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Published: Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:57:02 -0500


The Easiest Way To Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets Like A Pro

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:34:35 -0600

How To Paint Kitchen Cabinets - Easy Guide For Weekend Warriors And DIYers - We always suggest that you hire a professional to do the job for you for multiple reasons which include experience and insurance of a quality job! But for those who want to know how to paint kitchen cabinets without a professional sprayer, this is how you can get professional looking results for under $200.

Home Renovation and Upgrade Projects

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 09:41:09 -0600

When it comes to home renovation, a lot of people get scared off by the price tag associated with making changes. But the truth is that most of the expense comes from employing people to do the job, not on buying materials and tools.

Store Memories, Not Junk

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 10:44:25 -0600

I have previously discussed hanger orientation and where to donate items at once you are done using them but they are still in good shape, but I have not quite discussed what to do with the items you want to and need to keep but just do not have the room for them right now. Perhaps you are downsizing temporarily, have a tiny apartment in a huge city that is cluttered with people, or have moved into your parents home after a traumatic event, regardless of the reason why you just do not have the space for the items they need a new home and can not stay where they currently are. Pack and storing is a great alternative to throwing items out or donating them if you want to keep the items down the road or if they are seasonal things like holiday decorations or winter clothing. Efficiently packing up your items and storing them properly will ensure the memories that come along with the items and the high sentimental value items are safe.

Tips for Sanding Diamond Willow Wood

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 07:13:52 -0600

Diamond willow is a wood that comes from a Willow Tree. Willow trees are beautiful and unique, which is why Diamond willow wood is so highly admired and used in the woodworking industry.

8 Things You Should Consider When Renovating Your Home

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:10:16 -0600

Changing the look and feel of your home is a great way to improve your space and avoid having to move, however, with the excitement of change and the possible stresses of DIY, it's easy to make simple, but costly mistakes. Luckily, most of these mistakes are actually very easy to avoid, especially if you are fully prepared before you begin your project. Here are some important factors you should think about before you start any renovation work.

How To Install A Decorative Ceiling Medallion

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 07:21:14 -0600

Installing a ceiling rose or ornamental medallion is an inexpensive way to add a dramatic effect to your room. Installing it by yourself is a fairly easy process so here's a walkthrough of how to go about it.

Achieving Sound Dampening With Spray

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 18:06:18 -0600

When you want to reduce sound, then you should think about a sound reduction project that can totally help. The sound dampening spray has gained a lot of popularity and there are many things that make it the most outstanding option that one can go for.

5 Simple, Basic Home Maintenance Steps

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 07:24:57 -0600

While, for most people, the value of their house, represents, their single, largest, financial asset, it's somewhat amazing, so many, do so very little, to protect it, to the best of their abilities. While we've all heard the adage, An ounce of Prevention, and some, heed this advice, when it comes to their health, etc, and even some of their other investments, etc, few homeowners do so, regularly. This article will attempt to, briefly, examine, review and discuss, 5 simple, home maintenance steps, which go a long way, towards protecting this investment, in a way, which makes sense, from a more bang,...

Repairing Wall Damage Yourself

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:02:49 -0600

When you first realise that damage was done to a wall at your home, you will be upset. It is understandable that you would not be happy that damage has been done to the wall. But the good news is that such damage is not too hard to repair, either professionally or on your own.

How to Make a Picture for a Wall Yourself

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 13:27:09 -0500

A great popularity, as a variant of interior decoration, have acquired modular paintings. They can consist of two parts - a diptych, three - a triptych, and more - a polyptych.

Discolored Sink Water and the Causes

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:57:50 -0500

If your sink water is yellow, orange, or red - find out why. Your plumbing issues can be fixed. More at

The Real Costs Of Water Damage and Flooding In Your Home

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 21:43:44 -0500

Any home is susceptible to water damage and flooding at any time. The effects of water damage can be especially damaging to your wallet, find out the real costs.

How To Paint Furniture - Easy Tips

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 08:36:27 -0500

There are many ways that you go about painting furniture. Some may work and others may not. I explain some very easy, simple steps to take to make sure that your next furniture painting DIY project looks professional and lasts because we all know you don't want to have to repaint it in a few months because it didn't work the first time.

