Sterilizing kitchen counter tops

Brand-new granite countertops can add a luxurious feel to your kitchen. But once it’s covered in grubby handprints, dried-on food and liquid spills, the lustrous shine can start to dull. Here's how to clean your granite countertops and bring them back to their former glory.

female hand flushing a kohler toilet

Before removing a toilet, you'll need to get every last drop of water out of the tank and bowl — or you’ll risk getting slapped by a rogue splash of water when you lift the toilet out of place. Need to drain your commode? Put on your rubber gloves and follow this quick guide.

garage door opener

Garage door won’t open? Or does it slam shut as soon as you get it open? You may have a broken spring. Residential garage-door springs come in two varieties: torsion and extension. Follow these step-by-step guides to identify what type you have and replace the broken spring. 

bird s eye view of a window curtain rod mounted to the frame of the window

Windows looking a little ... bare lately? Hanging curtains is something you can do yourself with just a few tools. First, we’ll walk through how to install your curtain rods, and then we’ll hang the curtains.  

Sold Home For Sale Real Estate Sign and House

If you're selling your home, you don’t want to waste money on unnecessary upgrades. Here’s a rundown of some of the most popular and sought-after updates to help you get the most out of your home — plus some tips on how to increase home value no matter your budget. 

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