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DIY: How to Disguise a Kitchen Soffit

DIY: How to Disguise a Kitchen Soffit

A kitchen soffit (aka bulkhead) is something that majority of us have in our kitchens. They are...

Don't Cut the Concrete Slab - Drill a Tunnel Under It Instead

Don't Cut the Concrete Slab - Drill a Tunnel Under It Instead

Problem: 50 year old galvenized pipe is failing, and replacing it requires getting under, over or...

How To Restore Weathered Wood

How To Restore Weathered Wood

Although weathered wood seems to be in high demand, there are some instances where it’s just not...

Homemade Flea Repellent for Home

Homemade Flea Repellent for Home

Get rid of those nasty fleas the healthy, natural way! Make an easy homemade flea repellent for your...

How To Remove Pressed Cane

How To Remove Pressed Cane

Cane furniture is a piece that is easily recognized by the woven section in some part of the...

A Few Tips to Get You Started With Tiling

A Few Tips to Get You Started With Tiling

Want to read a beginner's tips on installing wall tile? If so, you've come to the right place....

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

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

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

How to Patch Large Drywall Holes

How to Patch Large Drywall Holes

Big holes in drywall (6”+ across) are a little tricky to tackle. They’re too big for a patch, so...

How to Remove Popcorn Ceilings

How to Remove Popcorn Ceilings

Time to get rid of those dirty, dingy, outdated popcorn ceilings!

Sliding Pantry Door

Sliding Pantry Door

I found this door while browsing online looking for a salvage place. I was looking for unusual...

DIY fix to hide damaged walls or paneling

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...

Fixing a Walkway With Sinking Stones

Fixing a Walkway With Sinking Stones

Our landscape was a huge selling feature for us when we moved in—green grass, nice landscaping,...

How to Brick a Wall in One Day!

How to Brick a Wall in One Day!

One of the most important rooms on our 2016 'fix-it' list is our basement family room/rec room....

Is Your Bathroom Properly Ventilated?

Is Your Bathroom Properly Ventilated?

We've seen it probably more than 100 times. In an attic, the bath fan discharges directly into a...

Keep Concrete Crack Resistant

Keep Concrete Crack Resistant

There's nothing worse than a cracked, heaved, or sunken concrete pad.

Chances are you've
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Restyled Parlor Chair With French Flair!

Restyled Parlor Chair With French Flair!

This was a chair brought to me by a customer who wanted a beautiful photo prop for her boudoir...

How to Easily Repair Furniture to Paint

How to Easily Repair Furniture to Paint

A lot of old furniture is damaged in some way, whether it's your own furniture or a piece that you...

Shrunken Sweater Chair Reupholster

Shrunken Sweater Chair Reupholster

I took my favourite shrunken sweater and gave life to one of my antique chairs.

Super Fast 2 Ingredient Car De-Icing Spray

Super Fast 2 Ingredient Car De-Icing Spray

I'm not sure about you, but there isn't much worse than going out to my car to leave, and finding my...

How to repair settling cracks in the drywall.

How to repair settling cracks in the drywall.

This is only a patch, so if significant settling is still occurring at a fast rate, take care of...

Replacing & Cool Weather Operation of *Heart* a Ceiling Fan

Replacing & Cool Weather Operation of *Heart* a Ceiling Fan

The Story :: Most folks are unaware that a ceiling fan may be set in the winter to optimize your...

Angie's List: How To Caulk Your Shower

Angie's List: How To Caulk Your Shower

There's no expiration date on caulk, but when it begins to peel and turn different colors around...

Installing CHEAP! Hanging LED Lights to Brighten a Work Space

Installing CHEAP! Hanging LED Lights to Brighten a Work Space

Our shop was in dire need of new lighting. When we purchased this property the shop only had a...

A DIY Tutorial on Window Trim

A DIY Tutorial on Window Trim

We’ve all heard the story of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie. Then he wants some milk, then a straw,...

How I Repaired A Chipped Baseboard

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...