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How to Fix a Shower Curtain Rod

Find out how to repair a spring tension shower curtain rod to hold it in place. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Unclog a Tub Drain

There are a variety of home remedies for clogged drains that don't require commercial products. One of the easiest drain cleaning solutions makes use of an ordinary plunger.
Danny Lipford with completed cultured marble shower stall.

How to Attach a Tub Drain to a Shower on a Concrete Slab

Lee asks, “I’d like to remove my bathtub and replace it with a walk-in shower, but my home is on a concrete slab. How can I go about it?"

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | February 29, 2020

Gary wants to add a new vent fan into a bathroom.  The contractor he's working with seems to be suggesting venting to the attic.  He's not sure if that is the best option.
Applying waterproofing sealer to cement backer board before tiling.

Tile Tub or Shower Surround Wall Preparation

Find out how to prepare the walls of a bathtub or shower surround for tile to make sure they are waterproof. Watch this video to find out more.
Misting a bead of silicone caulking with denatured alcohol to make it easy to spread.

Tip for Smoothing Silicone Caulk

Silicone caulk has great adhesion and flexibility, but it can be hard to spread out evenly. Watch this video to see how to use denatured alcohol to spread silicone caulking easily.
Choosing a glass shower door for your bathroom

Choosing a Glass Shower Door for Your Bathroom

When installing a glass shower door in your bathroom, it's important to consider the wide range of options you have on metal finishes for the frame and types and textures of glass that are available. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Refinish an Old Bathtub

Is your bathtub or sink scarred and chipped? Here's t a great do-it-yourself option to give it a whole new look.
Using vinegar in a plastic bag to clean a clogged showerhead.

How to Clean a Clogged Showerhead

Showerhead spray nozzles can become clogged over time with mineral deposits found in tap water. Watch this video to find out how to clean a clogged showerhead using vinegar.