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Water Resistant Paints

There are various types of paints that withstand water, to be used for basement walls or constant immersion. Find a paint that is water repellent or waterproof. The kind of paint you choose will depend on the type of work you’re doing and the surface on which you will apply. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for […]

How to Clean a Washing Machine Drain

The washing machine starts to empty and suddenly you hear the sound of moving water and the floor is covered in seconds. After turning off the washing machine, you see water coming out of the appliance drain. Are you familiar? The drain pipe may get clogged with pieces of cloth, coins and other debris. A […]

Paints to Use on Metals

Painting is a good way to improve the appearance of furniture or metal objects. You can paint a metal object after cleaning it thoroughly. In most cases, sealing the first metal is a good idea. In some cases, you might want to have a cabinet or piece of metal powder coated for durability. Sealant While […]

How to Install a Sump Pump

A water-driven pump, or sump pump, draws water into a building by pumping up and draining it outdoors. People often use pumps in basements to prevent flood damage. Water-powered pumps are affordable and can be easily installed by any do-it-yourselfer as long as they have the right tools and the right knowledge. However, it is […]

Types of Plumbing Tools

It does not matter if people own or rent their residence, owning some basic plumbing tools can save a lot of money. Calling a plumber is very expensive and for most plumbing repairs, the owner can perform them without paying a professional. Almost any plumbing job requires some essential tools. It is vital that specific […]

How to Clean an AC Drain

Each air conditioning unit installed in a house has a drain line. The purpose of the drain line is to eliminate the condensation that builds up inside the air conditioner unit and outside your home. Without proper cleaning, however, mold and dirt will clog the drain line and not allow condensation to drain properly. This […]

Ways to Restore Your Chimney

A beautiful and operational fireplace tops the list of many home buyers today and for good reason. Not only does it save on heating costs in the winter, it is a central focal point that connects the living space with the home. And whether you are remodeling an older home or renovating a fixer upper, […]

Ideas to Improve Spaces in Your Home

Each one of the spaces in your home has their own characteristics and with a personality that allows us to differentiate one environment from another.  What makes these spaces enjoyable is their appropriate decoration. Decoration on the wall To make your house look full of life and joy, painting the walls is an excellent idea.  […]

Six Tips for New Homeowners

Here are some of the most important things for you as a new homeowner. Even if you are an experienced home buyer, you will be able to use the following six tips. Do not spend more money than necessary on furniture and refurbishment. You have most likely just spent a large part of your life’s […]

Unclogging a Double Sink

Drains are easily blocked by items such as hair and food debris. The blockage may not happen immediately and could develop over time. A pipeline can gradually get more and more debris filling until liquid can no longer pass through it at a normal rate. If the drain is clogged from a sink, the liquid […]