Month: January 2020

Pro painting tip #1: Don’t skip the prep. Monica Mangin from “The Weekender” walks through the tips and tricks to getting a high-quality finish on your next painting project. Ready to paint? Watch Monica’s next video here: https://youtu.be/Prp1Kt0XNkY Tools & materials: Plastic sheeting – https://low.es/2SREzER Canvas drop cloth – https://low.es/2ST9mRG 5-in-1 tool – https://low.es/2SZFO57 Spackle
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If you’re in the market for home heating, you have two main choices: a heat pump or a furnace. At one time, this was a fairly simple decision based on climate. If you lived in a region with mild weather, a heat pump was a better choice, while those living in colder areas needed a
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About RCN Internet Launching in 1993, RCN Internet has grown to become a top provider of internet plans, digital TV and phone services. The company is currently serving Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. Their internet services are ideal for internet home networking, streaming, watching TV online and Wi-Fi. Their internet
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Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O’Connor use stair treads to create a simple bookshelf in Build It. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse About Build It: This Old House general contractor Tom Silva, This Old House host Kevin O’Connor, and special guests including Jimmy DiResta, take you through step-by-step
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Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey improves the taste and odor of municipal drinking water with a whole house filtration system that includes a sediment filter and a granulated activated carbon filter. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse Time: 2-3 hours Cost: $1,000 Skill Level: Moderate Tools List: Tubing Cutter Fitting
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Artificial grass gives the look of a real lawn without the all the maintenance. Watch to learn how to install artificial grass yourself, or inquire about professional artificial turf installation services from The Home Depot. #TheHomeDepot #HomeImprovement #DIY SUBSCRIBE to The Home Depot: http://thd.co/2iib0HE About The Home Depot: How doers get more done. We’re helping
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Did you update your bathroom? Revamp your kitchen? Install new flooring? We would love to share your project, big or small! Send us what you did and our editorial team will consider it for our “My Fresh Home” series, which will be published every Thursday. Check out our submission instructions at the bottom of the page. Today
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Collect this idea S_Photo / Shuttershock Keeping a home comfortable in all seasons and weather conditions is the goal of every homeowner. This often means installing efficient HVAC systems, like furnaces and air conditioners. But old or porous windows can render even the most high-quality HVAC system ineffective and cost you money. So before you
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Understanding the differences among choices for the carpenter’s favorite with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva. SUBSCRIBE to This Old House: http://bit.ly/SubscribeThisOldHouse About This Old House TV: This Old House is the No. 1 multimedia home enthusiast brand, offering trusted information and expert advice through award-winning television, a highly regarded magazine, and an information-driven
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Collect this idea Ductless air conditioning units are a great alternative to installing new ductwork in older homes, which can cost upwards of $5,000 for larger homes. While ductless AC units are more costly compared to central cooling systems, they are an effective way of saving on home’s energy costs, as they can be installed
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