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What Jewelry Can You Wear in the Shower: A Complete Guide

Whether or not you can shower with jewelry on can be a confusing topic. Some metals can be worn in the shower, while some should absolutely not see the inside of your bathroom. Others may incur some damage...

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Can You Shower with KT Tape On?

If you’ve met any athletes, you’ve probably seen them with strips of tape along their shoulders, backs, and sometimes down their knees and legs. This often bright, sometimes flesh-colored, stretchy tape is called...

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Can You Use Floor Tiles on Shower Walls?

You may have been shopping around for tile and found the perfect product for your shower wall, only to find they are floor tiles. So, you may wonder, can I just use these floor tiles on my wall? Yes, in most cases, you...

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How to Get Rid of Ants in Your Bathroom

The revulsion most of us feel when we spot ants soldiering through our bathrooms is something we can all relate to. You’ve put down poison, wiped with repellents, and drawn enough chalk lines to resemble a preschool...

Can You Paint Shower Tile?

Painting ceramic tile on your shower’s wall and floor was once considered a bad idea. But by using proper tools, paint, and techniques painting ceramic tile is a viable option. Whether your ceramic tile requires a...

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Do High-Arc Bathroom Faucets Splash More?

There are a lot of things to consider when designing your bathroom, and even small details like the bathroom faucet can make all the difference. A high-arc faucet has a longer, more elegant profile, sitting above the...

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Can Hot Tubs Be Installed Indoors?

Do you dream of owning a hot tub, but live in a cold state? Or maybe you just need some privacy and installing an indoor hot tub seems like the perfect solution? While installing an indoor hot tub has its complications...

How to Get Rid of Drain Flies in the Bathroom

When you see tiny and gray drain flies jumping across your bathtub drain or buzzing about your shower pan, you may feel confused and even frightened. What could it be and why is it living in the drains in your bathroom...

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How to Get Rid of Termites in the Bathroom

Termites are one of the most damaging pests that can infest your bathroom. But, cleaning and vacuuming termite wings and their droppings all over the bathroom floor are the least of your worries. If you leave termites...

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How to Get Rid of Gnats in the Bathroom

There is something decidedly icky about lying in your bath or stepping into your shower, only to see a writhing haze on your ceiling or around your drains—gnats! These tiny flying nuisances remind you of rotting fruit...

How to Get Rid of Slugs in the Bathroom

Slugs love to eat mold, and keeping them in the shower is one thing to make sure you have a mold-free bathroom. But who wants these slimy pests as their new live-in bathroom partners? No one. Having slugs in the...

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My Bathroom Fan Won’t Turn Off [FIXED]

Bathroom fans are meant to keep your bathroom dry and fight mold and mildew. They are also meant to remove odors from your bathroom. But what happens when a bathroom fan won’t turn off? A constantly running bathroom fan...

hvac vent under bathroom vanity

HVAC Vent Under Bathroom Vanity. Yes or No?

Placing an HVAC vent under a bathroom vanity is a great option to keep your bathroom cool or warm. In addition, an HVAC vent under your vanity keeps the vent primarily out of sight, adding to the style of your bathroom...

How to Vent a Basement Bathroom: DOs & DON’Ts

Perhaps you want to add a bathroom to your home to increase its value and see the basement as a perfect choice? Or possibly you are renting out your basement to another person and adding a bathroom to this rental space...

psocid mites

How to Get Rid of Psocid Mites in the Bathroom

Psocid mites are one of the most common bathroom pests, especially if the restroom space is new. But that doesn’t mean you want these tiny insects hanging around in the bathroom, where hygiene is a priority. They are...