Home Repair Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

How to Install a 240 Volt Electric Baseboard Heater
This tutorial will describe some tips and the steps involved in installing an electric 240 volt baseboard heater.

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Types of Home Electric Heaters - Baseboard Heater
Tutorial describing the types of electric heaters typically found in a home including cove, wall, toe kick and baseboard.

Types of Home Electric Heaters - Wall Heaters
Tutorial describing the types of electric heaters typically found in a home including cove, wall, toe kick and baseboard.

Types of Home Electric Heaters - Cove or Panel Heaters
Tutorial describing the types of electric heaters typically found in a home including cove, wall, toe kick and baseboard.

Types of Home Electric Heaters
Tutorial describing the types of electric heaters typically found in a home including cove, wall, toe kick and baseboard.

Toe-Kick or Kick-Space Home Heaters
Tutorial describing the types of electric heaters typically found in a home including cove, wall, toe kick and baseboard. Page 4.

Improve Roof Ventilation To Prevent Ice Dams
Article describing how poor roof ventilation creates ice dams in homes and how to reduce ice dam risk.

Screw Extractor - How to Remove a Broken Screw
Describes how screw extractor works and how to extract a broken screw

How to Remove a Broken Screw or Bolt
This tutorial describes how screw extractor works and how to extract a broken screw

Screw or Bolt Extractor - "T" Handle
Describes how screw extractor works and how to extract a broken screw

Drilling a Pilot Hole in a Damaged Screw
Describes how screw extractor works and how to extract a broken screw

Inserting an Extractor Bit to Remove a Damaged Screw
Describes how screw extractor works and how to extract a broken screw

Cleaning Gutters and Downspouts - Gutter Cleaning
You can use any number of things to scoop the contents out of a gutter. You can fabricate your own scooper from a plastic jug with a handle but assuming you're not into making your own tools, you can just use a trowel or garden spade.

How to Clean Gutters and Downspouts
This tutorial provides some great tips on ways to clean your home's gutters and downspouts.

Cleaning Gutters and Downspouts - When Gutter Contents are Damp
The first thing you need to decide is how you're going to collect the leaves and other matter you remove from the gutters.

Cleaning Gutters and Downspouts - When Gutter Contents are Dry
When you have dry gutter contents a better way to clean out and collect the dried leaves and sticks is what I call the

Cleaning Gutters: Clear the Downspouts
Once the gutters are cleared of debris you'll want to make sure the downspouts are cleared BEFORE you rinse the gutters. Page 5 of 6.

Cleaning Gutters and Downspouts - Rinsing Gutters and Downspouts
The next step is to rinse the gutter and downspout system and flush it out.

Solid and Engineered Wood Flooring
Describes solid wood floors and engineered wood flooring, in finished and unfinished varieties, how wood hardness is measured, how the wood floors are constructed and general flooring installation issues.

Solid and Engineered Wood Flooring - Solid Wood Floors
Describes solid wood and floating engineered wood floors, how hardness is measured, how the wood floors are constructed and installation issues with the flooring.

Solid and Engineered Wood Flooring - Prefinished Engineered Wood Flooring
Describes prefinished floating engineered wood floors, how hardness is measured, how the wood floors are constructed and installation issues with the flooring.

Wood Flooring - Janka Hardness Rating
Describes solid wood and floating engineered wood floors, finished and unfinished, how wood hardness is measured, how the wood floors are constructed and installation issues with the flooring. Page 4.

How to Replace a Glass Frame in an Exterior Door
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Apply Silicone Caulk to Window Frame
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Place Glass Window Unit onto Frame
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Attach the Window Frame / Glass Unit Assembly to Door
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Insert Screw Hole Plugs
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Finished Window Frame Installation
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Broken Window Muntin / Frame Detail
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Score Around Perimeter of Door Window Frame Surround
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Remove Fastening Screws
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Remove Glass Panel and Exterior Frame
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Steel Door with Glass Panel Removed
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Remove Frame from Glass Panel
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Clean Glass Panel of Old Paint and Adhesive
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Prepare the Window Frame Surround for Installation
Learn how to easily replace a broken window frame in your exterior steel door.

Ceramic Wall Paint - Low VOC Paint _f
Ceramic wall paint is a low VOC paint with additional durability benefits

Ceramic Wall Paint - Low VOC and Improved Durability
Ceramic wall paint is a low VOC paint with additional durability benefits

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Ceramic wall paint is a low VOC paint with additional durability benefits

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Ceramic wall paint is a low VOC paint with additional durability benefits

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Ceramic wall paint is a low VOC paint with additional durability benefits

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Ceramic wall paint is a low VOC paint with additional durability benefits

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Remove Excess Tank Water
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Repairing a Leaky Toilet Flush Drain Valve
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Fill Tank
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Remove Old Drain Valve
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Clean the Valve Seat
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Install Sealant Ring
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Flapper Ball Assembly Detail
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Position Valve Assembly
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

