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3 Types of Door Sweeps

Here are three types of door sweeps (or door bottoms) to consider to help stop the drafts.

Read This Before You Buy Ductless AC

These quick-to-retrofit ductless AC systems provide unrivaled operating efficiency and room-by-room zoning comfort.


DIY Headboard, Rustic Edition

Tom Silva and Kevin O’Connor turn a sheet of plywood and some rough-sawn boards into a unique headboard for the bedroom.

How to Remove an Old Fuel Tank

Before the heating system at the Arlington project house could be upgraded to natural gas, the old oil tank had to be taken away.

How to Build a Simple Mudroom Bench

In just a few hours, Tom Silva and Kevin O’Connor turn a single sheet of MDF into a piece of furniture that provides both storage and seating.

S20 E3, Tom Silva shows Kevin O’Connor ways to patch a hole in drywall

How to Patch a Drywall Hole

General contractor Tom Silva shows host Kevin O’Connor how to patch holes in drywall, covering holes of all shapes and sizes.

S20 E3, Jenn Nawada discusses ground covers

18 Low-Maintenance Ground Covers for Any Type of Yard

Landscaping expert Jenn Nawada explains how ground cover plants are a creative alternative to rocks and mulch, and then tells us about some of her favorite varieties.

Fall Lawn Treatment: 7 Musts for Your Yard

Take note of these helpful tips that your lawn needs before the onset of winter.

Tankless Water Heaters: What You Need to Know Before You Buy

Tired of running out of hot water? That’s not a problem with one of these compact, ultra-efficient units that heat water as you need it. Here’s what you need to know about choosing, installing, and living with a tankless water heater.

9 Problem-Solving Home Improvement Products to Try

Check out these cool home upgrades and problem-solving product picks.