Month: September 2020

This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey instructs Kevin O’Connor on the basic principles of how a heat pump works. #ThisOldHouse #AskTOH SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse The heart of the heating and cooling system will be a heat pump. This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey uses a mock
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Fall is here and Halloween is fast approaching! Jenna Pilant of Room Bloom Design brought her colorful style, and a clown or two, to her front porch for a festive Halloween display, while participating in The Home Depot’s Halloween Style Challenge. With decorations and some staple items from The Home Depot, Jenna was able to start
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How many of us own a closet that has become an unorganized, cluttered storage space? A lot of us have at least one. Riche Holmes Grant of The Riche Life is sharing how she and her little one turned their cluttered closet space into a cool, neat bookshelf closet. Riche is one of the 2020
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Building a perfect-fit handrail with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva. (See below for a shopping list and tools.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Build a Porch Rail: red cedar beveled handrail [https://amzn.to/2mXuqYU] red cedar 2x2s [https://amzn.to/2nAO0KT] red cedar 2x4s [https://amzn.to/2lss9EP] sliding measuring sticks [https://amzn.to/2lpbUbp] exterior-grade stain [https://amzn.to/2n2ySFG]
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This post and photos may contain Amazon or other affiliate links. If you purchase something through any link, I may receive a small commission at no extra charge to you. Any supplies used may be given to me free of charge, however, all projects and opinions are my own. If you love this, be sure
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This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook and host Kevin O’Connor patch a lawn with grass seed. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for Patching a Lawn With Grass Seed: – Grass seed mixed with coconut-fiber mulch – Granulated lime, used to amend the soil – Lawn fertilizer, for promoting strong roots Tools
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There is no better place to spend the warmer months than on your back deck or patio. Timisha Porcher of Tool Box Divas transformed her neighbor’s deck into an oasis by using Olympic Stain to bring it back to its full potential. Read more for a step-by-step tutorial on staining your deck. With more people home,
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Learn how to remove a stripped screw in a few simple steps. Follow along as our experts demo 5 easy ways to remove stripped screws, including a few budget-friendly options. For more DIY inspiration, check out our Home Basics playlist: https://thd.co/2Tsxsj6 #TheHomeDepot #HomeImprovement #DIY SUBSCRIBE to The Home Depot: http://thd.co/2iib0HE If other methods of removing
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Pink (fiberglass) or Roxul? That is the question! Now, one insulation is not better than the other, they each have their own place and use. But, I am going to share with you when to use which one depending on what DIY home renovation project you’re working on. There are a lot of factors that
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Need more toilet installation details? Read the full how-to article here: https://www.lowes.com/projects/bed-and-bath/replace-a-toilet/project Shop Toilets & Accessories: https://www.lowes.com/c/Toilets-toilet-seats-Bathroom Subscribe to Lowe’s YouTube: http://bit.ly/1blLmvD or head to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/Lowes For more ideas to improve your home, check out Lowe’s How-To Library or our other social media channels: Lowe’s – http://www.lowes.com/how-to-library Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/lowes Twitter – http://www.twitter.com/lowes
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Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to permanently patch a decaying porch post. (See below for a shopping list, tools, and steps.) SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Shopping List for How to Repair a Rotted Porch Post: – 2x4s [https://amzn.to/2Lwm9DJ], used as temporary support posts – Two sawhorses [https://amzn.to/2LoRI3Q] –
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Holiday season this year will be a bit different, especially Halloween. We’re used to dressing up, trick-or-treating from house to house in the neighborhood with family and throwing large, fancy costume parties. Due to social distancing, we unfortunately have to cut back. Luckily, Nickell Morgan of Simply Handmade shared her idea of an intimate, socially
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