Leaky Toilet Tank Flush Drain Valve Repair - Attach Lift Chain
This tutorial describes an easy repair for a leaky toilet tank drain flush valve using the Fluidmaster 555C

InSinkErator Evolution Essential Waste Disposal Review
This product review evaluates the InSinkErator Evolution Essential garbage disposer.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Remove the Doorknob
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Red Versus Blue Thread locker
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob having an exposed set screw that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Install the Doorknob
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

How to Fix a Loose Doorknob
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Completed Installation
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Remove the Set Screw or Screws
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Blue Permatex Threadlocker
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Apply Threadlocker to Set Screws
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Install the Threadlocked Set Screws
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Fixing a Loose Doorknob - Tighten Set Screws
This tutorial shows you how to fix a doorknob fastened with set screws that seems to continually loosen. It describes how to increase the holding power of the set screws.

Drywall Repair - Repairing a Dent in Drywall
Tutorial describing tips for minor drywall repair and major drywall repair.

Tips for Repairing Drywall
Tutorial describing tips for minor drywall repair and major drywall repair.

Drywall Repair - Repairing Popped Nails
Tutorial describing tips for minor drywall repair and major drywall repair.

Drywall Repair - Repairing a Dent in Drywall
Tutorial describing tips for minor drywall repair and major drywall repair.

How to Shut Off the Gas Supply Valve in Your Home
Here is how to shut off the main natural gas supply valve in your home.

How to Sand a Wood Deck - Before and After
This tutorial will describe how to sand a wood deck after power washing where wood grain may have been raised and in preparation of final staining and finishing.

How to Sand a Wood Deck
This tutorial will describe how to sand a wood deck after power washing where wood grain may have been raised and in preparation of final staining and finishing.

How to Sand a Wood Deck - Grit of Sandpaper
This tutorial will describe how to sand a wood deck after power washing where wood grain may have been raised and in preparation of final staining and finishing.

How to Sand a Wood Deck - Sanding Board Edges
This tutorial will describe how to sand a wood deck after power washing where wood grain may have been raised and in preparation of final staining and finishing.

How to Sand a Wood Deck - Sanding the Handrail
This tutorial will describe how to sand a wood deck after power washing where wood grain may have been raised and in preparation of final staining and finishing.

Repairing a Small Drywall Hole - Patch the Hole
Measure the hole size you're going to patch, then go to your hardware store and buy the appropriately sized adhesive mesh / metal drywall patch

Door Weather Stripping and Installation
This article describes different types of door weather stripping and tips on how to install them.

So What is a Roof Ice Dam and How Do You Prevent and Remove It?
This article provides an overview of troublesome ice dams found on roofs after a heavy snow fall and discusses how to prevent and remove ice dams from your roof.

Ice Dam - Steps for Ice Dam Prevention Before Winter
This tutorial describes ice dams, how an ice dam is formed, how to prevent and repair ice dams and methods of battling an ice dam before winter and during winter. Page 5.

How to Repair an Ice Dam During Winter by Yourself
This tutorial describes ice dams, how an ice dam is formed, how to prevent and repair ice dams and methods of battling an ice dam before winter and during winter. Page 6.

How to Prevent Ice Dams - Illustrated Tutorial
This tutorial describes ice dams, how an ice dam is formed, how to prevent and repair ice dams and methods of battling an ice dam before winter and during winter. Page 3.

Prevent and Remove Ice Dams
This tutorial describes ice dams, how an ice dam is formed, how to prevent and repair ice dams and methods of battling an ice dam before winter and during winter.

What Causes Ice Dams?
This tutorial describes ice dams, how an ice dam is formed, how to prevent and repair ice dams and methods of battling an ice dam before winter and during winter. Page 2.

Ice Dam - Proper Roof Ventilation Areas
This tutorial describes ice dams, how an ice dam is formed, how to prevent and repair ice dams and methods of battling an ice dam before winter and during winter.

Professional Ice Dam Removal with Steam
Describes using low pressure steam in ice dam removal.

How to Prevent an Outside Faucet From Freezing
Describes products and techniques to reduce freezing risk of an outside faucet or sill-cock.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Selection, Care and Storage of a Paint Brush
Successfully painting with a paint brush involves proper preparation and storage of the paint brush described in this tutorial.

Electronic Circuit Breaker Finder - How They Work
Tutorial describes an electronic tool used to easily remotely locate a circuit in a circuit breaker panel or fuse box.

Electronic Circuit Breaker Finder - Battery Installation
Tutorial describes an electronic tool used to easily remotely locate a circuit in a circuit breaker panel or fuse box.

Electronic Circuit Breaker Finder - Test Receiver and Transmitter
Tutorial describes an electronic tool used to easily remotely locate a circuit in a circuit breaker panel or fuse box.