Guide to Irrigation Systems

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 19:23:20 -0500

Are you planning on installing irrigation systems in your home? Benefits of installing irrigation systems There are plenty of advantages that come with installing the units in your home. They include: Water and time conservation: The alternative to irrigation systems is a hose or watering cans.

Black Mold Removal: 7 DIY Techniques

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:05:03 -0500

Black mold is a very common problem almost every person encounters throughout their life. It can be a serious threat to everyone living in your home. Symptoms of black mold could range from skin problems, to coughing and congestion to even developing asthma related issues.

DIY Timber Decking - What Materials & Timber to Use

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 21:34:57 -0500

Are you looking to build a timber deck in Australia? We provide expert tips and advice on the best timbers, hardware and materials to use.

Guide to Burning Tree Stumps

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 12:39:51 -0500

If you need to get rid of unsightly tree stumps, but wish to stick to a budget, you may want to consider this economical method! Burning a tree stump is highly effective, but also very dangerous. Use extreme caution if you choose this method!

Using Stainless Steel in Coastal Areas

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:51:33 -0500

Should you use stainless steel by the coast? We explore the area in more detail looking into 'rusting' and discolouration.

Refrigerator Repair - When To Go It Alone and When to Call a Professional

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:12:34 -0500

In many ways, being a homeowner this day and age has been transformed by the rise of the home DIY movement, and this also includes refrigerator repair. It's interesting because at one time, self-reliance was thought to be a general part of being a homeowner rather than an added bonus skill-set.

How to Create Your Own Perfume or Cologne

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:11:32 -0500

Do you want to make your own signature perfume or cologne scent? Or maybe you're looking for unique homemade gift ideas for friends, family or even co-workers. You can make your very own exciting scents with ingredients from the grocery store.

12 Clever Ways to Re-Purpose Your Furniture

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:27:21 -0500

By reusing your old furniture, you can add some great charm to your home decor. Look at these 12 clever ways to repurpose your furniture before you do.

Exposed Brick Wall DIY

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:58:13 -0500

How to create an exposed brick wall - Firstly, what you'll need: Brick chisel, Small crow bar, Plastic sheets, Scrubbing brush, Brick sealer, Dust mask & eye protection - Step 1. Protective sheets. As you can imagine removing the plaster from your brick wall is messy work!

Amazing Trash To Treasure Crafts

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 20:53:36 -0500

Hello there. Through this article, I am going to share a few ideas that change the meaning of the trash. With simple steps, one can give a new life to worn things. Feel free to comment if you have any add-ons.

Steps To Install A Drip Irrigation System

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 20:30:48 -0500

If you want to reduce the consumption of water without making a negative impact on your garden, you may want to read this article. The purpose of a drip irrigation system is to save water and use water efficiently in order to grow healthy plants. As a matter of fact, drip irrigation delivers water slowly and steadily to the base of plants. Let's know more about it.

Unique Ethnic Home Decor Options To Brighten Your Home

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:01:28 -0500

Nothing is more satisfying than living in a beautifully decorated warm cosy home. If you like to decorate your home with ethnic articles, the choice is endless. In fact, you can choose from an array of articles that are not just decorative but also useful and functional things for your home. Why not go one step ahead and deck up your space with handmade things that add a personalised touch around you? Here are some fantastic and very unique options for your home decor.

How To Make Your Concrete Floors A Work Of Art

Fri, 19 May 2017 08:04:07 -0500

Concrete foundations are essential for almost every type of building. There are several different types of slabs which can be used to make the foundation of your building. Fortunately, these do not have to be dull and boring. Much like polished concrete, with a splash of color here and there, you can easily turn your own concrete foundations into a work of art.

How To Board Your Loft Guide

Thu, 18 May 2017 13:22:43 -0500

Step by step guide to boarding out your loft. This handy guides tells you how to board your loft out, whilst achieving the recommended insulation levels.

Upcycling Tips - Inspiration Is Everywhere

Mon, 15 May 2017 10:23:11 -0500

Inspiration is Everywhere. Quite often you will see a piece of furniture or a bit of old copper pipe and with little prompting, know exactly what you want to do with it.

Upcycling - Getting Started

Mon, 15 May 2017 10:22:10 -0500

Upcycling, a word you hear everywhere these days. On the telly, the radio and the magazine shelves in your local supermarket, will have half a dozen home and style publications that will have at least one upcycling project amongst their pages. But what is upcycling?

