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eHow    - A very comprehensive site on how to do just about anything, with centers on automotive, careers, electronics, family and relationships, food, health, hobbies, home repair, gardening, personal care, financial, pets, real estate, travel, holidays, along with a newsletter and links to shopping sites.

Ask The Builder - Nationally syndicated newspaper columnist Tim Carter has produced a comprehensive site on repair and maintenance problems. Included are a library of previous columns, answers from readers, a tips section, sources, and links on many different handyman problems.

Better Homes and Gardens Home Improvement Encyclopedia - A keyword searchable, comprehensive site covering topics such as plumbing, wiring, carpentry, decks, masonry and concrete. Also included is a "project estimator" to determine how much to buy in the way of supplies.

DoItYourself.com - Index page with many sites under the general categories: Building How Tos, Repair How Tos, Decorate How Tos, Outdoor How Tos, Lifestyle and Finance How Tos, Estimate How Tos, Forums, and some commercial links.

Fixit Home Page - Informal fix-it information: By Job, By Room, and Quick Tips.

Handy Home Adviser - A searchable database of tips, advice, and information on home maintenance and repair, paint and wallpaper estimators, and the Home Repair Encyclopedia; from Women.com.

The Hints-n-tips Website - A global source of advice and tips on a wide range of topics such as household tips, plumbing repairs, appliance care and repair, gardening, health, vehicle repair, pets, computers.

Home and Garden Home Page - Tutorials on a variety of topics such as reseeding the garden, building a stone wall, wiring a lamp; from Learn2.com.

Home Doctor - Covers such topics as appliance repair, pest control, electrical repairs, energy savings, heating and cooling, lead hazards, painting, sheetrock, plumbing, remodeling, safety; includes FAQs and a newsletter.

Home Improvement Discussion Forums - Individual experts moderate and answer questions in the Home Repairs Forum, the Electrical Forum, the Plumbing Forum, the HVAC Forum, Gardening and Landscaping, Roofing, Flooring, Painting, Faux & Wallcovering Forum, and Tips.

Home Improvement Guide - Do it yourself projects, ask the expert forum, appliance maintenance tips, home improvement tips, gardening, troubleshooting guide, Scott Mosby's Home Improvement Tips, Do it Deck Guide, links.

Home Improvement Message Boards - A message board with many different ongoing discussions on various home renovation topics where one can post a question and others will give answers; from Home Warehouse and Women.com.

Home Maintenance and Repair - Michigan State University Extension Service's page of full text articles, searchable by topic.

House Net - A comprehensive page with dozens of fix-it, how-to, and tips sites organized under the subjects, Home Improvement, Home Decorating, Sewing Ideas, Lawn and Garden, Smart Savings, Real Estate, Shopping.

How-To Projects from Hardware.com - Ceilings, walls, floors, electrical, exterior maintenance, kitchen and bath, paint and wallpaper, plumbing, windows and doors, insulate and weatherize, general.

Indoor Tips - Tipz Time - Indoor household tips for cleaning, including a number of strategies for removing stains from fabrics, floors, appliances, and other areas of the home.

Michael Holigan's How To Library - A keyword searchable, comprehensive site that consists of scripts from Michael Holigan's how-to show, along with shopping links for supplies and project plans.

Mr. Fix-It - Denver radio celebrity Mr. Fix-It (Paul MacGregor) lists his answers to questions on cleaning, doorways, electrical, flooring, insulation, painting and wallcovering, pavement, concrete, mortar, refinishing, roofing, windows.

SierraHome Home Design - How-To Guides - Online advice about plumbing, electrical and phone, decks, essentials, yard structures, house structure.

TipsGalore.com - Tips and how-to information on gardening, household, health, food preparation, tools, pets, computers.

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