DIY Articles & Tips

Keep your grill clean so you can keep the party going this summer. Find out what popular grill hacks actually work. What do onions, coffee and aluminum foil all have in common? Supposedly they’re all great cleaners for your grill. But do they... Read more .

Is your washer or dryer acting up? Our video playlist has easy-to-follow solutions for the most common laundry problems. Love it or loathe it, laundry is a fact of life. Here are some of our most popular Appliance Maintenance Quick Tips videos to... Read more .

Do coffee filters and newspaper actually work to clean windows? Is a DIY glass cleaner better than store bought? We’re testing popular window cleaning hacks to find out! Cleaning your windows can be a pain. To help make the job easier, we’re... Read more .

Cleaning granite countertops may seem like a lost cause. Don’t worry: A granite stain isn’t necessarily permanent. Wine glasses can leave pesky ring stains on your nice countertops — especially if you’ve been drinking red wine. Scrubbing the... Read more .

Learn how to determine if your snow blower issues are something you can fix yourself, if it’s time to call an expert or if you should plan on purchasing a new one. The weather outside is frightful — or at least getting there. It’s time to prep... Read more .

Window cleaning doesn’t have to be a tedious task. Make it fun and efficient with these window-cleaning hacks. A smudge, fingerprint or dirt spot on your home’s windows can disrupt a beautiful view. But if you’re like most people, cleaning those... Read more .

Are your appliances ready for the holidays? Make sure your fridge, oven, and dishwasher are at peak performances level before guests arrive. The holidays are right around the corner, and whether you’re cooking Thanksgiving dinner for the masses,... Read more .

If you’re selling your home, there are certain renovations you can undertake to help increase your asking price — without breaking the bank. If you’re planning to stay in your home for the next 10 to 15 years, you don’t need to worry too much... Read more .

If you are wondering how to choose a cooling unit or heating system or brand you may need to ask yourself some questions and evaluate just exactly what is most important to you. Sears Home Services can help you prioritize your most important... Read more .

Here’s how to inspect your roof to help to prevent leaks and save energy — and how to know when it’s time for a new roof. Roof damage leaves you quite literally open to exposure. You might face costly repairs if leaks cause water damage and mold.... Read more .