People also love these ideas
How to Repair a Dishwasher - useful tips for the layman, plus recommendations for when to call a professional.

How to Repair a Dishwasher

Incase I need this!Simple maintenance will wipe out 90 percent of dishwasher problems. This article provides solutions for three common problems: the dishes don't come out clean, the dishwasher leaks water, and the dishwasher won't start.

You can get the job done with our easy tutorials.

Quick Fixes to Do Before Holiday Guests Arrive

You can get the job done with our easy tutorials.

Cheap Ways to Increase Your Home’s Value

Cut In, Crisply Painting a straight line at the intersection of walls and ceiling is what separates the pros from the hacks. To do it, start with a top-quality angled synthetic sash brush of medium stiffness.

Repair pet claw marks

Mask shallow claw marks and scratches in wood doors with stain and varnish. Gel stains work well for matching the existing finish. Here's how to easily repair pet claw marks. Plus: Best Car Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Learn how to remove old, damaged weather stripping around a steel entry door and replace it with new magnetic weather stripping and a new door sweep.

How to Stop Door Drafts Around Entry Doors

STOP DOOR DRAFTS AROUND ENTRY DOORS; learn how to remove old, damaged weather stripping around a steel entry door and replace it with new magnetic weather stripping and a new door sweep.

Who needs a man?! This site tells you how to fix ANYTHING in your house! One day I'll be happy that I pinned this

If your clothes washer doesn't fill or fills slowly, check the fill valve screen or replace the fill valve. Both are simple fixes.

DIY Tutorial: How to Install a Wall Hugger Receptacle. These recessed electrical outlet boxes will save you valuable counter space behind kitchen appliances.

Install a Wall Hugger Receptacle

DIY Tutorial: How to Install a Wall Hugger Receptacle. These recessed electrical outlet boxes will save you valuable counter space behind kitchen appliances.or behind the couch, or bed, or in the bathroom!

Stop energy-wasting air leaks around entry doors by installing a weatherstripping kit with a foam flange or vinyl bulb. Use a door sweep to seal the bottom of the door.

How to Weather Strip a Door

DIY: All you ever needed to know about installing weatherstripping on your doors. Stop energy-wasting air leaks and save money on heating cooling! Tutorial from The Family Handyman.

How to get smooth caulk lines every time. | Photo: Laura Moss | thisoldhouse.com

25 DIY Fundamentals

Shoot Smooth Caulk use painter's tape. dip finger in dish soap for silicone sealant. Dip finger in plain water for latex caulk. Remove tape while caulk is still wet.

DIY Repair Metal Door Dents...instructions on how to make it look new again - simple three-step repair.

Patch Dents in a Metal Door

NEED this idea. the wheelchair has made dents in all our doors! Metal doors don't hide dents and scratches as easily as wood doors, but you can make your old garage service or entry door look new again with this simple three-step repair.

Cutting-in is a skill that takes practice to master, but it's worth the effort. To cut in, first load the brush. Then wipe most of the excess paint off by gently scraping the bristles on the edge of the can. Start by pulling the brush along the edge, but keep the bristles about 1/4 in. away from the wall or ceiling to deposit some paint on the wood. Now return with another brushstroke, this time a little closer. Sneaking up to the line like this is easier than trying to get it perfect on the…

Trim Painting Tips For Smooth and Perfect Results

How to repaint chipped, flaking or dirty moldings so they look like new by the DIY experts of The Family Handyman magazine. I do a lot of painting this will help

Write the name of the paint color and swatch number and date painted on painter’s tape on back of light switch for each room.

Never forget your paint color! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference. Change the room color? Change the info tape!

28 Reader Tips That Save Time and Money

33 Clever, Time-Saving, Money-Saving Reader Tips

28 time and money saving DIY tips and tricks for around the house, and home decorating :)

25 DIY Fundamentals: The experts at "This Old House" share their top tips & techniques for sprucing up & keeping up your home without having to call in the pros.some really great tips

25 DIY Fundamentals -The experts at This Old House share their top tips and techniques for sprucing up and keeping up your home without having to call in the pros.
Pinterest
Search