Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
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How to Use a Shop Vac as a Blower

If you don’t own a leaf blower to blow debris out your garage, you can use a standard shop vac instead. Watch this video to find out how to turn your wet/dry shop vac into a blower for removing dirt, dust, and debris.
Pouring kitty litter on oil on a concrete garage floor.

How to Absorb Oil Spills in Your Garage or Driveway

Find out how to soak up oil spills on a garage floor or driveway the easy way using kitty litter. Watch this video to find out more.
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How to Build a Raised Storage Area in Your Attic

Building a raised platform in your attic is a great way to increase storage space while making sure you have plenty of insulation in the attic floor. Watch this video to find out more.
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How to Build a Storage Area Under a Deck

If you have a deck that’s built well off the ground, you may want to enclose the space under it with lattice and landscape fabric and use the area for storage. Watch this video to find out how it's done.
Garage door dumbwaiter being used to carry groceries upstairs.

DIY Dumbwaiter

Watch this video to find out how a simple DIY dumbwaiter made from a garage door opener can be used to carry groceries up and recycling down in a house with a garage located below the kitchen.

How to Install Closet Shelving

Watch this video to find out how to add additional wood shelving to a closet.
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How to Turn a Carport into Indoor Living Space

Enclosing a carport and turning it into indoor living space can be a good way to add additional square feet to your home. Watch this video to find out more.
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How to Deal with Condensation on a Garage Floor

Catherine asks, “Every time we have damp weather our concrete floor in the garage gets so much moisture on it that it's dangerous to walk on. What causes this, and what can we do about it?”

Condensation on a garage floor could be the result of the lack of a vapor barrier under the concrete slab.
Attaching string for garage parking gauge to garage door.

DIY Garage Tennis Ball Parking Gauge

Find out how to make a car parking gauge that raises and lowers using a tennis ball, string, and screw eye hooks. Watch this video to find out more.