Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
clothes dryer

How to Save Energy When Drying Clothes

Adding special dryer balls to your clothes dryer can cut down on the time it takes to dry your clothes. They work to separate the clothes, allowing them to dry quicker, and also claim to eliminate the need for fabric softener sheets. Watch this video to find out more.
Laundry room and bathroom makeover

Tips for a Functional Laundry and a Better Bath

Brad and Mary Smith's laundry room isn't very functional and their bathroom needs updating. We'll tackle both jobs in this episode.
LG Wave Series Clothes Washer

Energy Efficient LG Wave Series Clothes Washer

The LG Wave Series is an energy efficient, top-loading clothes washer that combines rapid drum movement with powerful jets of water to clean clothes gently and effectively, even in cold water. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Create Build Laundry Organizer

Here's a simple solution to organizing the dirty laundry in your laundry room. Construct a custom shelf unit sized to hold three to five laundry hampers so clothes can be sorted upon arrival in the laundry room.

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!
Stainless Steel Washer and Dryer

How To Deep Clean Your Dryer

The lint filter in your dryer doesn't catch it all! So sometimes a deep-clean of your dryer's lint trap is essential to keep it working at top performance. This article gives you the steps to do it right.
Danny Lipford cleaning under a refrigerator.

Household Appliance Spring Cleaning Tips

Watch this video for tips on how to clean everything from refrigerators to clothes dryers to increase the life and energy efficiency of your appliances.

Today’s Homeowner Radio Podcast | September 3, 2022

This week, learn how to extend your washing machine's lifespan, drain standing water from your yard and more.
cabinet for a cat's litter box

How to Convert a Hutch Into a Cat Litter Box Cabinet

With a little modification, a hutch or other similar piece of furniture makes a great place to conceal a cat litter box.