Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

How to Capture Dust During Sanding

Sick of airborne dust while you're sanding? Here's the Simple Solution!
Homemade crosscut guide jig with circular saw

How to Make a Crosscut Guide for a Circular Saw

Want to make perfectly square crosscuts? Use this guide — works every time!
cutting boards

Easy Storage for Cutting Boards and Cookie Sheets

With these storage ideas, you can organize your kitchen cabinets in no time!

Do It! How to Cut an Out-of-Square Miter Joint

A 45° miter joint is the perfect way to join two pieces of molding in a 90° corner. Unfortunately not all corners are exactly 90-degrees, so the miter joint has to be adapted to fit tightly. Watch this video to find out how.
Using a clothes iron to attach edge banding veneer to a plywood edge

How to Cover Plywood Edges with Wood Veneer

Want to cover unsightly plywood edges? Here's a quicker way to do it!
Hang picture with a fork

A Year of Simple Solutions

Today's Homeowner is looking back at the little things that made last year a little bit simpler. We compiled a list of Joe Truini's top ten Simple Solutions of 2018 that are sure to help you around the house.

A Fork is All You Need — The Easy Way to Hang Pictures

Here's the easy way to hang pictures — just grab a fork, a hammer and a nail! (Joe explains.)
Homemade bird feeder baffle on pole

Do It! How to Guard Your Bird Feeder from Squirrels and Raccoons

While feeding birds is a popular pastime, feeding squirrels and raccoons is not.To keep the furry critters away from your bird feeder, make a DIY guard from a piece of stovepipe.
Water running over a garbage disposal

How to Clean the Garbage Disposal in Your Kitchen

Want to find out how to safely and easily clean out your garbage disposal using only household ingredients and hot water? Watch this video to find out more.