• Installing a security screen door

    11 September 2014

    Gone are the days when you could leave your house unlocked. As a matter of fact, even locking your doors is still not an adequate security deterrent. Consequently, security doors have become an important addition for the safety of your house and its occupants. Security screen doors have gained much popularity amongst homeowners as alternative options to security doors. They come in two main types, namely grilled and steel mesh screen doors.

  • Patio Cleaning Using Stain Solver

    10 September 2014

    The patio is a section of your garden for entertainment and relaxation. Cleaning and maintaining your patio should be an integral part of your house cleaning schedule since it is the place where you unwind and entertain guests. This article seeks to outline steps you can follow when cleaning your patio using stain solver. What Is Stain Solver? Stain solver is am organic oxygen bleach. This product is used to clean and deodorise anything that can be cleaned with water.

  • 3 Fixes for Common Bifold Door Problems

    10 September 2014

    Bifold doors have become increasingly popular in recent years because of the many advantages that homeowners enjoy. Bifold doors are designed to help you save interior space and are available in a variety of styles and colours. However, despite being a quality door option for most homeowners, bifold doors may require small fixes during the life of their use. Read on to learn about 3 common problems with bifold doors and how to effectively fix them.

  • Tiny Office? Here's How to Maximise Your Space

    10 September 2014

    Having a tiny office can make it difficult to store and organise essentials and to get work done. If upgrading to a larger office isn't an option, however, you should know that you can still create an excellent work space. Follow these tips for making the most of your space, and you could be surprised by how much more spacious your small office can feel. Shop for Furniture That is Geared Toward University Students

  • Benefits Of Using Reclaimed Wood Privacy Shutters

    9 September 2014

    Finding the right shutters for your window covering needs is about finding durability, weatherproofing, and style.  A popular choice is to use a vinyl shutter, but before you decide on that option, consider a more environmentally friendly alternative. Reclaimed wood privacy shutters do not use new resources, offer several benefits to the homeowner, and are easily accessible through reclaimed wood contractors. Here are a few of the benefits of using reclaimed wood privacy shutters for your home.

  • Pros and Cons of Blackout Curtains

    9 September 2014

    Decorating your home can be both fun and confusing at the same time. You want to choose the right items so that your home exhibits your personal style and flair. The first place to start is at your windows. The window coverings you choose are arguably one of the most important decorating decisions you are going to make. If you have been considering blackout curtains, here are the pros and cons to help you make your decision:

  • A Few Tips to Remove White Spots from Your Timber Furniture

    9 September 2014

    Timber furniture, from stores like Furniture Design Australia, is beautiful when properly cared for. All spills, whether liquid or not, need to be wiped up as soon as possible to prevent staining.  Sometimes, a spill goes unnoticed, or you do not realize that the underside of a tablecloth is wet. This results in a white water mark that requires special treatment. If you place something hot on the timber, you will end up with a white mark that needs a different treatment to get rid of it.

  • How to Save Energy in the Winter

    9 September 2014

    With winter just around the corner, you are probably gearing up to spend more money on your heating bills. The very idea of turning on the heat may be putting a pit in your stomach, as you remember how much you spent on your heating bills last winter. With home heating oil prices going up on a regular basis, it is no surprise you want to learn how to lower your bill.

  • Extend the life of a mower deck through cleaning and restoring

    9 September 2014

    Buying a riding mower is an investment that you want to last for many years. To extend the life of the mower deck, it is important that you take special care of it. Here, you will learn how to prevent corrosion and extend the life of the mower deck. Clean the Deck After each mowing, you must spend some time cleaning the underside of the mower deck. To do this you must:

  • Do-It-Yourself Maintenance: 3 Tips To Get Your Air Conditioner Summer-Ready

    9 September 2014

    On the first day of the sweltering summer heat, the last thing you need is to find out that your air conditioning unit isn't working. When an air conditioner is idle during the winter and spring months, it's likely to accumulate leaves and debris that prevent it from running efficiently. By ensuring that your air conditioning unit is clean and functioning properly, you can also lower your energy bills during the summer.