Electronic Circuit Breaker Finder - Locate Circuit
Tutorial describes an electronic tool used to easily remotely locate a circuit in a circuit breaker panel or fuse box.

Electronic Circuit Breaker Finder - Locate Lighting Circuit
Tutorial describes an electronic tool used to easily remotely locate a circuit in a circuit breaker panel or fuse box.

Using an Electronic Circuit Breaker Finder
Tutorial describes an electronic tool used to easily remotely locate a circuit in a circuit breaker panel or fuse box.

Furnace Filter Replacement - Inspect the Filter
Hold the filter up to light and check to see how much light passes through

Furnace Filter Replacement - Replace Filter
Insert the filter back into its holding frame with air flow positioned correctly as per the arrow

Furnace Filter Replacement - Remove Filter for Inspection
Remove the filter from its support

Measuring Furnace Filter Efficiency
Describes how the effectiveness of furnace filters are measured using Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value or MERV. Page 2.

Basic Home Repair Pliers
This tutorial describes the three basic pliers essential for any home repair tool kit and how to use them.

Basic Home Repair Pliers - Slip Joint
Tutorial describes the three basic pliers essential for any home repair tool kit and how to use them.

Basic Home Repair Pliers - Long Nose
Tutorial describes the three basic pliers essential for any home repair tool kit and how to use them.

Basic Home Repair Pliers - Lock Joint
Tutorial describes the three basic pliers essential for any home repair tool kit and how to use them.

IP Thermostat - Overview
This tutorial will describe the next generation home furnace thermostat, the IP thermostat that allows control from the unit or remotely over the internet.

IP Thermostat - Control Via iPhone or iPod Touch
This tutorial will describe the next generation home furnace thermostat, the IP thermostat that allows control from the unit or remotely over the internet.

IP Remote Control of Your Home Thermostat
This tutorial will describe the next generation home furnace thermostat, the IP thermostat that allows control from the unit or remotely over the internet.

The Fuse Box and How Fuses Work
This tutorial describes various types of fuses used in the home.

Fuses 101: All About Plug Fuses and Your Fuse Box
This tutorial describes various types of fuses used in the home

Fuses 101: All About Plug Fuses and Your Fuse Box
This tutorial describes various types of fuses used in the home

Fuses 101: All About Plug Fuses and Your Fuse Box
This tutorial describes various types of fuses used in the home

Fuses 101: All About Plug Fuses and Your Fuse Box
This tutorial describes various types of fuses used in the home

Fuses 101: All About Plug Fuses and Your Fuse Box
This tutorial describes various types of fuses used in the home

Anatomy of an Electrical Service Panel - Hot Bus Bars
The two thick black hot service wires feeding the Main each carry 120 volts from the electric meter and feed the two

Inside the Electrical Service Panel-The Neutral Bar
The Neutral bar is attached to the service panel and collects all the neutral white wires from the various circuits.

Inside an Electrical Service Panel or Load Center
Ever wondered what lurked under the cover of that electrical service panel? Now you can find out what's inside and how it all works.

Inside the Electrical Service Panel Door
With the panel door open, you can access all the circuit breakers or fuses in the panel

Inside the Electrical Service Panel
The electrical service panel cover is typically held in place with 4 screws, one in each corner

Inside the Electrical Service Panel: The Main Breaker
The main circuit breaker is often called a Double Pole Service Disconnect and is what controls the live power from energizing the circuits in the electrical panel.

Neutral Bar and Ground Wire Inside the Electrical Service Panel
The main house Grounding wire also connects to the Neutral bar thereby grounding the circuits to an earth ground directly via ground rods or by attachment to a metallic cold water pipe. Page 7.

Inside the Electrical Service Panel-The Ground Bar
It collects all the Ground wires from the various circuits and ties back into the Neutral bar.

Electrical Panel (Load Center)
Definition of Electrical Panel or Load Center

Types of House Siding Materials - Wood Siding
From an overview of various siding house materials for the home, find out the aesthetics, characteristics, cost and maintenance of wood siding.

Aluminum as a House Siding Material
Describes various siding house materials for the home including vinyl siding, aluminum siding, cement fiber siding, wood siding. Page 3.

Introduction to Types of Home Siding
Learn about the various siding house materials for the home, including vinyl siding, aluminum siding, cement fiber siding, and more.

Types of House Siding Materials - Cement Fiber Siding
Describes various siding house materials for the home including vinyl siding, aluminum siding, cement fiber siding, wood siding

Toilet Troubleshooting: Loose Toilet Handle
Describes how to fix common causes problems with toilets including toilet running, not flushing at all, clogged, etc.

Repairing Common Toilet Problems
Describes how to fix common problems with toilets including a running toilet, not flushing at all, clogged toilet, etc.

Toilet Troubleshooting: Flush Valve (Flapper Ball)
Describes how to fix common causes problems with toilets including toilet running (bad flush valve), not flushing at all, clogged, etc.

