The Home Improvement Reference Center (HIRC) is a full text resource. It is designed to assist homeowners in do-it-yourself home repair, maintenance, and remodeling projects. Step-by-step instructions for thousands of projects in the areas of plumbing, outdoor, woodworking, electrical, and decorating are provided in high-quality PDF files.
Additionally, thousands of articles from magazines and reference books provide tips and suggestions to supplement the step-by-step project instructions. Users can conduct a keyword search or browse project categories from the home page to navigate to a specific home improvement project.