How to Use Lube and Make It Right

How to Use Lubricants Solutions for squeaking, sticking, stubborn stuff Every home has some moving parts that stick or squeak. So lubricants are an essential tool for every homeowner. Here’s how to choose them and use them. Two lubricants you must have General-purpose lubricant This stuff is amazingly versatile. Aside from lubricating just about anything, … Read moreHow to Use Lube and Make It Right

Appliance Repair – How to Fix and save Money

Appliance Repair – How to Fix and save Money It’s crazy to pay for repairs when they’re this simple When an appliance goes on the blink, there’s often a simple way to fix it without an expensive service call. Here are some common appliance problems and easy appliance repairs to try before picking up the … Read moreAppliance Repair – How to Fix and save Money

How to Repair Concrete: Options for Repairing Cracks

How to Repair Concrete Options for cracks and craters Damaged concrete isn’t just ugly. Holes and cracks let in water and—unless you live in a warm climate—that water does more damage when it freezes, expanding cracks and enlarging holes. Here are your options for fixing it. Caulk cracks The best caulks for concrete are usually … Read moreHow to Repair Concrete: Options for Repairing Cracks

In Home Furniture Repair – How to Fix Furniture Fast

In Home Furniture Repair – How to Fix Furniture Fast Expert tricks for instant restoration Some furniture requires professional attention (or a trip to the landfill). But furniture that shows the scars of normal use can usually be restored to excellent condition. In fact, there are people who make a good living doing just that. … Read moreIn Home Furniture Repair – How to Fix Furniture Fast

Sliding Door Repairs – How to Tune up Closet Doors

Sliding Door Repairs – Simple adjustments for smooth operation “Bifold” closet doors are compact and convenient. But they have lots of moving parts that can go out of whack. That leads to an ugly, uneven fit, rubbing, binding and balky operation. You can usually solve all of those problems by adjusting the fit of the … Read moreSliding Door Repairs – How to Tune up Closet Doors

How to Fix a Door – 7 Troubleshooting Tips

How to Fix a door The most common problems are also the easiest to solve Fix a latch that won’t catch If a door won’t latch—even with a hard push—it’s probably because the latch is hitting the strike plate too high or too low, so it can’t enter the strike plate’s opening. First, tighten all … Read moreHow to Fix a Door – 7 Troubleshooting Tips

Best Way to Remove Grout – How to Get Rid of It

Looking for a Best Way to Remove Grout? When regular cleaning fails, here are your options If a stiff brush and grout cleaner just won’t do the job, don’t give up. There are other steps you can take to clean, renew or replace ugly grout. Steam clean Professionals often use steam to clean grout, and … Read moreBest Way to Remove Grout – How to Get Rid of It