Bob Vila

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About

Bob Vila is America’s Handyman. As a TV host, author, builder and historic preservationist, he has been heavily involved in construction and remodeling for the better part of a half century.

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How To Get Rid Of Pantry Moths

How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths

5 Things to Know Before You Replace a Garage Door Spring

6 Things to Know Before You Replace a Garage Door Spring

A person is repairing a burst pipe in a damaged wall.

How to Turn Off Water to Your House

Solved! Does Grass Seed Go Bad?

Solved! Does Grass Seed Go Bad?

A brown stink bug clings to outdoor siding.

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs in Your House

How to Clean Windows, Inside and Out

How to Clean Windows

Rake used on lawn fungus.

Solved! What to Do About Lawn Fungus

Handsome young man indoors cleaning a black-paned window.

How to Remove Scratches From Glass: DIY Hacks That Work

Man using wire tool to clean rust.

How to Remove Rust From Tools

Rubber gloves, drain unclogger, and dish soap inside a white bathtub.

How to Unclog a Bathtub

Person using tool to cut plexiglass.

How to Cut Plexiglass

Sharpening an orange hedge trimmer on work bench with work gloves on.

How to Sharpen Hedge Trimmers