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11 Things You Should Never Put Down the Drain

It might be convenient to just rinse with water and flush it down the drain. But trust us, it’s worth it to throw it in the trash instead.

7 Common Kitchen Items That Are Crawling With Germs (And It’s Not Just the Sponge)

The sponge and the sink are obvious culprits, but other everyday kitchen objects can harbor germs that cause foodborne illnesses...


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How to Clean Rubber Car Mats

Cleaning the dried mud and spilled coffee off your rubber car mats is quick and easy with a high-pressure garden...


4 Weekend Kitchen Upgrades

Do you want a kitchen refresh? A brighter, more user-friendly kitchen is just four weekends away.


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11 Organizers for Under the Bathroom or Kitchen Sink

Cabinets under the sink can be a trap for clutter, where it's out of sight and out of mind. Get...

Install a Reverse Osmosis Water Filter

If you need filtered water, a reverse osmosis system is a good solution


How to Clean a Stainless Steel Sink

Find out how to clean and polish a stainless steel sink with a few household items.

No Dishwasher? These are Our 10 Favorite Dish Drying Racks

Whether you want a creative design or something compact, there's a dish drying rack for you on this list!


How to Build Pull Out Under Sink Storage Trays for Your Kitchen

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Construct roll-out trays for extra storage space in the sink base...


Why You’ll Regret Choosing a Vessel Sink for Your Bathroom

Vessel sinks have been a design favorite among remodeling homeowners for over a decade because of their unique aesthetic. If...


Simple Bathroom Sink Drain Cleaner

When my bathroom sink gets clogged, I don't reach for chemicals. Instead, I use a long zip tie. I cut...

How to Remodel a Small Bathroom

Update your bathroom with a new wall-hung sink, hidden-tank toilet and glass block window.


Elegant Small Bathroom

Beautify a small bathroom with a wall-mount faucet, vessel sink and console table.


How to Plumb a Pedestal Sink

We show you every gritty step—start to finish


How to Fix a Chipped Sink

How to make an almost invisible repair


Why are There Silverfish Under My Sink?

Why Silverfish are found under sinks

Why You Should Always Opt for a Ball Valve

Whenever you replace a valve—whether it’s a shutoff under the sink or the isolation valve on your water heater—upgrade to...


Easy Faucet Nut Remover

Having trouble loosening the plastic faucet locknut under the sink?


Trick for Cleaning Stained Porcelain

To remove stains from a bathtub or any other porcelain fixture, fill the basin with warm water and drop in...