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Is it hard to maintain a septic tank?

A bit of basic septic- tank maintenance can save you thousands of dollars down the road. You can learn how easy it is to maintain a septic tank from the following article.


What causes pipes to burst when they freeze?

What causes pipes to burst when they freeze?

What causes pipes to burst when they freeze? Learn why you should keep your faucet dripping at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Install a Bathtub

How to install a bathtub. Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn hot to install a bathtub. See more »

How to Install a Dishwasher

How to install a dishwasher. Check out HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about how to install a dishwasher. See more »

How to Remove Silicone Caulking

Do you know how to remove silicone caulking? Find out how to remove silicone caulking in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How do you use a pipe wrench?

How do you use a pipe wrench? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn how to use a pipe wrench. See more »

Are drain cleaners effective?

After you try to wipe away debris by hand, pour water down the drain and use a plunger, it’s time to turn to a chemical drain cleaner. Learn more about effective ways to clean drains from this article. See more »

How to Solder Copper

Do you know how to solder copper? Find out how to solder copper in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Ultimate Faucet Repair Quiz

The Ultimate Faucet Repair Quiz

Repairing a faucet is easier than it may seem. Take this quiz and the next time you encounter a drip, you'll find yourself repairing a faucet in no time. See more »

The Ultimate Drain Repair Quiz

The Ultimate Drain Repair Quiz

Know how to do drain repairs and you may be the king or queen of your castle. Take this quiz to find out how much you know about how to repair drains. See more »

The Ultimate Drain Cleaner Quiz

The Ultimate Drain Cleaner Quiz

Commercial drain cleaners should be used only while following manufacturers instructions. Take this quiz to find out how much you know about drain cleaners. See more »