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March 26, 2016

Radon:  What is it?  How to Get Rid of It.

Radon.  It's colorless and odorless and can be a health hazard.  How do you get rid of it?

March 05, 2016

Sleek Snap-on Outlet Coverplate Has Built-in USB charger.

Unique Coverplate Snaps On and Provides and Integrated USB Charging Port

February 20, 2016

Easy, Inexpensive Cove Lighting Uses Foam Crown Molding and LED Light Tape

An inexpensive, simple-to-do LED room lighting treatment that adds a sense of elegance to any bedroom, dining room or living room

November 23, 2015

Control Your Existing Garage Door from Anywhere Using Your Smartphone

Chamberlain's MyQ Remote Garage Door Controller Works from Anywhere Using your Smartphone

November 17, 2015

Embossed Ceiling Tiles Add Elegance to a Room

Embossed polystryrene foam ceiling tiles are easy to install while adding interest and elegance to a room.

September 29, 2015

How to Revive Outdoor Wooden Furniture Using Spar Urethane

The favorite wooden outdoor chair gets new life and durable protection from a spar urethan re-finish.

September 29, 2015

How to Refinish a Flea Market Find without Removing the Old Finish

An easy way to give a new look to old furniture by applying stain and polyurethane in a single step.

August 18, 2015

Why Capped Cellular PVC May be the Ultimate Decking Material

Capped cellular PVC decking may well represent the best of all worlds when it comes to outdoor deck material. 

July 31, 2015

Unique Pry Tool Quickly Removes Wood Trim without Damaging Either the Trim or Walls

This innovative prying tool is designed to remove wood trim quickly and without damage to either trim or walls.

July 20, 2015

Polystyrene Crown Molding Looks Great and Goes Up Without Nails

This lightweight polystrene molding has a remarkably smooth finish and installs in a matter of hours.

July 03, 2015

Clean, Stain and Seal a Wooden Deck in a Single Day

An easy two-step process that will transform a wooden deck in a single day.

May 30, 2015

Kitchen and Bath Innovations from the International Builders’ Show

Five innovative new products uncovered at this year's International Home Builders' Show

May 09, 2015

New Electrical Outlet Cover Plate has Built-in Phone Charger

An innovative electical receptacle cover with an integrated USB port for charging phones and other devices.

May 06, 2015

Metal Roofing, Sound-Deadening Wallboard and Fire Retarding Insulation

A look at three new buiding materials -- metal roofing, spray insulation and sound-deadening wall board that offer interesting options to homeowners

April 27, 2015

The Latest in PVC Decking PLUS a Lightweight Paver for Resurfacing Decks and Patios.

PVC decking that looks for all the world like real wood.  Lightweight pavers for resurfacing an existing deck or patio.

November 22, 2014

3D Printer Makes Cutomizable Wall Shelf

This wall shelf is made using a 3D printer for the brackets and standard wood dowels for the shelf surface.

October 28, 2014

11 Facts and Falsehoods about Kitchen Knife Sharpening

Myths an falsehoods abound when it comes to knife sharpening.  Here are some of the more popular beliefs -- some true, some false.

September 21, 2014

Make Your Own Custom Walkway with Reusable Concrete Forms

Make a custom stone or brick pathway using Quikrete's Walkmaker system

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