Home Repair Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

Water - Gas - Electric Utility Shutoff
Describes how to safely shut off utilities such as water, natural gas and electrical power.

Water Heater Tutorials
Tutorials regarding gas and electric water heaters

Faucet Repair Tutorials
Information and repair tutorials for various types of faucets including, ball, cartridge, ceramic disc and compression faucets.

How to Test for Hard Water
This tutorial describes a home test to determine if you have hard water caused by high mineral content.

Tutorial on How to Test for Hard Water
This tutorial describes a home test to determine if you have hard water. Page 2.

Test for Hard Water - Tips
This tutorial describes a home test to determine if you have hard water.

Utility Shutoff Tutorials
Describes how to safely shut off utilities such as electrical power, water and natural gas.

How to Re-Charge a Hot Water Boiler Expansion Tank
This tutorial describes the differences between the two types of hot water boiler expansion tanks (diaphragm and horizontal steel tank) and how to re-charge them with air for proper functioning of the hot water boiler system. Page 3.

How to Recharge a Hot Water Boiler Expansion Tank
This tutorial describes how to recharge a steel or diaphragm boiler expansion tank with air for proper functioning of the boiler system.

Recharging a Hot Water Boiler Expansion Tank
This tutorial describes the differences between the two types of hot water boiler expansion tanks and how to re-charge them with air for proper functioning.

How to Reset a Tripped Circuit Breaker
Learn how to easily reset a tripped circuit breaker in your home. It's a common home repair that is easy to do when done right.

Reset a Tripped Circuit Breaker: Go to Service Panel
How to reset a tripped circuit breaker is a common home repair that is easy when done right.

Reset a Tripped Circuit Breaker: Find Tripped Breaker
How to reset a tripped circuit breaker is a common home repair that is easy when done right.

How to Reset a Tripped Circuit Breaker
How to reset a tripped circuit breaker

DIY Interior Home Repairs
Information and DIY how-to guidance on the use of and repair of interior materials and finishes including drywall, caulking, painting and others.

Foundations - Basements - Crawlspaces
Information regarding improvements and repairs for lower level structures and areas such as foundations, crawlspaces and basements.

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How to Repair a Clogged Garbage Disposal
This tutorial tells you what to do if your garbage disposer or disposal unit has a clogged drain.

Repair a Garbage Disposal Clog
This tutorial gives you tips and describes how to avoid a clog and what to do if your garbage disposer or disposal unit has a clogged drain.

Repair a Clogged Garbage Disposal
This tutorial gives you tips and describes how to avoid a clog and what to do if your garbage disposer or disposal unit has a clogged drain.

Removing Rust Stains From Toilets, Sinks (Shaw’s Pads)
Removing unsightly rust and other stains from porcelain in toilets and sinks can be difficult. This tutorial will guide you through several ways to make this repair

Removing Rust Stains From Toilets and Sinks - ZUD
Removing unsightly rust and other stains from porcelain in toilets and sinks can be difficult. This tutorial will guide you through several ways to make this repair

Removing Rust Stains From Toilets, Tubs and Sinks
This tutorial will guide you through several ways to remove unsightly rust and other stains from porcelain in toilets, tubs and sinks.

Removing Rust Stains From Toilets and Sinks
Removing unsightly rust and other stains from porcelain in toilets and sinks can be difficult. This tutorial will guide you through several ways to make this repair

Removing Rust Stains From Toilets and Sinks - The Works
Removing unsightly rust and other stains from porcelain in toilets and sinks can be difficult. This tutorial will guide you through several ways to make this repair

Easily Troubleshoot and Repair a Gas Hot Water Heater
Tutorial on how to easily troubleshoot and repair a tank type gas water heater including common problems and how to fix them.

Easily Troubleshoot and Repair a Gas Hot Water Heater
Tutorial on how to easily troubleshoot and repair a tank type gas water heater including common problems and how to fix them.

How to Repair a Gas Water Heater
This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot common gas water heater problems and easily make the necessary repairs.

Easily Troubleshoot and Repair a Gas Hot Water Heater
Tutorial on how to easily troubleshoot and repair a tank type gas water heater including common problems and how to fix them.

Easily Troubleshoot and Repair a Gas Hot Water Heater
Tutorial on how to easily troubleshoot and repair a tank type gas water heater including common problems and how to fix them.

Easily Troubleshoot and Repair a Gas Hot Water Heater
Tutorial on how to easily troubleshoot and repair a tank type gas water heater including common problems and how to fix them.

Easily Troubleshoot and Repair a Gas Hot Water Heater
Tutorial on how to easily troubleshoot and repair a tank type gas water heater including common problems and how to fix them.

DIY Exterior Home Repair
Information and DIY how-to guidance on gutters, siding, painting, roofing

How to Select the Best Roof Shingle Material for Your Home
This article evaluates asphalt, wood and tile roofing options and helps you select the best roofing material for your home.

Tile Roofing for Your Home
Characteristics of tile roofing including weights, cost and features.