DIY Steps To Protect Patio and Outdoor Furniture

Mon, 15 May 2017 06:49:45 -0500

This article emphasizes the protection of the Outdoor Furniture. I explained each and every step in detail to facilitate the reader understand easily.

How To Level A Floor Before Tiling - Guide

Fri, 12 May 2017 10:17:53 -0500

Do you need to know how to level a floor before tiling? if so, then you have come to the right place. This article provides you with a step by step guide to floor levelling for bathrooms, kitchens, living rooms etc.

An Office and a Budget

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:27:03 -0500

If you are anything like my family or me, I watch HGTV almost every afternoon or evening at home. I love seeing how Joanna Gaines can just transform any space into something specifically for her clients, or watching how the Property Brothers turn dreams into reality. What about a home office remodel?

House Decorating Tips on a Budget

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:03:56 -0500

Recently I moved into my first apartment-I was over the moon excited to decorate and make this new space my own. That was until I realized how expensive home decor can be. All the tips I could find for decorating on a budget required some form of re-purposing pieces you already have. Two problems there; I didn't have any pieces to re-purpose and even if I did I don't have time to re-purpose things. So I got inventive instead. I have compiled all my favorite tips and tricks that I used to decorate my space on a budget.

Home Improvement: 9 Quick Fixes

Sat, 08 Apr 2017 15:09:36 -0500

Have you been looking for some easy home renovation tips? If so, you are reading the right article. This article offers a number of quick fixes that you can make around your home. Read on.

DIY - Five Easy Life Hacks

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 08:26:10 -0500

Five easy life hacks to try and to make your life just a little more convenient and fun. Just make your brain work a little and you will make something useful even from the trash.

Home Improvement Ideas for 2017

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 11:28:07 -0500

Some suggestions for adding your own style to a property that you might want to think about for the New Year. Including suggestions that would suit various budgets and DIY skill levels.

5 Quick Tips for DIY Shoe Repairs

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:52:51 -0500

If you own a pair of shoes and you want to know some DIY shoe repair tips, we can help you. The DIY tips given in this guide apply to all types of shoes including boots, high heels, sneakers and flats, just to name but a few.

5 Quick and Easy DIY Home Decor Tips for 2017

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:21:41 -0500

It's a new year, and with it came the call for a little shake up in your home decor. I am personally big on DIY home design projects, and I have compiled a few of my favorites for 2017.

How to Style a Wild Animal Themed Lounge

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:36:08 -0500

When we talk about a wild animal theme we are referring to the big five. So the styling patterns would include animal prints, dark wood, warm colours and freedom. It's easy to achieve this look because you have so many elements to work with. Here are some ideas to get your classic wild animal themed lounge.

Home Improvement: DIY Storage Ideas

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:42:47 -0600

Have you ever felt like you don't have space in your home? It's very easy to feel cramped when you start receiving gifts, new furniture and having children. Space is very important whether you have a family or not. Here are some useful Do-It-Yourself storage ideas.

5 Tips For Common DIY Home Repair Projects

Sun, 05 Mar 2017 11:23:40 -0600

For your home maintenance, it may feel tempting to go ahead and hire a professional contractor rather than go the DIY route. Most homeowners feel that the home repairs are complex projects and these tasks should be left to professionals. They fear that they will end up causing further damage while doing a home repair project. But if you have a plan in place, you can do any project on your own. Here are some simple home repair tips that can help you with your repair projects.

Getting Ready For Spring Home Maintenance: 6 Tasks

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:39:09 -0600

Most of us come to realize, with every season, comes some maintenance, requiring certain tasks and/ or actions, which we must either personally perform, or hire someone else to take care of. Those who try to take a shortcut, and believe it is easier to occasionally skip some of these tasks, are taking a short - term fix, which quite often leads to additional expenses, and/ or hassles in the future! With Spring arriving in a few weeks, I thought it might be helpful, to review some of the tasks, which should be taken/ performed at this time of year...

Custom Boxes: To Have or Not to Have

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:10:11 -0600

Boxes are for everyone: custom boxes are better for business owners. Selling your product begins with the packaging: most of the time, it is the box that attracts the eye before the mind even begins to consider what might be inside it. And whatever is inside has the room be as good as the packaging, if not you are just misleading your customers.

