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How to Paint Trim
Nothing makes a room pop like freshly-painted trim. It may take more time than ceiling and walls, but you'll see it's time well spent.
Knot Tying for a Rope Tree Swing
Create your own rope tree swing by learning to tie these two simple knots.
Add More Attic Insulation to Save Energy and Beat the Heat
Your home's attic is probably already insulated, but extremely hot or cold weather may be more than a match for the insulation in place. Adding an...
Installing A Tub Surround
Sooner or later every bathroom needs a little work, and the tub and shower enclosure is often the best place to start. The experts at Menards will...
Make Your Steel Door Look Like Wood Grain
Take an ordinary steel door and give it a wood grain finish in a weekend. This video from Menards shows you step-by-step just how to accomplish th...
Chain Link Fence Installation Tips: Installing Posts and Hardware
In this video, Lowe's home improvement expert, Mike Kraft, demonstrates how to install fence posts and hardware for chain link fencing. Presented b...
Vinyl Fence Installation Tips: Installing Posts and Panels
Lowe's home improvement expert, Mike Kraft, demonstrates how to properly install vinyl fence posts and panels. Learn some valuable tricks to make s...
Al Galperin: Go Broncos!
If anyone thinks Al is rooting for Seattle, they're sorely mistaken.
Halloween Light Show: "What Does the Fox Say?"
Over 8,500 lights and roughly 1066 channels of computer animation, but no outdoor speakers! Drivers tune in via FM Radio to hear the sync'd sound a...
US existing home sales jump to 3-year high
U.S. home resales rose in July to their highest level in over three years, suggesting a sharp increase in borrowing costs is having only a limited ...
How To Automate Your Home, and Make Your Computer Work For You!
Learn how to make all your technology work for you, to automate your home.
How to Patch Small Holes in the Wall
Do you need help with patching a hole in the wall? Follow these simple steps from Home Expert Lou Manfredini.
How to Pick the Perfect Weber Grill
Ace Hardware's Home Expert, Lou Manfredini, talks with experts from Weber and a local Ace to show you how to pick the perfect Weber Grill.
How to Choose the Right Paint for the Job
When it comes to painting, the first thing you'll need to consider is what kind of paint sheen you'd like to use and how much of it you need. Ace H...
How to Choose the Right Paint Brush and Roller
Painting is more than just the quality of the paint; it's about the quality of the tools you use, too. Get some tips and advice for choosing the ri...
How to Prep a Room for Painting
Did you know that 90 percent of a great paint job has to do with prep work? Check out these paint prep tips from Ace's Home Expert, Lou Manfredini.
How to Prep Walls for Painting
Here's another painting tip from Ace's Home Expert, Lou Manfredini. Before you put any paint on the wall, you need to prepare it. Here's how:
How to use Painter's Tape
Using painters tape requires a little time, but it's a great way to get professional results. Check out these tips from Ace's Home Expert, Lou Manf...
How to Paint Walls and Ceilings
Professional painters will start by painting the ceilings first, then the walls and finish up with the trim. Learn the methods of the pros and how ...
How to Clean up after Painting
Although oil-backed paints are difficult to clean up, most paints are latex, which means they're water based and you can clean with water. Learn ho...
How to Protect your Deck
Ace Home Expert Lou Manfredini shares helpful tips for protecting and preserving your deck for years to come.
Leadership Impact Series: Best Practices for Recruiting
Regional Service Consultant Jeanne Ratzow hosts this Recruiting Panel with guest speakers Darrin Friedman, Broker/Owner of Real Living At Home and ...
How To Hang Holiday Lights
Don't be daunted by decorating for the holidays! Energy efficient outdoor light sets and clever tools make it so easy to set up and light up any ho...
How To Use A Fire Extinguisher
If a fire started if your home, you've got no time to waste reading the directions on your fire extinguisher. Be ready to use one.
How To Use A Caulk Gun
Caulk has dozens of uses around the house. From sealing off drafts, water leaks, even keeping pests out. That makes the caulk gun one of the most h...
How To Use A Power Drill
A power drill is one of the most helpful tools you can have. With the change of a bit, you can drill holes, drive screws, stir paint, and a whole l...
How To Install A Ceiling Fan
So you've bought a ceiling fan kit, opened the box, and realized that you don't know anything about wires or electricity. No problem, this video wi...
How To Read A Tape Measure
In order tackle any project big or small, you have to be precise with your measurements. In this video, master craftsman Rob North shows how to pro...
How to Fix a Leaky Faucet
A leaky faucet wastes water and can be expensive over the long term. Watch as Master Craftsman Rob North demonstrates how to fix this problem.
How To Hang Curtains and Blinds
Master craftsman Rob North shows how to hang curtains and blinds quickly and easily. Watch how easy it can be to beautify your home by improving y...
How To Stain Wood
Wondering how to properly finish your wood? Master Craftsman Rob North demonstrates what you need to do in order to get the job done right.
How To Fix A Clogged Drain
Is your drain clogged and you don't know what to do about it? Master Craftsman Rob North has you covered.
