types of paint sprayers

Types Of Paint Sprayers – Which Is Right For You?

Do you have a large surface area to paint? Perhaps you want to avoid the unsightly brush strokes that become embedded into the finish when dry? Maybe you need to get a paint job completed quickly, and don't have the time for multiple coats? You need a paint sprayer. A ...
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shower wall options

4 Shower Wall Options For Your Next Bathroom Renovation

Are you renovating your bathroom and hoping for something a little more exciting than the same old, same old? Maybe you're looking for a particular style, but the costs of installation are too high? Shower walls need to be water-tight, stylish, and easy to clean. If you're considering your shower ...
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best internal wall insulations

Choosing The Best Internal Wall Insulation For Your Home

While many of us may be unaware of the importance of properly insulating the walls of our home, the fact is that up to 35 % of heat gets lost because of poor insulation. This is not only a matter of comfort and quality of life, but it can also ...
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shower mold

How To Remove Mold From The Shower – Quickly and Easily

No matter how often you clean your shower, it is likely that at some point (especially during the colder months) you have noticed some mold growing. And once it start's growing, it doesn't take long before it seems to be in every crack and crevice! If you find yourself in ...
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best home improvement blogs

10 Must Read Home Improvement Blogs To Inspire You

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” It turns out that Anne Frank was right. She might have been speaking about something else entirely, but she certainly hit the nail on the head when it comes to home improvement projects ...
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how to clean bath toys

How To Clean Bath Toys – Get Rid Of Mold Easily!

It's bath time for the kids. You fill up the bath, chuck them in (not literally) and get out their bath toys. Then you remember - you forgot to clean them again! They are all dirty, moldy and to be honest a little slimy right? Well time to throw them ...
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types of firewood

Types Of Firewood – A Simple Guide To Burning The Right Fuel

Whether you’re buying or burning, knowing a few things about the different types of firewood can maximize efficiency and save you trouble when it comes to your wood stove, fireplace, or fire pit. Not all firewood gives the same results so understanding the characteristics of different types is key to ...
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pellet stove vs propane

Pellet Stoves Vs Propane Heaters – Which Is Right For You?

The next line up in our series of articles comparing heating types is pellet stoves vs propane. These two heating types are a bit more difficult to compare because they are actually quite different. They do however, each have their pros and cons. Propane heaters will suit some of you, ...
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best quiet portable air conditioner

Compare The Best Portable Quiet Air Conditioners

Do you need to keep the room cool, but can’t bear the noise of your air-con unit? Maybe you’re constantly battling between the right temperature and a room that you can actually sleep in? Air-con is a necessary evil for many of us, but who wants to share the room ...
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battery backup for pellet stove

Battery Backup For Pellet Stoves – 3 Ways To Keep The Heat On

Pellet stoves are one of the best space heaters available: they are efficient, cheap to run and they provide that comforting radiant heat. But they do have one downside: when the power goes out your pellet stove stops operating. For this reason, you will want to seriously consider installing battery ...
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pellet stove vs wood stove

Pellet Stove Vs Wood Stove – Which Should You Choose?

There is nothing quite like the radiant heat of a wood or pellet stove, the immediate feeling of warmth you get when sitting close to the heater is one of the most comforting things I have experienced. But when it comes to making the choice between a pellet stove or ...
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diy ping pong ball lights

How To Make DIY Ping Pong Ball Lights

YouTube and Pinterest are filled with examples of pretty, glowing lights draped on mantles, walls, and headboards. You can easily spend over $60 buying these from department stores or Etsy, but it is quite simple to make your own ping pong ball lights. You probably already have all the tools ...
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best bathroom heaters

The Best Bathroom Heaters – Don’t Go Cold This Winter!

Is your bathroom colder than the rest of your house? Perhaps the tiled floor sends shivers through you if you need the loo in the middle of the night? Sounds familiar? You need a bathroom heater. There’s nothing worse than shivering while waiting for the water to warm up - ...
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how to apply diatomaceous earth

How to Apply Diatomaceous Earth – Indoors and Outdoors

What a lovely word - “diatomaceous”. It’s one of those words that roll off the tongue once you know how to pronounce it. But what the heck is it? Diatomaceous earth (DE) is a naturally-occurring silica compound made from the fossilized, skeletal remains of diatoms - minuscule aquatic organisms. Oh....I can ...
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worx aerocart review

The Worx Aerocart Review – Should You Buy It?

Have you seen the Worx Aerocart infomercial on TV recently? It is likely that, as with any infomercial, you are wondering if the Aerocart is actually any good or if it is just a Scam. In this article we take an in-depth look this 8-in1 wheelbarrow so you can make an ...
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how to install a lamp cord switch

How To Replace a Lamp Cord Switch Quickly and Easily

When your lamp stops working, the first thing to try is replacing the light bulb. If the lamp still does not work despite the new bulb, then it is likely you have a faulty lamp switch. If your lamp has an inline cord switch then you are in luck, because ...
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what is peva

What is PEVA? Is It Safe And What Is It In?

PEVA is a non-chlorinated vinyl that is often used a direct substitute for PVC. PEVA is in many common household items, and it is for this reason that you should educate yourself on how safe it is, and what products in your home may be made from PEVA. What is ...
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best cookware for a gas stove

What Is The Best Cookware For Gas Stoves?

Cooking on a gas stove is quite different to cooking on an electric stove. Gas stoves heat up much more quickly than its electric counterpart and the heat is not uniformly spread over the cookware being used. And while technically almost any sort of cookware will work on a gas ...
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best quiet space heaters

Best Quiet Space Heaters

If you own a chilly home office or you need to bring some much needed warmth into a bedroom or communal area, you’ll want something that can provide heat without a low-pitched hum that’s guaranteed to drive you to distraction. Electric heaters can be super-expensive to run and the level ...
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best bladeless fans

The Best Bladeless Fans – Expert Reviews and Picks

I've got a secret....even the best bladeless fans aren't magic, in-fact they actually do have blades (although they are well hidden!) That said, there are many advantages of having a 'Bladeless' Fan over a conventional one; Less energy usage, low noise, safety, ease of maintenance and aesthetic beauty to name ...
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