The BagPacker is three handy yard tools in one.
Our recent article about energy-recovery ventilators stated that using a “true high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filter” in your forced-air heating or air conditioning system would reduce allergens more effectively than regular filters. But one reader pointed out that this could be dangerous. So we went to the experts for their advice.
While it may seem like an easy fix or prevention method, septic system additives, generally used to kill bacteria, aren’t as effective — or safe — as you would hope.
Save time and avoid blisters and burnout by following these common-sense guidelines this leaf season.
Machine expert Hank Will offers advice on whether to drain the gas tanks of machines that will be idle for a while.
Try these approaches for a stylish, eco-friendly tub and shower.
We use available time in the winter to preform routine maintenance on appliances and tools.
Extend the life of your washer and dryer and save money on repairs with these 10 tips.
One would think a car wouldn't need a mechanical inspection at 5,000 miles. But when you're building a 100-mpg car from scratch, and the builder is meticulous, it's wise to look for problems even when there are no signs of problems.
As winter descends a three-season hoop house is weeded, compost spread, and a straw mulch applied. Next spring will be here soon.
A great way to get more enjoyment in the garden and less work, is to try the ancient concept of a garden Sabbath. That's one day a week where gardening isn't allowed, but communing with nature is.
Simran Sethi reflects on her first summer of yard-care and gardening.
In my quest for the most energy efficient ceiling fan, one model blows the rest away. Now is the time to install ceiling fans for lower electricity bills this summer--here's how.