Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Air conditioner condenser units

Why You Need Fresh Air Inside Your Home — And AC Won’t Provide It

You may not know this, but while your heating and cooling system is capable of removing dust, it can't get rid of smoke, pollutants or VOCs.
Metal range hood filter.

How to Clean a Range Hood Filter

Watch this video for tips on when and how to clean the filter on a kitchen range hood to keep it running effectively.

How to Test Your Home for Lead Paint

We take tests all through our lives…in school, on-the-job, at the doctor's office and these days, even tests online.

Hints for Holiday Prep

Prepping your home for the holidays can be stressful, but here are a few tips to avoid some common headaches.

NuTone QuicKit Bath Fan Upgrade Kit

Installing the NuTone Bath Fan QuicKit is as easy as removing the old motor plate assembly and snapping in the new one. No attic access or wiring is required. It is available at The Home Depot.
back patio

Creating an Outdoor Oasis

The Today's Homeowner crew transforms Danny and Sharon Lipford's back patio into the outdoor living area they've always wanted, complete with an outdoor kitchen.
Allen Lyle and Danny Lipford with contest winners Susan and Bill Decherd.

Energy-Efficient Household Innovations

As the winners of our “Power Your Life” contest, Susan and Bill Decherd of Barrington, Illinois, won a Generac standby generator for their home! Watch the full episode.
Allen Lyle replaces tile on bathroom tub surround.

An Inexpensive Bathroom Update

We gave David and Tiffany England’s bathroom an inexpensive makeover to improve the look and functionality of the space. Watch the video for more info.
Man with smartphone tracking down roof leak in attic.

Solving Home Mold and Moisture Problems

Find out how to locate and repair leaks in a metal roof and a bathroom shower surround, as well as install a bathroom vent fan and remove mold. Watch this video to find out more.