DIY Essential Fasteners, Holding Things Together

Essential DIY Fasteners. Like anyone's house, there's always little projects and repairs to be done. You know, replace a deck board, hang a picture, install a ceiling fan... you get the idea. And so many times when you set off to take care of these projects or repairs...

Tool Boxes, Quest for the Best.

Tool Boxes -- the quest for the best. Here’s the problem. We all have a tool box or two around the house, right? But no matter which cool tool box we buy, it only ends up as a pile of tools in a box. You know, totally disorganized, heavy, taking up too much space and...

Shedding Light on GFI Outlets

Shedding light on GFI Outlets to help keep you out of the dark. As you know, running into unforeseen electrical problems can be very intimidating -- specially when you're left in the dark. If you are like most people, when one of these problems occur you search around...

This Simple DIY Tip Can Save You Thousands of Dollars

Avoiding the Flood Waters. Here's the problem. One of the most common causes of flood damage in the home (kitchen, laundry room, garage, or basement) is from a burst washing machine hose. It's true. Which leads me to ask the question, "Have you ever checked the water...

How To Prepare for a Water or Gas Emergency in Your Home

Preparing for Water Emergency's -- how and where to shut-off the water and gas. Knowing the basics of how things work around your home makes dealing with an emergency much easier and less stressful. If you're like most homeowners, you may not know where all the water...