Appliances make your life easier—and run on electricity. Learn how to safely maintain, repair, and install major and minor appliances in every room of your home—from ovens to dryers to microwaves and more—yourself.
removing a dishwasher
How to Remove a Dishwasher
Refrigerator light closeup
How to Fix a Faulty Refrigerator Light
A garbage disposal up-close with the words Food Waste Disposal.
Free Your Garbage Disposal
Baking coil in electric oven being replaced by hand
When Your Oven Stops Heating, You May Be Able to Fix it Yourself
installing a dishwasher
Learn How to Install a New Dishwasher
Power cord being connected with screwdriver to electric range on back of oven
Installing a Power Cord for Your Electric Range
View of a kitchen worktop and oven with spices and utensils
What to Do When Your Oven Won't Heat Up
dryer duct types illustration
Is Your Dryer Vent Pipe Safe and Legal?
closeup of dishwasher
Different Methods for Dishwasher Drain Connections
Receptacle with a 4-prong secured to the wall
4-Prong Dryer Outlet Wiring and Requirements
Plumbing repairs
How To Install A Water Hammer Arrester
Yellow dryer vent hooked up in tight space
How to Hook Up a Dryer Vent in a Tight Space
Tidy laundry room
How to Choose the Right Washing Machine Hose to Prevent Leaks
garbage disposal
How to Fix Common Garbage Disposal Problems
4-prong cord
How to Change an Electric Dryer Plug From 3-Prong to 4-Prong
Gas stove top with black burners and stainless steel in kitchen
How to Safely Shut off the Gas to Your Stove Using the Shutoff Valve
Residential Water Heater
What Are Some Basic Tips for Wiring Electric Water Heaters?
Washing machine inlet valve
How to Repair a Washing Machine Water-Inlet Valve
Under the sink.
How to Attach a Plug-In Cord to a Garbage Disposal
Built in Dishwasher
Dishwasher Air Gap and High Loop Options
Everything You Need to Know About Garbage Disposals
Residential water filtration
Fix Your Water Heater with an Easy Thermocouple Replacement
Close-up of a woman with a laundry basket washing clothes
How Much Does It Cost to Run an Electric Dryer?
Kitchen interior
Reversing a Refrigerator Door Is Easy
Close up of a grill inside oven
Easy Fix: Replace Your Gas Oven Ignitor Safely and Get Cooking Again
New dishwasher installed in kitchen
How to Install a New Dishwasher, Drain Line, and Electrical Connection
Mature man looking into refrigerator while standing at kitchen
11 Ways to Increase the Efficiency of Your Refrigerator
Ice maker
Installing a Refrigerator Ice Maker
Interior of real laundry room with washing machine at window at home
Prevent Fires by Cleaning Your Dryer Vent
Electrical cord installed in back of dryer machine with screwdriver
How to Hook up a Dryer Cord in 5 Easy Steps
Clothes tumbling in an open dryer.
These Are the Causes of Electric Dryer Outlet and Cord Failures
RotoZip Rotosaw
Why You'll Want the RotoZip RotoSaw for Remodeling
Dryer Vent Tube
How to Install a Dryer Vent
close up of washing machine
Learn How to Install a Washing Machine
Orange in a garbage disposal
Tips for Garbage Disposal Maintenance