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Consumer Reports
Home Improvement
Home and Garden
Central AC
Gas Furnaces
Water heaters
Lawn mowers

“best cordless hedge trimmer reddit’ gets the best cordless hedge trimmer.”
best canopy reddit
Buy It For Life
The CBD Place

Instruction manuals and user guides –

Family Handyman
Bob Vila
This Old House
Fine Homebuilding
Family Handyman


46 Life Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Appliance Repair
Fort Steuben Appliances
Mike Ribar
438 Market St
Steubenville, OH

Hawk Home Improvements
Ray Scalise

Dominic Cingolani
Dominick’s Master Plumber
PO Box 474
217 Carson Street
Hopedale, OH 43976-0474
Steubenville, OH 43952
Phone: 740-264-7746
Office: 740-937-2149

Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Weirton
Weirton, WV 26062

Dave Buckmaster Plumbing
mobile: 740-275-8739

Paul Richardson
Infinity Electrical Mtce
740-275-7502 • cell
740-632-1846 • cell 2
143 Reichart Ave
Wintersville, OH 43953-4050


Donvernon Heating & Cooling
244 N 4th Street
Steubenville, OH 43952-2104
Phone: 740-283-2657
Fax: 740-283-1021

Washer / Dryer Appliances
How to Install Dryer Vents
How to Upgrade a Dryer Vent – This Old House

Fort Steuben Pre-owned Appliances, Steubenville


Dryer Vents: How to Hook Up and Install Dryer Vents
Indoor vs. Outdoor Dryer Vents: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Benjamin Bowers
Bowers Landscape Design LLC
456 Main Street
Wintersville, OH
740-632-7415 cell

General / Handyman
Here’s Exactly What You Can Expect to Pay a Handyman– Bob Vila


?GoGo Handyman?
143 Canton Rd.
Wintersville, OH 43952

Homol Construction & Home Inc
new roofs, home additions, new builds, and outdoor spaces, including decks, patios, and outdoor rooms
Mike Homol
610 Lauretta Drive
Steubenville, OH 43952

Tree Trimming
Shawn Young (recommended by Russell Jenkins of Home Environment Solutions)
Valley Tree Service
3217 Orchard St
Weirton, WV 26062-4626
cell: 304-670-6023
office: 304-797-8733

Anthony Thomaselli (recc’d by Ben Bowers)
Alpine Tree and Shrub
102 Powers Rd
Weirton, WV 26062

Roof and Gutters
Gutter cleaning
Crystal Clear Window and Gutter Cleaning

Kline Exteriors
8886 Co Rd 186
Dundee, OH 44624

How to Remove Lichen and Moss from your Roof

DIY method to remove Moss and Lichen With Vinegar

Mold & Mildew Removerssearch | Amazon

Products: RMR-86 Instant Mold Stain & Mildew Stain Remover | Wet and Forget

Windows and Doors
Pittsburgh Window and Door
Tom Jones

Simonton Windows
Simonton on YouTube
How to Replace a Pivot Bar on a Double Hung Window
How to Remove a Half Screen on a Double Hung Window

Quality Windows, LLC
3802 Logan Way
Youngstown, OH 44505

Home Energy Audit – Columbia Gas of Ohio

5 Star Insulation LLC
Ray Frye
4850 W Erie Ave.
Lorain, OH 44053

Russell Jenkins
Home Environment Solutions
3200 Pennsylvania Ave, Weirton, WV 26062

Water Testing / Hot Tub
A-1 Pools
Wintersville, Ohio
NEW: 165 Canton Rd
Wintersville, OH

Oliver Pool and Spa
512 Main St
Wintersville, Ohio 43953

Fine Homebuilding
Bob Vila
This Old House

General / Ideas
Bob Vila
28 Reader Tips That Save Time and Money
50 Products for Quick Fixes Around the House
20 Cheap Home Repairs That Could Save You Thousands
19 Home Maintenance Mistakes That Only Take a Minute to Fix

