Recent Blog Posts

  • Tips for Removing a Stripped Screw

    August 1, 2015
    A stripped screw can make the simplest of jobs a real pain in the neck.
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  • Build a Firewood Storage Box

    December 1, 2014
    If you have a wood stove or a fireplace in your home, then you more than likely have dealt with the issue of storing your firewood. While the bulk of your wood naturally would be kept outdoors, there needs to be a way of keeping a ready supply indoors near the stove or fireplace.
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  • DIY Tips for Repairing a Cracked Basement Wall

    September 1, 2014
    If you find excessive dampness your basement, the likely culprit could be a crack in your basement wall. When you consider that your basement walls hold up your entire house, then knowing that there are cracks present can sound a little intimidating.
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  • The Importance of a Small Engine Tune-Up

    August 1, 2014
    When it comes to small engine power equipment, routine maintenance is a main component of long-term, worry free performance. Sometimes however, a little more is needed. A tune-up can restore your equipment back to peak performance, making it run more efficiently.
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  • DIY Tips for Installing a French Drain

    July 1, 2014
    A French drain is typically used to alleviate drainage issues in your yard, lawn or garden. These problems often occur in situations where land is at or near the bottom of a slope.
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  • How to Repair Old Windows

    June 1, 2014
    One of the advantages of having old windows in your house is that for most problems, a simple repair job is all that you need.
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  • End of Season Checklist for your Deck or Patio

    October 1, 2013
    It’s been a great summer and you’ve been enjoying your patio or deck as much as humanly possible, right? Well, remember early this spring when you opened up your deck and all of the work you put into it?
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  • Are You On The Fence About Fixing Your Wood Fence?

    April 1, 2013
    It's a good time to take a walk around the property and see if Mother Nature has left any surprises from winter and spring storms. Take the time to inspect your fence for damage. It could be anything from loose, wobbly posts to broken or missing boards.
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  • Secrets of Shed Building

    March 1, 2013
    Building a shed requires a lot of patience and attention to detail. There is no need to call in professionals, but in order to build a good shed you should follow these expert tips. To begin, you must first draw out a plan of where you want the shed to go and how you want it to be built.
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