Ideas to save money, time and make stuff work that really doesn’t want to work any more.
The Covid-19 pandemic has caused widespread shutdowns. Homeowners and renters may find themselves with sudden maintenance issues. Can you handle it?Continue reading
I needed to get an accurate reading of the air temperature in my ducts when the furnace was running and during the cool down process.Continue reading
Adding insulation to existing uninsulated forced hot air ducts can significantly reduce your heating costs and extend the life of your HVAC system.Continue reading
If you have an older home with forced hot air heat and uninsulated ducting, you may be wasting a lot of money on heating
My wood stove is in the basement and my office is in the breezeway. I found an easy way to keep tabs of the state of the fire.
Garage door extension springs can be deadly if they do not have a safety cable. They are under extreme tension.Continue reading
Hanging the opener of a garage door can be a little tricky, especially if you are doing the job alone. Here is a quick hack.Continue reading
Ideally, you should be working in the warmer months. However, if you find yourself in a position where you need to work in cooler temperatures, here are some tricks you can tryContinue reading
The egg rings had me frustrated when they leaked and instead of having a circular egg, I had an irregular blob. I found a technique that really helps make perfect circle eggsContinue reading
The final step in the process is to apply sealer to the driveway. This will help stabilize a badly deteriorated driveway.Continue reading