How to Sand Your Staircase

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:51:35 -0600

Tips on sanding down stairs ready for a new finish. Includes a look at different types of mechanical sander.

Top 23 Types of Wood to Explore And Experiment With in The Wood Workshop

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 09:05:59 -0600

Hello Interested Reader, You've come across an informative list of the many kinds of woods to find and use in the wood working industry or even just for a personal hobby. Here are 23 types of wood and a little extra information just for you!

How to Create Your Own Outdoor Meditation Space

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:19:59 -0600

Experts in mediation and those who study it have long known that it can help recovery and prevention from mental and physical conditions. In fact, our overall health is greatly improved through deep breathing, relaxation and time to reflect. If this all sounds good to you, maybe come spring you can create an outdoor meditation space that will help you find mindfulness and inner peace anytime of the year.

How to Prep Your Staircase

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:58:22 -0600

Tips on preparing your stairs for refurbishment. Includes advice on sanding off old paint and varnish.

Custom Boxes Give Your Packaging a Little Style With Custom Boxes

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:31:46 -0600

We are all familiar with that person who refuses to throw away package boxes because it is 'just too beautiful to throw away.' They lovingly caress the box gushing about how sleek and lavish it looks. Well, you want your packaging to evoke a similar emotion.

Custom Boxes: How To Pick The Best For Your Needs

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:31:44 -0600

A box. When teaching children the alphabet, they are told 'b is for box.' They know that a box is brown and square-inch, and it holds stuff (mostly Dad's books).

How to Make Custom Boxes at Home

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:59:59 -0600

At Home DIY The economy is in a downfall right now. If you are like me and not living in the 1% that can afford to throw their money around then you try to save money as best you can. DIYs are "do it yourself"s that help save money yet receive quality results.

The Coolest Way of Shopping Food While Customizing Your Shipping Box

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:53:10 -0600

The ecological design of the packaging is becoming more and more the standard of the packaging industry. Of the three Rs of the ecological culture (recycle, reduce and reuse) at least one is always present in the eco-friendly packaging. We produce more than 1 kg of garbage a day per person.

Home Projects

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 10:37:34 -0600

Anybody can do home projects. It is all in the mind. Your correct mindset, together with a willingness to learn and apply will allow anybody to do DIY home projects. Start with something small and work you way up to becoming a Pro.

How to Seal Your Deck on Your Own

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:44:11 -0600

Having a wooden deck requires DIY skills to maintain its beautiful surface and keep it splinter free. There are several ways to apply a deck sealer. You can do this with a brush, paint roller or a garden sprayer.

Tips for DIY Tree Removal

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:09 -0600

Medium to large tree removal should always be carried out by a trained professional. But if you have a small tree that you need to get rid of, you could do it yourself with the rights tools and knowledge.

A Quick Solution for Door Knob Holes

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:10:29 -0500

Learn how to repair a doorknob hole in your drywall all on your own! With the right tools and supplies, and an easy-to-follow guide, you are all set and ready to go!

Home Renovations That Are Illegal to Do on Your Own

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:54:38 -0500

Just because you "know" how to do it doesn't mean that you should. In fact, it might not even be allowed! Learn what you can't do on your own in terms of home improvement.

Furniture Painting DIY - How to Paint Wooden Furniture at Home

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 08:46:21 -0500

With usage, paint of wooden furniture becomes fad and furniture looks old and worn. In fact the wood structure of furniture remains intact for many years, it only needs a re-painting process to look like new. Painting home furniture is not a difficult process and you can do it yourself by adhering the following suggestions.

Masonry Repair: A Homeowner's How-To Guide

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 07:55:34 -0500

Brick is an incredibly strong and durable construction material, but it can still benefit from maintenance. This masonry repair guide explains how to replace bad mortar joints to preserve and prolong the life of brickwork.

DIY Vacuum Repairs Don't Have to Blow

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:47:59 -0500

As the technology we use to clean our spaces grows, the prospect of fixing your own vacuum becomes increasingly intimidating. But don't worry! There are still simple things you can do to keep your Hoover happy while maintaining your status as the handiest of handy-people!

