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  • How To Replace a Kitchen Faucet Spout

    Kitchen faucets, depending on their make, can be sturdy and durable. But after some time, it will get prone to congestion due to the accumulated deposits. The water...
  • How To Replace a Bathtub Drain Stopper

    Having a problem with the drain stopper in your bathtub can be a nuisance, especially if you love to take long bubble baths. You do not have to call a plumber to...
  • How To Replace a Bathroom Sink

    A bathroom sink is one of the most used items in the bathroom. Because of this, you may end up with stains or the sink can be damaged. Replacing a bathroom sink is not...
  • How To Replace a Belt on a GE Dryer

    Your dryer works with a rotating belt. If the belt is not working properly, you may not be able to use your dryer or you may hear noises coming from the dryer. You...
  • How To Replace a Handle-Style Shower Faucet

    Shower faucets that are hand-style are preferred by more and more people lately. It provides flexibility for the user because you can use it the same way as a shower...
  • How To Repair a Chipped Glass Rim

    Everyone has a favorite glass, and for some others they have a favorite set of glasses. Especially for couples that have received lovely set glasses as gifts, it can...
  • How To Repair a Chimney Crown

    A chimney crown is more than just an accessory that adds charm to a house – it is an important part that needs to be taken care of for it to do its job. The chimney...
  • How To Sharpen an Electric Knife

    Electric knives are great kitchen inventions. They lessen the time that you have to cut and slice food, as you just have to glide the knife through the food, without...
  • How To Save Energy Using Timers Around the Home

    It has always been a challenge for a lot of households to cut energy expenses. Though there are some that succeeds, there are still a lot of homes that fail not matter...
  • How To Select the Right Paint for Interior Heating Ducts

    Heating ducts are located in your house to improve air circulation. If you have recently purchased a new home, and are considering repainting the whole house to give...
  • How To Sand Your Way to 'New' Kitchen Cabinets

    Old and discolored kitchen cabinets are not a hopeless case. In fact, they are a perfect subject for a refinishing project. But refinishing old kitchen cabinets...
  • How To Sand Wood Furniture with Wet Sandpaper

    Wood furniture becomes dull over time. But you can bring back its old shiny and smooth finish by wet sanding. Wet sanding will remove wood impurities and prep up the...
  • How To Sand a Concrete Floor

    Concrete flooring is very practical in some areas of the house. But like expensive floorings, a concrete floor should be regularly cleaned and smoothened out. This can...
  • How To Repair Gouges in Furniture

    Does your furniture have some gouges, dents or scratches on its surface? Good thing is that you could do some quick repairs and fixes to address this problem. Here are...
  • How To Repair Veneer Furniture

    Do you own some pieces of veneer furniture? Has one of them been damaged recently? Are you worried about how you can properly repair it? Well, don’t fret. You can do...
  • How To Safely Store Drinking Water for Emergency Use

    When a disaster or emergency strikes, one of the first things that people tend to worry about is where to get safe drinking water. You can live without food for a week...
  • How To Properly Clean a Dryer Lint Trap

    You want to wash and dry your favorite outfit but the problem is the dryer is getting overworked and having a lint problem. The best example of avoiding lint...
  • How To Rewire an Outlet

    At one point in your life you are going to need to rewire your electrical outlet. You can hire a professional electrician to get the job done or you can read on, save...
  • How To Replace Water Heater Supply Lines

    Water heaters are integral parts of any home, especially during winter, or if you do not want to brave cold water from the showers in the morning. They rarely require...
  • How To Replace Porch Railing

    Sitting on your rocking chair, whiling away time as the children play on the streets, is a relaxing means to spend your afternoon. It will be more perfect if you had a...
  • How To Replace a Shallow Well Pump

    It's fairly simple to replace a shallow well pump, but a few tips on removal and replacement will make the job easier.
  • How To Remove Super Glue from Marble Counters

    You will not be able to remove super glue from marble by simply washing but here are several methods to try in order to eliminate the super glue.
  • How To Remove Scratches from Stainless Steel Appliances

    Follow these steps to remove the scratches and restore your stainless steel appliances back to how they looked when they were new.
  • How To Remove Rust from Stainless Steel Appliances

    There are ways that you can remove rust from your stainless steel appliances. Read the simple instructions to get started.
  • How To Remove a Thetford Toilet From a Motorhome

    One of the comforts provided by motor homes is the Thetford permanent toilet. Learn how to remove the Thetford toilet if the need arises.
  • How To Replace an Old Fluorescent Kitchen Light


