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DIY plumbing projects, tips and repairs for most plumbing jobs around your home.
14 Toilet Problems You’ll Regret Ignoring
If you spot these troubles with your toilet, don't wait around for them to go away.
13 Plumbing Tricks of the Trade for Weekend Plumbers
PEX Supply Pipe: Everything You Need to Know
What is a Zip-It Drain Cleaning Tool and Why Do You Need One?
5 Easy Ways to Trick Out Your Toilet
How to Fix a Water Heater Pilot Light
How to Replace a Water Heater Thermocouple
Save your hot water heater with a new thermocouple!
How to Plumb a Water Softener
Branch off cold water lines to outdoor faucets before running the cold water through the...
The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters
Is a tankless water heater for you?
Replace a Water Softener Resin Bed
Do it yourself and save the $150 service fee
How to Adjust Hot Water Heater Temperature
Be safe—keep the dial at 120 degrees F
What is a Bidet, and Why You Need One
What is a bidet anyway? Americans haven't quite caught on yet, but it's time we do.
DIY Dictionary: Access Panel
An access panel is a door, panel or piece of plywood that can be easily...
How to Flush a Water Heater
Double the life of your water heater: Learn how to drain water heater fluid and...
Fix Water Heater Leaking
Simple solutions for common water heater leaks.
Plumbing Valve Basics
Is one type better than the other?
Signs of Poorly Vented Plumbing Drain Lines
Solutions to a bubbling toilet or changes in the water level in the bowl
How to Tighten Water Supply Line Connectors
Leak prevention tip
How to Fix a Toilet That Won’t Flush Well
In new or recently remodeled houses, the fix is sometimes unusual—and ridiculously simple
How to Stop a Running Toilet
Get a stronger flush—and a lower water bill. Find out how to fix things...
How to Unclog a Toilet
A $4.95 plunger and a handy toilet snake will make you the family hero! Learn how...
How to Fix a Running Toilet
Check inside the toilet tank for a leaky flapper, bad fill valve, or overflow pipe...
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Extend the Life of Your Water Heater by Replacing the Anode Rod
Double the life of your water heater with this simple repair
Choosing a New Water Heater
New technology can save energy and money
Fix a Running Toilet and Toilet Flapper
Repair a leaking toilet flapper seat
The Best Bathroom and Kitchen Sink Faucets
Choose a spectacular new faucet packed with features that make it harder working and last...