Troubleshooting Toilet Tanks With Float Balls
Describes how to fix common causes problems with toilets including toilet running, not flushing at all, clogged, etc.

Troubleshooting a Toilet That Runs Constantly
Describes how to fix common causes problems with toilets including toilet running, not flushing at all, clogged, etc.

Troubleshooting Common Toilet Problems - Water on Floor Near Toilet
Describes how to fix common causes problems with toilets including toilet running, not flushing at all, clogged, etc.

Troubleshooting Common Toilet Problems - Toilet Clogged
Describes how to fix common causes problems with toilets including toilet running, not flushing at all, clogged, etc.

How to Repair a Gas Fired Boiler
This tutorial covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired hot water boilers.

Troubleshooting a Hot Water Boiler - Components
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar.

Troubleshooting a Boiler - Boiler Produces No Heat
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar. Page 3.

Troubleshooting a Boiler - Excess Water
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar. Page 5.

Troubleshooting a Boiler - Water Leakage Around Boiler
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar. Page 6.

Troubleshooting a Boiler - Not All Radiators Heat
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar. Page 7.

How to Troubleshoot a Hot Water Boiler
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar.

Troubleshooting a Boiler - Poor Heating Performance
This tutorial describes and covers the troubleshooting and repair of gas fired boilers that heat water for hot water or hydronic home heating systems. These boilers can be fired with gas or oil, but the components are similar. Page 4.

Installing GFCI / AFCI Circuit Breaker Protection
This tutorial will explain how to protect an entire circuit in your home with a simple Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) circuit breaker or a combination Arc Fault (AFCI) circuit breaker.

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How to Replace a Faulty Circuit Breaker
Learn how to easily replace a circuit breaker that is not working properly and get some tips on making sure you select the correct replacement.

How to Light a Gas Furnace Standing Pilot - Relighting
This easy to understand tutorial describes how to light a gas furnace standing pilot and tips for troubleshooting the pilot light and thermocouple.

Lighting a Gas Furnace Standing Pilot With Thermocouple
This easy to understand tutorial describes how to light a gas furnace standing pilot and tips for troubleshooting the pilot light and thermocouple. Page 4.

Pilot Light Has a Weak or Irregular Flame
This easy to understand tutorial describes how to light a gas furnace standing pilot and tips for troubleshooting the pilot light and thermocouple.

How to Light a Gas Furnace Standing Pilot
This easy to understand tutorial describes how to light a gas furnace standing pilot and tips for troubleshooting the pilot light and thermocouple.

How to Light a Gas Furnace Standing Pilot- Thermocouple
This easy to understand tutorial describes how to light a gas furnace standing pilot and tips for troubleshooting the pilot light and thermocouple.

Loosen Setscrew and Extend Cable
Loosen the setscrew and then with the lavatory sink stopper removed, extend the auger cable into the drain.

Insert Cable and Tighten Setscrew
When you feel some resistance, pull out about 12 inches more of the cable and tighten the set screw.

Spin Auger Until You Reach Clog
Turn the crank handle of the auger with firm but gentle pressure until you feel the clog.

Loosen Setscrew, Extend More Cable, Re-tighten Setscrew, Continue Process
Extend more cable as required until you feel you've worked through the clog.

Withdraw Auger Cable and Rinse; Flush Drain
Repeat and then flush the drain with hot water from the faucet once the drain starts to flow.

Auger Use Beyond the Sink Trap
Extend the auger cable into the flat section of drain pipe. When you feel it against the clog, pull out about 12 inches more of the cable and tighten the set screw

Rinse Auger Tool then Let Dry and Lubricate Before Storage
The Sink Auger is a valuable and easy to use tool for breaking up and clearing clogs in sinks and tubs.

Cold Rooms and How to Warm Them - Moderate Repairs
Tutorial describes why rooms may be cold in your home and what you can do to warm them up.

Cold Rooms and How to Warm Them
Tutorial describes why rooms may be cold in your home and what you can do to warm them up.

Cold Rooms and How to Warm Them - More Difficult Repairs
Tutorial describes why rooms may be cold in your home and what you can do to warm them up.

How to Install a Needle or Saddle Valve
This tutorial explains how to easily install a specialized water valve called a needle valve or saddle valve. The valve is often used to provide a water supply for an ice maker or a humidifier.

Measuring Furnace Air Filter Efficiency - MERV Ratings
Describes how the effectiveness of furnace filters are measured using Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value or MERV.

Toilet Bowl Stain Removal Tips
Describes a great tip on how to use water softener resin bed cleaner to remove toilet stains.

Return on Investment Using Home Repair Projects
This article explores which home remodeling or home improvement projects provide the highest ROI (Return on Investment) on your home remodeling dollar.

InSinkErator's "Evolution Essential" Garbage Disposal Review
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How to Install a Water Shutoff Valve
This tutorial describes the various connection methods and types of local water shutoff valves found under sinks and toilets and how to install and connect them to the water supply pipe.

