Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
removing dryer lint

Removing Dryer Lint Saves Energy

A dirty lint filter in your clothes dryer can cause it to use up to 30% more energy to dry your clothes and it’s a potential fire hazard as well. In addition to cleaning after every use, wash the screen in warm soapy water twice a year, and dry it completely before replacing it.
Danny Lipford with installing ironing board

How to Install a Built-in Ironing Board

Fold-down ironing boards are a great way to reduce clutter in your laundry room and can either be surface mounted or recessed into the wall for a low profile look. Watch this video to find out more.

Water Conservation: Stop Waste In These 5 Areas

Water conservation is fast becoming a priority for many homeowners. Adopt these simple water saving measures to cut your home’s water usage.
solar clothes dryer

Advantages of Drying Clothes on a Clothesline

Solar energy is being used more and more around the home, including landscape lighting and solar water heaters. A more common use of solar energy that has been around for years is drying clothes on a clothesline.
Kitchen makeover with granite countertops, hardwood floors and white painted cabinets

Completing a Kitchen After 20 Years

The Estes family has lived in their home for 20 years and finally has time to focus on a kitchen renovation — and we’re here to guide that project along!

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.
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 Sidekick Pedestal Washer

LG SideKick Pedestal Washer

Disguised as an everyday pedestal, the LG Sidekick Pedestal Washer pairs with almost any LG front load unit so you can wash two loads at the same time.
Recycling chute bins

How to Build Chutes for Recycling

Creating through-the-wall chutes for sorting and storing recyclables is a great way to reduce indoor clutter.