All posts tagged "diy"
Best Step Ladder – You Choose
Are you in the market for a new step ladder? If so then beware, you might be surprised at how many choices you’ll be confronted with when choosing the best step ladder. Here’s a little info to...
- Posted August 14, 2011
Nominal Lumber Size Dimensions and Conversion Chart
In a way, it has always disturbed me that the lumber industry can’t come up with a simple format for measuring their product. Why can’t a 2×4 be just that, 2″x4″? Instead I have to clutter my...
- Posted June 11, 2010
Stop Dog Urine From Killing Grass
If you research ways to save your lawn from dog urine you may get a little discouraged. You will find many different approaches to solving the problem, but nothing that is going to guarantee you success. Most...
- Posted May 31, 2010
How To Cut Down A Tree
Let me get straight to the most important aspect of cutting down trees… Safety. This is an extremely dangerous task. If you’re a novice at operating a chain saw and your ambition is to fell a 60...
- Posted March 22, 2010
Nails per Pound
So you’re starting a new project. You’ve done the proper planning and have your materials list all figured out. Amongst all the other items on your list there are some common nails, some finish nails, and perhaps...
- Posted February 9, 2010
How to Cut a Laminate – Formica Countertop
Plastic laminate countertops are economical, durable, easy to clean, come in a wide variety of designs, and best of all are relatively simple to install yourself. Here are some tips on how to cut a laminate counter...
- Posted January 28, 2010
Energy Efficient Window Shades
The number one areas for heat transfer in your home are your windows. Heat transfer includes heat loss in the winter and then heat gain in the summer. In the winter about 10% to 25% of the...
- Posted November 16, 2009