Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
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5 Signs Your Oven’s Heating Element is Broken

Before you replace your range, check these signs to make sure you don't need to replace the oven's heating element.
Danny Lipford and Joe Truini

How to Sand and Paint Without a Mess

Today's Homeowner Radio   Listener Questions  How to Repair Patched Plaster Walls and Ceilings Mia in Florida...
Illustration of toilet with a no-wax seal, caps, screws and other parts

3 Ways To Make Toilet Installation More DIY-Friendly

Need to install a toilet, but uncomfortable with plumbing projects? These innovative products make toilet installation more DIY-friendly than ever.
Can of Zinsser Mold Killing Primer.

Mold Killing Paint Primer for Interior & Exterior Walls

Find out about Zinsser Mold Killing Primer which contains a fungicide to kill any existing mold, mildew, or odor causing bacteria while you paint. Watch this video to find out more.
Joe Truini busts nuts loose with a wrench in his workshop.

How to Hack a Wrench to Tighten Small Nuts or Bolts

Joe Truini explains how you can still get the job done even if the wrench your using is the wrong size.
a dirty vent

Air Duct Cleaning: Scam or Worth It?

Whether you should hire air duct cleaners depends on 5 factors. Here's more about that, and how to avoid duct-cleaning scams.
Putty in bucket

Caulking vs. Putty

Caulking and putty may seem interchangeable, but their functions are much different.