Asphalt Shingle Roofing
This article described characteristics of the asphalt shingle including strip shingles, laminated shingles and luxury shingles.

Switch and Outlet Cover Plate Options
This article describes the various sizes of switch plate covers available for light switches and outlets including standard, preferred and oversized.

High Temperature Limit Switch
This article describes a furnace component called a high temperature limit switch and the functions it performs in a furnace.

Repairing a Water Softener Salt Bridge
Here is a quick tip on a water softener problem called a salt bridge that appears when a water softener appears to not use salt.

DIY Home Safety Tips
DIY tips for improving the safety in your home.

Tip to Get Nearly "Instant" Hot Water in Your Home
We want hot water fast! It's one of those elusive creature comforts that often have people turn to a point of use tankless water heater under the sink or

How to Test for Carbon Monoxide in Your Home
Testing for carbon monoxide in the home is important especially in winter months when the furnace is running and windows are closed.

How to Prevent Ice Dams With Insulation Baffles
Learn how to how to correctly ventilate your roof and ensure correct air flow to prevent roof damage from ice dams.

Plumbing Home Repair - DIY Plumbing
Information and DIY guidance on plumbing repair for the home.

Sump Pump Maintenance for the Home
This tutorial provides helpful tips for maintaining a residential basement sump pump and keeping it working properly.

How to Remove Oil Stains from a Concrete Floor
This tutorial shows you how to remove oil stains from your concrete garage floor or asphalt driveway.

Types of Electronic Furnace Ignition - Furnace Intermittent Pilot
Describes the two main types of electronic furnace ignition, Furnace Intermittent Pilot and Furnace Hot Surface Ignition.

How Electronic Furnace Ignition Works
This tutorial describes how

Types of Electronic Furnace Ignition - Hot Surface Ignition
Describes the two main types of electronic furnace ignition, Furnace Intermittent Pilot and Furnace Hot Surface Ignition.

Disconnect and Remove a Single Pole Toggle Light Switch
Once the switch is pulled from the box, check the wiring for condition and proper markings.

Installing a New Single Pole Toggle Light Switch
This tutorial covers replacement of a single-pole switch.

Attach Switch Cover Plate
Finally you just attach the switch cover plate and turn the circuit breaker back on to provide power back at the switch.

How to Replace a Light Switch
This tutorial covers replacement of a single-pole switch which is the most common switch found in the home.

Replacing a Single Pole Toggle Light Switch - Turn off Power
This tutorial covers replacement of a single-pole switch.

Replacing a Single Pole Toggle Light Switch - Pull Out Old Switch
This tutorial covers replacement of a single-pole switch.

Portable Compressed Air Tank Use
This article describes a great inexpensive tool for providing portable compressed air in the home or apartment

Portable Compressed Air Carry Tank - Sizes
Describes an easy solution and handy tool for portable compressed air in the home or apartment

Portable Compressed Air Carry Tank - Components
Describes an easy solution and handy tool for portable compressed air in the home or apartment

5 Ways to Reduce Your Home Energy Cost
Learn where your home loses heat and cooling and what repairs save the most money and energy!

Gas Furnace Repair and Troubleshooting
This tutorial guides you through repairing your gas furnace including common problems, causes and tips for repair,

Furnace Repair Problem: Problems Caused by Thermostats
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems.

Furnace Repair Problem: Gas Furnace Produces No Heat
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems

Furnace Repair Problem: Gas Furnace Does Not Produce Enough Heat
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems

Furnace Repair Problem: Gas Furnace Comes On and Off Too Frequently
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems

Furnace Repair Problem: Gas Furnace Blower Does Not Turn Off
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems

Furnace Repair Problem: Gas Furnace Has Noisy Operation
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems

Furnace Repair Problem: Furnace Pilot is Out - Relighting a Pilot
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems

Furnace Repair Problem: Electronic Ignition Furnaces
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems.

Furnace Repair Problem: Mismatching the Furnace and Thermostat
Identifies common problems, causes and fixes for various gas furnace problems.

Seasonal Furnace Maintenance-Replace Furnace Cover and Reconnect
Follow these simple tips for seasonal maintenance on your furnace to help keep it running efficiently and safely.

Seasonal Furnace Maintenance-Check the Fanbelt
Follow these simple tips for seasonal maintenance on your furnace to help keep it running efficiently and safely.

Seasonal Furnace Maintenance-Lubricate Oil Bearings
Follow these simple tips for seasonal maintenance on your furnace to help keep it running efficiently and safely.

Seasonal Gas Furnace Maintenance Tips
Follow these simple tips for seasonal maintenance on your furnace to help keep it running efficiently and safely.

Seasonal Furnace Maintenance, First Step: Turn It Off
Follow these simple tips to help keep your furnace running efficiently and safely. Page 2 of 7 on maintenance: Turn off the power and the fuel.

Seasonal Furnace Maintenance-Vacuum the Furnace Interior
Follow these simple tips for seasonal maintenance on your furnace to help keep it running efficiently and safely.

