Maintenance & Repairs : Home & Garden

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Pier & Beam Foundation Repair

Pier & Beam Foundation Repair

Pier and beam foundations lift the subfloor of a structure above the ground and create a crawl space beneath the structure. Pier and beam foundations consist of a pier or column, typically wooden, that supports and raises the wooden beams and floor joists from the ground. Repair of a pier and beam f......[Read More]
Ryobi 725R Instructions

Ryobi 725R Instructions

The Ryobi 725R is a home string trimmer. Read and follow the directions given in the owner's manual in order to prevent accidents and injuries. Protective clothing and safety equipment should be worn to prevent rocks and other debris from injuring the user. Ryobi recommends that children under the a......[Read More]
An Old Leaking Roof Needs A Roofing Contractor

An Old Leaking Roof Needs A Roofing Contractor

Is your roof still in a good condition? Well, if your roof is starting to leak and is 15 years old or older, maybe you need to contact an expert roofing contractor in your place.......[Read More]
How to Remove a Brass Push-to-Connect Fitting

How to Remove a Brass Push-to-Connect Fitting

Brass push-to-connect plumbing fittings are an easy way to install, repair or modify tubing made from CPVC (chlorinated polyvinyl chloride) or copper. The fittings work by using a combination of O-rings, grab teeth and collars to join CPVC to CPVC tubing, CPVC to copper tubing and copper-to-copper t......[Read More]
How to Change the Bulb on an Overhead Door Opener

How to Change the Bulb on an Overhead Door Opener

Automatic garage door openers use timed lighting systems that energize when the door opens. The overhead door light operates independently of any other switched lighting the garage may have. It provides illumination for a preset amount of time, which is usually sufficient for exiting your vehicle or......[Read More]
Safe Use of Disinfectants

Safe Use of Disinfectants

Disinfectants rid living and working environments of pathogens such as germs and viruses, but these chemical agents can create their own unsafe conditions unless handled with care. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency assigns a registration number to each disinfectant, and according to the agenc......[Read More]
Should you Hire Carpet Cleaning Tools Technicians

Should you Hire Carpet Cleaning Tools Technicians

Carpets can really bring warmth to a home and it gives the interior of your place a bit of difference. But the problem with carpets is that you cannot easily clean it. Although you may ... ......[Read More]
How to Repair a Slump Stone Fence

How to Repair a Slump Stone Fence

Repairing a slump stone fence is similar to repairing any other brick fence. The main difference between bricks and slump stones is that the consistency of slump stones at construction time is slightly looser, allowing the stones to "slump" slightly, which gives them a rougher appearance. Repairing ......[Read More]
Metal Roofs - Installation Tips

Metal Roofs - Installation Tips

When it is time to take on a large remodeling project, you have to take into account if you have to hire a pro or not. You may want to try to save money by doing the work by yourself. Only attempt this if you know you have sufficient time and skills.......[Read More]
Guide To Blacktop Concrete

Guide To Blacktop Concrete

Blacktop is a combination of gravel, sand and asphalt while concrete is a mixture of cement, gravel and sand. Although both are entirely different products, they may be used together in layers in big construction ... ......[Read More]
Hardwood Flooring And Carpet Cleaning In Atlanta

Hardwood Flooring And Carpet Cleaning In Atlanta

Floors are also considered as a mirror through the cleanliness of its owner. With this, if you have a house, having clean and stylish floors is essential. It can draw impressions to your visitors as soon as they stepped on it.......[Read More]
Guide for How to Use Reciprocating Saw Blades

Guide for How to Use Reciprocating Saw Blades

Reciprocating saw is the term for a hand-held saw that can be used for a variety of uses with various interchangeable blades. The small compact size of the saw makes it a good use for cutting material too large to put on a saw table, such as drywall. It can be used in both horizontal and vertical po......[Read More]
Construct a Pre Engineered Building in a Cost-Effective Manner!

Construct a Pre Engineered Building in a Cost-Effective Manner!

With the rapid growth of technology, the field of architecture has undergone drastic changes. The conventional method of constructing buildings onsite has been replaced by the introduction of pre-engineered building construction method. Using the new ... ......[Read More]
What You Need To Know When Choosing A Home Loan

What You Need To Know When Choosing A Home Loan

The proprietor of Home Loan Advisers, Bill Pitt, has over 30 years of knowledge and experience to help guide you through the maze of home loans and help you with a smooth and stress free loan experience.......[Read More]
How to Remove a Control Valve on a Single-Handle Shower

How to Remove a Control Valve on a Single-Handle Shower

When the gaskets on the control valve inside the shower handle fail, your shower head will begin to drip water. The only way to fix the problem is by replacing the control valve. As long as you know where the water main to your house's plumbing is located, you can do this yourself.......[Read More]
Home Water Treatment Methods

Home Water Treatment Methods

We monitor our health every day through proper diet and taking our vitamin supplements. The one thing that is often overlooked is the quality of our drinking water. In a report from The North Carolina Cooperative Extension, contaminants in our drinking water are most likely to cause chronic health e......[Read More]
How to Reset a Sears Remote

How to Reset a Sears Remote

Sears garage openers allow you remotely access to your system's door and control the motor from as far away as a couple hundred feet. Your garage remote offers an extra layer of convenience and security, and setting and resetting your remote can be done in just minutes. The process requires no previ......[Read More]
How to Change a GE Fridge GSS25LGM Damper

How to Change a GE Fridge GSS25LGM Damper

The GE GSS25LGM is a side-by-side refrigerator designed for use in the home. The fresh-food compartment is cooled using air from the freezer compartment. To pass the air from the freezer to the fresh-food compartment, the refrigerator has a damper installed in the wall between the two compartments. ......[Read More]
Get The Most Comfortable And Lavish Furniture For Your Homes

Get The Most Comfortable And Lavish Furniture For Your Homes

The following article is written to inform you about the most fashionable and comfortable furniture to decorate your home.......[Read More]
Beautiful and Functional Handrails for Stairs

Beautiful and Functional Handrails for Stairs

A staircase is the centerpiece of the home. It serves a function, to be sure, and furthermore, as a large architectural feature, it also contributes significantly to the home's overall style.......[Read More]