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How to Clear a Clogged Sink Drain (Without Chemicals)

How to Clear a Clogged Sink Drain (Without Chemicals)

If your sink drain is backing up, try these simple steps to clean out the trap before you shell out...

How To Fix Broken Canvas On A Porch Swing

How To Fix Broken Canvas On A Porch Swing

I've recently been brainstorming on how to fix broken canvas on a porch swing. We've had this porch...

Toilet Seat Screwdown

Toilet Seat Screwdown

Not exciting, but a quick way to save a $20 Bill.. Works for me..

Easy Peasy DIY How To:  Fix a Too Cold Anti-Scald Bath Fixture

Easy Peasy DIY How To: Fix a Too Cold Anti-Scald Bath Fixture

Shower or bath not getting hot enough? Your hot water tank is fine, so what's the problem? An...

Cute Basket Turned Light Fixture!

Cute Basket Turned Light Fixture!

As always, this story starts at Goodwill. I was shopping there one day and came upon this precious...

Stainless Steel Contact Paper Table Top Makeover

Stainless Steel Contact Paper Table Top Makeover

Rolling table with cheap veneered probably particle board. I'm using this table to test the product...

Properly drilling into brick

Properly drilling into brick

Before you begin your project, its important to ensure you have the proper equipment. A lightweight...

Removal of Pony (Half) Wall

Removal of Pony (Half) Wall

I'm at my sister's house again to remove her pony wall that separates her kitchen and dining room....

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...

DIY FAKE WASP NEST

DIY FAKE WASP NEST

No one wants to get stung and wasps are bloody annoying! Come spring they are out in droves building...

Household Items: Save or Splurge?

Household Items: Save or Splurge?

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

Easy Way to Fix a Damaged Piece of Furniture for Under $10

Easy Way to Fix a Damaged Piece of Furniture for Under $10

Ever have a piece of furniture that you think is destined for the trash? This is such an easy,...

Turn Upholstered Dining Chair Seats Into Wood!

Turn Upholstered Dining Chair Seats Into Wood!

Look at these nasty seat covers before, to give you an idea of how old they were, horse hair was...

How To Install Vinyl Plank Flooring

How To Install Vinyl Plank Flooring

Installing vinyl plank flooring is easier than you might think. The first step is to pick the right...

How To Fix Torn Drywall Paper

How To Fix Torn Drywall Paper

We've all been there.
You want to repaint a room in your house. You remove the trim, but maybe
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DIY Farmhouse Light Fixture

DIY Farmhouse Light Fixture

A lightbulb went off (literally) when I saw this wire basket at a recent barn sale. It was the...

The Easy Way To Remove Veneer From Furniture

The Easy Way To Remove Veneer From Furniture

Over the years, we have worked on so many projects and have learned so much that when I find a trick...

How to Trim the Screw Posts on a Drawer Knob.

How to Trim the Screw Posts on a Drawer Knob.

I lived 55 years before I found out the easiest, best way to shorten the screw posts when I am...

Repairing rotted door jambs.

Repairing rotted door jambs.

My customer had 6 door jambs that had rot in about the same place and size. These were large double...

Hatchet Restoration

Hatchet Restoration

This is an old hatchet I've had for a few years. It's seen a lot of action and it's looking a bit...

How to Remove Wood Veneer Easier!!

How to Remove Wood Veneer Easier!!

Challenging furniture makeovers may be time consuming but can be so worthwhile and fulfilling when...

Rotten Wood Repair: A Two Prong Attack With the Help of Elmer

Rotten Wood Repair: A Two Prong Attack With the Help of Elmer

Rotted wood seems to be an issue for all homeowners. Especially in the spring and summer months. We...

Using a Rain Barrel to Collect Condensate From Your Air Conditioner!

Using a Rain Barrel to Collect Condensate From Your Air Conditioner!

The a/c causes lots of condensation that just runs out onto the ground. From what I've read,...

Why I Learned How to Patch Drywall and You Should Too

Why I Learned How to Patch Drywall and You Should Too

Knowing how to patch drywall could be one of the smartest skills you learn.
You might feel uneasy
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Outdoor Couch Cushion

Outdoor Couch Cushion

This outdoor couch will have you enjoying your back patio like never before. In style and on a...