Seasonal Furnace Maintenance-Change the Air Filter
Follow these simple tips for seasonal maintenance on your furnace to help keep it running efficiently and safely.

How to Test a Furnace Pressure Switch
Tutorial describing the operation of a furnace pressure switch used on conventional and condensing furnaces.

Furnace Pressure Switch - Troubleshooting
Tutorial describing the function and operation of a furnace pressure switch used on conventional and condensing furnaces.

Electronic Ignition Furnace Intermittent Pilot Ignition
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems. Page 10.

Induced Draft Furnace: Component Detail and Description
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems.

Electronic Ignition Gas Furnace - Non-Integrated Circuit Control Module
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems.

Integrated Circuit Ignition Control System
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems.

Electronic Ignition Furnace: Hot Surface Ignition (HSI)
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems. Page 4.

Electronic Ignition Furnace Guide: Hot Surface Ignition
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems. Page 9.

Electronic Ignition Gas Furnace - Types of Electronic Ignition Furnaces
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems.

Electronic Ignition Gas Furnace - Intermittent Pilot
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems. Page 3.

Electronic Ignition Furnace Guide: Draft Fan Inducer
The gas electronic ignition furnace is the most common type of new furnace but requires a special understanding of its components for repair of hot surface ignition and intermittent pilot systems. Page 5.

Troubleshoot and Repair an Electronic Ignition Gas Furnace
This tutorial explains how to evaluate problems and repair your solid state electronic ignition gas furnace.

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Impact of OSHA Rule 1926.1153 for Silica Dust in Construction
This article describes OSHA rule for Respirable Crystalline Silica (1926.1153) and its impact on requirements for home repair construction projects.

Home Heating Systems - Steam Radiant
Describes the most common types of home heating systems including forced air, hydronic hot water baseboard, radiant in floor heat, steam heat radiation and geothermal.

Types of Home Heating Systems
This tutorial describes common types of home heating including forced air, hot water baseboard, radiant heat, steam heat and geothermal.

Home Forced Air Heating and Cooling Systems
Describes the most common types of home heating systems including forced air, hydronic hot water baseboard, radiant in floor heat, steam heat radiation and geothermal. Page 2.

Home Heating Systems - Radiant Heat
Describes the most common types of home heating systems including forced air, hydronic hot water baseboard, radiant in floor heat, steam heat radiation and geothermal.

Home Heating Systems - Hydronic (Hot Water Baseboard)
Describes the most common types of home heating systems including forced air, hydronic hot water baseboard, radiant in floor heat, steam heat radiation and geothermal.

Home Heating Systems - Boilers
Describes the most common types of home heating systems including forced air, hydronic hot water baseboard, radiant in floor heat, steam heat radiation and geothermal. Page 6.

Home Heating Systems - Geothermal
Describes the most common types of home heating systems including forced air, hydronic hot water baseboard, radiant in floor heat, steam heat radiation and geothermal.

DIY Electrical Home Repair
Information and DIY how-to guidance on wiring, outlets, switches, lighting and tips to increase the electrical safety in your home.

Instant Hot Water With a Standard Water Heater
This article describes how to add a recirculation pump system that allows faster hot water to appliances and faucets.

Get Instant Hot Water with a Standard Water Heater
Article describes how to improve water heater performance with simple add-on booster / recirculation pump system that allows faster hot water to appliances and faucets. Page 3.

Instant Hot Water on Demand - Hot Water Heater Pump Recirculation
Article describes how to improve water heater performance with simple add-on booster / recirculation pump system that allows faster hot water to appliances and faucets.

Instant Hot Water on Demand - Hot Water Heater Pump Recirculation
Article describes how to improve water heater performance with simple add-on booster / recirculation pump system that allows faster hot water to appliances and faucets.

How to Get "Instant" Hot Water With a Standard Water Heater
Article describes how to improve water heater performance with simple add-on booster / recirculation pump system that allows faster hot water to appliances and faucets.

Types of Electrical Switches in the Home
Tutorial describes the different types of switches found in the home including single-pole, double-pole, three-way and four-way switches. Page 3.

Types of Electrical Switches in the Home
This tutorial describes the different types of switches found in the home including single-pole, double-pole, three-way and four-way switches.

Types of Electrical Switches - Single Pole Switch
Tutorial describes the different types of switches found in the home including single-pole, double-pole, three-way and four-way switches. Page 2.

Three-Way Switch Tutorial for Home Electricians
Tutorial describes the different types of switches found in the home including single-pole, double-pole, three-way and four-way switches.

Four-Way Switch Tutorial for Home Electricians
Tutorial describes the different types of switches found in the home including single-pole, double-pole, three-way and four-way switches.

Caulk Like a Professional - Apply Caulk
Apply the caulk at a 45 degree angle between horizontal and perpendicular

Caulk Like a Professional: Remove the Tape
Remove the tape away slowly and pull it away from the join. Page 7.

