Brick Clamps (a simple and inexpensive solution)If you’re skittish about power tools,or simply don’t want to drill holes into your walls,start with brick clamps.These ultra-handy and inexpensive attachments clamp onto bricks(sans anchors or adhesive)for the purpose of hanging art,wreaths,holiday lights,anything!Look for them at home improvement and organization specialty stores,usually sold in sets of two.And—this is important—be sure to measure your brick BEFORE shopping, as brick c
Next time you have a home improvement project check out The Restore Warehouse. "We improve lives by selling new and used building and renovation supplies to the public at thrifty prices. People who could not otherwise afford bath fixtures, door hardware and quality furniture are able to outfit their homes thanks to Re-Store. Another way Re-Store improves lives? The money made from our warehouse sales goes to organizations that help the poor of Cumberland County.."
The ReStore is open to the general public and takes donations from home improvement stores, businesses, contractors and the public, and brings the savings to you. Come and browse our store full of recycled, gently used, and new building and home improvement supplies including paint, cabinets, tile, countertops, plumbing, electrical supplies, windows, doors, lighting fixtures, and so much more. Inventory changes every day so come often.
A national spending study by American Express shows that about 75% of all homeowners do home improvement projects each year, spending more than $4,000 each. Materials account for a big chunk of this spending. For instance, floor tile for a bathroom can cost as much as $20 per square foot, which would add up to $2,400 for a 10-by-12-foot bathroom. One way to cut down this cost is to shop for secondhand materials.