The Best Table Saw for a DIYER

When my father taught me how to use a table saw as a kid, he explained how all the parts worked together so we could professionally rip a board for our DIY projects. In learning how it worked, I gained a respect for tool and always treated it knowing its dangers. I never took a... Read more →

The Best Paint Sprayer for Furniture

If there’s one subject almost all DIY’ers cringe at hearing, it’s painting. Whether talking about the general slop-around brushing, rolling, or *shudder* spraying, the work can seem intimidating and cause general horror and mayhem in the minds of the most stoic DIY’ers. We’re going to break down the process and hopefully ease some of the... Read more →

How to Replace a Thermal Fuse on a KitchenAid Dishwasher

After a long night of washing dishes, our KitchenAid dishwasher (Model KUDS30IXBL1) had no lights the next morning and wouldn’t turn on. I checked the breaker to see if it had tripped, but I found no indication. If the dishwasher had no power, it’s possible the thermal fuse inside has been tripped. One way to... Read more →