Drains

Nothing causes calamity quicker than a defective drain. Make sure your shower, sink and bathtub drains look good and work properly.

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    Worm Drive Circular Saw vs Direct Drive: Which One’s Best for You?

    Learn about the differences between a worm drive circular saw and a direct drive circular saw, and determine which one is best for you.

    How to Upgrade Your Bathroom Vanity

    A fresh new look for your bathroom.


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    15 Things Home Inspectors Wish You Knew

    These things home inspectors wish you knew can help sellers prepare for a home sale and make buyers aware of...


    6 Home Problems Inspectors Hate to See

    Reuben Saltzman, president of Structure Tech in Minnesota, identifies potential home problems and what to do about them.


    10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips

    Simple fixes to household headaches that take 10 minutes or less — these home repairs are quick and easy.

    Pro Plumbers Use These Tricks For Picking The Right Garbage Disposal

    Choosing the right disposal can be tricky especially when you want to make your clients happy. The more you know...


    6 Garbage Disposal Myths Debunked

    Your garbage disposal is one of your most important kitchen appliances. In fact, nothing does the daily grind quite like...

    Cordless Circular Saw Buying Guide

    Find out which circular saw is best suited for you.


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    How to Unclog a Bathtub Drain Without Chemicals

    Simply fish out the sticky hair that clogs most drains


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    How to Unclog a Bathroom Sink Drain Without Chemicals

    Unclog your bathroom sink without using chemicals.


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    How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

    With two simple tools — a plunger and a drain snake — you can clear 95 percent of your stopped-up...

    How to Fix a Seized Engine

    Sitting idle can cause an engine to seize. Learn how to free it and get your vehicle running again.


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    Do You Have to Run Water While Using the Garbage Disposal?

    Chances are you already run water while operating your garbage disposal. But have you ever wondered if it really matters?


    28 Handy Hints for Removing Hard-to-Remove Stuff

    From scratches, clogged drains, stains, permanent marker and lots in between, we'll show you some of our proven methods for...


    20 Tips and Tools That Make House Demolition Simple

    Demolition shouldn't be a haphazard job, especially for the professionals. These tips and tools will make your residential remodeling and...


    Companies That Stood the Test Of Time 

    According to Entrepreneur.com, about 25% of businesses fail in the first year and about 50% of them are kaput after five...

    How to Control Dust and Keep Things Clean on the Job

    Learn how to control dust, clean up efficiently, and prevent big messes from accumulating on the jobsite.


    Find and Repair Hidden Plumbing Leaks

    Find and fix minor drips before they cause major damage


    Indispensable Extension Cord Tips

    You can't get much done on a jobsite without extension cords. These field-tested tips for storing and using those cords...


    Replace a Shower Drain From the Top

    Use a special drain assembly to quickly and easily install a new drain from the top.


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    How to Unclog a Drain

    Don't give up yet!


    Tricks for Splicing Plastic Drain Pipe

    Save time and trouble with Mission couplings


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    Unclog a Kitchen Sink

    Get smelly, stopped-up drains running fast again


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    How to Eliminate Basement Odor and Sewer Smells

    Stop sewer gas from entering the basement.

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    15 Things You Should Never Put Down Your Garbage Disposal

    The modern garbage disposal has been a tremendous boon for homeowners and renters worldwide. It provides a quick and sanitary...


    Fixing a Sewage Ejection Pump

    Before you call a plumber, test for a bad switch. It's a $20 fix you can do yourself.


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    12 Plumbing Myths Busted

    Sorry to burst your bubble, but you need to stop believing these 10 plumbing myths ASAP!


    Cordless Festool Track Saws- Which One Is Best?

    Festool is widely considered the king of track saws. But which of their products is the best?


    5 Clog-Busting Products for Your Drains

    All clogs are not created equal, and some require a little more umph to fix than others. Keep these go-to...


    What is a Zip-It Drain Cleaning Tool and Why Do You Need One?

    The Zip-It drain tool is a thin stick of flexible plastic with tiny barbs up and down the sides and...