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Wire Hanger Hacks

Wire Hanger Hacks

Most of us have moved away from wire hangers in our closet. I have saved some and wanted to share a...

How to Install a Toilet in 1 Hour or Less

How to Install a Toilet in 1 Hour or Less

Today we're going to share how to install a new toilet on a tile floor.Specifically American...

5 Hacks to Use Bubble Wrap Around the House

5 Hacks to Use Bubble Wrap Around the House

Let's be honest, bubble wrap isn't just intended for wrapping delicate items and moving. It's also...

Don't Cut the Concrete Slab - Drill a Tunnel Under It Instead

Don't Cut the Concrete Slab - Drill a Tunnel Under It Instead

Problem: 50 year old galvenized pipe is failing, and replacing it requires getting under, over or...

Angie's List: How To Caulk Your Shower

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...

Easy Peasy DIY How To:  Fix a Too Cold Anti-Scald Bath Fixture

Easy Peasy DIY How To: Fix a Too Cold Anti-Scald Bath Fixture

Shower or bath not getting hot enough? Your hot water tank is fine, so what's the problem? An...

Toilet Seat Screwdown

Toilet Seat Screwdown

Not exciting, but a quick way to save a $20 Bill.. Works for me..

How to Install a Farmhouse Drop in Sink.

How to Install a Farmhouse Drop in Sink.

**I was given products for this project, but the post and opinion are my own.**When we moved in, we...

Replaced Your Toilets Flapper and It's Still Running?

Replaced Your Toilets Flapper and It's Still Running?

If you have a toilet that continues to keep running even after you've replaced its flush valve...

Common Apartment Problems - How to Be Your Own Handyman

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’,...

Cast Iron Sink Restoration Project

Cast Iron Sink Restoration Project

We just love cast iron sinks and this one was in great condition for its age. Other than some minor...

Water Leak Repair (Part 1) – Install a Frost Proof Faucet

Water Leak Repair (Part 1) – Install a Frost Proof Faucet

Happy New Year everyone! For our first post of 2018, we're getting down to some serious home repair...

How to Unclog a Sink Like a Pro

How to Unclog a Sink Like a Pro

Many of you asked me to do a tutorial on how to unclog a sink.
So I put an extensive tutorial
...

Water Leaks: 3 Plumbing Tips that Will Help You Avoid Problems

Water Leaks: 3 Plumbing Tips that Will Help You Avoid Problems

Our house has suffered from its fair share of water disasters. And unfortunately we've come home to...

Unclog a Toilet Without a Plunger

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...

Replacing Copper Pipes & Fittings with the Best Plumbing Supply Ever

Replacing Copper Pipes & Fittings with the Best Plumbing Supply Ever

How do you replace old corroded copper pipes and fittings if you only know the basics of plumbing?...

How to Clear a Clogged Sink Drain (Without Chemicals)

How to Clear a Clogged Sink Drain (Without Chemicals)

If your sink drain is backing up, try these simple steps to clean out the trap before you shell out...

How to Remove Embarrassing Bathroom Odors, With an "MG"

How to Remove Embarrassing Bathroom Odors, With an "MG"

Here's a overview of how to install Manderley Gates SR/1 "MG" Toilet Odor Venting System

Soldering Quick Tips

Soldering Quick Tips

Soldering tips can make a BIG difference.
...the difference between getting frustrated and having
...

Why You Need to Replace Your Shower Head - Every 6-Months!

Why You Need to Replace Your Shower Head - Every 6-Months!

This is not my opinion, this is the recommendation of medical and scientific experts that have...

Unclog Drains Without Plunging

Unclog Drains Without Plunging

There are so many drains in our homes and from time to time they get clogged. We've all been there....

Kitchen Update-New Pfister Faucet

Kitchen Update-New Pfister Faucet

I have slowly but surely been trying to spruce up my outdated kitchen. My house is a 1940s cape cod...

Installing A Garbage Disposal

Installing A Garbage Disposal

If you love this project, be sure to subscribe to our blog to receive updates regularly!One of the...

Six Pros and Cons of Filtering Your Water

Six Pros and Cons of Filtering Your Water

Whole house water filters are installed by placing a filter system in the main water supply of your...

Faucet Installation Quick Tip :: Remove the Aerator

Faucet Installation Quick Tip :: Remove the Aerator

During a recent refresh of our rental property I swapped out the kitchen faucet. A small step in the...