Finding the source of a leaf goes from tricky to trickier when air conditioners and other units provide countless opportunities for water to get inside. Learn a simple way to deduce the source of a roof leak, as well as advice on what to do once it's found.
Discover which considerations are key when installing a flat roof. Plus, get tips for hiring the right roofer for the job.
Flat roofs are frequently covered by pitched roofs – a conversion that has benefits but can present challenges, too. Learn what you can do to improve insulation and ventilation in a home where a flat roof still exists.
Learn how to repair cracks in plaster walls properly so they don’t keep cracking again and again. Find out which DIY projects rate low on the difficulty scale so that you can get started as a beginner. Discover what indoor air pollutants you may be exposed to in your home and how to reduce threats to air quality in your home. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, renovating a home, creating storage space, caring for hardwood flooring, eliminating drain odors, settling floors, installing a railing, rust stains in a toilet, Leaking A/C wallpaper removal, keeping flat roofs free of debris.
Start your new year off with a resolution to make sure your garage door is operating safely. Learn what to look for and how to make sure all is working as it should. Think keeping a clean house prevents mold? Think again. Mold can hide in the most pristine of homes. Discover those hiding spots and get rid of mold for good. Electronics are big gift items, but when it comes to returning or exchanging unwanted electronics, things can get sticky. Find out the secrets to returning electronics successfully. Get advice on easy post-holiday cleanup. Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions about, leaky windows, hard water, drain odors, leveling floors, tiling a fireplace surround, removing window panes from older windows, cement countertops, repairing wall cracks, roof loads, removing a tree.
Flat versus pitched, metal versus shingle… there are countless decisions to make when considering a new roof. Find out what you can do to discourage water from collecting on a flat roof, and the pros and cons of a roof made of metal.
Find out whether leaks in a fifteen-year-old flat asphalt roof are worth fixing, or if the best bet is to replace it altogether- and with what?
Get advice on how to build a backyard play set safely and properly, with fall zones and safety checks. Get tips on how to install DIY pendant lighting. Learn how to set the sale price of your home to get the bottom line you want. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, installing a pool, shed, fixing a leaky flat roof, painting kitchen cabinets, shower door mold, thermostat options, insulation, squeaky hardwood floors.
The Chamberlain Garage Power Station puts air, light and power within easy reach for project convenience.
Find out how to extend the life of a rubber roof by coating it with roof paint. Fibrous aluminum paint reflects the sun's UV rays, keeping the roof cool and allowing it to stay in good shape longer.