    Replacing a light is one of the easiest electrical jobs that an average home owner should know. This job is so easy in which hiring a professional electrician will...
  • How To Replace an Electrical Outlet With a GFCI


    At least 200 people will be saved from death due to electrocutions if all houses in the United States have the ground fault circuit interrupter or GFCI. That is why...
  • How To Replace a Toilet Flange

    Ever wonder how your toilet is connected to the pipes that run underground? Many people have this misconception that the toilet is attached firmly on the floor of the...
  • How To Reset a GFCI Outlet

    A GFCI or ground fault circuit interrupter outlet is a type of safety device that breaks circuits whenever current imbalances happen. GFCIs are usually located in...
  • How To Re-route Bathroom Plumbing

    Re-routing the bathroom plumbing is not an easy project to handle. You need to have plumbing knowledge to be able to do this task. You should also consult your local...
  • How To Replace Your Sliding Door Rollers

    Are you experiencing difficulty in opening and closing your sliding door? If you are, it is time to replace your sliding door rollers. The sliding door rollers are the...
  • How To Reduce Dryer Noise

    If dryer noise is driving you crazy, try these dryer repair tips and maintenance tricks to quiet your laundry room.
  • How To Remove Tarnish from Copper

    Copper is a precious material so it must be properly cleaned. Copper is easy to maintain. You just need to follow procedures and devote some of your time to clean it....
  • How To Remove Vinyl Tile Mastic

    Do you want to know why out of all the renovations that can be done at home, replacing the vinyl tiles and flooring is one of the most dreaded home-improvements? Well,...
  • How To Remove Vinyl Tile & Glue

    Are you bored and with a few hours to spare? Why not take this time to be productive and take the first step in replacing that ratty, tattered vinyl floor. Stretch...
  • How To Remove Paint Stripper

    Painting is one of the most common ways of renovating a house or an establishment. However, time will come where you need to repaint. Use a paint remover or paint...
  • How To Remove Glued-Down Linoleum

    Linoleum is easy to take out from any surface. What is difficult is removing the glue that was used to stick the linoleum. You can just cover it up with whatever you...
  • How To Remove Copper from Drinking Water

    Copper is a mineral rarely found in drinking water. It is also an important component that makes our bodies healthy, but only in very small amounts. Copper can also be...
  • How To Remove Contact Paper Residue

    Contact paper is a great way to decorate your home according to the design that suits you taste and preference. You can change the design of your walls or floor...
  • How To Remove Carpet Padding Stuck On Hardwood Floors

    Sometimes it is hard to remove the carpet padding stuck on the floor especially if you don’t know the ways and techniques to remove it. However, there are some easy...
  • How To Remove Chalk From Aluminum Siding

    Does your aluminum siding look old, grimy and dingy? Well, that's a lot to be said about the appearance of your home. Thankfully, there are a lot of things you could...
  • How To Remove a Refrigerator Door

    Before you dispose of a refrigerator or freezer, you need to take these steps to remove the refrigerator door.
  • How To Replace Insulated Aluminum Siding with Vinyl Siding

    You finally had enough of the aluminum siding in your home and decided that vinyl is better. Good decision! The problem is that with the economy and all, you simply...
  • How To Replace an Outside Faucet

    A water faucet is one of the most helpful components at home. However, this fact is reversed the moment there is damage in the faucet. More often than not, the faucet...
  • How To Replace a Wall Oven

    A wall oven is a great solution if you want to conserve space in your kitchen. However, what should you do when you need to have it replaced? Here are the basic...
  • How To Remove a Locked Doorknob

    If you had the misfortune to have the lock on your interior door malfunction and will not open, you can still remove the locked doorknob as long as you have...
  • How To Remove a Drain Pipe From a Bathroom Sink

    Removing a drain pipe is probably something you don’t want to do yourself. But at some point, you have to do it, whether to replace a faulty drain pipe or to do some...
  • How To Remove a Casement Window Pane

    Do you need to remove a casement window pane? Well, it is an easy project. You can definitely do it by yourself. Of course, you have to source the necessary tools...
  • How To Remove a Burn Stain From a Wood Tabletop

    A good wood tabletop is certainly exquisite. Its finish readily lends it some sort of character, making it more appealing and admirable as it ages. And because of its...
  • How To Remove a Broken Tub Drain

    Are you thinking of ways on how you can remove your broken tub drain? Well, stop stressing yourself. You have a number of options. But before you get to choose one,...