How To Fix A Small Hole In Drywall
Accidentally create a small hole in your drywall? No problem. Master Craftsman Rob North walks you through the process of fixing it in no time!
How To Fix A Squeaky Floor
Having problems with one of your floor boards squeaking? In this clip Master Craftsman Rob North has a simple and quick solution to solve your prob...
How To Hang A Picture
Are your pictures a little crooked? In this clip Master Craftsman Rob North shows you how to hang a perfectly level picture.
How To Fix A Hole In The Wall
Accidentally put a hole in the wall? Don't worry, Master Craftsman Rob North shows you an easy way to fix it up quick!
How To Clean Siding with a Pressure Washer
Learn how to use a pressure washer to safely remove the thin layer of dirt that can dull your home's siding.
How To Wash Brick with a Pressure Washer
Over time brick can collect dirt, moss, and residue. Learn how to use a pressure washer to get your brick walls looking like new.
How To Wash a Car with a Pressure Washer
If you have a pressure washer, you can skip your trip to the car wash. Learn how to safely use a pressure washer to clean your car.
Quickly banish cooking odors!
In this video, cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, answers the question: how do I remove cooking odors from the kitchen?
How to Descale a Water Kettle
Watch this great video to learn from cleaning expert Melissa Maker, who shows you how to descale a water kettle.
How to Clean a Burnt Pan or Pot
Melissa Maker, cleaning expert, shows you how to clean a burnt pan - they are usually so hard to clean but with this amazing trick, it's easy to ha...
How to Clean Window Sills
In this video, cleaning expert Melissa Maker shows how to clean window sills and window tracks - that build up of grime is so unattractive, but eas...
How to Clean an iPhone, BlackBerry, or Any Touch Screen Phone Properly!
In this video, learn how to PROPERLY clean an iPhone. You can also clean a BlackBerry Torch or clean any touchscreen phone with this trick!
How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances
In this video, cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, shows us how to clean stainless steel appliances in a safe and effectvie way.
How to Clean a Flat Screen TV - LCD or Plasma
In this video, cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, demonstrates how to clean a flat screen TV (i.e. LCD or Plasma).
How to Clean Hardwood Floors
In this video cleaning expert Melissa Maker shows you great tips for cleaning and maintaining your hardwood floors.
Hardwood Floors - Cleaning with Rubbing Alcohol
In this video, cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, discusses how to clean hardwood floors with rubbing alcohol! Who thought, who knew? This is a very c...
Hardwood Floors - 7 Handy Maintenance Tips
In this video, cleaning expert Melissa Maker discuss some general care tips for hardwood floors. They're a big investment, and Melissa explains wha...
Clean Your Self-Cleaning Oven!
Melissa Maker shows how to properly clean a self-cleaning oven - one of the most frequenlty asked cleaning questions for any new home owner.
Learn How to Clean Your Dishwasher
Melissa Maker shows how to clean and maintain your dishwasher - often the most overlooked part of your kitchen.
Remove Pet Hair Off Furniture, Clothing and Linens
Melissa Maker, cleaning expert, pits 3 pet hair removal tools against each other to see which one is best.
Learn How to Clean Your Pillows
Learn the right way to clean your dirty pillows (and how to test them)!
How To Remove Gum - From Hair, Clothing, Carpet and Upholstery
Learn the right way to remove gum! Cleaning expert, Melissa Maker addresses the challenging issue of removing gum from a variety of 'hosts' includi...
Clean an iPad or Tablet Device: Electronics Cleaning Essentials
Wondering the proper way to clean your iPad or tablet devise? Cleaning expert Melissa Maker will show you the right way!
Clean a Keyboard: Electronics Cleaning Essentials
Wondering the proper way to clean your keyboard? Let cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, show you the right way!
How To Clean A Toilet in 3 Minutes
Are you wondering how to properly clean your toilet and want to do it as quickly as possible? This is the video you've been waiting for.
5 Homemade Cleaners! DIY Cleaning Products!
Wondering how to save money and use more natural ingredients to clean your home? Cleaning Expert, Melissa Maker, will show you her 5 favorite clean...
Clean a Remote Control: Electronics Cleaning Essentials
Wondering the proper way to clean your remote control? Let cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, show you the right way!
Clean Your Glass Stovetop!
Cleaning your glass stovetop can be a royal pain. Here is a quick and easy trick that will make cleaning it a whole lot easier!
Clean Your Laptop: Electronics Cleaning Essentials
Looking for the quickest, easiest way to clean your MacBook or PC laptop? Cleaning expert Melissa Maker can help.
Disinfectants vs. Cleaners - Are you Really Disinfecting When You Clean?
Even though you are using a disinfectant, it may NOT be killing bacteria! Want to know the proper way to use a disinfectant? Watch!
Clean Your Reusable Bags!
Do you clean your reusable bags? Probably not. And get this: they are disgusting! Cleaning Expert, Melissa Maker, explains and teaches!
Clean Your Baseball Cap
Curious about how to properly and safely clean your baseball cap / hat? Don't want to shrink or deform it? Well, wonder no more - Cleaning expert M...
