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  • Repairing Textured Walls: Orange Peel Created: Monday, April 24, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial will walk you through how to repair a damaged textured wall
  • Garbage Disposal Repair - Vibration and Noise Created: Monday, September 07, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial describes what you can do to fix problems of a noisy or vibrating garbage disposal / disposer unit.
  • How to Shut Off the Natural Gas Supply Valve Created: Sunday, August 07, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    How to shut off the main natural gas supply valve in your home.
  • Types of Faucets and How to Tell Them Apart Created: Wednesday, March 15, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Faucets come in several types including compression, ball, cartridge and disc. Identifying what type you have is the first step in doing any repair. The type of faucet determines how it gets repair...
  • Installing a 240 Volt Circuit Breaker Created: Sunday, November 25, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This detailed tutorial will show you how to easily install a 240 volt circuit breaker. Complete with detailed photos.
  • Water Softeners - How They Work Created: Sunday, February 03, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tutorial describes in plain English how water softeners work, the types of softeners and how they eliminate hard water and the differences between using salt and potassium.
  • Caulk Like a Pro Created: Friday, March 10, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Caulking is not an easy home repair to do in a way that looks good. Most home caulk jobs use too much caulk or apply it unevenly. This tutorial shows you a easy way to have professional looking cau...
  • Types of Home Electric Heaters Created: Saturday, February 23, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tutorial describing the types of electric heaters typically found in a home including cove, wall, toe kick and baseboard.
  • Types of House Siding - Home Siding Overview Created: Tuesday, March 20, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Describes various siding house materials for the home including vinyl siding, aluminum siding, cement fiber siding, wood siding
  • Vinyl Plank Flooring - Allure Resilient Flooring Created: Monday, October 18, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Describes the vinyl plank resilient flooring system including the product known as TrafficMaster Allure™ as sold by Home Depot." itemprop="description">"description" Monday, February 26, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tutorial on how to install a home thermostat for heating or cooling for gas forced air or hot water heating systems.
  • How to Get "Instant" Hot Water with a Standard Water Heater Created: Saturday, June 14, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    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.
  • Fixing Water Hammer Created: Sunday, December 09, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Describes the common problem of water hammer and how to solve it.
  • How to Maintain a Water Heater in 3 Easy Steps Created: Saturday, August 22, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial describes the 3 easy steps to proper water heater maintenance which will help reduce your energy costs and extend the life of the water heater.
  • Organic Lawn Care - Aerating and Mowing Created: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Organic lawn care allows your yard to be safe for children and pets while still having it look great. Learn how to organically care for your yard with mowing and aeration.
  • Anatomy of the Home Furnace Humidifier Created: Wednesday, October 18, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tutorial explaining and graphically depicting the various components of the home furnace mounted humidifier.
  • How to Unclog a Toilet Fixture Created: Sunday, February 12, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This Step By Step guide will walk you through the common household repair of unclogging a toilet fixture.
  • Test for Carbon Monoxide in the Home Created: Monday, February 13, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Testing for Carbon Monoxide in the Home
  • Removing a Garbage Disposal Created: Sunday, July 25, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tutorial describes how to easily remove a garbage disposal or waste food disposer
  • About Cork Flooring Created: Monday, September 18, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    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.
  • Electrical Boxes 101 - Lighting, Ceiling Fan, Junction Boxes Created: Tuesday, July 03, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tutorial describes the many types of wall and ceiling electrical boxes used for lighting, ceiling fan, and junction box applications.
  • How to Replace a Single Pole Toggle Light Switch Created: Tuesday, March 14, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Learn how to replace a toggle light switch. Switches control power to light fixtures and power outlets or receptacles. This tutorial covers replacement of a single-pole switch.
  • Tankless Water Heaters - What You Need to Know Created: Thursday, September 28, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    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.
  • Anatomy of a High Efficiency Condensing Furnace Created: Monday, November 07, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial describes the construction and components of the high efficiency condensing furnace and how it compares to a conventional furnace.
  • Tips for Wiring Electrical Outlets and Switches Created: Sunday, November 16, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial gives you some great tips for successful connecting and wiring of electrical switches and outlets in your home including 3-way switches and GFCI outlets.
  • Nails 101 - Nail Sizes and Types Around the Home Created: Sunday, September 20, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial describes the most common types of nails you will encounter and describes their use. Described are nail types including cut, common, box, annular ring, masonry, brad, finish, casing, ...
  • Repairing Damaged Vinyl Siding Created: Wednesday, April 18, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Step by step tutorial on how to replace or patch a damaged section of vinyl siding
  • How To Repair a Leaking Two Handle Cartridge Faucet Created: Tuesday, May 23, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This tutorial will show you how to repair a leaking two handle cartridge faucet with illustrating faucet repair photos.
  • Anatomy of the Furnace Thermostat Created: Monday, November 13, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Overview of home furnace thermostat types including digital programmable, mercury and mechanical contact thermostats as manufactured by Honeywell, White Rodgers and others.
  • Adjusting a Toilet Flapper Ball - Flush Valve Created: Friday, June 08, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tip on how to stop annoying toilet flushing problems related to the flush valve or toilet flapper ball
  • How to Remove a Tub Spout Created: Friday, June 23, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    This step by step tutorial describes how to remove a bath tub spout.
  • How to Troubleshoot and Repair Your Wall Mounted Electric Heater Created: Saturday, March 08, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    Tips on how to diagnose problems and fix your electric heater.

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