Ideas to save money, time and make stuff work that really doesn’t want to work any more.
The lights on my Craftsman LT 1000 leave a lot to be desired. There are times when I could use some better light such as when plowing or trying to mulch leaves after dark. I found a simple solution.Continue reading
I purchased a Harbor Freight kit trailer in Feb 2017. Here is what I learned building it and some details on registration, especially if you live in a State such a PennsylvaniaContinue reading
I purchased a T-Bone steak (yellow tag sale) for my son and I for lunch. He went out to grill it and said the grill wasn’t working. The cylinder was full. I got a hair dryer and heated up the regulator and valve a little. After a couple of seconds we had a full flame and were on our way to a delicious T-Bone lunch. DISCLAIMER – Please consider that this was applying heat to a canister of flammable gas. Use at your own risk.
This is an easy, inexpensive hack to get some extra humidity into a room. It’s not elegant but it works well as a humidifier.Continue reading
After Hurricane Sandy, the wall heater in my Mom’s summer home was trashed. I decided to simply add a 30,000 BTU ventless wall heater. However, I almost chose poorly between infrared and blue flame.Continue reading
What can go wrong with using a 40 year old glue gun? The answer is shocking.. Literally.Continue reading
A contractor left behind something that could have proved deadly.Continue reading
What does it take to clean out a pool that was shut down and neglected for a couple of years?Continue reading
In some cases, you can’t cut through a large diameter tree that is on the ground without hitting dirt and dulling your chainsaw. Here is a way to harvest some of it for firewood.Continue reading
Save a LOT of money at the supermarket on meat and poultry by shopping during discount days and looking for marked down items.Continue reading