How to Caulk Like a Pro
This tutorial shows you an easy way to have professional looking caulk results every time you apply caulk.

Caulk Like a Professional - Select Your Caulk and Caulk Gun
Before you start a caulking job, selecting the proper caulk is essential. There are a number of different caulks, colors and dispensing methods from which to choose.

Caulk Like a Professional - Remove Old Caulk and Clean
Removing the old caulk and preparing the surfaces is very important for an effective caulk repair. Page 3.

Caulk Like a Professional: Tape Off Both Surfaces
The use of tape to mask both edges of the joint allows you to set the width of the joint and protect the surrounding finish material from the caulk. Page 4.

Caulk Like a Professional: Smooth the Joint
Once the caulk is applied, the next step is to smooth the joint. Page 6.

Remove Existing Wall Light Fixture
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

Remove Existing Electrical Box Mounting Bracket
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

Connect Wall Light Fixture Wiring
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

How to Install a Wall Light Fixture
In this tutorial you learn how to replace a wall mounted light fixture and replace it with a new fixture.

Installed Wall Light Fixture
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

Install New Wall Light Fixture Mounting Bracket
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

Adjust Wall Light Fixture Bracket Post Height
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

How to Install a Wall Sconce or Light Fixture
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture. Page 6.

Place Wall Light Fixture Wiring in Electrical Box
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

Mount Wall Light Fixture
How to Install Wall Light and Sconce Fixtures. Wall mounted light fixtures are often called a wall sconce, and are a great way to add character to general room lighting. In this tutorial we will review to replace a wall mounted light fixture or sconce, and replace it with a new fixture.

Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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Install Ceramic Subway Wall Tiles as a Kitchen Backsplash
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How to Install Ceramic Wall Tile
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Water Heating Element - Testing
This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot and replace heating elements in an electric water heater.

Water Heating Element - Replacement
This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot and replace heating elements in an electric water heater.

Water Heating Element - Removal
This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot and replace heating elements in an electric water heater.

Electric Water Heater Heating Element Replacement
This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot and replace heating elements in an electric water heater.

How to Power Wash a Wood Deck
In this tutorial you will learn how to safely clean your wood deck with a power washer without damaging the wood.

Pressure and Tip Selection When Power Washing Wood Deck
This tutorial reviews the steps and issues you need to know about safely cleaning your wood deck with a power washer without damaging the wood.

Techniques for Power Washing a Wood Deck
This tutorial reviews the steps and issues you need to know about safely cleaning your wood deck with a power washer without damaging the wood.

How to Deal With Raised Wood Fibers When Power Washing
This tutorial reviews the steps and issues you need to know about safely cleaning your wood deck with a power washer without damaging the wood.

Heating & Cooling Repair - DIY HVAC Repair
Information and DIY how-to guidance on heating and cooling home repair topics such as furnace filter replacement, thermostats and more.

How to Tighten a Loose Doorknob With Hidden Screws
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle that has hidden screws securing the handle.

Tighten a Doorknob (Hidden Screws) - Doorknob Removal
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle having hidden screws. Page 3.

Tighten a Doorknob or Lever with Hidden Screws - Backing Plate
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle having hidden screws.

Tighten a Doorknob or Lever with Hidden Screws - Install Trim Ring
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle having hidden screws.

How to Tighten Up a Lose Doorknob: Installation
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle having hidden screws.

Tighten a Loose Doorknob with Hidden Screws - Detent
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle having hidden screws.

How to Tighten Up a Lose Doorknob: Remove Trim Ring
This tutorial shows you how to tighten a doorknob or lever door handle having hidden screws.

Vent Pipes for High Efficiency Furnaces
This tutorial describes the different types of plastic vent piping (ABS, PVC, CPVC) used in high efficiency furnaces.

Required Furnace Vent Pipe - PVC – ABS - CPVC
Tutorial describes types of plastic high efficiency furnace vent piping (ABS, PVC, CPVC) and types of furnace vent systems such as direct vent (2 pipe) and non-direct vent (1 pipe).

Industry Standards for Furnace Vent Pipe - PVC – ABS - CPVC
Tutorial describes types of plastic high efficiency furnace vent piping (ABS, PVC, CPVC) and types of furnace vent systems such as direct vent (2 pipe) and non-direct vent (1 pipe).

How to Repair Vinyl Siding
This detailed step by step tutorial shows you how to match and replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - Obtain Replacement
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding. Page 2.

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - How Vinyl Siding Goes Together
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - Remove Nails
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - Cut Out Damaged Siding
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - Cut and Install Replacement Siding
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - Relock Siding
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding - Unlock Siding
Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding

Anatomy of a Gas Hot Water Heater - Tank Construction
Detailed description and graphic of the components making up a gas tank type hot water heater.

Anatomy of a Tank Type Gas Water Heater
This tutorial provides a detailed description and visual graphic of the components of a gas water heater.

Gas Hot Water Heater - Water Supply and Discharge
Detailed description and graphic of the components making up a gas tank type hot water heater.

