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How to Build a French Drain

How to Build a French Drain

If you're having problems with standing water in your yard or a leaky basement, improper drainage is the culprit. Fix your water draina...

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Hear a Hammer in Your Pipes?

It's that noise when you quickly turn off the shower or sink faucet.

School's In Session

School's In Session

It's back to school for a West Virginia couple who move into an old schoolhouse.

Fortune Factory

Fortune Factory

A Chicago factory becomes a colorful home.

When a Backdraft Blows the Pilot Light Out

Water heater problem may have simple solution, expert says.

A Grain Studio

A Grain Studio

A granary becomes a sculptor's home and studio.

5 Tips for Rewiring an Old House

Bring a classic house up to modern electrical standards with this checklist.

Pool-Area Safety is No Shallow Feat

Though constant attention to children and pool safety education are essential to residential pool safety, sometimes hazards arise from ...

Say Cheese

Say Cheese

An old cheese warehouse becomes a spacious, colorful home.

Living in the Lockup

Living in the Lockup

Rosemary and Ron Rhoden spend a lot of time in jail, but they don't have criminal records. They converted the old Morton County Jail in...

Tips On Patching Plaster

Many older homes still have plaster walls and ceilings and it's common for the plaster to crack.


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