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37 DIY Home Repair Hacks To Try Today

Is your house in need of some serious TLC? When you see lots of things that just need a little fix, but have neither the time or the budget to go all out, sometimes you go looking for a simpler solution...We did, anyway. Were we ever surprised to find lots of cool and easy ways to do home repairs, some of the best hacks ever! I just had to put together a list of my favorites for you, some of these are just brilliant. From filling holes and patching walls to making your bathroom and kitchen…

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Replace A Light Fixture With A Ceiling Fan

Question: I have been thinking of replacing a light fixture in my bedroom ceiling with a ceiling fan. I have been reading that some people replace the smaller junction box in the ceiling with a bigger one to compensate for the extra weight and vibration of the ceiling fan. I was wondering if I replaced … Replace A Light Fixture With A Ceiling Fan Read More »

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Conduct Your Own Easy Electrical Repairs on Switches and Outlets

Follow our guide to swapping out a faulty outlet or switch and you'll be doing DIY-electrical repairs in no time!

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How To Fix A Door That Is Sagging Or Hitting The Door Frame

If your front door, bathroom door, bedroom door, storm door, screen door, or entryway garage door does not shut properly, something is loose, has settled, or out of alignment. If when you shut the door, it hits either at the top or bottom of the door frame, it is sagging and needs to be repaired. … How To Fix A Door That Is Sagging Or Hitting The Door Frame Read More »

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Read This Before You Insulate Your Attic

Yes, it's a messy job. But when the dust (and fiberglass) settles, you'll enjoy a fatter bank account and more comfortable indoor temps year-round.

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Expert Energy Saving Tips

Want to whittle down your heating costs this winter? Check out these easy to implement money-saving energy tips and cut your heating bills starting today!

The Snap to Vent dryer duct connector is a DIY solution for anyone who hates dealing with crushed hoses or metal clamps. This product is durable and built to last. Keep your dryer vent clean and clear without the headache and hassle of metal clamps. Vent Cleaning, Cleaning Hacks, Cleaning Recipes, Clean Dryer Vent, Dryer Exhaust Vent, Home Fix, Cool Gadgets To Buy, Diy Home Repair, Home Gadgets

Solve your dryer problems

Snap to Vent Straight is used to easily and quickly install your dryer to exhaust ducting. Best used directly behind dryer to vent location, or is a good way to attach to the wall vent outlet.

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If You Do These 62 Things You’re the Perfect Homeowner

Don't let home repairs sneak up on you.

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How to add an electrical outlet

We needed a new electrical outlet in our garage for our irrigation timer, so we connected to an existing outlet in the garage to create one. This video shows how we did it.

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How to Find & Fix a Roof Leak | HomeTips

Expert advice on how to find, troubleshoot and fix a roof leak, including what to do in a roof leak emergency.

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How to Install a Window

Installing new windows is a great DIYer task, and it's a topic we've touched on in the past. However, OPC is all about showing pros in action so that you have the best possible resources for tackling home improvement projects, and this is a task that professional contractor and carpenter Steve Wartman and his crew have just completed. If you followed along on the in-law addition, this was one of the last items on his punch list. Read on for details on installing a new window, sealing and…

Learn how to change, replace or upgrade a wall or ceiling light fixture without getting shocked / electrocuted: breaker box, wire stripper, voltage detector Replace Light Fixture, Kitchen Lighting Fixtures, Ceiling Light Fixtures, Ceiling Lights, Ceiling Light Diy, Wire Light Fixture, Ceiling Decor, Diy Luminaire, Diy Lampe

How to Change a Wall or Ceiling Light Fixture - Building Our Rez

Learn how to change, replace or upgrade a wall or ceiling light fixture without getting shocked / electrocuted: breaker box, wire stripper, voltage detector