Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

How to Easily Cut Baseboard Trim Using an Oscillating Tool

Want to easily cut baseboard trim while using an oscillating tool? You'll need a little assistance. Watch this video for the Simple Solution.

How to Make a Stop Block For Longer Wood Cuts

A stop block makes repetitive cuts easy and quick, but sometimes they're too short for the cut you need. Here's how to extend that length.

DIY Seed Starter Made of Ice Cream Cones

Ice cream cones are great for starting seeds — they're biodegradable and you can easily transplant them into containers once the seedlings have sprouted.

Poison-Free Rat Control in Just Two Steps!

This Simple Solution for poison-free rat control will keep those pests out and pets safe. All you need are these two things.

Fast Fix for a Stripped Screw Hole

If your door hinges are loose and you can’t tighten your wood screws, your screw hole has become stripped. Try this Simple Solution.
Measuring tape with card clipped with binder

Easy Way to Take Accurate Inside Measurements

Getting accurate measurements for inside corners is easier than you may think. Watch Joe Truini's Simple Solution to get it right the first time!
Joe Truini with string and magnet stud finder

How to Find Studs Without a Stud Finder

Walls are a blank canvas to display your personality, but before you can hang anything, you must find the wall stud.
Baking soda pouring into soil mix

A Simple Way to Test Your Soil’s pH Value

Knowing your soil's pH value is necessary to keep your plants and grass thriving. Watch this video to learn how to easily test it.
“Today’s Homeowner” Simple Solutions host Joe Truini wraps an orange pool noodle around a saw horse before painting his interior door

How to Protect Woodworking Projects on Sawhorses

Painting interior doors? Use a pool noodle to create a temporary soft surface on your sawhorse. Watch this video for the Simple Solution!