Home Improvement

If you’re looking for a “life hack” or novel solution to an age-old problem, perhaps you’d be interested in some of these home improvement products. There’s everything from screen door menders to pipe de-cloggers allegedly designed to save you time and money. 

But for every clever or convenient idea, there are at least TEN others that are just plain junk. We’ve gathered some of the most popular home improvement products, analyzed them and put them to you, the consumer, to give them the test.

Take a look and let us know which one’s you’ve tried and share your favorites. But also let us know which ones are SCAMS to be avoided!

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SKIL Ratch-N-Lock

SKIL Ratch-N-Lock

SKIL Ratch-N-Lock claims to be a one-handed, self-adjusting combination ratchet, pliers, and clamp. They say it’s easy to use and replaces a dozen other tools. But who really makes it and does...

Magic Mend

Magic Mend

Magic Mend is a screen door or window repair kit that claims to be instant and completely seamless. They say to cut to the correct size and use an ordinary blowdryer. In seconds, they claim the hole...

Wet Block HD

Wet Block HD

Wet Block HD is the latest spray-on waterproofing in the “super hydrophobic nano-technology” craze (see Mighty Gard). Wet Block says it works on nearly any surface, coating it with a...


SteadyPRO Ruler

SteadyPRO Ruler

Steady Pro Ruler is a 24-inch ruler that has 2 levels and a handle that the makers claim will let you level, measure, and draw a straight line easily. They say you will save time and money when...

Skil Secure Grip

Skil Secure Grip

Skil Secure Grip is a hand tool the makers claim will loosen bolts and nuts of almost any size, even if they are stripped. They say this is due to the patented adjustable inserts with 60 hardened...

Mighty Ratchet

Mighty Ratchet

Mighty Ratchet sold by TV Direct is a two-handled solid steel ratchet they promise is the fastest, easiest way to loosen bolts. They claim it has 7x the power of a regular ratchet wrench and you can...

Liquid Drywall

Liquid Drywall

Liquid Drywall from Allstar Products Group is a spray-on spackling paste that the makers claim will repair holes, cracks, and dents in drywall. They promise you will have no more messy spackling jobs...

WindoBully

WindoBully

WindoBully appears to be a thin metal strip with an adhesive back and a sliding plastic lock; to use it they instruct you to place on the pane of glass above or adjacent to the sliding door or...


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Gundry MD Total Restore

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Gundry MD Total Restore

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