Home Improvement

What to Consider When Installing Pocket Doors in Your Home

When installing pocket doors in your home there are a few things you should take into account like planning ahead, buying good quality hardware, and allowing room and support for the pocket door frame. Watch this video to find out more. Learn More »


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November Home Maintenance To-Do List

With cold weather and the holidays fast approaching, this month’s to-do list focuses on some less obvious, but very important, indoor cleaning and repair tasks to get your home in tip-top shape for holiday guests. Read on to find out more.

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How to Hang Sliding Doors

Sliding door hardware can be used on almost any style of door. Here’s how to install these popular “barn” doors.

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This Reciprocating Saw Offers More Power, Less Mess

Expect more power and longer battery life from this reciprocating saw. Jodi Marks also likes a feature that keeps your wood clean!

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Trimming Trees? Do This to Extend Your Reach 5 Feet

Here’s how you can modify a pair of bypass loppers and trim high, hard-to-reach tree branches.

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How to Check a Water Meter to Find Plumbing Leaks

Find out how to know if you have a hidden plumbing leak in your pipes by checking the water meter for the house.

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How to Remove Standing Water in Your Yard with a French Drain

Standing water in your yard is an eyesore and can act as a breeding ground for mosquitoes. Installing a French drain is a great way to remove standing water from your yard. Watch this video to find out how to construct a French drain.

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Do Ultrasonic Pest Repellents Really Work?

Ultrasonic electronic pest and insect repellent devices claim that their high frequency sound waves are intolerable to rodents and insects. However, simply plugging one of these devices in probably won’t end your pest woes. Read on to find out more about the effectiveness of electronic pest repellents.

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