A step-by-step guide showing how to repair a leaking ballcock valve in the header tank in your loft. This guide also explains the layout of hot and cold pipes and valves used in home plumbing systems.
Need to know how to clear a clogged shower drain? Here are the best eight methods to try. Unclogging a shower drain yourself can save you money.
A xerophyte is a type of plant that has adaptations that enable it to survive in environments that have minimal sources of liquid water. Their adaptive nature has enabled them to be found in almost all regions of the earth, with different terrains, climates, and weather patterns.
Can a homeowner clean up mold without involving a mold professional? We will explore the reasons for hiring a professional and when a professional may not be needed.
An improper balance of total alkalinity and pH may cause problems that are very expensive to reverse in a swimming pool. In this article, I show you how to balance the TA and pH easily.
Alarm keypads and remote controls can eventually become unresponsive after years of use. You can use aluminum foil, conductive silver ink, or replacement rubber pads to give them a new lease of life.
Removing hard water stains from ceramic shower tile is difficult without the right cleaner. I have hard water in my house and use certain products to remove the iron stains from my tile and glass.
Has your kitchen sink become clogged? Learn the different methods you can use to clear your drain and how you can prevent blockages like this from happening again in the future.
From aphids to slugs, pests are a common hurdle for every gardener. Avoid pesticides use this year by employing these organic garden pest control methods.
If you don't like farmhouse, scandinavian, glam, bohemian, industrial or mid-century modern, reading interior design blogs might be frustrating. Fortunately, there are more styles than only these. Here are six beautiful interior decorating styles that seem to have dissappeared, but haven't actually.
The contactor is a fairly simple part of your air conditioner and is really quite easy to repair or replace if it's your problem. Learn how a contactor works, how to check it, and repair or replace it if needed.
Weeds are unsightly and spoil a neatly tended garden or yard. Fortunately there are lots of ways to deal with them, either with chemicals or in a natural, environmentally friendly way
If you have been dying for a swimming pool in your backyard, but you don't want the expense and hassle of a built-in pool, maybe you should consider an above-ground swimming pool.
A guide to planting, growing and harvesting carrots from seeds in pots and containers in your garden. How long does it take for carrots to grow from seed? How long does it take for a carrot seed to germinate? Includes a carrot juice recipe.
In this article, we will examine the steps required in seeding a new lawn and how you can achieve this simply and effectively, even if you have never done it before.