DIY Outdoor Movie Night

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:06:17 -0500

Interested in treating yourself to an outdoor movie night? Here is some inspiration: Of course what is a movie night without popcorn! All you needed to do was: -Grab a bag -Scoop popcorn -Spray with butter -Season with treats -Shake -Enjoy! I made sure to include savory and sweet options: I also made some of my favorite Nuetlla Pizza. YUM! So good! I topped off my concession stand with a hot chocolate bar as well! Mugs, hot cocoa and marshmallows are a great start to any hot chocolate bar, but I also added some andes mints, white chocolate chips and toffee chips. Enjoy the show!

Tips on How to Maintain a Clean and Sparkling Toilet

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:07:24 -0500

Cleaning the toilet is one of the most uninteresting but inevitable household chores. Keeping your toilet always clean should be a task to be done at least twice a week as this will not only keep you and your family healthy but also give visitors good impression about you.

Patio Decorating Ideas, Wood Fence Ideas, Cool Backyard Fence Decorations

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 13:23:15 -0500

There are plenty of ways, from planting to paneling, to improve your garden view. Ugly looking fences, old porches, decks or walls bring down the freshness and feel of a patio. When working with large gardens, the view often can be fixed with plantings that screen a wall or fence. However, an unattractive backyard overwhelms any garden because it takes up a big portion of the view and becomes a focal point for that area. Learn how to hide an ugly wall and transform an eyesore into an asset.

Give Your Old Wood Furniture A New Look

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:30:50 -0500

This article will be about reviving old wood finishes. You can remove the crackled finish from old furniture to reveal a new face. Supplies needed: Denatured Alcohol, Antique Oil Finish, Rubber Gloves, Paper Towels, Lint-Free Cloth, Newspaper, Fine Steel Wool, Small, Soft Brush, Mild Detergent.

Give Your Wooden Furniture A New Look

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:28:44 -0500

In my following article, I will instruct you on how to stain wood furniture. We will also use color stain.

How to Remove Old Wall Anchors

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:57:29 -0500

Removing an unwanted wall anchor is not so tough! Check out this easy-to-use guide for a simple 5 step approach to wall anchor removal!

Ways to Define Your Spaces With Area Rugs - Living Room Area Rugs

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:10:52 -0500

Living Room Area Rugs, Kids Area Rugs and any area rugs are a great focal point tool for designing rooms within any space. With a beautiful rug, you may outline a foyer where none existed, create a dining room or define a conversation area. Thoughtful placement of an area rug gives identity to a space and creates traffic flow that makes sense. Use rectangular, oval or round rugs to make a statement.

Tips for Collecting and Transporting Scrap Metal

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:50:38 -0500

Collecting and transporting scrap metal can be a dangerous hobby. So it is important to know how to put safety first, and then go have fun looking for valuable scrap metal to sell!

Tips for DIY Carpet Installation

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:57:35 -0500

Before you decide whether to install the carpet yourself or hire a professional to do it, you should know that it can be a labor-intensive and time-consuming project. Make sure that you do your research on all the different steps that are involved in carpet installation when doing it yourself. The first thing that you will need to do is remove the old carpet and padding beneath it.

DIY Wire Shelving: A Do It Yourself Space Saving Solution

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:22:09 -0500

Closets can come in various sizes, but what they all have in common is that they're never quite big enough. We always seem to fill them to the brim. In such cases a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) space saving solution is ideal.

How to Build Your Own Shed or Home Project

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:57:36 -0500

Learn how to save time and money by constructing your on garden, storage shed and more. You will learn step by step instruction on how to complete your shed.

DIY Murphy Beds - Dare To Do Your Own DIY Murphy Bed

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 07:38:04 -0500

DIY Murphy Bed seems to be the solution when you don't want to spend too much money and yet accomplish a perfect accommodation for sleeping for your new small living. The history of Murphy beds dating back in the early 1900s. In this article we will attempt to deliver an easy way for making your dream come true for your small space arrangements and taking advantage of this wonderful and smart piece.

Craft Project: Pressing Cut Flowers to Preserve the Blooms

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 07:25:33 -0500

Flower crafts are not limited to floral arrangements and crowns. You can preserve these magnificent creations by pressing them. These flowers can be made into other DIY projects. Your imagination is your limit.

