Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Thanksgiving buffet on plastic table topped with a homemade wood covering.

How to Build a Rustic Table Top

Keep a folding table or two in storage for buffets? Here's how to dress that table top up and make it blend in with your furniture!
Joe Truini displays a DIY shoe cleaner made from a scrub brush during Today's Homeowner's Simple Solutions segment

How to Clean Shoes Before You Enter Your Home

Most doormats don’t knock off enough dirt and grime from your boots. Here’s how to quickly clean shoes with materials you probably have on hand.
Danny Lipford demonstrates how to easily install a toilet in a bathroom.

How to Install a Toilet in 6 Easy Steps

Installing a toilet, or removing one to paint the walls or lay flooring? The process is pretty much the same! Watch and learn how to install a toilet.
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.
Beautiful black and white shower curtain hanging from a rod installed on the ceiling

How to Install a Ceiling Mount Shower Curtain Rod

Installing a ceiling mount shower curtain rod is a simple way to make your bathroom look taller. It also makes a small bathroom look bigger.
Joe Truini displays a trash can he installed inside a cabinet

The Simple Way To Hide Your Bathroom Trash Can

Every bathroom needs a small trash can, but there never seems to be a place to put it where it's not in the way.
Tube of Titebond caulk sitting on a table in a workshop beside some plastic tubing

How to Save Opened Caulk with a Plastic Tube

A good tube of caulk is not cheap, so have you ever wondered how to keep it fresh? Watch Joe Truini show how to modify a plastic tube to save the caulk.