Hi everyone!I'm Sarah from the team over at Country Chic Paint. Our beautiful, chalk and clay based furniture paint is specifically designed for DIYers with a love fo... See more
At the beginning of summer I pull out a stash of 10 washcloths for summer use: 1st: grab a big kettle or container that will hold all of washcloths2nd: fill the conta... See more
My carpet is about 20 years old. very nice color but I am wondering if I should put wood flooring in or should I leave the carpet just get it pro to clean it. Or do I... See more
Hello,I want to put tiles on my garage floor. I have a (minor) problem with this :All DIY shops sell bags of ciment (the glue for the tiles) in bags of 25 kg. You can... See more
My husband is building some kitchen cabinets. Does anyone know of a good company or website that sells the specialty hardware and guts of kitchen cabinets. FOR EXAMPL... See more
My house is surrounded by hardwoods, so the gutters need cleaning a lot! I would like to know if the gutter covers are actually worth the investment?
I start many projects, then move to another. How do I stay on course? So many good ideas.
We live in Nova Scotia, and go south in the winter. We have electric baseboard heat. Can you tell us what a good temperature would be to leave our thermostats on when... See more
I do everything on my own. What tips do other DIYers have to make doing projects on my own easier?I have so many scrapes and bruises from being a Solo DIYer.
This post is not for you experienced DIYers, it is for people like me who are new to this hobby and want to stop making stupid mistakes, and wasting time and money on... See more
How do new windows save me money during the winter as long as I am using insulated foam strips & plastic sealing covers to help keep the cold out?
I have collected books for over 50 years and neeed to get rid of them before we move to a new home. I do not want them to fall into a land fill. Many are series of ... See more
I need to replace my electric hot water heater, and would like to get a tankless one...should I check on prices of the tanks first, so I can compare estimates?
I Need a really good Idea on how to make a counter top calendar. something rugged with days of the week and space to write on each day. And how to change it for each ... See more
I have a ton of hot glue, and I want to make some crafts. Any ideas?
If Spring Cleaning Fever hasn't hit you already, it's about to! We researched cleaning tips to help you cut some time out of your cleaning routine. For example, have ... See more
I have a tall, narrow, blank wall in the living room. I decided to try my hand at painting a mural, inspired by a photo, using acrylic craft paint. I have had many ... See more