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from The Prairie Homestead

How to Use Diatomaceous Earth

The definitive post on diatomaceous earth! Learn how to use diatomaceous earth for its health benefits and around your home and homestead.

from This Old House

Inside an Electrical Outlet

A cracked, loose, or (ouch!) shocking electrical receptacle is a candidate for replacement. But before you head out shopping for a new one, know what to ask for and how to connect everything safely. | Illustration: Harry Campbell |

from This Old House

How to Install a Basement Laundry

Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner install a washer and dryer in his basement.

from This Old House

Fix Now, Save (A Lot) Later

Another pinner said: I wish I had seen this years ago!! Tape before caulking. Smooth out with finger. Then peel off the tape immediately, before it dries.#Repin By:Pinterest for iPad#

from The Family Handyman

How to Replace a Toilet

How to Replace a Toilet. Tips for a trouble-free, leak-free installation. Will need this one day

from Listotic

27 Easy Remodeling Ideas That Will Completely Transform Your Home (On a budget!)

#13. Transform a wall in your home with recycled wood. -- 27 Easy Remodeling Projects That Will Completely Transform Your Home

from This Old House

47 Skills You Need to Survive Homeownership

47 Skills You Need to Survive Homeownership - Don't get caught with your toolbelt down—learn these techniques and tackle any household emergency with ease.