Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Removing cracked floor tile

How to Remove and Replace a Damaged Ceramic Tile

Removing and replacing a broken ceramic tile isn’t that difficult if you saved the leftover tiles from the original installation. Watch this video to see step by step instructions for completing this project.

Lifeproof Vinyl Plank Flooring is Waterproof and Dent-Resistant

Lifeproof's new Luxury High Traffic Vinyl Plank flooring is tough enough to take on life's everyday messes.
New laminate floor in laundry room.

Laundry Room Laminate Flooring Project

See how to replace a worn vinyl floor in a laundry room with a new floating laminate floor. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Stain Grout Lines in Tile Floors

Most grout used in tile floors is porous and can become dirty over time. Watch this video for tips on how to apply colored stain to grout lines in a tile floor to make the grout look like new.

Removing Oil Stains from Hardwood Floors

You know, normally I try to view life's little mishaps as opportunities to laugh, but with my house on the market, I feel like a walking disaster! The other night, I took apart my paper shredder and laid the oily parts (carefully, I thought!) on a plastic bag on the floor. Boy, did I ever mess up! The bag was flimsy, and before I knew what was happening, a big oil stain had soaked its way into my hardwood floors.
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How to Deal with Asbestos Flooring in Your Home

Jackie asks, “I think my bathroom floor tile contains asbestos. Can I tile over it without causing a danger to my health?”

As long as you don't disturb the existing asbestos tile, it's safe to cover over it with another layer of flooring. Read on to find out more.
Marking a border tile for cutting

How to Cut Border Tile Without Measuring

Watch this video for a simple tip on how to mark border tile for cutting without using a tape measure by putting the tile to be cut on top of the last full tile to give a perfect fit every time.
DIY tile snapping jig

Jig for Snapping Tile with a Manual Tile Cutter

A manual tile cutter is great for cutting porcelain or ceramic tile, but it can be hard to break a small strip off evenly. Joe has a simple solution to solve this problem. It involves constructing a jig composed of two 1x4s separated by a strip of wood or plywood the thickness of the tile.
Tile installed over vinyl floor.

Installing Tile Over Vinyl Flooring on Wood or Concrete Subfloors

Find tips on how to install ceramic tile over vinyl flooring on a plywood or concrete subfloor. Watch this video to find out more.