How to Install a Whirlpool Tub

Step 1: Planning and prep work for a drop in whirlpool tub Photo 1: Replace leaky shutoff valves Turn off the water to the house at the main valve and replace old, leaky shutoffs. Cut the old valve out with a close-quarters tube cutter. Photo 2: Solder the shutoffs Clean Read More

Bump-Out Addition

Bump-out addition overview: Benefits and planning Building a “bump-out” is a big project that adds only a few square feet to a room. (Here are some other ways to add square footage to your home.) But in some rooms—especially bathrooms—an extra 6 or 7 sq. ft. allows for a complete Read More

Real vs Fake Christmas Tree

It’s a debate for many families during the holiday season—should the Christmas tree be real or artificial? Here’s a look at the pros and cons of having a real Christmas tree vs. an artificial Christmas tree. These are the 10 best real Christmas tree species. Real Christmas Trees The Pros Read More