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DIY Ant Trap and Pesticide Powder

Now that I understand the potential for harsh chemicals to do harm to myself and my family, I...

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Easy DIY Save for a Tired Old Sofa

We had a tired old sofa, but we didn't want to get rid of her. She had good bones, super-comfortable...

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Terra Cotta Space Heater

Ok, I have to admit, this is pretty thrifty. This space heater is a clean and cheap energy...

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How to Reupholster Dining Room Chairs

We bought our used dining room chairs right after we got married and they were already dirty, but we...

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How To Lay Vinyl Black And White Flooring (In Stripes!)

To cap off our kitchen mini-makeover we knew we had to do something about the floor. Enter: vinyl...

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Water Leaks: 3 Plumbing Tips that Will Help You Avoid Problems

Our house has suffered from its fair share of water disasters. And unfortunately we've come home to...

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DIY Mid Century Octagon Table

Plants are such an easy way to spruce up your home decor and add some color. And of course they need...

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Homemade Fruit Fly Trap

Here’s a really useful eco-friendly trick to get of fruit flies. I hate fruit flies. Actually, I...

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Easy Fix for Damaged Wood

I have used this method for over ten years. I somehow always inherit master bathrooms that are...

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How I Converted an Attic Vent Into a Quick Access Hatch

I'm getting ready to do a major kitchen remodel that going to require a bunch of attic work. Rather...

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Fixing a Crack in a Wall or Ceiling

Did you know that fixing a crack in some drywall on a wall or ceiling can be quick and easy? We have...

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Deck Furniture Update

I recently purchased deck furniture. I like it but I thought the cushions were plain and on the thin...

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All Natural Bug Spray Recipe

I'm one of those people who mosquitoes seem to love - but their bites don't love me! I get huge, red...

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Household Items: Save or Splurge?

Domestic CEO asks a panel of QDT experts about when should you save, and when should you spend, when...

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How to Use Hemp Oil to Seal Your Furniture

Watch this video tutorial to learn how to seal your furniture with our all-natural Hemp Oil!

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Water Damage Repairs Cardiff -Strip Out & Refurbishment of Entire...

IC Assist are insurance repair contractors who specilaise in helping property owners with their...

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Pry Bars are Handy, But Can Do Damage... A Card Trick Can Help

If you have a molding to remove, see if you can slip a single playing card in the space before using...

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Repair That Missing Trim

That beautiful treasure you found is almost perfect. The exception is, there are a few pieces of the...

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Broken Patio Chair Rescue!!

After a long winter, the snow finally melted enough to assess the condition of the heavy wrought...

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The Sexy to My Dining Room: Our New Wood Floors

We have wanted wood floors our entire homeowner life. On days where couldn't stand the idea of...

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Keep Your Home Warm by Insulating Your Windows

Keep your homes warm with this quick and inexpensive solution. In my home I have window that are...

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How I Repaired A Chipped Baseboard

My hubby and the dogs were goofing around the other day, and knocked my vanity chair over. It took...

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How To Finish Kitchen Shelving

Don't cut corners like I did when you install open shelves in your kitchen. Finish them using this...

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DIY fix to hide damaged walls or paneling

If you don't want to invest in new drywall/sheetrock and having paneling, here is a straight forward...

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Natural Ways to Keep Ants Out of the House.

It is ant season again! As soon as the weather starts to heat up, and particularly after a warm...