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Types of Water Shutoff Valves
This tutorial describes the various types of water shutoff valves and describes how to select the right one for the job.

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How to Buy a Random Orbital Sander
This article describes the types and features of the random orbital sander.

How to Pick the Right Furnace and AFUE Efficiency
This article describes the differences between furnace designs and features and the impact on AFUE (a measure of furnace efficiency)

Anatomy of a High Efficiency Furnace - Condensing Furnace
This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.

Anatomy of a High Efficiency Condensing Furnace
This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.

How a Condensing Furnace Is Different Than Conventional
This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.

Anatomy of a High Efficiency Furnace - Condensing Furnace
This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.

High Efficiency Condensing Furnace - Heat Extraction
This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.

Anatomy of a High Efficiency Furnace - Condensing Furnace
This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.

Types of Gas Furnaces - Low Efficiency Furnace 78% AFUE
This tutorial describes the various types and efficiencies of gas furnaces found in the home including high efficiency, standard or mid efficiency, low efficiency, single stage, two stage and modulating furnaces.

Types of Gas Furnaces and AFUE Efficiencies
This tutorial describes the various types and efficiencies of gas furnaces found in the home including high efficiency, standard or mid efficiency, low efficiency, single stage, two stage and modulating furnaces.

Types of Gas Furnaces - High Efficiency Gas Furnace
This tutorial describes the various types and efficiencies of gas furnaces found in the home including high efficiency, standard or mid efficiency, low efficiency, single stage, two stage and modulating furnaces.

Types of Gas Furnaces - Standard / Mid Efficiency Gas Furnace
This tutorial describes the various types and efficiencies of gas furnaces found in the home including high efficiency, standard or mid efficiency, low efficiency, single stage, two stage and modulating furnaces.

Types of Gas Furnaces - Energy Star Rated Furnaces
This tutorial describes the various types and efficiencies of gas furnaces found in the home including high efficiency, standard or mid efficiency, low efficiency, single stage, two stage and modulating furnaces.

Types of Gas Furnaces - Low Efficiency Furnace
This tutorial describes the various types and efficiencies of gas furnaces found in the home including high efficiency, standard or mid efficiency, low efficiency, single stage, two stage and modulating furnaces.

Vinyl Bathroom Flooring - Bathroom Flooring Options
Tutorial describes various types of vinyl bathroom flooring including plank, tile and sheet rolled bathroom flooring.

Electric Water Heater Troubleshooting
Electric water heaters have two heating elements, a lower and an upper element. These metal heating elements are made of metal and get hot from electrical

Remove Rust Stains From the Toilet
Rust stains in the toilet, tub or sink can happen for a few reasons. But mainly it's caused from a high iron content in the water and is particularly common

How to Stop Water Hammer in Your Plumbing Lines
How to stop water hammer in plumbing lines

Water Shutoff Valve
Definition of the plumbing device called a water shutoff valve.

EPA RRP Rule - Lead Paint Removal
This article describes the EPA RRP Rule (Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule) for lead paint removal.

EPA RRP Rule Overview - Lead Paint Removal
This article describes the EPA RRP Rule (Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule) for lead paint removal. Page 3.

EPA RRP Rule - Lead Paint Removal Renovation Contractors
This article describes the EPA RRP Rule (Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule) for lead paint removal. Page 2.

EPA RRP and HUD LSHR Rules
This article describes the EPA RRP Rule (Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule) for lead paint removal. Page 4.

EPA RRP Rule Violation Penalty
This article describes the EPA RRP Rule (Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule) for lead paint removal. Page 5.

Gutter Cleaning Tools - Leaf Scoop
Tips a gutter cleaning tools. Home Repair.

DeWalt 12v DC742KA Cordless Drill Review
This product review evaluates the DeWalt DC742KA 12 volt, 3/8

Choosing the Right Screw for the Job
Describes the varieties of screws and their applications.

Water Heater Tutorials
Learn how to repair and maintain a water heater.

How to Use a Zip Tool for Vinyl Siding Removal
Overview of how to use a vinyl siding removal hand tool commonly known as a zip tool.

How to Use a Zip Tool
Overview of how to use a vinyl siding removal hand tool commonly known as a zip tool.

Zip Tool Description
Vinyl siding installation and removal hand tool.

Circuit Tester, Neon
Description of a neon electrical circuit tester used to test operation of electrical line voltage in a circuit.

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

How to Replace and Install a Bathroom Vanity
This detailed tutorial describes how to replace an install a bathroom vanity along with tips for a great installation!

Attach Drain Tailpiece
Home Repair.

Tighten
Home Repair.

Install Assembled Sink / Faucet into Vanity
Home Repair.

Secure Lift Rod to Pop Up Drain
Home Repair.

Adjust Pop Up to 1/2" Action
Home Repair.

