Entries by Robert Dickson

Reasons for a Drop in Water Pressure

A drop in water pressure, whether sudden or gradual, can make everyday life miserable. Many people do not know the reasons for the loss of water pressure. Dishonest plumbers sometimes charge an owner for unnecessary repairs. Before it happens to you, take the time to familiarize yourself with five of the main reasons for a […]

Building A Wooden Bookcase

When you need additional storage for your house, shelving units may be the answer. Prefabricated wooden shelves can be costly and may not fit in your space. By making your own shelves, you can ensure a perfect fit and maximum use to store items that you need. Before starting work on a shelving project, sketch […]

Cleaning a Clogged Kitchen Sink

Kitchen drains often get clogged, leaving you with a drain that drains very slowly or not at all in some cases. This leads to stagnant water that is not only unattractive but also unsafe, as it can sometimes cause odor and bacteria to grow and spread. You can do several things to clean the kitchen […]

How to Eliminate the Smell of Paint

Redecorating our house is very simple and you do not need to buy new furniture for it. You can give your old furniture a new life with a little hand of paint and, thus, will be like new. The problem is that the paint is a chemical whose smell that is not liked by everyone. […]

The Importance of Cleaning Gutters

The gutters of your home are a very important part of the general structure of the house, because they prevent the water during the rainy season from stagnating on the roofs and walls. The rain gutters collect rainwater and avoid annoying splashes on the terrace and prevents the facade from getting dirty. It is a […]

Organic Landscaping Tips to Try at Home

The sun has made its first appearance for the year. Which means it’s time to walk in the park, sit in the grass, and have a picnic. Design local landscapes When you’re designing a new landscape, first analyze your site and soil and select the most suitable trees and plants for the location. The ideal […]

How to Remove Paint Stains from Clothes

Removing paint stains from clothes is not an easy task and may even seem almost impossible to achieve. Although these spots can be very rebellious if not treated in time, if this situation happens you should not throw your clothes in the trash. Here are some tips so you can learn how to remove paint […]

Patio Lighting Ideas

Patio lighting is all about creating atmosphere. “Think of the lighting at McDonald’s,” says TJ Wilcoxson of Alexon Design Group in Gilbert, AZ. “They purposely light it that way to encourage customers to leave as soon as they’re done eating. Now imagine the lighting at your favorite Italian restaurant. It’s romantic, it sets the scene. […]

Landscaping Tips for Large Commercial Spaces

Ample outdoor space is a hot commodity. As a business owner, it gives you the chance to spread out, expand, and get more out of your property—not to mention, it looks pretty good, too! All that space comes with a need for mindful space management: ways to seamlessly improve the look and flow of your […]