Home DIY

Whether you're fixing a broken pipe or installing new cabinets, home DIY is an important aspect of living in a house. Check out these home DIY articles.

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If your sliding glass door is too difficult to open or it's just very noisy, the rollers probably need fixing. Learn about how to repair sliding glass door rollers in this article.

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If one of your home's circuit breakers keeps tripping under normal use, it may be a sign of a faulty part. In this article, we'll tell you how to diagnose and replace an old breaker and keep your home running smoothly.

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You just bought a new dishwasher and would like to install it yourself. Learn about how to install a dishwasher in this article.

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You'd like to figure out how to make pleated drapes. In this article, we will show you how to make pleated drapes.

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You would like become an electrician, and are wondering how to learn about electrical wiring. This article will teach you how to learn about electrical wiring.

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You want to learn how to catch the mouse that seems to be sharing your house with you. This article will tell you how to catch a mouse.

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Your ceiling fan is wobbly and appears to be coming loose. Find out how to fix a wobbly ceiling fan in this article.

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You'd like to build a pavilion in your backyard, so your family will have a shady place to sit. Learn about how to build a pavilion in this article.

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You're beginning do lot of construction around your house and would like to build a table saw stand. This article will show you how to build a table saw stand.

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You'd like to build a tree stand before deer-hunting season begins, but are not sure how. Learn about how to build a tree stand in this article.

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You'd really like to learn how to build an ant farm for your children. Here's how to build and ant farm.

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Maybe you can't adopt squirrels as pets, but you can build squirrel feeders for them. Read this article to learn how to build a squirrel feeder.

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You have the space in your living room for a fireplace and now you want to build one. Learn how to build a fireplace in this article.

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If you want to save money on heating costs, consider learning how to switch your heater's mechanical thermostat to a digital replacement. This article shows you how to convert a heater thermostat to digital.

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You'd like to build a handicap ramp so your house will be wheelchair accessible. Learn about how to build a handicap ramp in this article.

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Household drafts are not only unpleasant, they're expensive. Learn about how to find drafts in your house in this article.

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Learning how to remove paint from metal is the first step to getting your metal items ready to be repainted. Learn about how to remove paint from metal in this article.

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A great way to give your bedroom a face lift is to make a padded headboard for your bed. This article will tell you how to make a padded headboard.

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It's very important to know how to prevent electrical shock. Learn about how to prevent electrical shock in this article.

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You want to hang a TV with no wires showing, but you're not sure how to do it. Learn about how to hang a TV with no wires showing in this article.

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You'd like to learn how to install a four way switch to be able to turn a light on and off from different corners of the room. Here's how to install a four way switch.

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You need to install a smoke detector, but you're not sure how to do it. Learn about how to install a smoke detector in this article.

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The roof needs replacing and you'd like to install a metal roof. Learn about how to install metal roofing in this article.

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You want to install storm windows, but you're not sure how to do it. Learn about how to install storm windows in this article.

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Want to learn how to reset a circuit breaker? It's easy to get your devices back up and running after a circuit breaker trips.

By Talon Homer