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How to defrost a freezer

How to defrost a freezer

Freezers; protector of food, creator of ice cube. Almost everyone has a freezer as they offer long term storage of a wide variety of food. What can be a real pain is the process of having to manually defrost your freezer from time to time. It’s a painstaking process and most people would rather take a trip to the dentist than clean out their excess ice.

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DIY Methods to Eliminate Bed Bugs from Your Home

DIY Methods to Eliminate Bed Bugs from Your Home

Though bed bugs may have a stigma of being present in unsanitary conditions, the fact is they can be found in even the cleanest of residences. They can be difficult to get rid of, but hiring an exterminator can be expensive. For those who prefer to eradicate the pests on their own, there are several do-it-yourself tips to keep in mind.

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Fixing Your Own Faulty Ball Valve

Fixing Your Own Faulty Ball Valve

If you have a faulty ball valve in your toilet, you can fix it DIY style and save some money by not calling a plumber.

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How-To Identify and Repair Water Damage

How-To Identify and Repair Water Damage

You may think that if you do not live in a flood-prone region, you do not need to worry about the possibility of water damage in your home. Unfortunately, incorrect landscaping, poor ventilation, heavy rains and similar factors can all lead to water damage even without a flood.

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Five Mailbox Designs That Take Your Box From “Eww” to “Ahh”

Five Mailbox Designs That Take Your Box From “Eww” to “Ahh”

Many people don’t realize it but your mailbox says something about you and your style. Since they come with the house, many people overlook them but since the mailbox is visible to every neighbor and passer-by it’s important to keep it looking sturdy, clean, and stylish. Here are five mailbox designs that will accentuate your curb appeal and take your mailbox from drab to fab.

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