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Find out the answers to common home improvement questions on a wide range of topics.


Painting white trim around a door with a paintbrush.

Choosing a Roller, Sprayer, or Brush for Painting Projects

Watch this video for tips on the whether to use a roller, sprayer or paintbrush on painting projects around your home ranging from walls and ceilings to cabinets and trim.

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Using a cordless drill to attach drywall screws to drywall wall.

Repairing Protruding Nails in Drywall

Nails in drywall can work their way out over time, causing unsightly bumps on walls. Watch this video to find out how to fix popped nails in drywall.

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Concrete driveway in front of house.

What Is the Best Type of Driveway for Your Home?

Find out about the pros and cons of different driveway materials for your home, including gravel, asphalt, and concrete. Watch this video to find out more.

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Man with cordless drill Installing track for bifold closet doors.

How to Improve Access to Closets

To make closets more accessible, consider removing bypass closet doors and replacing them with bifold doors or two hinged doors. Watch this video to find out more.

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Using a pressure washer to clean the steps on a wood deck.

Wood Deck Cleaning and Staining Tips

A wood deck needs to be cleaned regularly and refinished with deck stain or sealer every few years to protect the wood and keep it looking good. Watch this video for tips on how to clean and finish your deck.

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Installing a bathroom vent fan motor in housing.

Replacing a Bathroom Vent Fan the Easy Way

Find out how to replace an old bathroom vent fan the easy way using an EZFit fan from Broan-NuTone. Watch this video to find out more.

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Laying the blocks for a stackable block retaining wall.

Building a Block Retaining Wall Makes a Great DIY Project

Building a dry stacked block retaining wall makes a great DIY project. Watch this video for tips on how to go about it.

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Woman rolling black paint on plastic laminate kitchen countertops.

Tips for Painting Plastic Laminate Kitchen Countertops

It’s possible to give plastic laminate countertops a new look by painting them, if you prepare the surface properly and use the right kind of paint. Watch this video to find out more.

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