Month: March 2019

Choose Curtains to Decorate a Room

Kids Bedroom Curtains: We will first start with a kid’s bedroom. One of best curtains to use in a kid’s room are blackout curtains. Blackout curtains will block out all the light in the windows. Sunlight proves to be a big distraction in the morning and during nap times for kids. There are a few …

Determine Roof Slope

Determine Roof Slope, But Maintain Ladder Safety To determine roof slope, place a ladder at the side of your house so that you may easily access the down slope edge of the roof. At this point, you should be in line with the roof’s peak, which means the roof should slope up from left to …

Remove Wallpaper That’s Been Painted Over

If you do not already know how to remove wallpaper, simply review the steps before getting started. What you will see is that it is a very similar process to removing painted wallpaper. You will first need to gather all the necessary items, including: 3-in-1 Scraper Tool or Broad Knife Serrated Paper Scoring Tool (Or …

Garden Improvement

The only problem was that the shed was still cluttered inside plus there was branches growing inside from e neighbouring tree. The branch was growing right through the shed and sprouting out of the roof. There was also a lot of junk accumulating in the garden over the years, as I was like many people …

Residential Foundation Repair

If you suspect that you may have a potential problem with your foundation you should immediately have a plumber come in and inspect your pipes and sewer lines for leaks. The results you get from these inspections will be very helpful to any foundation specialists you may hire to look into your situation. Calling several …

Shower Pump

A shower pump increases the amount of water released from the shower head. But before buying one, there are factors that have to be considered for you to choose the right shower pump for your house. The first thing to look into is the type of heating system in the house. You will either have …

How to Decorate Ethnically

While it is hard to control what happens in the outside world, home is where you decide the who, what, where, when and why. Ethnic decor is filled with endless options to spice up your living space. However, you may wonder, what is ethnic decor. “Ethnic decor is more a feeling than a science,” says …

How To Prevent Termite Damage

Termites are possibly, the worst pest you could ever hope to encounter in your home. With an estimated billion dollar cost of home damages recorded per year, these bugs have brought terror and destruction to many home owners. If you ever have the misfortune of experiencing termite damage, it could mean having to deal with …

Install Sliding Barn Doors

With the materials needed, here are the most common tools you should have. You don’t need to be too exact with them; anything equal to them can also be usable. Also, the bolts and nuts included in the door, you will need the following items: Goggles and protection gear, level, tape measure, socket wrench, the …

Sump Pumps

While the water fills up the sump pit, the sump pump starts up, and pumps the water out of the basement. The water gets pumped either outdoors, away from the foundation of the house, or into the main water drainage system of the house. To keep the basement from getting flooded, the water is diverted …