Simple Solutions

Simple Solutions

Watch as home expert, Joe Truini, shares innovative tips to help you solve common household problems. Email your Simple Solutions tips to simplesolutions@todayshomeowner.com


How to Easily Organize Your Wrenches

Store wrenches this way and they’ll be all organized, ready for work!

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How to Keep Tablecloths from Blowing Away

Here’s a tip to keep your tablecloths from blowing away on a windy day.

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Upcycled Storage for Spray Paint and Glue Bottles

Watch this video to find out how to organize and store spray cans and glue bottles using six-pack drink cartons to make it easy to find what you need and take it with you on the job.

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How to Save Leftover Paint with Plastic Wrap

Quality paint isn’t cheap — here’s a way to store and preserve it between projects.

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How to Hang a Picture Without Making a Mess

Here’s a Post-It use you may not have thought about — and it’ll keep your floors clean while drilling.

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How to Stop a Closed Door from Rattling

Follow Joe’s advice to stop a door from rattling when it’s closed.

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3 Tips to Prevent Clothes Dryer Fires

Dryer fires can be prevented with regular maintenance. Here are 3 tips to prevent common hazards.

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2 Easy Ways to Map Your Home’s Electrical Circuits

Whether you do your own electrical work or hire it done, you need to map your home’s circuits. Here are some easy lifehacks to do just that!

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