Family Handyman
28 Annoying Home Noises and How to Eliminate Them Forever
PVC Hacks
Dryer Vents: How to Hook Up and Install Dryer Vents
Indoor vs. Outdoor Dryer Vents: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Re-keying every lock in your house all by yourself
Kwikset’s SmartKey

Major Systems
Bob Vila
All You Need to Know About Ventless Fireplaces

Outdoors / Yard
SimTek EcoStone Brown Composite Fence Panel at Home DepotMenards

How to Build a Super Frugal Pergola
Bob Villa
Repairing a Driveway? The Right Solution for Every Surface
The Right Path: 15 Wonderful Walkway Designs
Mosquito Control – 8 Ways You’re Inviting Mosquitoes Home
Landscape Edging Ideas: 12 Easy Ways to Set Your Garden Beds Apart
Rain barrels
Pergola ideas

How to Edge a Garden Bed With Brick

Family Handyman
Retaining Wall
How to Build a Retaining Wall – The simplest, cheapest, back-friendliest retaining wall in history. (up to 48 in. high)

Concrete Repair
Long Lasting Concrete Patch – Ask the Builder
Resurfacing a Sidewalk is Easy to DIY – FH

How to Build a Retaining Wall Allan Block

How to Fix Squeaky Floors, Family Handyman

Doors and Windows
Arch Angle (Ohio)
Vintage Doors – Arch & Round Top Interior & Exterior Entry Doors

Select Blinds

Walls and Ceilings
How to Choose the Right Hanging Hardware – TOH
How To: Hang Things on Plaster Walls

Estate Sale online

Gutters and Roof

Metal Roofs vs. Asphalt Shingles: What Are The Differences? – Family Handyman

Bob Vila
How Long You Can Expect Your Roof to Last
Metal Roofs
Roofing and Siding
The Best Gutter Guards for Your Home
BUT SEEGutter Guards, Gutter Covers, And Gutter Screens-Do They Really Work?
Comparing 7 Roofing Materials for Longevity
Porcelain roof tile – DalTile
GPI Gutter – LaefFree – GutterRX (Joe’s friend Rick)

Sunlan Lighting LED BulbsBulb Identifier | Full Spectrum
Ecolocityledunder cabinet

Water, Filter and Softener

PEX vs. Copper: Which Pipes are Right for My Home?

Steubenville water quality – EWG

– Water Softener
Keep Your Water Softener Healthy, Family Handyman
Fix a Water Softener, Family Handyman

ClearWater Systems of Ohio
1414 Vernon Odom Blvd.
Akron, OH 44320

– Reverse Osmosis: AmazoniSpring RCC7P Reverse Osmosis System, White – iSpring RCC7P High Capacity, Performance-boosted Under Sink 5-Stage Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water Filtration System

– Whole house water filter: iSpring WGB32B-PB 3-Stage Whole House Water Filtration System w/ 20-Inch Big Blue Sediment, Carbon Block, and Iron & Lead Reducing FilteriSpring WGB32B-PB 3-Stage Whole House Water Filtration System w/ Lead Iron & Manganese Reducing Filter
3 filters
– – 1st Stage: 4.5″ x 20″ 5 Micron High-Capacity Polypropylene Sediment Filter (FP25B): Removes dust, particles, rust, and other sediments. Tested by independent third-party to meet NSF/ANSI Standard. (order info)
– – 2nd Stage: 4.5″ x 20″ 5 Micron CTO Carbon Block Filter (FC25B): Removes chlorine, chloramines, pesticides, herbicides, pharmaceuticals, industrial solvents, volatile organic chemicals (VOCs), and various other contaminants. Tested by independent third-party to meet NSF/ANSI Standard. (order info)
– – 3rd Stage: FCRC25B Iron & Lead Reducing Water Filter, High Capacity 4.5″ X 20″ Big Blue. Removes potassium, cesium, magnesium, calcium, strontium, barium, radium, chrome +3, manganese, iron, nickel, copper, silver, zinc, cadmium, mercury, aluminum, tin, and lead. (order info)