Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
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How to Enlarge a Hole

Watch this video to find out how to enlarge an existing hole, such as when drilling a larger hole in a door for a new deadbolt or lockset.

How to Protect Your Home from Ladder Rail Damage

It’s important to cover the ends of extension ladder rails with protective covers to keep from damaging your house. Watch this video to find out how to make ladder covers the easy way using a foam pool noodle.

How to Turn a Breadbox into a Charging Station

Watch this video to see how to convert a breadbox into a convenient charging station for recharging cordless devices such as phones, cameras, and tablets.

How to Build a Walkway with Quikrete WalkMaker

You may think that building a concrete walkway, especially one with an intricate design, is challenging and time-consuming. Well, it would be without one handy tool: the Quikrete WalkMaker!
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Kitchen Improvement Bucket List

Brittany and Miller Callaway have been renovating their 1930s bungalow-style home, and we're helping them with their kitchen to-do list. Watch the full episode.
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Tip for Securing Kitchen Trash Can Bags

Find out about an easy DIY way to hold plastic trash can bags in place to prevent the bag from sliding down into the can. Watch this video to find out more.
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Paint Can Cleaning and Sealing Tips

Check out these helpful tips to make cans of paint easier to open, and the paint inside last longer and stay fresher. Watch this video to find out more.
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How to Drive Screws in Wood Without Splitting

Watch this video for tips on how to keep from splitting wood when driving screws with a cordless drill by using a reversible drill driver bit, which combines a screwdriver bit with a drill bit and countersink.
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DIY Garage Tennis Ball Parking Gauge

Find out how to make a car parking gauge that raises and lowers using a tennis ball, string, and screw eye hooks. Watch this video to find out more.