Me & My Chain Saw :: Chain Saw Maintenance

Me & My Chain Saw :: Chain Saw Maintenance

I'll be honest: I have been *ahem* dusting off some of my older posts (some I really actually still...

Four Plumbing Myths That Can Increase Costs

Four Plumbing Myths That Can Increase Costs

Myth Your Plumber is Actually a Plumber
Myth Liquid Drain Cleaning Products are Safe for Your
...

Building a Trash Can Stand

Building a Trash Can Stand

While not as sophisticated as a Trash Can Corral, I wanted to build a flat and level location to...

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...

Hanging Wallpaper on a Feature Wall :: A Fix for Troubled Plaster

Hanging Wallpaper on a Feature Wall :: A Fix for Troubled Plaster

My wife and I were newbies at wallpapering. But as we approached the time to list this house, we...

Restoring Exterior Wood Window Shutters

Restoring Exterior Wood Window Shutters

Exterior Shutters are more than "window dressing". They are part of a rich Architectural past. I...

Refinishing an Old Wood Floor :: Staining a Kitchen Wood Floor Black

Refinishing an Old Wood Floor :: Staining a Kitchen Wood Floor Black

In the story of my black floor, there were three elements which made my job somewhat less common...

Restoring a Concrete Pond :: With Help From HomeTalk

Restoring a Concrete Pond :: With Help From HomeTalk

I posted about my Concrete Pond here.I got back a slew of very excellent ideas and this is...

The Decor Girl's Green Roof on Blue

The Decor Girl's Green Roof on Blue

Adding a green roof is just one way you can both beautify your home and help the environment while...

How to Make a New Plant :: Little Baby Geraniums

How to Make a New Plant :: Little Baby Geraniums

I asked professional grower/gardener/landscaper Donna Dixson to write about "why she loves what she...

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