Maintenance

Easy DIY Fix for a Broken Water Heater

Easy DIY Fix for a Broken Water Heater

No hot water? Before you call in the professionals grab your tools and head for the basement!

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The Fab Five Renovation Tools Found on a Contractor’s Belt

The Fab Five Renovation Tools Found on a Contractor’s Belt

Although many of the tools used by today’s contractors date back through the years, there have been some pretty fabulous inventions made in that area lately – and not only can these tools help get the job done faster, some of them are just pretty darn cool!

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The DIY Jobs We Let Linger…

The DIY Jobs We Let Linger…

Wouldn’t life be simple if we could all afford to pay someone to come round and fix things around the home for us every time they went wrong? The reality is that there are very few of us fortunate enough to have our own handyman to hand and subsequently we have to rely on our own elbow grease and sometimes the help of friends and family to get things sorted. Sometimes, especially in large properties it can seem like there is a never ending list of DIY jobs and it’s all too tempting to put these off until they get really desperate.

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BrightNest: A New Resource for Homeowners

BrightNest: A New Resource for Homeowners

Ever wonder how you’re supposed to keep up with all of the maintenance projects your home requires? Well the good people over at BrightNest have made home maintenance easy! Just a few simple clicks and they’ll generate a customized to-do list for your home.

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How To Make Your Dishwasher Clean Better

How To Make Your Dishwasher Clean Better

None of us like doing dishes by hand, and there is nothing worse than washing your dishes after you have already just washed them in the dishwasher.  Over time dishwashers can start to not clean as well as they used to.  Was it something you did to it?  Possibly.  Here are some tips to keep your dishwasher running like new.

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