Anatomy of a Gas Water Heater (Tank Type)
Detailed description and graphic of the components making up a gas tank type hot water heater. Page 4.

Exhaust Flue - Anatomy of a Gas Hot Water Heater
Detailed description and graphic of the components making up a gas tank type hot water heater.

Gas Hot Water Heater Anatomy - Pressure Relief Valve
Detailed description and graphic of the components making up a gas tank type hot water heater. Page 6.

Gas Hot Water Heater - Drain Valve
Detailed description and graphic of the components making up a gas tank type hot water heater.

Troubleshoot No Hot Water in an Electric Water Heater
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater. Page 2.

Troubleshooting an Electric Water Heater - Leaks
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater.

Troubleshooting an Electric Water Heater - Popping Noise
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater.

Troubleshooting an Electric Water Heater
This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater in your home.

How to Troubleshoot and Repair an Electric Water Heater
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater, page 3: Possible causes and repairs for problems with inadequate hot water.

Troubleshoot an Electric Water Heater - Water Too Hot
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater, page 4: Possible causes and repairs for when the water is too hot.

Troubleshooting an Electric Water Heater - Rust Colored Water
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater.

Troubleshooting an Electric Water Heater - Odor
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater.

Troubleshooting an Electric Water Heater - Whining Noise
How to troubleshoot and repair a tank type electric water heater.

How to Clean Your Dryer Vent to Reduce Fire Risk
Lint in your dryer vent is a fire risk and this tutorial tells you how to clean your dryer vents to keep your home safe.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Reassemble Ducting
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Dryer Vent Cleaning Brush Kit
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Remove the Lint Trap Filter
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Vacuum Lint Trap Housing Cavity
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Disconnect Sections of Dryer Vent
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Insert and Rotate Dryer Duct Brush
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Before, During and After Duct Brushing
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Makeshift Dryer Vent Cleaning Brush - Gong Brush
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Amount of Lint Removed
This tutorial explains the important dryer repair involving cleaning your dryer of dangerous lint build up, a major source of dryer fires. It photo documents the steps involved in cleaning your dryer of lint in the lint trap and in dryer ducts and hoses.

Tips for an Annual Home Roof Inspection
This article gives you some great tips on how to perform a semi-annual inspection of your roof and its condition.

Top Roof Repair and Maintenance Tutorials
This Top Tutorial list provides great how-to repair tips for roof repair and maintenance on your home's roof.

Pros and Cons of Tile Roofing
This article describes the advantages and disadvantages of clay tile and concrete tile roofing on your home.

Steam Radiator Air Vents and Air Valves
This article is a great guide for steam radiator air valves including codes used for valve sizes and where they should be used.

Physical Shingle Damage
Home Repair.

Six Warning Signs You Need Roof Repair
Article describing what to symptoms to look for if your roof needs immediate maintenance attention or repair.

Roof Leaks
Home Repair.

Flashing Damage
Home Repair.

Ice Dams
Home Repair.

Roof Shingle Granule Erosion
Home Repair.

Environmental Damage
Home Repair.

How to Replace a Damaged Brick - Select Replacement Brick
Brick replacement should only be done by a homeowner under certain conditions. Learn when a brick can be replaced and how to do it yourself.

How to Replace a Damaged Brick - Removing a damaged brick
Brick replacement should only be done by a homeowner under certain conditions. Learn when a brick can be replaced and how to do it yourself.

How to Replace a Damaged Brick - Mix mortar and prepare hole to receive new brick
Brick replacement can be done by a homeowner under certain conditions. Learn when a brick can be replaced and how to do it yourself.

How to Replace a Damaged Brick - Prepare and place the brick
Brick replacement can be done by a homeowner under certain conditions. Learn when a brick can be replaced and how to do it yourself.

How to Replace a Damaged Brick
Brick replacement can be done by a homeowner under certain conditions. Learn when a brick can be replaced and how to do it yourself.

How to Replace a Damaged Brick - eeping the brick repair damp
Brick replacement can be done by a homeowner under certain conditions. Learn when a brick can be replaced and how to do it yourself.

Removing Ice Dams with Steam or a Power Washer
This article describes the benefits of removing ice dams with steam and the risks of using a power washer.

Hot Power Washer Removal of Ice Dams
Learn about the benefits of removing ice dams with steam and the risks of using a power washer.

Steam Removal of Ice Dams
Learn about the benefits of removing ice dams with steam and the risks of using a power washer.

Built Up Roofing - BUR
Description of built up roofing.

Different Types of Flat Roof Material Options
This article describes different options for flat roofing including EPDM (rubber), built up roof and modified bitumen.

