Recent Handyman Articles


How to Fix a Noisy Bathroom Fan

Posted by Mel Sherman | Mar 28, 2017

For his utter genius, the guy who invented the noisy bathroom exhaust fan should win the Nobel Prize. With one simple device, he solved two critical issues that had distressed bathroom...


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We Rate 8 Home Maintenance Hacks – Hit Or Miss?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 21, 2017

In the last few years, everybody's become a hacker. No, they’re not busting into computers and stealing state secrets. They’re up to something even more sinister -- persuading...


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How to Prepare Your Home for a Successful Open House

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 28, 2017

Planning to sell your home? In many locations, holding a real estate open house or two is the way to go. It’s a method of bringing in a number of prospective buyers (and sometimes...


How to Fix Rattling Windows

Posted by Mel Sherman | Feb 22, 2017

If you've got rattling windows, you already know how loud and annoying they can be. A loose pane of glass or sash is enough to cause most windows to rattle anytime it's windy or a...


How to Fix a Squeaky Door

Posted by Mel Sherman | Feb 15, 2017

A squeaky door can be irritating - especially if you're sneaking around the house in the middle of the night to fix yourself a sandwich and the rest of the family gets out of bed...