Have you been putting off gutter cleaning? We can’t blame you for avoiding this chore. But removing the muck from your gutters helps extend their life and keeps rainwater flowing well. Cleaning your own gutters saves you big bucks. The job takes some elbow grease, but it’s something you can do yourself. You need a … Read moreDIY Gutters: 7 Gutter Cleaning Tricks That Can Save You Time and Money
I’ve wondered how to build a deck step by step for years! I had a deck built for a house once. It looked great but it cost a lot of money! The kind of money I don’t have now. Last spring, I decided it was time to figure it out. So I set about learning … Read moreHow to Build a Deck Step by Step with Pictures
I bought a hot tub last spring off Craigslist. I got it at a great price, but unfortunately, it needed some work and had some leaks. So I looked an Amazon and saw Marlig fix-a-leak, and I wondered if Marlig Fix-a-Leak really works? Marlig Fix-a-Leak works due to the fact that the product is heavier … Read moreMarlig Fix-A-Leak Review – Will It Really Stop a Hot Tub or Pool Leak?
Have you noticed your hot tub losing water? I’ve owned hot tubs 3 different times in my life, and while I love using them with my family, I wasn’t always an expert (and in many ways am still not). One of the common questions that come up is do hot tubs lose water. So I … Read moreDo Hot Tubs Lose Water?
Wondering how to paint a rounded corner with 1 color on each wall? The last 2 houses I’ve lived in had walls with rounded corners. These are more commonly called bullnose corners (not sure why as I’ve never seen a bull look like that). At any rate, they’re fine when all the walls are the … Read moreHow to Paint Walls with Bullnose (rounded) Corners
My daughters and I are big fans of American Ninja Warrior, and while we do build obstacle courses at the martial arts school I help run, I wondered how to build a backyard ninja warrior course. So I decided to do some research on how to build a backyard ninja warrior course. What I found … Read moreHow to Build a Backyard Ninja Warrior Course
There can be a lot of confusion about how to stain interior concrete floors! Should I use acid stain or water-based stain? Do I need to “etch” my floors? How do you etch a concrete floor? Can I buy the right stain at places like Home Depot? So I did some research and figured out … Read moreHow to Stain Interior Concrete Floors in 7 Easy Steps
by Alex Omelchenko of Apex Window Works: a home window repair & replacement company. Edited by Jeff Campbell When we get those windows in our house that are cloudy and fogged, it’s irritating! The windows always look dirty and are harder to see out of. We also wonder if we’re losing energy efficiency. Do we have … Read moreDouble Pane Window Fogging Repair – DIY in 3 Easy Steps
Simple steps YOU can follow on just how easy hot tub refurbishment can be! Have you ever wanted a hot tub but didn’t have $5,000 just laying around? That was the boat my wife and I were in. We knew our family would use it and would love it. But with a new baby on … Read moreDIY Hot Tub Refurbishment – How to Repair & Restore Yours
Wondering can wood stain be used on concrete? Stained concrete floors are beautiful! Originally used mostly in stores, stained concrete floors came into fashion for homes in the late 1990s. We love the look of the swirled colors, the durability and the ease of keeping them clean. But many DIY’ers, including myself, have wondered can wood stain … Read moreCan Wood Stain be Used on Concrete?
by Brigitte Evans, health & beauty expert over at Highstylife.com. Edits & additions by Jeff Campbell Looking for HEPA Air Filter Reviews so you can buy the very best one? We can all agree air quality is important. And I bet you’ll also agree that between pets, pollution, chemical cleaning products and things like smoking … Read more9 Best HEPA Air Filter Reviews : 2019 Buying Guide
by Alex Omelchenko, window repair expert over at Apex Window Werks. Edited by Jeff Campbell I love old houses. They have a charm and rustic feeling that today’s modern homes just don’t have. But for older homes with wooden windows, that sometimes means wood rot and rotted window frames. So I wondered how to replace … Read more11 Easy Steps on How to Replace Rotted Wood Around a Window