Modified Bitumen Roofing
Description of Modified Bitumen Roofing

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Install Shade
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light: Remove Existing Fixture
Turn the wall power switch controlling the light fixture to the off position. Next, let's see what you have under the old light fixture.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture
Introduction on how to replace a ceiling light fixture.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Unpack New Ceiling Light Fixture
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Prep New Ceiling Fixture
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

Prep Fixture Mounting Bracket - Replace Ceiling Lights
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Inspect Wire Insulation
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Insulate Damaged Existing Wires
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Connect Wiring
Once the existing wires are insulated (assuming they were damaged), then it is time to connect the wiring up to the ceiling light fixture.

How to Replace a Ceiling Light Fixture - Mount Fixture Base
Tutorial describes how to replace a ceiling light fixture and provides detailed photos and instructions.

How to select a ceiling fan with light and remote
This article provides the top 5 tips on what to consider when selecting a ceiling fan for your home, including fans with a remote and light.

Apply Cement to PVC Pipe and Fitting
Home Repair.

How to Cut and Glue PVC Pipe
This tutorial describes how to cut and solvent weld or glue PVC pipe used in many plumbing applications.

Assembling the PVC Pipe and Fitting
Home Repair.

Needed Tools
Home Repair.

Cutting the PVC Pipe
Home Repair.

Apply Primer to PVC Pipe
Home Repair.

Water Heater Blanket - Tips for Saving Energy
Water Heater Blanket, water heater, hot, energy, costs, savings. Page 2.

Water Heater Tips for Saving Energy - Insulate Water Pipes
pipe insulation, insulate, pipes, water, water heater, hot, energy, costs, savings

Tips for Water Heater Energy Savings
This article gives you great tips on how to save money and conserve energy when using a water heater.

Water Heater Tips for Saving Energy - Reduce Your Water Usage - Conservation
water, conservation, water heater, hot, energy, costs, savings

Pros and Cons of Shingle Roofing
This article describes the advantages and disadvantages of asphalt and wood shingle roofing on your home.

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL - Clean-Up: Hard Surfaces
Compact Fluorescent Lamps contain mercury, a dangerous neurotoxin that can cause kidney and brain damage. This article outlines the cleanup procedures recommended by the EPA for a broken CFL.

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL - Future Cleaning of Carpet
Compact Fluorescent Lamps contain mercury, a dangerous neurotoxin that can cause kidney and brain damage. This article outlines the cleanup procedures recommended by the EPA for a broken CFL.

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL
This article outlines EPA recommended cleanup procedures for a broken CFL (which contains mercury vapor, a dangerous neurotoxin).

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL - Ventilate the Room
Compact Fluorescent Lamps contain mercury, a dangerous neurotoxin that can cause kidney and brain damage. This article outlines the cleanup procedures recommended by the EPA for a broken CFL.

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL - Clean Up: Carpeting or Rug
Compact Fluorescent Lamps contain mercury, a dangerous neurotoxin that can cause kidney and brain damage. This article outlines the cleanup procedures recommended by the EPA for a broken CFL.

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL - Disposal
Compact Fluorescent Lamps contain mercury, a dangerous neurotoxin that can cause kidney and brain damage. This article outlines the cleanup procedures recommended by the EPA for a broken CFL.

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL - Health Risks of Mercury
EPA stated health risks of exposure to mercury vapor as found in a broken CFL.

How to Easily Install a Ceiling Fan
This tutorial describes how to easily install a ceiling fan and provides you detailed color photos showing each step.

Install Motor Housing Cover
Home Repair.

Check for Final Operation
Home Repair.

Confirm Ceiling Electrical Box Adequacy
Home Repair.

Attach Fan Blades
Home Repair.

Attach Light Globe Bracket to Fan
Home Repair.

Install Light Globe
Home Repair.

Confirm Wiring Insulator Condition
Home Repair.

Prepare Fan Components
Home Repair.

Fasten Fan Mounting Bracket to Ceiling Electrical Box
Home Repair.

Hook Ceiling Fan Motor to Mounting Bracket
Home Repair.

Connect Power Wiring to Ceiling Fan
Home Repair.

Attach Ceiling Fan Bracket to Mounting Bracket
Home Repair.

Tighten Mounting Nuts
Home Repair.

Incandescent Lighting Ban
This tutorial clarifies the phased ban of certain incandescent lighting in the 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act.

Incandescent Lighting Ban – Incandescent Halogen Bulb
Tutorial clarifies the phased ban of certain incandescent lighting mandated by the 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act.

Yard and Garden
Information and how-to guidance on yard and garden maintenance.

Refinish Your Wood Deck in 7 Easy Steps
This tutorial hub is your one-stop reference for all you need to know to refinish your wood deck and make it look like new!

Top 10 Furnace Repair Tutorials
This article lists must-read furnace repair tutorials covering standard and high efficiency furnaces and various ignition systems.

Is HVAC Air Duct Cleaning Really Necessary?
This article warns about duct cleaning scams and how to hire a qualified contractor if duct cleaning needs to be done.

