Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Over the range microwave went vent pipe concealed with cabinet-grade plywood.

How to Install a Microwave with External Venting

Does an over-the-range microwave need to be vented? Yes, if you want clean air after cooking! Here's how to install a microwave vent duct.
Danny and helper installing range hood.

How to Replace a Range Hood in Your Kitchen

Replacing an old range hood with a sleek new model is a fairly easy DIY project that can improve the look and functionality of your kitchen.
Oven door, partially open, in a modern home

How to Clean Inside the Glass on an Oven Door

Here's how to clean between the glass panes on an oven door without having to take the door apart.
Exterior closeup of a kitchen oven

5 Signs Your Oven’s Heating Element is Broken

Before you replace your range, check these signs to make sure you don't need to replace the oven's heating element.
Kitchen with gas stove and range hood.

How to Calculate Kitchen Range Hood Fan Size

Kitchen range hoods are a great way to remove heat, odors, moisture, and smoke from your home when cooking; but it’s important that the vent fan in the hood is rated to move enough air. Read on to find out how to determine the right size vent fan for your kitchen range hood.
Using wire from a coat hanger to clean the holes on dishwasher spray arms.

How to Clean Dishwasher Spray Arms

Find out how to clean the holes in the spray arms on your dishwasher to allow the dishwasher to work better and get dishes cleaner. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Repair a Rusted Dishwasher Rack

A dishwasher rack's plastic coating can wear off over time. Here's how to extend that rack's life!
Using baking soda to clean a garbage disposal.

How to Fix a Clogged Kitchen Garbage Disposal

Find out how to easily repair and clean a clogged or jammed kitchen sink garbage disposal using a hex wrench, baking soda, and vinegar. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Refinish Appliances with Liquid Stainless Steel

Find out how to refinish your old refrigerator, dishwasher, or stove with Liquid Stainless Steel to give it a new lease on life. Watch this video to find out more.