Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Marking PVC pipe before gluing to align during assembly.

How to Align PVC Pipe Fitting During Assembly

PVC pipe glue sets quickly, so you don’t have a lot of time for adjustments during assembly. Watch this video for a tip on how to align PVC pipe fitting easily during assembly for a perfect fit.
Joe Truini making a cut on a motorized miter saw.

How to Make Wider Cuts on a Motorized Miter Saw

Watch this video to find out how to make wider crosscuts on a motorized miter saw by adding 2x6 blocks to the saw table.
Slide paint roller off frame to paint close to corners and edges.

Tips for Rolling Paint in Corners and Storing Wet Paint Rollers

Watch this video for simple tips to allow painting close to corners and edges with a paint roller, and how to keep wet paint rollers from drying out.
Using a moving pad or blanket to slide heavy furniture across the floor.

Tip for Moving Heavy Furniture in Your Home

Find out how to move heavy furniture in your home without damaging your floor or back by sliding it on a moving pad or blanket. Watch this video to find out more.
Jig for cutting bolts to length without damaging the threads.

How to Cut Bolts Without Damaging Threads

Watch this video for a tip on how to cut metal bolts and machine screws to length cleanly and easily without damaging the threads.
Holding down a chalk line in the middle to pop the line accurately.

Tip for Popping Long Chalk Lines Accurately

Find out how to pop long chalk lines accurately when installing flooring or roofing using this simple tip. Watch this video to find out more.
Cutting molding clamped to scrap board with handsaw.

Tip for Cutting Molding Cleanly with a Handsaw

Watch this video to find out how to cut wood molding cleanly without splintering using a handsaw.
Drilling a hole in chair rail using a drill bit made from a nail.

How to Drill Small Nail Holes in Molding

Watch this video to find out how to make a homemade drill bit from a nail to use when drilling small nail holes in molding.
an Oscillating Finishing Sander

Tips for Using Sandpaper on an Oscillating Finishing Sander

Watch this video to find out the proper sanding technique to keep sandpaper on an oscillating finishing sander from tearing, and a simple tip on how to make changing the sheets of sandpaper faster and easier.