Cork Flooring - Cork Floor Manufacturers
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - Home Repair Definition
This tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what cork is, how the cork floor is constructed, its benefits, maintenance tips and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - Other Cork Flooring Resources
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - What is Cork?
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - Benefits of Cork Flooring
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - Cork Floor Pattern and Texture
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - The Cork Floor Panel
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - How Cork Flooring is Installed
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - Cork Flooring Construction
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Cork Flooring - Cork Floor Maintenance
This cork flooring tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of cork flooring, what it is, how it's constructed, its benefits, maintenance and other information you want to know.

Troubleshooting Wet Basement Problems - Water Leakage
Wetness in the home basement is a common problem that can be caused by a number of issues, some simple to repair and others are more complicated. This tutorial will describe various basement water problems and describe how to diagnose and fix them.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Cabinet Style Vanity
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Bathroom Vanity/Cabinets and Sink Types
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.Page 1 of 8.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Wall Mounted Sink
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Pedestal Sink
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Vessel Sink
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Framed Sink
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Drop-In Sink
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Bathroom Vanity and Sink Types - Under-mount Sink
Describes bathroom vanity and sink types including wall mounted sink, pedestal sink, vessel sink vanities, framed sink, under-mount sink and drop-in sinks and cabinet vanities.

Electrical Box Types and Uses
This tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan, and junction box applications.

Electrical Box Types - Round Deep Pan
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications. Page 3.

Electrical Boxes 101 - Octagon - Round
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications.

Electrical Boxes 101 - Ceiling Fan Rated Electrical Box
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications.

Introduction to Ceiling and Wall Electrical Boxes: 4" Square Box
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications.

Electrical Boxes: Square, Octagon, and Round Covers
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications.

Junction Box Tutorial - Ceiling / Wall Electrical Boxes
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan, and junction box applications. Page 8.

Electrical Boxes 101 - Metal and Plastic Boxes
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications.

Ceiling and Wall Electrical Boxes: Box Extenders
Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan and junction box applications.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Rail Supports
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Handrail
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Under the Handrail
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Protect the Deck from Drips
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Use a Paint Pad Applicator
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Plan Your Exit
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Stain a Wood Deck - Finished Product
This tutorial describes the technique of staining a wood deck with oil based stain.

How to Refinish a Wood Deck: Selecting a Wood Stain
Wood decks provide increased outdoor living area but require periodic maintenance including refinishing. Refinishing a wood deck involves a few steps such as inspection, cleaning and wood brightening, power washing, sanding, staining and sealing. This detailed tutorial will walk you through all the major steps of refinishing your wood deck successfully and beautifully.

Replacing an Existing Surface Mounted Sink - Disconnect
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Replacing a Surface-Mounted Sink - Drop in - Self Rimming
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Replacing a Surface-Mounted Sink - Home Improvement Tips
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink. Page 2.

Replacing an Existing Surface Mounted Sink - Prepare Sink Opening
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Replacing an Existing Surface Mounted Sink - Install the Faucet
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Replacing an Existing Surface Mounted Sink - Place the New Sink
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Replacing an Existing Surface Mounted Sink - Final Sink Attachment
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Replacing an Existing Surface Mounted Sink - Final Connections
You can easily replace that grungy looking old sink in your kitchen with a nice new sink and I'll show you how to do it yourself. This tutorial explains how to replace and install a self-rimming surface mounted sink.

Anatomy of the Furnace Thermostat
Overview of home furnace thermostat types including digital programmable, mercury and mechanical contact thermostats as manufactured by Honeywell, White Rodgers and others.

Anatomy of the Furnace Thermostat - Mechanical Contact Thermostat
Overview of home furnace thermostat types including digital programmable, mercury and mechanical contact thermostats as manufactured by Honeywell, White Rodgers and others.

Anatomy of the Furnace Thermostat - Digital Thermostat
Overview of home furnace thermostat types including digital programmable, mercury and mechanical contact thermostats as manufactured by Honeywell, White Rodgers and others.

Anatomy of the Furnace Thermostat (Mercury Bimetallic)
Overview of home furnace thermostat types including digital programmable, mercury and mechanical contact thermostats as manufactured by Honeywell, White Rodgers and others.

Anatomy of the Furnace Thermostat - Electronic Programmable Thermostat
Overview of home furnace thermostat types including digital programmable, mercury and mechanical contact thermostats as manufactured by Honeywell, White Rodgers and others.

Repair Orange Peel Textured Walls - Aerosol Spray Technique
Another way to apply a spray texture is by using an aerosol spray

Repair Orange Peel Textured Walls - Small Area Texture Touch Up
If you just have a small hole or area that needs texture patch then there are some other products you can use

Repair Orange Peel Textured Walls - The Literal Texture Band-Aid Patch
The textured wall patch will not yield the results of the other patch, texture paint techniques, but may be fine for quick small repairs.

Tankless Water Heater Manufacturers
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

Tankless Water Heaters - Introduction
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

Tankless Water Heaters - Other Energy Saving Ideas
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

Tankless Water Heaters - What You Need to Know
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology. Page 2.

Tankless Water Heater - Point of Use
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

Tankless Water Heater - Whole House
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

What You Need to Know About Tankless Water Heaters Page 5
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources,types of tankless hot water heaters, sizing and issues. Page 5.

