By Clint C. Thomas, Esq. Photography by Zoe Thomas Window glass breaks. It breaks for a variety of reasons. Broken windows can be the result of storm damage, a careless child with a ball, vandalism, or as is often the case with rental property, the result of rough living. Fortunately, many window glass repairs can be […]
New windows offer some big advantages for homeowners. Replacement units offer smooth operation, tasteful decorative options, more energy efficiency and less routine maintenance. The problem is that new windows are expensive, and contractors charge nearly as much to install them as the units cost to purchase. Although a DIY’er can save money by doing the work, depending on the size […]
Anyone can paint, but not everyone can paint well. Avoid these common mistakes on your next painting project. 1. Tone it down. If you’re considering a bold, vivid color for a big project, think about going a couple of shades lighter. Viewing colors on a small paint swatch can give a different visual impact […]
Who doesn’t love a new way to break stuff? By Matt Weber
By Larry Walton Making Machines Ready for the Long, Cold Winter
It’s that time again—the holidays. As matter of fact, “that time” seems to arrive earlier every year and if retail stores were to have their way we would all be Christmas shopping in July. So it’s never too early to consider gift ideas for your favorite home-improvement enthusiast. The EHT staff has compiled some […]
By Tim Walton We’ve all heard that impressive, at least to motorheads, roar of a loud diesel exhaust. There’s no doubt that this type of pipe offers plenty of air flow, but your neighbors may not appreciate such an exhaust system if they hear it every day. Recently my uncle bought a pickup […]
By Michael Morris Photography by Daniel Morris Off-the-shelf woodworking jigs help build this flat-screen TV cabinet.
By Matt Weber How to Build a Sectional Entertainment Center with Pocket-hole Joinery.
By Clint C. Thomas From managing time to managing finances, here are some tips to streamline your next remodel.