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Fix a Sinking Air Conditioner Pad
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Remove a leaky chrome kitchen waste line and replace it with a plastic PVC waste line and trap.
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How to Make a DIY Spice Rack
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Finding the Best Garden Hose
Perform an easy test right in the store!
Fi Sprinkler Systems
Do-it-yourself solutions to irritating irrigation problems.
How to Fix a Leaking Bathtub Faucet
This simple DIY repair saves money and water. Learn how to fix a leaky bathtub faucet.
How to Install Deck Lighting
Low-voltage systems make lighting a deck both safer and easier.
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Low-Voltage Outdoor Lighting
Enjoy the beauty of your landscape (and sure footing) after sunset. Here's how.
How to Install Outdoor Lighting and Outlet
Underground wiring puts light and power anywhere in the yard. We'll show you how to...
Set and Nail Decking Perfectly
Tips and tricks for a great-looking deck
How to Choose and Install Motion Sensor Lighting
Automatic night lighting when and where you need it; learn how to install a motion sensor light