Tankless Water Heater - Calculating Temperature Rise
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

Tankless Water Heater - Calculating Flow Rate
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology.

Tutorial: Sizing the Tankless Water Heater
This tutorial describes tankless water heaters, how they work, different fuel sources and types of tankless hot water heaters, how to size the unit and issues associated with this technology. Page 8.

How to Choose Door Knob and Locks
This article describes the different types of door knobs and lock set mechanisms and how to select the correct type for your desired application.

Introduction to Drywall - Gypsum Wallboard - Special Shape
This tutorial provides an overview to the most common types of drywall (gypsum wall board) used in home repair and renovation.

Introduction to Drywall - Types of Gypsum Wallboard
This tutorial provides an overview to the most common types of drywall (gypsum wall board) used in home repair and renovation.

Description of Gypsum Wallboard
This tutorial provides an overview to the most common types of drywall (gypsum wall board) used in home repair and renovation.

How to Use a Screen (or spline) Installation Tool
This article describes how to use a screen installation tool to install plastic spline and screen material.

Installing a 240 Volt Circuit Breaker
OK, so you understand how to add a 120 volt circuit, but how about a 240 volt circuit? A lot of people feel uncomfortable opening up an electrical service

Breaker Tripped by Loose Electrical Outlet Connection
This article describes how an electrical circuit overload can be caused by a loose connection and create a very dangerous condition.

2 Prong Outlet to GFCI Upgrade - Confirm Space Adequacy for GFI in Outlet Box
This tutorial will guide you through a simple way to upgrade the safety of almost any 2 prong outlet to become a GFCI outlet.

Upgrade a 2 Prong Outlet With a New GFCI
This tutorial will guide you through a simple way to upgrade the safety of almost any 2 prong outlet to become a GFCI outlet.

2 Prong Outlet to GFCI Upgrade - Turn off Power
This tutorial will guide you through a simple way to upgrade the safety of almost any 2 prong outlet to become a GFCI outlet.

2 Prong Outlet to GFCI Upgrade - Remove Old 2 Prong Outlet
This tutorial will guide you through a simple way to upgrade the safety of almost any 2 prong outlet to become a GFCI outlet.

2 Prong Outlet to GFCI Upgrade - Step-By-Step Tutorial
This tutorial will guide you through a simple way to upgrade the safety of almost any 2 prong outlet to become a GFCI outlet.

2 Prong Outlet to GFCI Upgrade - Test GFI and Replace Cover Plate
This tutorial will guide you through a simple way to upgrade the safety of almost any 2 prong outlet to become a GFCI outlet.

Construction Glossary Terms and Definitions
Construction Glossary Terms and Definitions

Fin Comb Definition
Definition of the special tool used to straighten out coils on a condensing unit for an air conditioner or heat pump.

Stud Finders: What You Need to Know
This article describes some of the things you should know before buying an electronic or manual stud finder.

Vinyl Floor Tile (glue down)
This article describes resilient vinyl flooring and installation in a glue-down tile application.

Ballcock or Fill Valve Definition
Definition of the ballcock found in toilet tanks and review of different varieties of ballcocks found in toilets.

How to Remove Stains from Patios and Decks
This tutorial provides tips for removing stains from hard surfaced patios like brick or concrete and also wood decks.

Home Repair
Home Repair.

Putty Knife Types and Uses
This article describes different types and uses of a putty knife including materials they are made from and variations of this versatile hand tool.

How to Repair a Large Hole in Drywall
This tutorial will explain how to repair a large hole in drywall and what techniques to use for a successful project.

Repairing and Patching a Large Hole in Drywall _b
This helpful Step-By-Step tutorial will tell you how to repair a large hole in drywall.

Repairing and Patching a Large Hole in Drywall _c
This helpful Step-By-Step tutorial will tell you how to repair a large hole in drywall.

Repairing and Patching a Large Hole in Drywall _d
This helpful Step-By-Step tutorial will tell you how to repair a large hole in drywall.

Repairing and Patching a Large Hole in Drywall _e
This helpful Step-By-Step tutorial will tell you how to repair a large hole in drywall.

Repairing and Patching a Large Hole in Drywall _f
This helpful Step-By-Step tutorial will tell you how to repair a large hole in drywall.

Repairing and Patching a Large Hole in Drywall _g
This helpful Step-By-Step tutorial will tell you how to repair a large hole in drywall.

Home repair and construction glossary terms
Home repair and construction glossary terms

Garbage Disposal Troubleshooting - Fixing a Garbage Disposer
If the garbage disposal won't turn on but makes a humming sound when you flip the switch and it means you have a stuck flywheel.

Garbage Disposal Troubleshooting - Stuck Flywheel
How to troubleshoot common garbage disposal problems and how to repair the disposer.

Garbage Disposal Troubleshooting - Leaking Disposal
How to troubleshoot common garbage disposal problems and how to repair the disposer.