Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Installing Engineered Hardwood Flooring

Engineered hardwood flooring comes sanded and finished from the factory, eliminating much of the mess and time involved with installing traditional solid wood flooring. It can be held in place with nails or glue, depending on the type of surface it’s installed over.

Ryobi Drywall Repair Kit

This drywall repair kit from Ryobi is perfect for repairing holes caused by door knobs going through the wall. It comes with everything you need to complete the repair. It is available at The Home Depot.
Adjusting the float valve in a toilet tank.

How to Repair a Toilet

A toilet that runs constantly or doesn’t flush properly can be quite a nuisance and waste of water. There are several common problems associated with toilets that are fairly easy to diagnose and repair. Watch this video to find out how.
Repairing a bathroom sink faucet.

Top 5 DIY Plumbing Fixes Every Homeowner Should Know

Whether you’re moving into your first home or have been living in your house for years, there are a few basic plumbing repairs every homeowner should know. Read on to find out more about the five most common plumbing problems and how to fix them yourself.

Finding the Right Contractor & Fixing Bare Spots on Your Lawn

This week’s roundup of Today’s Homeowner solutions to help you around the house. 7 Questions To Ask When Hiring a Contractor Finding the right contractor for a remodeling project involves a good deal of...
Joe Truini fixing an out of balance paddle ceiling fan.

How to Fix an Out of Balance Paddle Ceiling Fan

Ceilings fans that wobble are not only annoying but can be dangerous. The wobble may also decrease the life of the fan. Watch this video to find out some causes and solutions to this problem.
Great Stuff Pestblock Insulating Foam Sealant

Great Stuff Spray Foam’s Smart Dispenser Makes Application Easy

Spray foam is an economical way to fill gaps around your home, but applying it can get messy. Great Stuff's new Smart Dispenser solves this problem!

How to Unclog a Tub Drain

There are a variety of home remedies for clogged drains that don't require commercial products. One of the easiest drain cleaning solutions makes use of an ordinary plunger.
White bathroom with ceramic tile that looks like marble

Tiling Over a Tile Floor: What You Should Know

James asks, "I currently have a dated ceramic bathroom tile floor. Is it possible to tile on top of the existing tiles?"

Yes, it is possible to lay tile over an existing tile floor as long as it is in good condition with no major cracks or settling. Read on to find out how.