Category Archives for Home Repair

flagstone path

How to Lay a Flagstone Pathway | Ideas And DIY Video Guide

You look at the exterior of your home and it just simply doesn’t impress you. Maybe you want to sell your home, so you need to appeal to buyers. Or you may just want to spruce up the outside of your home and add something different without having to spend exorbitant amounts of money and […]

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laying sod

How to Lay Sod | Tips & Video Guide

One of the easiest ways to have a luscious, green lawn is to lay sod. In the end, it will look like you spent a lot more than you really did. It’s perfect especially when the hotter weather rolls around, if you are planning to sell your home, or if you simply just want to […]

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Venetian Plaster Decorative Technique

The Venetian Plaster Decorative Technique | How To

Whether you’re decorating your home, you have become bored with the way it looks, or you simply want to add a pop of something special, there are lots of different things you could do to make your home look unique and classy. An interesting technique that you could do on your own, especially if you […]

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installing pocket door

How To Install A Pocket Door | DIY Tips

First, you may ask- what is a pocket door? Pocket doors have been used in homes for centuries in order to help separate two rooms and to create privacy. It is perfect especially for rooms where having a swinging door will take up too much space in your home, according to the Dummies website. A […]

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How and When to Paint Over Wallpaper

How and When to Paint Over Wallpaper | Tips

Wallpaper is often the go-to solution for homeowners who want to give a fresh look to their home. It’s an easy way to cover imperfections and it can do wonders when it comes to revamping the look of a room. However, more often than not, there comes a time when the wallpaper that once looked […]

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The Differences Between Oil Based and Water Based Paint

The Differences Between Oil Based and Water Based Paint

Few things get homeowners across the country quite as excited as being able to customize their home to their heart’s content. This is something that we simply aren’t able to do very often when we are stuck renting an apartment, condo, or even a home. In all of those cases, we are bound by the […]

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window screen repair

How To Repair Window Screens | DIY Guide

There are a few things more annoying than having a torn window screen. A simple hole in a window screen and a hot summer day are an open invitation for flies, mosquitoes, and other bugs. Or, if it’s chillier outside, a hole in your window screen can bring in a cold wind, which is also […]

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