New House Building Project Turns Into Family Tree

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 07:19:34 -0500

Family communication and listening improves when you take on a new house building project that includes every member of the household. By building a tree house together, you can encourage everyone to use their imagination to create memorable moments right in your own backyard!

Set Out Building Work Accurately With a Rotary Laser Level

Thu, 19 May 2016 06:33:50 -0500

Before using your laser level, you should make sure it is placed on an even surface. You can use an old-fashioned level to make sure the ground is even before you install your laser level. Once your level is turned on, a 360 colourful beam will fall on everything around your level.

5 Tips to Help You Use LED Lights for Christmas

Tue, 17 May 2016 09:12:31 -0500

For Christmas decorations, you can opt for LED lights. While they cost a bit more, they stand the test of time and utilize less power. if you know how to hang and fix LED lights, you can decorate your home a lot better than other people. Follow the 5 tips given below before using them as Christmas decorations.

Should I Install Solar Panels Myself?

Tue, 10 May 2016 13:35:17 -0500

Solar installations in the United States have increased year after year and the extension of tax credits for solar panel owners has made it likely that solar installations will continue to grow over the next few years. Buying a solar system and having it installed can be very expensive. Is it ever a good idea to buy a solar system and have it installed independently?

Four Common Tools Used in Tile Installation

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 06:52:09 -0500

Although tile installation may sound simple, it's actually a complicated task. Understanding how to recognize and use the appropriate tools can make the project go smoother.

So What Are Teplo Ties?

Mon, 18 Apr 2016 15:40:49 -0500

Wall ties are an essential element in the strength and stability of cavity walls, but by crossing the cavity they act as a thermal bridge between the internal and external leaves. Generally speaking, the wider the insulated cavity, the more substantial the wall tie needs to be and the greater the effect the tie has on the u-value of the wall.

Air Conditioning Repair Tips - Do It Yourself

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:56:01 -0500

It might seem like a coincidence that your air conditioning unit fails to work only when you need it the most - during the scorching summer season. However, this isn't any need to call the technician for each and every issue. With a few fine motor skills, some technical knowledge, a bit of logical thinking and some common sense you might be able to correct some of these issues.

DIY Interior Colours Made Easy

Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:17:45 -0500

As an artist, the advantage is that we get to see and understand colours more than what it is on just a canvas. Trusting the eye of a colour expert, an artist can be something for you to consider and take into account that we would probably know a thing or two about colours. Here are a few ideas that are easy to follow and can be used for anyone that wants to get their hands on DIY interior painting or even understand what to look for when hiring a professional painter.

Amazing Uses Of Bamboo

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:19:47 -0500

With a vast increasing population, the demand for new housing and consumables is diminishing Africa's forests. Trees are vital for our planet's survival especially for cleaning the air and our environment from all the toxic gasses. Tree overage has decreased from 35% to a mere 3% in the last decade.

Unique Bookshelf Ideas For Book Lovers

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:54:39 -0500

Every book lover will love this blog as it has a collection of variety of book storage ideas that will catch your eye immediately. They are unique and can be made easily at home with things that are already available at home.

DIY Hanging Vase

Tue, 22 Mar 2016 13:30:05 -0500

This DIY project is the culmination of 3 very random happenings: 1) One of our New Year's resolutions for 2016 was to find ways to incorporate more plants in our home. We love the sense of peace and purpose our plants bring to our home and we simply wanted to diversify our jungalow.

5 Home Improvement Projects You Shouldn't DIY

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 08:49:26 -0600

Home improvement projects can be expensive, so it's tempting to try and save some money by doing them yourself. However, some home improvement projects are very complicated and can cause serious issues if done incorrectly. Here are some home improvement projects you shouldn't DIY.

Hardware Store Workshops: Helping Kids Learn How To DIY

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 06:20:22 -0600

Hardware store workshops are a great way to teach kids how to do-it-themselves. Finding classes in your area is simple and a lot of fun for your kids.

Practical Tips to Renovate on a Tight Budget

Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:28:59 -0600

Start your new year by improving your house. Learn some renovating tips to help you make house improvements even when you are on a tight budget.

Adventures In Home Improvement

Tue, 19 Jan 2016 09:27:35 -0600

Tim the tool man with an expert tip of roof repair. How to stop a leak.

