Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • DIY Security Light Installation Tips & Tricks

    If you've ever had your home broken into, you know the sense of violation it leaves behind. Homes are private spaces, and they're supposed to be free of public intrusion.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Jul 1, 2019
  • DIY Tips For How To Add A Phone Line To Your Home

    If you want to install more than one phone line in your home to keep it from getting tied up, you can usually install two separate phone lines from your existing wiring if you already have relatively modern telephone wiring.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Feb 9, 2016
  • DIY Tips For Mounting A Flat Screen TV

    After a long day of work, it’s hard to want to accomplish anything other than clearing your DVR. Well, I am here to make your TV viewing experience even more enjoyable by showing you exactly how to mount a flat screen TV.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 1, 2014
  • 8 Reasons DIY Is Not For You

    There are always those homeowners who think they have what it takes to compete with the big boys in the contracting arena. Good thing for us, someone caught them all on tape.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jul 7, 2014
  • How To Ground Two Wires Coming To Each Outlet & Switch

    The National Electrical Code (NEC) requires homeowners and electricians to install grounding-type receptacles on 15A and 20A branch circuits.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author May 12, 2014
  • DIY Tips For How To Remove A Stuck Broken Light Bulb

    Safety should always be a top priority when removing a stuck broken light bulb for two reasons.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Apr 2, 2014
  • DIY Tips For How To Install A New Light Switch

    In order to replace a defective light switch, you will need two screwdrivers of differing sizes and a wire stripper. It is not difficult to replace one as long as you remember where each wire goes.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Mar 31, 2014