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!
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...
Closeup, overhead view of a toilet, mid-flush, as cash goes down the drain

How to Fix a Running Toilet

Wondering how to fix a running toilet? Watch this video to learn the two best methods: replacing the flapper valve or adjusting the water level in the tank.
Illustration of a toilet with a see-through tank and a red Fluidmaster flapper

How to Test for Toilet Tank and Bowl Leaks

Leaks from a toilet tank or bowl can waste thousands of gallons of water if left unrepaired. Watch this video to learn if your toilet is leaking.

How to Replace a Toilet Flapper Valve

Have a constantly running commode? The toilet flapper valve can crack and warp, which causes water to leak. Watch this video for the easy fix.
Man cuts pvc pipes with red pvc cutters

The Best Methods for Cutting and Gluing PVC Pipe

PVC pipe is inexpensive, durable, versatile and easy to use for home improvement projects. Here are the best methods for cutting and gluing PVC pipe.
Water running over a garbage disposal

Drain Clog Dissolving Solution

Many of you are in the middle of spring cleaning and one chore around the house that you should definitely consider tackling is unclogging those slow draining kitchen or bathroom sinks.  There are a lot of cleaners out there that boast how powerful they are, but what we often see is how powerful their chemical smell is!  That’s not a problem with Green Gobblers Drain Clog Dissolver!
Sharkbite toilet connector and Jodi Marks

The Easiest Way to Install a New Toilet Line

Doing some of your own light plumbing chores can save you lots of money, but it can also be frustrating. That's why Sharkbite developed their easy to use fittings, and the "SharkBite Click Seal Toilet Connector" takes them a step further.
Joe Truini siphons standing water from a bathroom sink with a water toy

The Cheapest Way to Unclog a Sink with Standing Water

No wet-dry vacuum? No problem. Here's how to unclog a sink with a toy from the dollar store!