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Bondo For Simple Wood Repairs

Tweet Use Bondo for small projects, replacing larger damaged areas with new wood. While replacing the wood is one option for rectifying the problem, Bondo can repair damaged wood, making

Garage

Automatic Garage Door Maintenance Advice

Tweet Maintaining your garage doors is essential for protecting your investment and it can also be a security matter as a broken door can easily be opened by thieves. Happily,

Bed and Bath

6 Top Tips to Enhance Your Bedroom

Tweet Create a Feature Wall This will certainly add a lot of value to the overall look of the room and will create the perfect environment for you to sleep

Tools and Materials

Top Tips for Changing a Bandsaw Blade

Tweet Whatever job you are doing and in order to make the right cuts every time, you need to make sure that you have the correct blade installed for each

Home Lighting

Great Task Lighting For All Rooms

Tweet Bad lighting schemes not only fail us when it comes to getting the job done, but suffering under too-dark or too-bright lights can also make us feel anxious and

Financing

FHA Lending Changes to Affect Consumers

Tweet PMI Changes The heart of the change has to do with private mortgage insurance (PMI), what consumers must pay when putting down less than 20 percent equity on a

Flooring

Use Concrete Floor Acid Stain for a Stunning Look

Tweet Acid stained concrete floors can be made durable and attractive and act as unique replacements for tile or carpeting in a basement or any other indoor space for lower

Garden Plants

Spring Gardening: What to Plant and When

Tweet Keep in mind the following when making plans for your vegetable garden this spring: 1. Know your local frost date. Avid gardeners know not to plant until after the

Financing

How to Save for a Major Renovation Project

Tweet Renovation Project Options Unless you have cash on hand, you will need to save money for your major renovation project. There are some other ways that you can assemble

Bed and Bath

Make Your Bathroom Stand Out

Tweet Most of what you’ll be looking for can be found at a great Bed Bath Store and most of it can be quite inexpensive.  This is great, especially if

Home Utility

Energy Saving Gadgets For 2013

Tweet Here are some of the most useful gadgets of this year that will save you energy and money; Compact Fluorescent Bulbs Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFL) or otherwise known as

Landscaping

Yard Mulch Tips and Tricks

Tweet The three- to four-month respite from lawn care is now over and the hard work has returned. For some homeowners, lawn maintenance is not something that is desirable, rather

Ponds and Fountains

Which Pump is Right for Your Pond?

Tweet There are several reasons for this, including powering pond filtration system, powering fountains, waterfalls and ornamental streams, maintaining water movement to guard against stagnation and assisting aeration by keeping

Swimming Pools

New Swimming Pool Considerations

Tweet Before you invest in a new swimming pool, the following considerations should be kept in mind. Your Budget How much are you willing to pay for a new swimming

Garden Plants

How to Attract Birds to Your Garden

Tweet Practice these two rules and your garden will not only thrive, but come alive with winged creatures including butterflies. Choose Your Plants Your garden may already feature a number

Exterior Decor

What to Do and What to Avoid When Painting Exterior Homes

Tweet When looking for someone to paint your house, residents know they have a long list of experts to choose from. However, when painting a house, there are things which

Swimming Pools

Do You Need a Pool Maintenance Service?

Tweet Everyone knows that if you install a swimming pool, you will have to maintain it – or have someone do it for you? So what’s involved? How much work

Outdoor Structures

How to Build Your Own Garden-Based Office

Tweet With that in mind, converting your garden shed into an office or even developing an outbuilding in your garden from scratch to be turned into an office can seem

Garage

Garage Door Security Problems (And What You Can Do About Them)

Tweet Automatic garage doors have been providing a convenient way for homeowners to get into their garages and enter their homes without stepping outside. No need to mess with a

Bed and Bath

Top Finishing Touches for Your New Bathroom

Tweet The following suggestions are focusing on a contemporary bathroom, but there are lots of options if you’re going for a more traditional look. Towel Rails Towel rails are a