Attach Pop-Up Drain Tailpiece
Home Repair.

Insert Pop-Up Ball / Control Rod
Home Repair.

Install Drain Lift Rod
Home Repair.

Clean Drain Flange of Residual Sealant
Home Repair.

Insert Faucet into Vanity Top
Home Repair.

Securely Fasten Faucet to Vanity Top
Home Repair.

Attach Sink Drain to Sink
Home Repair.

Installing a New Bathroom Faucet in a New Vanity Top
Visual tutorial on how to easily install a single handle centerset faucet in a bathroom vanity.

Attach Hot and Cold Water Supply Pipes
Home Repair.

How to Remove a Faucet
Tutorial describing how to remove a faucet.

What's New with 2015 DOE Water Heater Regulations
This article describes the impact of 2015 DOE energy requirements for water heaters.

Pros and Cons of Modified Bitumen Roofing (MBR)
Home Repair.

Pros and Cons of Flat Roof Systems - Single Ply-BUR-Modified Bitumen
Learn about the pros and cons of different flat roof options including built-up roofing, single-ply membrane roofing and modified bitumen roofing.

Pros and Cons of Built-Up Roofing (BUR)
Home Repair.

Moisture Sensor Bar
Definition of the dryer part called 'Moisture Sensor'

Furnace Standing Pilot Versus Electronic Ignition
Overview of standing pilot versus electronic ignition furnace.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Screening and Selecting a Home Repair Contractor
This tutorial describes ten things to check on as recommended by ServiceMagic when picking a home repair contractor.

Troubleshooting Wet Basement Problems
This tutorial describes various basement water problems and describe how to diagnose and fix them.

Troubleshooting Wet Basement Problems - Mustiness
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.

Troubleshooting Wet Basement Problems - Water Pipes Drip Water
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.

Troubleshooting Wet Basement Problems - Wall Condensation
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.

Troubleshooting Wet Basement Problems - Seeping Water
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.

LED Ceiling Light Fixture
Review of cost effective LED ceiling light fixture by Utilitech.

Humidifier Maintenance Tips - Drip Styles Guide
Tutorial describing maintenance tips for drum style and flow-through drip style humidifiers.

Humidifier Maintenance - Drum Style
Tutorial describing maintenance tips for drum style and flow-through drip style humidifiers.

Flow-Through Drip Style Humidifier Maintenance
Tutorial describing maintenance tips for drum style and flow-through drip style humidifiers. Page 3.

Periodic Cleaning of the Evaporator Pad
Home Repair.

Home Repair
Home Repair.

Insert New Evaporator Pad
Home Repair.

Prepare New Evaporator Pad
Home Repair.

Clean Interior of Humidifier Cabinet Housing
Home Repair.

Replace Humidifier Cover
Home Repair.

Tighten and Check Water / Drain Connections
Home Repair.

Replacing a Humidifier Evaporator Pad
Here is how to replace a humidifier evaporator pad in a flow-through drip style humidifier.

Loosen Water Distributor Tube
Home Repair.

Remove Top Cover of Humidifier
Home Repair.

DEEP SCRATCH REPAIR: Epoxy Fill the Repair Groove
Home Repair.

Sink Restored
Home Repair.

Scrub Sink with Brush
Home Repair.

Gather Required Supplies
Home Repair.

DEEP SCRATCH REPAIR: Sanding
Home Repair.

DEEP SCRATCH REPAIR: Grooving the Sink
Home Repair.

Spread the Cleaning Powder
Home Repair.

Restoring Your Solid Surface Sink
This tutorial describes in detail how to restore the luster back into a solid surface sink.

Scrub the Sink with Cleanser
Home Repair.

Home Furnace Humidifier - How a Humidifier Works
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Manufacturers and Parts
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Humidifier Components
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Water Tap
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Home Furnace Humidifier - Water Inlet Valve Assembly
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier. Page 4.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Water Inlet Valve Assembly - Detail
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Inlet Feed Tube and Trough
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Evaporator Pad or Panel
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Humidifier Drain
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier - Humidistat
Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.

Dryer Vent Safety - Clean the Dryer Vents
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting.

Dryer Vent Safety - Clean Behind Dryer
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting.

Dryer Vent Safety - What You Need to Know: Introduction
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting.

Dryer Vent Safety - Dryer and Venting Safety Standards
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting. Page 2.

Dryer Vent Safety - Clean the Lint Screen
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting.

Preventing Dryer Fires: Replace Incorrect Dryer Ducting
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting.

Dryer Vent Safety - Care Drying Clothes Soiled with Solvents or Oil
Tutorial describing safety issues surrounding gas and electric dryers including venting.

EPDM Roofing
EPDM Roof. Home Repair.

How to Budget Home Roof Repair Costs
Learn how to budget costs for roof repair on your home.

Budgeting Costs for Flat Roof Repair
Home Repair.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Extending the Life of Seriously Damaged Shingles
This tutorial provides some quick tips for repairing an asphalt shingle roof.

