How to Repair

Ready to try DIY repairing? You already know that when something in your house breaks, it's on you to find a professional repairmen (which is often expensive and may include extra time to wait for availability). Here at Hometalk we will help you with the tools, tips, and techniques you need to get you on your way to DIY repair success.

Top DIY Repair Projects

We've gathered the top DIY repair projects on Hometalk. Check them out!

Repair Videos

Watch our video tutorials on how to repair it all, from appliances to leaky faucets.

New Repair Projects

Here is our collection of new DIY repair projects at Hometalk. Check it out.

Browse Repair Projects
How to Replace a Toilet Seat Quickly and Easily
How to Replace an Oven Heating Element (and When to Do It)
How to Fix a Washing Machine That Won’t Spin
Save Your Sofa: Here's How to Repair a Tear in a Leather Couch
How to Remove Caulk When It's Old and Dingy
How to Repair a Window Screen With Tears and Holes
How to Repair Ceiling Drywall Cracks and Holes
How to Fix a Wobbly Ceiling Fan
How to Restuff Couch Cushions and Bring Them Back to Life
Don't Panic—Here's How to Repair Chipped Granite
How to Fix a Sagging Door That Won't Shut Properly
How to Remove Popcorn Ceiling (and When You Shouldn't Try It Yourself)
How to Fix a Cracked or Chipped Windshield
How to Fix a Broken Door Frame in a Few Simple Steps
How to Fix a Wobbly Toilet in a Matter of Minutes
How to Fix a Leaky Faucet Before It Makes a Dent On Your Water Bill
How to Unclog a Dishwasher That Won't Drain
How to Fix Cracks in a Concrete Patio Yourself
How to Find a Stud in the Wall With and Without a Stud Finder
A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Fix a Running Toilet
Cat Proof Chair Cover Up - Chair Repair With Vinegar Glue
Easy Fix for Missing Drawer Pulls
How To Fix Broken Canvas On A Porch Swing
Using Bondo to Make New Feet
Turn Chrome Faucets Gold With Rub N Buff
Personal Space Heater
Learn How to Repair Cracked Concrete - HWDIY
Bubble Wrap Window Insulation Hack
How to Remove a Stripped Screw in a Few Simple Steps
1940's Metal Army Cot Turned Light Fixture
Before and After Cast Iron Bench Restoration
How I Replaced a Broken Cane Seat With a Cushioned Seat
Old & Ugly to New & Chic Dining Chairs
Easy Electrical Outlet Cover Tip
Quick Tip on Fixing Bleed Through on Chalk Painted Furniture and Decor
DIY Window Grids (Mullions)
How to Hide Your Ugly Water Heater
Quick and Easy Repair: Rotted Door Sill and Frame
How To Remove Popcorn Ceilings The Easy Way
Repair a Chipped Corner on a Dresser Using Hot Glue, Oil and Bondo
How to Install a Farmhouse Drop in Sink.
Repairing a Cane Chair Seat
How to Make a DIY Air Vent Cover
DIY Whitewash Plank Wall