Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Mini greenhouse in Joe Truini's backyard

How to Make a Mini Greenhouse from a Soda Bottle

Creating a mini greenhouse is the perfect way to balance spring planting with Mother Nature's harsh temperatures. Watch this video to learn how to make one!
Grilling corn on the cob and barbecue outside

How to Keep Flies Away from Your Grill

Grillmasters, you don’t have to coexist with mosquitoes — here’s how to keep flies away from your grill.
Ryobi brushless motor lawnmower

Ryobi Lawnmower’s Gas-Like Performance Impresses

Ryobi’s 20-Inch, 40-Volt Cordless Battery Push Lawnmower delivers gas-like power without the hassle of gas, oil, maintenance or noise.
Home Depot associate Dan Levin, Best New Products host Jodi Marks and Ryobi's Backpack Leaf Blower

This Backpack Leaf Blower Has Everything But Gas

If you want to move a lot of leaves fast, a backpack leaf blower is the way to go. Watch Jodi Marks' review of Ryobi's 40V Lithium-ion Backpack Blower!

Lose the Gas Can This Mowing Season

It’s lawn mowing season, and you need a mower that will work just as hard as you do, if not harder.  The EGO “Select Cut” Cordless Electric Walk Behind Self-Propelled Mower’s touch drive system puts total control of the machine into the palm of your hand
Formosan termite, foraging through wood and dirt

Does Pine Straw Attract Termites?

Cheryl is concerned the pine straw around her house will attract termites.
Pest control employee applies termite treatment on the ground

SOLVED: Is Ground Termite Treatment Enough?

Applying termite treatment on the ground is often enough for controlling these pests, but there are exceptions. Read on to learn more.
Wood mulch

Does Wood Chip Mulch Attract Termites and Other Insects?

Wood chip mulch doesn't create more insects in a given area, but it can provide moisture and protection for termites to tunnel into your home. Read on to learn more!
Signs of termites, damage inside a cabinet door

7 Signs of Termites in Your Home

When termites enter your home, they make their presence known. Here are 7 signs of termites — if you see these, call an exterminator!