Clean Marks Off Your Plates!
Do you have ugly scratch marks all over your plates? Here's an easy fast and cheap way to remove them.
10 Handy Dusting Tips!
Do you want to know how to make your dreaded dusting easier and quicker? Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker shares her 10 favorite dusting secrets with ...
The Best Way to Clean Tarnished Silver
Is your silver looking sad, tarnished and totally unwearable? Cleaning expert, Melissa Maker, has an amazingly effective and inexpensive trick that...
Remove Greasy Fingerprints From Walls!
Greasy fingerprints happen everywhere. Here's amind=blown method for removing them from Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker.
10 Ways to Use Baking Soda for Cleaning
Baking soda is cheap, non-toxic and has dozens of cleaning uses. Cleaning Expert, Melissa Maker, shares her 10 favorite baking soda cleaning tips w...
10 Points of Contact You Need To Clean
Points of contact are those seemingly insignificant places we touch throughout the day and are known harbingers of germs. Learn which ones you need...
DIY Home Deodorizers
DIY Home Deodorizers are easy to make, and easy to use! .
10 Ways to Clean With Vinegar
Learn ten great ways to use vinegar to clean, effectively and naturally.
Treating Red Wine and Gravy Food Stains
The holidays leave many memories, including indelible memories from food stains on your clothing. Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker offers advice on h...
Quick & Easy Shower Cleaning Routine
Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker shares her shower cleaning routine. Follow this to the letter for a faster more effective shower cleaning experience.
Clean Your Shower Curtain & Mat
Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker shares her shower mat and curtain cleaning routine.
Clean Your Cleaning Tools
Cleaning tools need to be cleaned, too! Melissa Maker shares her tips and tricks for keeping everything clean.
Clean Your Cutting Board
Cutting board, chopping block, whatever you call it, they get nasty over time. Learn how to clean, disinfect and season them right here, right now!
What is Oxygen Bleach (OxiClean)?
Curious about what oxygen bleach is? Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker investigates Oxiclean to find out if it is as good as they say it is in the info...
Remove Stickers from Glassware
So, according to the internet, there are a million different home remedies to remove price stickers (price tags) from glassware. Cleaning Expert Me...
Clean Your Room - The Best Room Cleaning Tutorial
In this video, Cleaning Expert Melissa Maker shows her amazing, tried and true room cleaning method. It will make cleaning your room a breeze.
How To Add Curb Appeal to your Home
Learn how you can spruce up your front porch and add some serious curb appeal to your home.
Revive your Curb Appeal by Painting Your Front Steps
Painting a home's front steps can revive your curb appeal for very little money and effort. Learn how!
How to Make Custom Stencils and Paint Like a Pro with Stencils
Create your own custom stencils and learn to paint with them so you get a clean line every time with these tips and tricks from Lowe's Creative Ide...
How to Create a Faux Hand Painted Tile Backsplash
Love the look of hand painted tile? Try this easy DIY alternative that you can paint in an afternoon.
How to Make a Fruit Bowl from Wood Dowels
Learn how to create a fun and easy fruit bowl using wooden dowels and hot glue with these step by step instructions from Lowe's Creative Ideas.
Decorative Birdhouse Plans and Instructions
Create a beautiful decorative birdhouse out of wood veneer with these step by step instructions from Lowe's Creative Ideas.
How to Add Quick Color with Annuals
Add quick color to your garden by adding annual flowers in a variety of creative ways with these tips from Lowe's.
How to Grow a Four Season Garden
Learn how to create a four season garden that will look beautiful all year round with these tips from Lowe's.
Use Garden Plants in your Landscaping
Learn how to add edible plants like herbs, vegetables and fruits to your garden or landscape with these four helpful tips from Lowe's.
What are Perennials?
Want to get a great return on your garden investment? Pick perennials! Perennials live for multiple seasons and provide year-round color.
How to Add Vines to Your Landscape
Vines add fast-growing vertical dimension to your landscape or garden. Choose the best vines for your yard with these tips from Lowe's.
Low Maintenance Landscaping
If you want to spend more time enjoying your garden then you need a low maintenance garden. Make your garden easier to care for with these low main...
How To Mulch
Learn how to mulch to protect your soil and nourish your plants with these tips from Lowe's.
How to Revive a Tired Summer Garden
Revive a tired garden or landscape with these tips from Lowe's expert William Moss.
Learn how to Stake Perennials
Learn how to stake tall perennials to keep them from falling over in your garden with these tips from Lowe's gardening expert, William Moss.
How to Protect Evergreens in Winter
Protect your evergreen plants and trees from the frost and winter weather with these tips from Lowe's gardening expert, William Moss.
Deck Design Ideas for an Affordable Deck Makeover
If your deck is a little dull, try these creative deck design ideas to make it more appealing.
When to Plant Beans
If you want to grow beans, you need to be sure to sow the seeds in late spring.
When to Plant Beets
Beets are really popular because they're super easy to grow and you can eat almost the whole plant. You should plant the seeds in the spring or lat...
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