How-To’s & Repairs

If you are looking to repair something in your home or complete your next home remodeling project, LeafFilter has the best step-by-step instructions so that you can complete your project quickly and successfully! In this section, you’ll find DIY crafts and projects, money saving tips and tricks, and remodeling inspiration and ideas.

How to Clean An Air Conditioner Condenser Unit

Now that the summer season is in full spring, you should ensure your air conditioner is in tip-top shape. One way to do so is to properly clean your air conditioner condenser unit. Fortunately, the process of doing so is fairly simple. Keep reading to learn how to clean your air conditioner condenser unit and…Read More

LeafFilter and Home Contingencies

Maybe you’re thinking of buying a house within the next year. Or perhaps you’ve found what appears to be your dream home, and you’re working on finalizing the sale. Maybe you just want to understand home buyers’ expectations so that you’re prepared for selling your own home. Whatever the case may be, you’re in the…Read More

How to Clean Your Grill

Now that the warm weather has finally made its debut, homeowners across the country are excited to get back into grilling outdoors. However, many do not look forward to cleaning their grill and ensuring it’s in tip-top condition before they use it. If you are dreading the daunting task of cleaning your gas or charcoal…Read More

How to Paint Trim

Since painting trim involves painting small surfaces, it can be a real challenge. Fortunately, there are plenty of tips and tricks that can make painting trim easier. Let’s take a closer look at what type of paint you should consider for this project and how you can make your trim look great so that you…Read More

How to Prioritize Fixer Upper Repair Needs

In recent years, purchasing fixer uppers has become very popular. By opting for a fixer upper rather than a move-in ready house, you can enjoy a variety of benefits including a lower mortgage payment, tax savings, quicker equity, the ability to personalize your house as you wish, and the chance to live in an affordable…Read More

Remodeling Projects You May Not Want to DIY

Even if you consider yourself a savvy handyman, there are some remodeling projects that you should avoid tackling on your own. These home remodeling projects should be left to a professional so that you can avoid headaches, costly repairs, and the time it takes to completely redo a project due to errors. LeafFilter recommends that…Read More

Hibernate Your House to Prepare for Winter

Winter is fast approaching, and with the chilly weather comes a number of potential problems for your home. High energy bills, burst pipes, and critters seeking shelter are just a few of the problems homeowners face in the winter months. Check out this list to learn how to hibernate your house, and avoid problems, this…Read More

How to Hang Christmas Lights

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Hanging Christmas lights can really transform the look and feel of your home, making it more festive for the holiday season. When hanging Christmas lights, there are some important steps you should take. In this article, we explain how to hang holiday lights like a pro. Seasonal…Read More

Garage Makeover Tips

Let’s be honest. It’s tempting to use the garage as a place to dump all of your old and rarely used belongings. Fortunately, a few garage makeover tips and tricks can help you take advantage of your garage and turn it into an organized and functional space that you and your family can enjoy. Here’s…Read More

Unique Fireplace Mantel Ideas

It is said that the hearth is the heart of the home. So, if your home has a fireplace, it likely acts as a focal point in your living area. How you decorate your fireplace mantel can set the whole tone of the room. You don’t have to stick with the traditional brick fireplace. There…Read More