LED Lighting Color
This tutorial describes LED lighting that is an affordable, safe, energy efficient lighting source far exceeding CFL lighting in performance and safety.

LED Lighting – The New Home Appliance
This tutorial describes LED lighting that is an affordable, safe, energy efficient lighting source far exceeding CFL lighting in performance and safety.

CFL Lighting Hazards - Compact Fluorescent Lighting
Describes how CFL's became widespread, the hazards of CFL lighting usage and lighting alternatives to Compact Fluorescent Lighting.

CFL Lighting Hazards
Describes how CFL's became widespread, the hazards of CFL lighting usage and lighting alternatives to Compact Fluorescent Lighting.

CFL Lighting Hazards - Alternative Lighting
Describes how CFL's became widespread, the hazards of CFL lighting usage and lighting alternatives to Compact Fluorescent Lighting.

LED Lighting Efficiency
This tutorial describes LED lighting that is an affordable, safe, energy efficient lighting source far exceeding CFL lighting in performance and safety.

LED Lighting Distribution
This tutorial describes LED lighting that is an affordable, safe, energy efficient lighting source far exceeding CFL lighting in performance and safety.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits - Renewable Energy Tax Credits
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits - Energy Efficiency Tax Credit: Reducing Air Infiltration
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits - Energy Efficiency Tax Credit: Insulation
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits - Energy Efficiency Tax Credit - Replacing Heating / Air Conditioning Equipment
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits - Applying for the Tax Credit
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits - Energy Efficiency Tax Credits
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Energy Conservation Tax Credits -
Describes the residential energy efficiency and renewable energy tax credits available under the Obama 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

How to Unclog a Tub Drain
This tutorial describes how to repair a clog in a bath tub using a cup plunger and duct tape.

Unclog a Tub Drain – Seal Tub Overflow Drain with Duct Tape
This tutorial describes how to repair a clog in a bath tub using a cup plunger and duct tape.

How to Unclog a Tub Drain Step-By-Step Tutorial
This tutorial describes how to repair a clog in a bath tub using a cup plunger and duct tape.

How to Safely Store and Dispose of Flammable Rags
Learn tips on how to safely dispose of flammable or oily rags

Luxury Asphalt Shingle
Describes the specialized laminated asphalt or composite shingle called a luxury shingle which simulates the appearance of a slate or wood shingle.

Asphalt Shingle
Definition of an asphalt shingle

Garbage Disposal Repair: What to Do if It's Humming
This tutorial describes what you can do to fix problems of a noisy or vibrating garbage disposal / disposer unit. Page 4.

Garbage Disposal Repair - Vibration and Noise
This tutorial describes what you can do to fix problems of a noisy or vibrating garbage disposal / disposer unit.

Garbage Disposal Repair - Excessive Vibration
This tutorial describes what you can do to fix problems of a noisy or vibrating garbage disposal / disposer unit.

Garbage Disposal Repair - Excessive Noise
This tutorial describes what you can do to fix problems of a noisy or vibrating garbage disposal / disposer unit.

How to Install a Garbage Disposal
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Check for Leaks and Proper Operation
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Remove Waste Trap and Sink Strainer
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Flange
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Tighten Mounting Ring Assembly
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Connect Power Cord
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation: Connect the Dishwasher
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Mount the Garbage Disposal
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Connect Drain Lines
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

Garbage Disposal Installation - Lock Garbage Disposal Unit in Place
Tutorial explaining steps to install a garbage disposal

How to Remove a Garbage Disposal
Tutorial describes how to easily remove a garbage disposal or waste food disposer

Removing a Garbage Disposal - Replaced with same garbage disposal unit
Tutorial describes how to easily remove a garbage disposal or waste food disposer

Removing a Garbage Disposal - Replaced with different garbage disposal unit
Tutorial describes how to easily remove a garbage disposal or waste food disposer

Selecting a Garbage Disposal
Tutorial describes what to look for in a garbage disposal and provides some recommendations on garbage disposers.

Selecting a Garbage Disposal- Types and Features
Tutorial describes what to look for in a garbage disposal and provides some recommendations on garbage disposers. Page 2.

Selecting a Garbage Disposal - Recommended Garbage Disposals
Tutorial describes what to look for in a garbage disposal and provides some recommendations on garbage disposers.

Anatomy of a Garbage Disposal - Garbage Disposal Construction
Construction of a Garbage Disposal

Anatomy of a Garbage Disposal - Garbage Disposal Construction
Construction of a Garbage Disposal

How to Clean and Maintain a Solid Surface Countertop
Simple tips for cleaning and maintaining a solid surface counter top and sink.

Cyanoacrylate
Definition of the adhesive commonly called Super Glue and technically known as Cyanoacrylate.

Super Glue (Cyanoacrylate) Repair of Solid Surface Countertop
Home Repair.

