Scotchguard or something else, to protect cloth ottoman?

have a new beige (cloth) ottoman that I want to protect from dirt as much as possibleWhat do/would you use?


How to debug plants before bringing them inside ?

It's nearly time to bring houseplants back inside. What DYI steps do you take so that they stay healthy ? Ensure they are bug free?


What do you use on furniture legs to protect hardwood floots?

Help ! I have new hardwood floors and i fear that my kichen chairs which have small plastic (?) things on their legs will mark the floor. I gently sanded then wiped the plastic things eith alcohol and put on self sticking felt pads on the plastic things but they just don't stick ! Missy be a solution! Buying rugs ruins the beauty of hardwood !


Spray ti keep catepillars and beetles off very young fruit trees??

I have two 4 ft cherry trees which were planted this spring. Bugs are feasting on the few leaves and I want to give the trees a fighting chance. We are going to surround the upper part (limbs) with tulle (thing tutu material) which we hear bugs don't get thru.Other ideas for sprays??


How to refresh the support on this lounge??

Description: This redwood lounge chair has metal straps which are hole punched on each end.Each End has a heavy duty spring hooked through the hole.The Spring is hooked into a through bolt ( it's an unthreaded carriage bolt with a hole on the bolt end.) See picturesIssue: the metal straps have stretched out, no longer support an adult comfortably.Replacing the springs with shorter ones did not help. A piece of plywood (shown) for better support only made the lounge more uncomfortable....HELP !! Ideas on how to refurbish are needed.
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How to hide H2O heater & utility sink??

We are converting a single garage space into a game room and would like to hide the water heater(in a corner) and utility sink (right next to it on a wall )while keeping both accessible (repair/use) . Lattice ? Curtain rod with material? Other ideas or pics??


Help! Have a kitchen sink faucet that will not stay secure.

The water lever and the water spigot are not staying tight to the porcelain farm sink. Driving me Crazy! Appreciate suggestions !
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What to use to Seal a repainted table so no white water marks appear

Repainting and antique-ing a kitchen table white with truffle browns.My ultimate goal is to seal the table such that we don't need coasters or placemats ..What would seal the table so that water marks don't develop??


Need suggestions on how to stop resin from oozing out of a deck board

We notice that ONE board on our 10 yr old deck oozes resin/sap. The deck board has been sanded, scraped, stained and most recently sealed 2 years go.


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Elizabeth