Category: DIY

Keep Your Parking Lot Compliant With Fire Lane and ADA Striping

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Stay Compliant

If you are a commercial or a public entity that has a parking lot, then you must comply with fire lane and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliance. This code was re-issued by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Civil Rights Division, in 2010 and affects state and local governments. In this article, you will learn about the 5 great tips that will help you to comply with these regulations.
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Paint your Room with Confidence

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Paint Like  A Pro

Are your walls plain, bland, or too simple? All you need is a paint job. But the question is, what paint to get? Should you get someone to paint them for you? On a budget? Don’t worry. Read on and you will be able to paint your room with confidence. Let’s help you out.

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Tools Every Homeowner Should Own


Fill Your Toolbox

This is my list of indispensable tools every homeowner should own. It covers all the basic to somewhat advanced tools that you will need for most DIY and home improvement projects. You don’t need to go out and buy all of these tools right now. However, when you get to a project where you need any of these tools, you can rest assured, that purchasing any of this essential tool for your home, will be an investment that will pay off, time and time again.

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Dealing With Window Condensation

Window Condensation

We Do Windows

Window condensation is a downright irritating problem that can happen in our kitchens, bathroom or at the nursery. If not attended to, it can damage your house causing mold growth, wallpaper peeling and damp patches on the wall. It can also lead to breathing difficulties and other serious health issues. Therefore, it is very important to control window condensation without ignorance. Well, you may not bother to know about the scientific causes of condensation but it is good we look at a few.…

5 Pro Tips For Building A Retaining Wall

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Build The Wall

As someone who has over 10 years experience in both residential and commercial landscaping, I have very few tricks in my toolkit that help enhance curb appeal as much as a well built retaining wall. They seem so easy, too! Dig back some soil, put some blocks in place, and voila – there it is, right? Well, I have a few pro tips for building a retaining wall that will come in handy for your next project. Sit back, grab a sketch pad and some paper, and take some notes.…

Great Tips for Hanging Pictures on the Wall

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Picture Perfect

You would agree with me that framed paintings and pictures make a room more appealing to the eye due to their colorful and sentimental nature. Indeed, pictures are known to add splendor to our living spaces and make walls come to life by providing a distinctly personal touch. Yet, some homeowners express reservation in tackling the job of hanging pictures on the wall, possibly due to the lack of appropriate hardware and expertise. Others are unable to pull off the job due to a real or perceived fear that they will end up damaging the walls. Although these concerns are valid, there exist excellent tips for hanging pictures on the wall that such homeowners can use to ensure …

Tips To Save On Your Energy Costs By Renovating Your Attic

Energy Saving Tips

Attic renovation, just like basement lowering or underpinning is oftentimes seen as a means to maximize available space to create more room for comfort. Most folks forget and overlook the fact that aside from creating ample space and comfort, attic renovation can also help to save and cut down on the overall energy costs. Now you will ask how right? Relax, you’ll soon find out the ways and tips by which you can save on energy costs by renovating your attic.…

Selecting The Ideal Lot For Your New Home

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Choosing the best lot for your new home proves to be a daunting task yet is so crucial in the process of construction of a beautiful home. It directly affects factors such as costs, design, and general comfortability.

The lot should, therefore, be ideally located and on a piece, that is easy to build upon. Below are a few things that should be considered while choosing a suitable lot.…