How-To Videos

How-To Videos

Watch how-to home improvement videos on a wide range of topics.


cleaning heating and cooling register with soapy water

How to Clean Heating and Cooling Registers

Heating and cooling registers should be cleaned about once a year. Follow these simple steps for cleaning.

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The furr down is the enclosed area between the cabinets and ceiling.

How to Remove Furr Down Above Kitchen Cabinets

An enclosed area between the top of a kitchen cabinet and the ceiling is often called a “furr down.” Removing the furr down can give a kitchen a more open feel.

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Danny Lipford applies mortar to the chimney crown.

How to Install a Chimney Cap

Installing a chimney cap can help to prevent mold, mildew and moisture from damaging your home, while the mesh cage reduces fire hazards and keeps birds, squirrels and other animals out of the chimney.

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unning toilet

How to Stop a Constantly Running Toilet

Homeowners with older houses often ask how they can stop a constantly running toilet. There are a couple of simple causes with equally simple fixes.

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Homeowners Marilyn and Jesse King with Danny Lipford and Allen Lyle.

Up-cycle/Recycle Projects for the Home

Marilyn and Jesse King have made a few upgrades to their 30-year-old home over the years, and now we’re helping them with some up-cycling and recycling solutions for their laundry room.

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Succulents

How to Grow Succulents in Containers

Attractive, forgiving and easy to grow, succulents are an excellent way to bring some desert beauty to your container gardens. Watch this video from Southern Patio to learn more.

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biscuit joint

How to Build Corner Display Shelves Using Biscuit Joints

Use biscuit joints to create secure corner shelves to display decorative items, including plates.

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baseboards

How to Clean Baseboards with Fabric Softener

Use a solution of liquid fabric softener and water to clean baseboards. Watch the video to learn more.

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