Learn about radiant heating systems, which deliver targeted warmth and comfort underfoot.
Tips on saving money on energy bills as well as lower your gas, electric, oil and water bills. You can save money on your energy bills by tuning your heating system and adding extra insulation, Fixing leaky toilets can save money on your water bill and help you save money on your energy bill.
Are your garage doors just sort of plain and boring? Get tips on how to dress up your overhead door to add value and style. Do you love your dog but not so much having to get up in the middle of the night to let him out? Pet doors let Fido come and go as he pleases, without letting unwanted wildlife in. Plus, spring rains brought beautiful flowers — but also let mildew, moss and algae flourish on your home's exterior. Find out the easy way to get rid of it.
Countless homeowners will deal with frozen pipes this winter – a costly and stressful hassle. Get tips for making sure you’re not one of them. Learn how to save time removing dated designs with wallpaper removal tips. And don’t let undecorating get you down. We’ve got tips for making the necessary evil much easier. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, insulation, laminate flooring, wiring, wood stove venting, tankless HWH, caulk removal, humidifiers, mold on drywall.
Is your house lacking on the “cleanliness” front? Or maybe one room is pristine while the rest leave much to be desired – and scrubbed? Take the Cleaning Personality Quiz for cleaning tips and tricks customized for your personality type. Discover the smartphone app that will save you countless trips to the bookshelf, computer, and home center. And make sure your next roof is one that protects and impresses. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, tankless water heaters, repurpose a carpet, staining a porch, grout issues, crawl space dampness, driveway drainage, air conditioning issues.
There’s a new material that repairs cracked plastic, but is also compatible with the home office accessory of the future: 3D printers. Prepare to see more of this plastic welding agent. Grill Masters and novices alike need to know the hidden hazards of flipping burgers. And one online user tried his hand at naming paint colors…with unforgettable results! Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, Tankless HWH, plumbing odors, painting trim, damp crawl space, cracked tiles, wainscotting, lightbulb options, caulking, closet storage.
No more worrying when you’re minutes or miles away: There’s a new technology that lets you check your doors and window – and adjust blinds – from anyplace, anytime. Pick up affordable and easy tips for keeping deer from eating your garden’s greens. And don’t dive in just yet: Ask yourself these crucial questions before installing a pool. Plus get answers to your home improvement questions about, installing an indoor lap pool, cleaning granite, laminate flooring over tile, bathroom exhaust, fire pits, rainwater collection, refinishing kitchen cabinets, solar power options, refrigerator odors, water heater maintenance.
Stop all the wondering and worrying, and check on your windows and doors from any location with new smartphone technology! Hear from the inventor of the new dryer lint alarm that signals when your dryer’s at risk of combustion. And discover which utensils and kitchen items you shouldn’t be putting in the dishwasher – but probably are. Plus, answers to your home improvement questions about, separating wood flooring, metal roofs, musty house odors, foundation crack repair, asbestos removal, painting siding, sliding glass door repair, eliminate nesting birds, tank less water heater options.
Power outages can get downright dangerous when temperatures are high. Find out how to keep lights and AC on when you’re the rest of your neighborhood’s dark. If your idea of a great Saturday doesn’t include time behind a lawnmower, rejoice: There’s an unmanned mower that does the job right! And summer is the deadliest season for kids and young adults. Get advice on sidestepping injury and tragedy while still having lots of warm weather fun. Plus, answers to your home improvement questions about, noisy plumbing, removing wallpaper, hot water heaters, structural walls, cracks in walls and floors, roofing options, eliminate vines, settled porch, radiant flooring, tub repair.
Find out whether your kitchen cabinets are candidates for an inexpensive – but impressive – facelift. Learn how trees can effectively block noise from outside your home. Discover an innovative new ladder that’s as comfortable, and nearly as safe, as working on the ground. Plus, get answers to your home improvement questions about, replacing a solar paneled roof, water heater options, keeping your basement dry, cleaning shingles, energy audits, cracked tile flooring, leaky 4-seasons room roof, expanding a kitchen, installing insulation in crawl spaces.