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Posted Mon, Sep 06, 2021
Whether you’re an accomplished cook or can barely make cold cereal, a more functional and usable pantry just makes life easier.
Posted Tue, Aug 17, 2021
Is your family living space just what you want? Or does it need some adjustments? Does everyone have a space for fun, such as tv, video games, board games, and projects?
Posted Mon, Jul 26, 2021
Smart home technology is a game changer for convenience, security, and energy efficiency. Gadgets like doorbell cameras and smart speakers are becoming more popular as they evolve and improve.
Posted Sun, Jun 27, 2021
If you’re planning to upgrade your home to a smart home, no doubt you’re excited about the features and convenience you’ll soon enjoy.
Posted Thu, Mar 18, 2021
Multi-generational living is becoming increasingly common, as more homes now have dedicated spaces to accommodate family members of different ages. One option to meet this need, often called a “mother-in-law' (MIL) suite, granny flat,
Posted Sun, Jan 31, 2021
Are you wondering how to make sure a room is square? Knowing how to find the square of a room can save you countless headaches down the road when it’s time to install cabinets, flooring and other features in your home.
Posted Thu, Dec 17, 2020
Wood fence posts will rot due to prolonged exposure to moisture in the soil. This article will teach you how to prevent fence posts from rotting, which will save you time and money in the long run because once a fence post starts deteriorating, ...
Posted Wed, Dec 09, 2020
Solid wood dining room tables are not only practical and resilient but are gorgeous pieces of furniture. With proper care, they will last for generations.
Posted Sun, Dec 06, 2020
In a busy and chaotic world, there’s nothing like family time and playing games together.
Posted Thu, Nov 26, 2020
Let’s cut right to the chase. Yes, plumbers do install dishwashers! And, you should call a plumber to install your new dishwasher.
Posted Wed, Nov 18, 2020
Have you ever heard of carpenter bees? If you answered no, you’re not alone. This species is a lesser-known variety. However, that doesn’t mean you should ignore them.
Posted Thu, Nov 05, 2020
Installing new windows is a great way to give your home a facelift and lower your energy bill. Proper installation requires caulk, but there is a right and wrong way to apply it.
Posted Wed, Oct 21, 2020
Where’s that hammer when you need it? Digging through a cluttered toolbox only adds unnecessary time to your DIY projects.
Posted Sat, Oct 10, 2020
What would you do without your garage? It’s the one place you can store all the odds and ends that don’t fit inside your home. Once you close the doors, everything is out of sight and out of mind.
Posted Wed, Sep 30, 2020
For many, one of the biggest challenges recently has been to figure out how to stay productive while working from home. Millions of people have shifted to both living and working in their homes,
Posted Fri, Sep 25, 2020
When a closed door is shaking due to wind blowing, or changes in interior air pressure, the spring-loaded lock isn’t fitting well into the strike plate of the door. This is caused by the metal tab on the strike plate being bent away from the doo...