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Washing Machine

How to Remove Mold and Mildew from Front-Load Washing Machines

Find out how to clean front-loading washing machines to remove mold and mildew from inside the washer and keep them clean.
Danny Lipford explaining the importance of cleaning clothes dryer vent pipes.

How to Clean a Dryer Vent

The vent on a clothes dryer can become clogged with lint over time, causing the dryer to dry less efficiently and resulting in dangerous house fires. Watch this video to find out how to clean your dryer vent.
Cleaning a clothes washer water line filter with an acid brush.

How to Clean Your Clothes Washer’s Water Line Filters

Clothes washers have filters on the water lines to prevent debris from getting into the washer. Over time these filters can become clogged with sand and sediment and need to be cleaned. Watch this video to find out how.

How to Build a Simple Laundry Chute

A simple laundry chute between the bathroom and a closet keeps old clothes out of sight and out of the way. Watch this video to learn how to build one!
Clothes dryer venting into the attic.

Venting Dryers in the Attic

Cindy asks, "My dryer vents into my attic. How can I vent it outside to make it less of a fire hazard?"

Improperly vented dryers and lint buildup cause over 15,000 fires a year. Venting your dryer to the attic is not only a potential fire hazard but can result in moisture problems which causes more problems.

Dryer Vent Extension

When dryer lint builds up in the dryer vent pipe, it can drastically slow down the time it takes to dry clothes. Danny demonstrates how a dryer vent booster fan can help solve the problem.

How to Dry Shoes Fast

When athletic shoes get wet, it’s important to dry them quickly to reduce mold and odors. Here’s a simple way to dry your shoes in no time using a portable fan. Watch this video to find out more.

Kicking Off Spring With the 4 Seasons of Home Ownership

Homeowners Sharla and Stuart Brink help us kick off the 4 Seasons of Home Ownership with the spring checklist.
Upcycled hutch, turned kitty litter box, inside a home

Upcycle / Recycle: Projects and Inspiration for Your Home

Before you throw out old furniture, considers ways to upcycle it, paint it or recycle it. That's just what we're doing on this episode of Today's Homeowner.