Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Joe Truini reads from the tape measure

How to Make Tape Measure Reading Simple

Forget your notepad — this tip makes tape measure reading simple, so you don't have to remember the measurements before returning to the saw.

Clean Air in Your Shop: Picking the Right Dust Collection System

Today's Homeowner RadioListener QuestionsDust Collection Options for Any Workshop Tom is creating a...

How to Properly Prep for a Bathroom Renovation

Bob needs advice picking the best material for sturdy walls that would go behind plastic shower panels. 

How to Strengthen Shower Walls

Bob needs advice picking the best material for sturdy walls that would go behind plastic shower panels.
Joe Truini loosening screws with screwdriver and wrench

How to Loosen Screws with 3 Kinds of Screwdrivers

Removing tight screws sometimes requires using other tools. Here's how to loosen stubborn screws with three kinds of screwdrivers.
Joe Truini displaying child's chair made from milk crate

How to Make a Child’s Chair from a Milk Crate

Old milk crates are used for storing all kinds of things, including children's toys. Here's how to transform one into a kid's seat.
Joe Truini siphons standing water from a bathroom sink with a water toy

How to Remove Standing Water From a Clogged Sink

Need to remove standing water from a clogged sink — and lack a wet-dry vac? This toy doubles as a siphon pump, and you can buy one at the dollar store!
Shoe rack for mudroom or garage

How to Make a Shoe Rack for Your Garage or Mudroom

Build this DIY shoe rack and tracking mud indoors will become a thing of the past.
Raking leaves onto a tarp with wooden dowels

How to Rake Leaves and Get Rid of Them in Record Time

You no longer have to dread raking leaves. Watch this video to learn how to rake leaves faster than ever! With Joe Truini of Today's Homeowner.