natural roach repellent

Herbs That Repel Roaches – A Natural Roach Repellent

Nobody likes cockroaches, unless of course you are a frog or a lizard! And once you notice one or two roaches around the home, you can guarantee that there are more hiding away where you cant see them. There are many ways to get rid of these pesky insects, but ...
Read More
ryobi 40v battery problems

How To Fix Common Ryobi 40v Battery Problems

In my opinion Ryobi 40V cordless tools are some of the best available, although it does seem that the batteries can suffer from numerous problems. Replacement batteries are certainly not cheap, and most of us will want to avoid the need to buy a new battery if at all possible ...
Read More
compressed air alternative

Use an Electric Air Pump as a Compressed Air Alternative

Let's get straight to the point; compressed air cans are not cheap......in fact, they are damn expensive! The most commonly used compressed air alternatives will still set you back a pretty penny. There are electric dusters, but they are still costly. Otherwise you could go a full on air compressor, ...
Read More
honeywell hy-280 tower fan review

Honeywell HY-280 Quiet Set Tower Fan Review

Price: Perfect for: Smaller rooms where a floor standing fan is preferred. Honeywell HY-280 Key Specifications Fan Type: Tower fan Noise Level on Highest Setting: 55 dB Noise Level on Lowest Setting: 38 dB Max Airflow: 350 CFM I remember the first tower fan I owned, I never used it ...
Read More
when to call a plumber

7 Signs That it us Time To Call a Plumber

Plumbing problems are often depicted quite humorously on TV. Everybody gets a good laugh seeing a character’s struggle to repair the issue – but in a real life situation, nobody laughs when faced with a plumbing issue. Leaking pipes, toilet backflow, clogged sewers, gas leaks – all of these are ...
Read More
cost efficient pellet stove

Choosing The Best Pellet Stove – The Ultimate Guide

Pellet stoves are efficient, environmentally friendly, cheap to run and safe. However this cost effective heating source is often overlooked by consumers when shopping for a new heater. Why is that? We put it down to the simple fact that most people do not know what a pellet stove is, ...
Read More
Transform Your Entryway with Decorative Glass

Transform Your Entryway with Decorative Glass

A lot of newer homes are falling into the category of “spec homes”. Standardized layouts without a lot of personalization or customization to make it your own. This is especially true for the front doors and entryways. How many standard 6-panel front doors can you count in your neighborhood? Your ...
Read More
guide to house hunting

Make House Hunting Easier By Creating a Checklist

Buying a new home can be a beautiful, but tricky experience. Sometimes people fall in love with a house and don’t focus on what’s important. That’s why you need to have a checklist, so you don’t get swept up in the hype. The checklist is something you should keep in ...
Read More
5 Tried and True Paint Colors for Your Walls

5 Tried and True Paint Colors for Your Walls

Are your home's walls in need of a fresh coat of paint? Perhaps your old paint color scheme looks outdated, or perhaps you just want a different look. Either way, there are five tried and true paint colors you'll want to consider incorporating into your home décor. 5 Paint Colors ...
Read More
Milwaukee cordless tools

The Best Milwaukee Cordless Tools Combo Kits

When it comes to purchasing the best battery powered tools on the market, you are hard pressed to go past Milwaukee. Milwaukee cordless tools combo kits come in a few different varieties, the kits are scaled from those with just 2 or 3 tools, right up to the kits with ...
Read More
cordless tool battery guide

The Complete Cordless Tools Battery Guide

Ampere hours, voltage, Li-Ion, NiCd... all these are terms that you might hear thrown around when you are looking at purchasing a new cordless tool. But what does it all mean? How do you know when the salesperson has no idea what they are talking about and just wants the ...
Read More
mold control

How to Remove Mold on Drywall

Did you know mold on drywall can lead to serious respiratory disorders? It is important to remove it as soon as you notice mold on drywall. Methods for removing mold on drywall differ depending on if the walls are painted or not. In case the drywall is coated, it can be easy ...
Read More
concrobium fogger

The Ultimate Mold Foggers Guide

If you have ever had a mold outbreak in your house then you probably know that the mold you can see is only the beginning of the problem. Believe it or not, only 10% of mold is visible - the other 90% is microscopic. On top of this, there is ...
Read More
How to Build Your Own Decking Area

How to Build Your Own Decking Area

Decking is a really great way to make the most of your outdoor space.  You can use it as an extension of your indoor space by attaching the deck to the back of your home, or as a standalone feature somewhere else in your garden. In the summer, a decking ...
Read More
miracle gro aerogarden

The Ultimate Aerogarden Review and Guide

Because you have made it to this article I am guessing you are here for one (or more) of three reasons:
  1. You seem to kill any plant you touch
  2. You have no space to have a garden outdoors
  3. You don't have the time to look after a garden
...
Read More
best steam mop

Choosing The Best Steam Mop For 2019

Cleaning floors is never fun, and if you have to resort to strong chemicals then it can also be bad for your health. This is where steam mops come in - these ingenious devices means that you can clean your floors with nothing more than water (well, extremely hot water) ...
Read More
best quiet fans

The 5 Best Quiet Fans – Get A Good (and peaceful) Nights Sleep

It is a well known fact that average temperatures are going up, and this means that those stinking hot days are coming thicker and faster than ever before. So now, more than ever it is important to have a good fan to help keep you comfortable when the mercury soars! ...
Read More
best diy terrarium kits

Our Favorite DIY Terrarium Kits – Make Your Own Tiny Garden

A Terrarium kit allows anybody to create your own tiny ecosystem in your own home - indoors. These self contained gardens are usually displayed in a glass container and can be either sat on a bench or hung from an appropriate location - depending on your terrarium. Terrarium kits usually ...
Read More
how to get rid of bed bugs naturally

5 Ways to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Naturally

Bed bugs suck.... that's a fact. And if you have ever had to deal with them, then you know they can literally make your life a living hell. They bite you, they make you itch and worst of all...they can be an absolute pain to get rid of. For this ...
Read More