More Home Maintenance & Repair Articles Page 24

  • How To Use Sump Pumps: Submersible Water Pumps

    Sump pumps really aren't very complicated devices compared to some of the other things you have in your home. And yet their service can save you thousands in water...
  • How To Control Corrosion

    Corrosion is the deterioration of the properties of a material due to its interaction with the environment.  Corrosion occurs everywhere from your teeth to your...
  • Using Turkey Fryers: Propane Deep Fryers for Turkey Frying

    If you've never tasted deep-fried turkey, you're missing out on quite a treat. Although it's probably not the healthiest food to eat every day (goodbye, skinny jeans;...
  • How To Remove Asbestos Siding

    If you plan to remove asbestos siding from your home yourself, you will need to do some research first: It's nasty stuff. Asbestos is a bundle of naturally occurring...
  • How To Find Corrosion Control Products

    Corrosion is the deterioration of materials, usually metal, due to reactions with the environment. While corrosion can occur anywhere, it is the corrosion of a home's...
  • Installing Electric Radiant Floor Heat: Home Heating System

    Electric floor heat can turn bone-chilling tile or stone into a warm and welcoming experience. Think of what a difference it would make to step out of your shower on...
  • How To Compare Replacement Window Prices – Brands, Materials and More

    It doesn't matter if you want to improve your view, increase your home's security, or make your home more energy-efficient; if you are in the market for replacement...
  • How To Choose and Buy BBQ Accessories, Tools, and Grillware

    I love to grill and BBQ. Nothing beats the smoky savor of meat or vegetables hot off the grill. You need a few tools and accessories to make your BBQ experience a...
  • How To Buy BBQ Smokers

    A BBQ smoker differs from a BBQ grill in two important respects. A smoker cooks with indirect heat at a much lower temperature than a conventional grill, and it needs...
  • How To Paint Brick

    If you have a brick house that needs a facelift, before you pick up a brush and paint can, read below. Although you can paint brick without causing damage to the...
  • Cutting a Hole in a Kitchen Sink: Plumbing Installation

    Part of your kitchen renovation might entail redoing your countertops. The kitchen sink, considered by most decorators as the focal point of the kitchen, is an...
  • How To Buy Concrete Countertops

    One of the most important elements in a kitchen renovation project is choosing countertops that complement your cabinets, appliances, and wall colors. There are...
  • How To Do Interior Decorating for Cat Owners

    Part 1: Protecting your possessions The first thing a cat owner should know about home décor is to keep it simple. Cats are completely convinced that they are in...
  • Home Inspection Checklist

    A House and Condo Inspection ChecklistThe following is presented with condominiums in mind but may be a useful aid for the interior inspection of any home. Hiring a...
  • How To Hammer Without Numbing Your Fingers

    Hitting your fingers more often than the nail ?Push the nail through a piece of card, hold the card instead of the nail. Once the nail is firmly in place simply rip...
  • How To Repair Incorrectly Drilled Holes

    Drilled a hole in the wrong place ?Fill the hole with glue, then smear the sawdust from the drilled hole into the glue so that the texture / colour matches perfectly.