a new type of ceiling fan by Stile. We thought it would be a...

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Common Apartment Problems - How to Be Your Own Handyman

One of the main benefits of renting rather than owning is the fact that when something needs fixin’,...

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Make your washer clean itself!

It sounds funny that you have clean a machine designed for cleaning, but the washer does need some...

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10 Ways Technology Has Changed Your House

From Judith Flanders' The Making of Home (available at: www.JudithFlandersBooks.com) here are ten...

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How to Replace a Faulty Gas Stove Igniter

For the past few months, my oven has been taken longer and longer to heat up and cook. I did not...

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Angie's List: How To Caulk Your Shower

There's no expiration date on caulk, but when it begins to peel and turn different colors around...

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How to Season A Brand New Cast Iron Pan

The purpose of seasoning the pan is to create a non-stick surface. But without all the nasty...

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Is Your Dryer Taking Too Long to Dry Clothes?

Have you noticed recently that your dryer is just not drying your clothing as quickly as it used to?...

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Clean and Lube Your Tower Fan to Keep It Running

Did you know that your tower fan needs regular maintenance to keep them running? Tower fans are...

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How to Correct Your Oven's Temperature

Have you ever noticed that food cooked in your oven comes out overcooked or undercooked, even though...

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Replacing & Cool Weather Operation of *Heart* a Ceiling Fan

The Story :: Most folks are unaware that a ceiling fan may be set in the winter to optimize your...

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Blow It Out Your Roof: a Guide to Replacing a Bathroom Fan!

They say nothing is certain but death and taxes, but I'd like to add a third: repairs! Last week...

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How to Clean the Washing Machine Without Harsh Chemicals

It’s quick and easy to clean your washing machine using natural products.
For this cleaning job we
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Thrifty, DIY Outdoor Fan Makeover

Our back porch outdoor fan/light fixture was badly in need of some TLC. So I took some paint and...

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Prepare Your Oven for Thanksgiving With These Cleaning and Maintenance...

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and many of us are preparing for opening our home to friends...

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Fridge Organization Tips and Tricks

I have some easy tips and tricks to help keep your fridge organized, clean and bright.

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DIY Industrial Ceiling Fan [With Garden Planter Cage Lights]

See how we saved a ton of money by creating our own Industrial Ceiling Fan with Garden Planter Cage...

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How to Get A New "Ice Maker" for Under $4!

Oh those ice makers are a life saver if you love having ice in your cold beverages! But when they...

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Household Items: Save or Splurge?

Domestic CEO asks a panel of QDT experts about when should you save, and when should you spend, when...

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Unclog a Toilet Without a Plunger

This is the coolest trick to unclog a toilet. It's so much cleaner than using a plunger. I can’t...

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Fixing a Plastic Water Jug With Polymorph

The knob of my jug was broken and needed to be fixed. I used some polymorph - a biodegradable and...

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How to Clean a Washer Filter

I have a Whirlpool Duet Ht washer and fixed my F21 code by cleaning out the washer filter.

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Revamping Toilet Paper Dispenser

Our toilet paper dispensers are older and don't accommodate the larger rolls of paper and we were...

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Clearing a Clogged Sink Drain and Rescuing Lost Jewelry

Ever dropped an earring or contact lens down the sink drain and thought it was gone forever? ...