3 Affordable DIY Window Decoration Ideas

Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:56:55 -0600

Giving the window areas of your home some life doesn't have to be difficult or expensive. Why not add some little features in obvious areas? You can beautify your home with these window treatments without the usual expense...

DIY Projects You Can Do At Home

Tue, 05 Jan 2016 08:14:56 -0600

Taking a good look into the materials lying around your home will trigger your imaginative side to create something beautiful and useful out of them. Browse the internet for inspiration and turn your trash into art.

RV Repair: Not Always a DIY Job

Thu, 31 Dec 2015 13:41:23 -0600

Motorhomes are not really all that different from traditional homes: they need a bit of care to keep them humming along. However, while there are times when you absolutely need a professional, if you are comfortable using a few common tools, you may be able to tackle a small repair job yourself. The key is to make sure you know what you are doing and to have a workable plan to deal with RV repair that may come up.

16 Green Ways to Recycle Old Memory Foam Mattress Toppers

Tue, 29 Dec 2015 09:04:08 -0600

Do you have an old memory foam mattress topper that need to be disposed? Here I list 16 eco-friendly DIY things to recycle your old topper.

Splitting and Stacking Firewood

Wed, 23 Dec 2015 09:58:24 -0600

Here are some tips to make your Splitting and Stacking of your Firewood easier. You will apply less effort if you follow these guidelines.

Modern Wooden Stairs - What You Need to Know Before You Build Your Own Wood Stairs

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 08:24:09 -0600

Building your own custom wood stair design is something that anyone with a basic knowledge of carpentry can do, but it's not a straight forward job. You will need accurate measurements, precise calculations, and a good working knowledge of staircase terminology. Here are the main things that you will need to know, before you build your modern wood staircase.

Aquaponics System - Useful Guide For Beginners

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:35:56 -0600

The more wholesome organic food that we can make available, the better for all. Over the years it has become quite apparent that most people desiring to get into aquaponics are of the Do-It-Yourself camp.

Learn How To Remodel Your Outdated Fireplace With Manufactured Stone Veneer

Mon, 07 Dec 2015 12:50:21 -0600

Is your outdated fireplace looking over-tired and out of date? Stone veneer can make a substantial impact in the look and feel of your home and transform your current fireplace into a masterpiece. A fireplace renovation with manufactured stone veneer is among the simplest and most cost-effective methods to increase your homes charm and perceived value. Follow the procedures in this short article to upgrade your fireplace from plain to extraordinary!

Make Your Workload Easy With Plastic Sheets

Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:40:27 -0500

Plastic Sheeting is a polyethylene film which is used in designing, covering or protecting an object. It is available in various sizes and thickness.

Where to Find Waste Pipe Products for DIYers

Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:11:29 -0500

For many DIY enthusiasts, carrying out maintenance in the home after a pipe has sprung a leak, or even renovating an entire room according to your specific needs and requirements, is a pleasure as much as it can be a great deal of hard work. Unlike professional tradesman, you do not necessarily have access to all the products and equipment that you need to do the job easily. One of the biggest issues for many DIYers is not obtaining the support they need in carrying out a task, and also not knowing which products are the...

10 Home Improvement Projects You Can Finish This Weekend - On a Budget

Thu, 24 Sep 2015 13:50:52 -0500

Remodeling your home can be an overwhelming prospect - So where do you start? If you're a little hesitant to take the plunge into a full scale remodeling project, there are still many ways you can make a huge impact on the comfort, look, and feel of your home without breaking the bank. Start small, and work your way up to those larger projects down the road!

Sandblasting Basics Blast Away the Confusion

Thu, 17 Sep 2015 10:54:14 -0500

Sandblasting is a process that defines a surface. It needs to be done by a professional. However, understanding the basics can help clients make crucial decisions.

Handy Tips For Redecorating Your Home

Fri, 11 Sep 2015 06:59:10 -0500

Like our wardrobes, from time to time our homes need a new look and whilst this can be achieved by adding some art to the walls or a new rug in the lounge, there are other times when nothing but completely redecorating a room will do. Along with adding a new look to your home, redecorating is also a great way to increase the value of your home, with it being estimated that a redecorated home can increase in value on average by nearly 3%. So whether you're looking to sell your home...