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Newlywed or first apartment. A couple of things you are absolutely going to need to see you through til you get a real took kit, are the basics, which you can use to add a picture to the wall, fix a leaky faucet or put a loose screw back in place. Basic... 

We’ve all done it. Leave the expensive gardening tools outside. It rained or it snowed and now they are rusted and icky and you’ve got to find a way to salvage them or discard them. Taking away the rust isn’t hard at all in reality. Spray... 

Getting ready to paint the outside of your house is not a small thing. There is a lot to take care of, and more to consider before you start to paint, including taking off the older paint, sanding and sealing as well as selecting a new color. Taking the... 

The old saying, good fences make good neighbors tends to be true, particularly if one of you has a pooch that tends to roam, or get into the garden. Adding a fence to your yard or garden just may save your relationship with them, or save your pets life. Building... 

There are a long list of things that will cause your tile grout to crack and or loosen in the joints, permitting your tile to lift away from the surface beneath it. Tile grout that is not packed in tightly enough can crack, or that which has been mixed... 

Ceramic tiles in your bath permit you to have some wonderful unique only to your home designs that can be implemented on the walls, floors or counters, with the huge array of tiles in so many shapes, colors and textures but there is one single drawback... 

Building your own small potting shed will be a definite bonus to your gardening, and will help you to house things such as fertilizer in places that are not accessible to children and pets. To begin your shed you will want to make sure that the location... 

Sunshine: Install a Skylight Nothing, but nothing makes your space more perfect than the natural light and the fresh air entering your home. The elegance that a natural light, particularly one shining from the roof can give to your room is something that... 

Particularly at this time of the year, we are all searching for the perfect gift, however, gift giving is not confined to just Christmas. Often times we find ourselves needing a gift for a spouse at the holidays, for an anniversary, or a birthday gift... 

A router, primarily a woodworking tool, is used to cut shapes, create decorative edging, make grooves in the wood or trim out carvingsin materials. It is one of the most useful tools for individuals who enjoy dressing the woodwork they produce with decorative... 

Your toilet is the one thing in your world that we all need to work properly. Your toilet needs to fill up, it has to flush most definitely and it will do all those things, we hope with minor noise and without overflowing. Your toilet is most likely... 

Helping my brothers with their deck building during the summers, I was the one who got to do the job that no one else wanted to do. Sanding. You have no idea how much I detested the sanding, the tons of grit deposited in your mouth and hair as you worked. Although... 

The old humor story about hitting a garden rake while walking and having it smack you full in the face.. well it isn’t all that funny when you’ve actually come close to having that happen to you. Trust me when I say that stepping on a rake... 

Gardening is a super hobby that can save you a lot on vegetable and herb purchases, and make your home landscape lovely, but like any other hobby or job, it can’t really be accomplished well without the right tools. The proper tool kit is also... 

Originally crafted by Hispanic and Native Huichole Indians of Mexico, the Ojo de Dios, or eye of God is a wall hanging, or can be a Christmas ornament which reflects the watching of men by the Gods. This is a very traditional part of a Southwestern decor. These... 

One of the most practical and most fun items to come along in bathroom renovations in years is the heated towel bar. I’m personally in love with them, and can’t wait to install the one we just bought. You can, just by the purchase of one of... 

One of the woodworking hobbyists first big ticket item on the wish list, will most likely be a table saw. If you are looking for the perfect gift for a DIY spouse, a table saw fits the bill for a Christmas gift or is the perfect anniversary present. There... 

Alpine plants are a wonderful addition to your rock garden, whether yours is located in Nebraska or Maine, and they afford a look of authenticity to the garden that you just cant beat. Growing them from seed isn’t always an easy task but is far... 

The furniture in your living room is of paramount importance in setting the style for your room. It provides tone and sets the decorating style for the room. LIkewise the tables that you choose to enhance the furniture will make a big difference in the... 

The perfect tool, one which every household needs, whether its a traditional house with two parents or single parents, every single house needs a good cordless drill. With of course a screwdriver bit or two so we don’t have to strain to add that... 

Circular saws are something that every DIY’er will need eventually. Woman or man, you will, if you are renovating or repairing your home, you will have need of a good circular saw to accomplish the task. They are also in the gift giving category,... 

Bathroom faucets are one of the fixtures in your bathroom that can afford elegance to your bathroom decor as well as set the tone for the room, depending on what you select. Some of the newer faucets are wall mounted, antique reproductions or post modern... 

Lawn tractor, particularly in the country where you lawn may be more than an acre, are a necessity unless you are willing and able to mow that amount of grass using a push mower. How can you find the right lawn tractor, and compare them so that you can... 

Particularly in the midwest or northern parts of the United States, snow is always an issue any time after Thanksgiving. For many people, the elderly or the smaller person, shoveling just isn’t an option they want to consider and a snow blower could... 

Square foot gardening is based on the idea of building raised beds wit divided spaces of (as you might guess) one square foot. Within that space, greenery gets sown. Most people who have adapted this approach know that it saves a lot of time in weeding...