How to replace an Ikea clock’s movement
A new mechanism could be purchased, but it would likely be a lot cheaper to just buy a new clock.
 
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How to find a bulb for a Tensor lamp
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How to find missing pieces for an iron bed
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How to turn a felled tree into furniture
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How to repair an heirloom radio
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How to clean wicker outdoor furniture
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How to fix a typewriter or flashlight
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How to copy an old photo in a convex frame
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How to restore an aging wood dining set
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How to care for your books
(The Washington Post, May 14, 2014; 12:54 PM)
 
How to fix a door closer from the 1940s
(The Washington Post, May 7, 2014; 12:11 PM)
 
How to spruce up a dark slate floor
(The Washington Post, April 30, 2014; 12:23 PM)
 
How to clean the gaps between floorboards
(The Washington Post, April 23, 2014; 11:17 AM)
 
How to paint a brass fireplace surround
(The Washington Post, April 16, 2014; 2:06 PM)
 
How to repair a century-old barometer
(The Washington Post, April 9, 2014; 2:14 PM)
 
How to fix a stained shower curtain, and more
(The Washington Post, April 2, 2014; 1:37 PM)
 
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(The Washington Post, March 26, 2014; 12:32 PM)
 
How get a puckered rug to lie flat
(The Washington Post, March 19, 2014; 2:48 PM)
 
How to remove stray paint stains from wood
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2014; 2:43 PM)
 
How to reattach a coffee cup handle
(The Washington Post, March 5, 2014; 12:48 PM)
 
How to fix a silver knife that’s come apart
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2014; 3:00 PM)
 
How to match the colors of different woods
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2014; 3:07 PM)
 
How to: Hang a picture on a plaster wall
(The Washington Post, February 12, 2014; 4:04 PM)
 
How To: Strip and repaint wrought-iron furniture
(The Washington Post, February 5, 2014; 1:20 PM)
 
How to refinish a front door
(The Washington Post, January 29, 2014; 11:33 AM)
 
How To: Replace a basement ceiling
(The Washington Post, January 22, 2014; 12:11 PM)
 
How To: Repair a leather seat
(The Washington Post, January 15, 2014; 12:36 PM)
 
How To: Repair an old copper sign
(The Washington Post, January 8, 2014; 1:34 PM)
 
How to winter-proof your home
(The Washington Post, January 7, 2014; 12:35 PM)
 
How To: Hang plates for display
(The Washington Post, December 31, 2013; 3:54 PM)
 
How to convert an electric fireplace to gas
(The Washington Post, December 18, 2013; 1:42 PM)
 
How to paint a hallway to make it seem wider
(The Washington Post, December 11, 2013; 2:12 PM)
 
Your December home improvement checklist
(The Washington Post, December 4, 2013; 1:57 PM)
 
How to get rid of pencil marks on a wood table
(The Washington Post, November 26, 2013; 2:30 PM)
 
How To: Clean a delicate old chandelier
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2013; 1:27 PM)
 
How To: Fix a buckling carpet
(The Washington Post, November 13, 2013; 12:29 PM)
 
How To: November’s home improvement checklist
(The Washington Post, November 6, 2013; 1:00 PM)
 
How to: Bathroom walls need more than primer
(The Washington Post, October 30, 2013; 11:44 AM)
 
How To: Make closet doors fit; scour clean a stained laundry sink
(The Washington Post, October 23, 2013; 12:50 PM)
 
How to restore an old family photo
(The Washington Post, October 16, 2013; 3:25 PM)
 
How to: Get musty odor out of an old dresser
(The Washington Post, October 9, 2013; 4:13 PM)
 
Your October home improvement to-do list
(The Washington Post, October 2, 2013; 11:56 AM)
 
How to stop fungus in a beloved tree
(The Washington Post, September 25, 2013; 1:46 PM)
 
How to secure heavy shelf and sconces
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2013; 4:52 PM)
 
How to: Make mismatched cabinets match
(The Washington Post, September 11, 2013; 1:07 PM)
 
September’s to-do list
(The Washington Post, September 4, 2013; 12:00 PM)
 
How to: Restore Barcelona-style chairs
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2013; 1:29 PM)
 
How to remove a stain from cultured marble
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2013; 12:40 PM)
 
How to reline a lampshade
(The Washington Post, August 14, 2013; 12:15 PM)