If you can't open your electric garage door when the power goes out, this video will show you how to manually open your garage door. It is pretty easy to do, and only takes a second. Video: .
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Here is a quick video that will show you how to adjust or smoothen a high spot on a cement board floor joint. There are a few different ways to do this, you may fill the crack in, but if you are just laying down a floating vinyl floor this method will be fine. Video: .
Learn How To change your mechanical bathtub drain stopper to a step on style bathtub drain stopper. It is pretty easy to do, and will help toy keep the water from leaking out of the tub and down the drain. Video: .
This video will show you how to replace a bathtub drain shoe gasket. It is common for the bathtub drainl to leak over time and could cause water damage to the surrounding area if not taken care of. Video: .
This video will show you how to replace the gasket on your bathtub overflow drain tube. This gasket tends to leak over the years, and can cause a lot of water damage. If it leaks it should be replaced. This video will show you how to perform the repair. Video: .
This video will show you how to replace a bathtub drain and gasket. This method will help to resolve leaks that you may have in the drain area of your bathtub. Video: .
This video will show you How-To install a toilet using a wax ring to seal the base of the toilet to the toilet flange. We also will show you how to put the tank on your toilet and connect it to the water supply. Video: .
Learn how-to adjust the engine idle speed on your Ariens Deluxw 28 snowblower. By adjusting the idle it may help to cure the surging issue that you are having. I will discuss how-to adjust the speed as well as adjusting the choke to help get rid engine surging issues. Video: .
In this video we will show you how to cut the cast iron cleanout T in a sewer or drainage pipe so you can convert the old cast iron pipe in your home to PVC. PVC allows the waste to flow a lot faster and easier due to the smoothness of the insides of the plastic pipe. The cas ...more
Working on a pluming project and removing old cast iron pipe from our house so we can change it to PVC. We will show you how to break apart the old cast iron fittings and sewer pipe in you home with some basic hand tools. It came apart pretty easily for us, and only took a fe ...more
If your Carlin oil burner is locked and has the red and orange or amber lights illuminated, this video will show you how to electronically unlock the ignition so that your burner will operate and become fictional. Video: .
This video will show you how to perform a quick repair on a plumbing leak in your home. We had a waste pipe for the kitchen sink let go in the basement. This video will show you the quick and easy plumbing repair that we made. Video: .
This video will show you how to remove an old cast iron bathtub from your bathroom. We used a few different techniques to safely remove this heavy old tub from our house. Video: .
Learn how to primer and glue PVC pipe together to make repairs and connect PVC pipe together. PVC is a common material used in most homes today, this video will show you how easy it is to work with this material and how it is glued together and connected. Video: .
This video will show you how to use a lemon to naturally clean the sink and bathtub in your bathroom. This works great! Video: .
This video will show you how to change, and replace the light bulb sockets in the tail lights of your 99-04 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Typically what happens is that you may experience a light out in the tail light of your Jeep Grand Cherokee. When you remove the socket and go to r ...more
This video will show you how to install a new floating vinyl floor. Over the years floating vinyl flooring has come a long way. The imitation wood grain flooring that we are installing in this video looks just like hardwood flooring without the expense of a real hard wood flo ...more
This video will show you how to clean the back of your pellet stove and also how to install a new door gasket. Video: .
This video will shown you how to replace a broken hinge on a kitchen cabinet door. You can use this video to fix, repair or change the hinges on your cabinet if you would like to change them to a different style. Basic hand tools can be used to perform this repair. I use a co ...more
Learn how to replace your old sillcock valve on the outside of your house. We use a new frost free Shark Bite valve to make the job fast and easy! Video: .
If you are new to camping and are wondering how to fill the fresh water storage tank on your RV, it is pretty simple. There is a fill outlet on the exterior of your RV that you can use to fill the fresh water storage tank with your hose. This video will show you what to look ...more
If you are new to RVing, and you are not sure how to empty the black and gray water tanks on your camper or motor home, this video will show you what to do and what to look for while trying to empty your storage tanks. Video: .
Is your engine light on in your Jeep. Here is a really easy way to pull and read the stored engine code on your 99-04 Jeep Grand Cherokee. This method only takes a few seconds to perform, and you do not need to have a ODBII scanner. Video: .
If you are getting a cylinder misfire code on your 99-04 Jeep Grand Cherokee, chances are that on or more of the coil packs have gone bad. In this auto repair video we will show you what needs to be done to change the ignition coil on your 4.0 6 cylinder Jeep Grand Cherokee. ...more
Usually when the fill valve goes bad on your toilet, you will hear the sound of water constantly running. While the sound of running water can be extremely annoying, a leaky fill valve may also cost you quite a bit of money and really rack up the charges on your water bill. ...more
If you have a car, truck, ATV, or snowblower one things is certain, at some point you will need to grease them with a grease gun. My video will show you how to load a grease gun with a new cartridge. This may seem like an easy thing to do, but if you haven't done this before ...more
Learn How To grease the gear box in your Ariens Deluxe snowblower. This should be the same on the Ariens Deluxe 24, 28, 30. Ariens builds an impressive line of snowblowers. It is a brand that has been around for years, and had become known for their quality and craftsmanship. ...more
Are you tired of getting zapped while working on home electrical projects. This electrical current tester will indicate if the electrical connection is live, so that you can safely work on the circuit. Video: .
This video will show you how we litter box trained our pet rabbit. They are pretty smart animals and it was not that hard to do. In the video we explain a couple of things that we had tried while letting out pet rabbit adjust to his new home. At first the cage smelled, but th ...more
This video will show you how to store an above ground swimming pool sand filter for the winter. We will show you all the steps that needs to be taken in order to drain the pool filter of water, and the correct setting to place the pool filter valve on. Video: .
Have you ever lost a small piece of jewelry in a swimming pool such as a diamond that fell out of a ring, or maybe an earring. This video will show you how I found and recovered a diamond that fell out of our ring and into our pool. Video: .
Check out my famous French pancakes. This video will show you how to make them. Perfect pancakes for camping! Video: .
Have you ever wanted to borrow or use someone's RV for the weekend, but you weren't exactly sure what to turn on or off. This video will show you what to turn on if you are using a seasonal RV, and how to close it for the weekend, by emptying the black and gray water tanks Vid ...more
Having the slide out leak on your RV is always a frustrating experience. As a seasoned camper, we have had, and have been around many campers. If you are experiencing a water leak around the edges of you RV slide out, or bump out, this video will show you a few things to look ...more
An automotive test light is a very handy tool to help diagnose electrical issues on many different things. A test light can help you to narrow down and pinpoint a problem on and electrical circuit on your automobile, camper, RV, boat and even a utility trailer. This video wil ...more
There are many different valve settings on a pool filter. Filter, backwash,rinse,winter, recirculate settings all perform different functions when used to maintain your swimming pool. This video will explain how to use them. Video: .
To build a patio out of crushed stone you will need crushed stone, edging to hold the stones in and a level surface. This video will show you what I used to create a fast easy to do patio that didn't break the bank. Video: .
This video will show you how to check a utility trailer wheel for a bad wheel bearing. Video: .
This video will show you a few different things to try to get your utility trailer to stop bouncing while being towed. Video: .
This video will show you how to tighten a loose top rail on an above ground swimming pool. Video: .