Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Insect Pantry Moth

How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths and Larvae in Your Kitchen

If your pantry has been infested with Indian meal moths, or pantry moths, here’s what you need to do to control and prevent them.

4 Easy Ways to Pest-Proof Your Home

If you want more peace of mind at home, use these four preventative tips to pest-proof your home.
Exterior stucco home

Q&A: How to hang wall planters and pieces on exterior Stucco walls

Driving nails and large screws into the stucco is not the right way to hang wall planters. Since the items are not heavy, you’ll want free run of the walls.
Bathroom mildew in corner

5 Steps To Prevent Mold, Mildew, and Peeling Paint In Your Bathroom

Beyond being unsightly, left untreated, such mold, mildew and peeling paint can lead to bigger and more expensive problems down the road.
Chili powder

Using Chili Powder to Get Rid of Ants

Just a light sprinkling of the rust-colored spice in the path of the ants is all it takes to keep them away!
Bare feet, seen close up, walking on wood plank flooring installed over radiant heating system

Painting a Floor with Radiant Heat

Having radiant heating in your slab floor does not inhibit your ability to paint the surface.
Winter home exterior

Remedies for Seasonal Expansion and Contraction

Seasonal expansion and contraction stems from excessive dampness due to poor attic ventilation and/or a poorly insulated attic.
Hand sanding piece of wood

When and How to Use 3 Types of Sandpaper

The "grade" (or grit) of abrasive paper (sandpaper) refers to the size of the abrasive particles in the sandpaper.