Unclogging Your Air Conditioning Condensate Drain Line The Easy Way
It's getting to that time of year when you will begin using and relying on your Air Conditioning system again, and it's important to make sure that you’re a/c systems' condensate drain line is clear. A clogged A/C condensate drain line can cause an enormous amount of water damage to your home if left untreated Up until now, clearing that condensate drain line required cutting the line near the air handler drain pan and blowing out the line with either a water hose…
The Buyer’s Guide to Hoses, Hose Valves, and Hose Hardware
If you’re reading this guide to buying fire hose, it’s likely your department’s current hose inventory is either old or worn out and needs to be replaced. That’s OK. Better safe than sorry. Not to be dramatic, but equipping your station with the right fire hose can have life or death consequences for the firefighters w
How to Repair a Hose with a Hose Mender
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How to Insulate a Shipping Container
As the popularity of shipping container structures increases, either for housing, shelters, job-site offices, or other uses, the need to insulate a shipping container is
Hose Reel 101
The right hose reel is one of many essential tools to help keep your favorite outdoor spaces organized and enjoyable. This guide (with reel and hose types and a handful of helpful hints) has everything you need to pick and use the right hose reel for you.
Just How Hosed Are We?
Go behind the numbers and the very fabric of the nation is shifting from groups that have and spend to groups that have not and don't. Not so good for recovery.
How To Insulate Your Garage
Cellulose Insulation - How to Blow Cellulose Insulation into Your Attic Cathedral - Vaulted Ceilings FIX - Upgrading to Cellulose Insulation Cellulose Insulation - How to Install Blown Insulation by Yourself How to Install Insulation around Electrical Outlets and Light Switches Overcoming Fiberglass Insulation's 3 Main Problems Killing Toxic Black Mold - How to Safely Remove Mold Sealing a Chimney - How to Create an Air…
Your Guide To Insulating An Attic
Attic insulation is key to your overall insulation health. Use ImproveNet's attic project guide to see all there is to know about attic insulation. Then, connect with insulation contractors for free!
How to Insulate a Garage Door
How to insulate a garage door is a fairly easy DIY project for most homeowners. Here’s how to do it, plus tips on garage insulation kits.
Tips for Insulating Older Homes
A lot of energy efficiency fanatics would have you believe that every old house is paving the road to Armageddon, and the only salvation is to wrap and pump it full of as much insulation as you can find. They would also like to see everyone ride bikes to work and adopt a vegan diet. The problem with extremist views like this is the absence of balance. I’ve been a green building advocate for decades because, unlike any of the single-issue approaches, green…
How to Insulate Outdoor Faucets
How to Insulate Outdoor Faucets. Outdoor faucets are commonly located around the perimeter of a home to provide easy access for water. Hoses are often connected to faucets for watering lawns, gardens, landscapes and for washing cars. During winter months it is necessary to properly insulate and protect outdoor faucets from low temperatures that...
How To Insulate A Garage Door
The winter is not the only time homeowners should think about their home insulation. Insulation is a year-round job and that means homeowners need to make sure
The Best Way to Insulate a Foundation
Nethaniel Ealy, a builder in Idaho who's about to pour a concrete basement foundation, is trying to come up with insulation and waterproofing details that will be effective and within the budget. The current plan is to place 2 inches of extruded polystyrene (XPSExtruded polystyrene.
Hose Holder for the Garden DIY
Good Morning! I hope you all had a great weekend! We had some beautiful weather here, so I tackled a few projects that have been on my list. Yesterday I threw t
What Can I Insulate?
If you are planning to update your insulation, you will want to choose the best location. Here are some of the best places to consider.
Garden Hose Buying Guide
What Garden Hose Should I Buy It is that time of year, when you prepare for spring by pulling out your lawn and garden essentials and taking stock of your supplies. This often includes grabbing your old garden hose and realizing it’s time to buy a new one. With all the new technology for garden hoses, you may be asking yourself, “which garden hose is best?” or “what kind of garden hose should I buy?” As a result, we have created a simplified…
How to Repair a Hose Bibb
Replacing hose bibbs can be tricky! We recommend calling a professional like Garvin’s Sewer Service in Denver, CO for expert plumbing repair services!
Why Seal and Insulate?
Improve Your Energy Efficiency at Home. Use our Home Improvement Toolbox to save money and help protect the environment without sacrificing comfort.
How to Insulate Your Home
Around half of all your heat can escape if your home is not properly insulated. Instead of turning up the thermostat, get insulated! This guide will show you how to insulate your home, saving you hundreds on your energy bills, as well as...
How to Insulate an Attic
Insulate your attic to keep your heating and cooling from going through the roof, along with your monthly budget!