Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Spa Bathroom Ideas: 5 Ways to Create a Relaxing Retreat

Need ideas to turn your boring bathroom into a spa? These simple changes can transform any bathroom from a routine stop to a serene sanctuary!
Laminate flooring install

Do Baseboards Have to be Removed to Install Laminate Flooring? | Ep. 160

Installing laminate flooring doesn't require removing baseboards. But you need this molding to cover gaps between the flooring and baseboards.
Installing electrical outlet

Installing Surface Wiring

Surface wiring is a system of wires that simply run across the surface of a wall or ceiling but are concealed and protected by a decorative cover or channel.
Rock wool insulation in unfinished house

This Side Up: Installing Insulation Correctly

If insulation with a vapor barrier is installed on the wrong side, moisture will be trapped inside wall cavities.
Roll of duct tape

Repair Asbestos Taping with Duct Tape

Asbestos tape was originally used to help hold the ducting together at the joints, and to assist in preventing air from escaping from the system at those joints.
Bathtub spout

Plumbing: Replacing a Tub Spout

When it comes to home maintenance changing a tub spout is about as simple as it gets. The variables related to installation are limited to two basic...
Vinyl floor bubble

3 Steps to Fix Bubbles in Vinyl Floors

Bubbles in vinyl flooring happen when moist air rises from below and gets trapped. Here's an easy fix.
linoleum tile floor

Removing Old Linoleum Can Release Asbestos

Old linoleum is a major source of asbestos. Ripping it up can release untold numbers of microscopic pieces of friable asbestos into the air.
Ice dams pull down a gutter on a brick home

Ice Dams on Your Roof: How to Prevent Them

Glistening icicles hanging from gutters and eaves look beautiful, but they can be destructive. Here's how to prevent ice dams from forming.