Epoxy / Filler Repair of Solid Surface Countertop
Home Repair.

Repairing a Cracked Solid Surface Countertop
Tutorial describing how to repair a cracked solid surface countertop.

Ladder Safety Tips
Tips for safe ladder usage and ladder safety. (Don't be that guy...)

How to Fix Peeling Paint Due to Interior Moisture
Tutorial describes the top 10 most common paint problems found around the home, their cause and how to fix them. Page 10.

House Paint Problems and Repairs - Sagging or Running
This part of a tutorial for common paint fixes covers sagging and running paint . Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how to fix it.

Common House Paint Problems and Repairs - Mildew
Tutorial describes the top 10 most common paint problems found around the home, their cause and how to fix them.

Common House Paint Problems and Repairs - Rust Discoloration
Tutorial describes the top 10 most common paint problems found around the home, their cause and how to fix them.

Tips on Fixing Peeling Paint Due to Poor Adhesion
This part of a tutorial for common paint fixes covers paint peeling off walls. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how to fix it.

Tips on Fixing Peeling Paint Due to Exterior Moisture
This part of a tutorial for common paint fixes covers paint peeling from outside moisture. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how to fix it.

Fixing Alligatoring and Checking - House Paint Problems
This part of a tutorial for common paint fixes covers paint cracking from a surface. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how to fix it.

Common House Paint Problems and Repairs - Blistering
Tutorial describes the top 10 most common paint problems found around the home, their cause and how to fix them.

Common House Paint Problems and Repairs - Efflorescence
Tutorial describes the top 10 most common paint problems found around the home, their cause and how to fix them.

Common House Paint Problems and Repairs - Chalking
Tutorial describes the top 10 most common paint problems found around the home, their cause and how to fix them.

Garbage Disposal Repair and Troubleshooting
This article is a hub of critical information regarding the garbage disposal.

Anatomy of a Garbage Disposal - Garbage Disposal Construction
Construction of a Garbage Disposal

Tips for Evaluating Roof and Flashing Leaks
Quick tips on evaluating your asphalt shingled roof and flashing system for leaks.

Garbage Disposal Maintenance
Learn valuable tips on how to keep your disposal free of clogs and smelling clean and fresh!

Definition of roof flashing
Learn what flashing does and why it is so important.

Selecting the Right Type of Ladder – How to Choose
Tutorial describing how to select the right ladder for use and what factors to consider.

Selecting the Right Extension Ladder – Type
Tutorial describing how to select the right ladder for use and what factors to consider.

Selecting the Right Extension Ladder – Correct Height
Tutorial describing how to select the right ladder for use and what factors to consider.

Selecting the Right Extension Ladder – Weight Capacity
Tutorial describing how to select the right ladder for use and what factors to consider.

Selecting the Right Extension Ladder – Maneuverability
Tutorial describing how to select the right ladder for use and what factors to consider.

Selecting the Right Extension Ladder – Safety
Tutorial describing how to select the right ladder for use and what factors to consider.

Electrical Boxes: "Old Work" or "Renovation" Metal Switch Boxes
Describes metal switch boxes used in old work or renovation construction.

Roofing - Wood Shingles and Shakes
Learn about the different design and material characteristics of wood roof shingles and shakes.

WOOD SHAKE ROOFING
Home Repair.

Commonly Asked Wood Roofing Questions
This tutorial answers five commonly asked questions about wood roof installation, maintenance and repair.

How Do You Repair a Wood Roof?
Home Repair.

How Do You Treat and Preserve Wood Roofs?
Home Repair.

Should a Wood Roof be Installed in Humid or Moist Climates?
Home Repair.

How Do You Maintain a Wood Shake Roof?
Home Repair.

How Do You Maintain a Cedar Roof?
Home Repair.

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No Pilot Light Means Electronic Ignition Furnace
No Pilot Light? Then you have an Electronic Ignition Furnace.

How To Easily Install an Electrical Box in an Existing Wall
When you need to add an outlet or switch in an existing wall, you need to use a special electrical box called an

Troubleshooting a Hot Water Boiler
OK, lot's of folks have furnaces but lots also have hot water heating systems using boilers. And boilers are a very different animal. Although they provide some

Troubleshooting a Washer Lid or Door Switch
Tutorial describing how to test a washing machine's lid or door switch.

Troubleshooting a Washing Machine Drain Pump
Tutorial on how to test a washing machine drain pump

How to Safely Turn Off Power at the Electrical Panel
This tutorial describes how to turn off a circuit breaker or fuse controlling all power to the home or to just a branch circuit controlling just one circuit. This knowledge is essential for any electrical home repair projects.

Safely Turn Off Power at the Circuit Breaker Panel
This tutorial describes how to turn off a circuit breaker or fuse controlling all power to the home or to just a branch circuit controlling just one circuit. This knowledge is essential for any electrical home repair projects.