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    The Ultimate Guide to Camper Trailer Conversion

    When you need a camper trailer, you ideally have two options – either to buy one from a retailer or to convert one yourself. The former obviously has several downsides. For instance, you may find a clever design, but it could also be a design that you’re not too crazy about. Besides, you may end up paying a lot more than it is actually worth. In contrast, converting a camper trailer to meet your custom needs can have several upsides. Although it would cost you a lot of time and effort to customize your camper trailer, in the end, it would be worth it. Here in this article, you’ll find…

  • It’s a Dirty Job… the Common Toilet Problems You Can Fix!
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    It’s a Dirty Job… the Common Toilet Problems You Can Fix!

    Some dads think they should know everything about DIY, but if your DIY list is getting longer than your arm, it’s time to know about some of the basics that will keep your home ticking over. One of the most common issues in any home is fixing the toilet. And if you can fix some of the most widespread toilet problems, you will be flying! Here are some of the most common issues that you need to know how to fix. Replacing the Ballcock The ballcock is the refill valve, which is the hollow floating ball that operates the valve which controls the water. You don’t see them in newer…

  • 3 Reasons Why You Should Give Table-Making A Try
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    3 Reasons Why You Should Give Table-Making A Try

    Sometimes it can feel like you’re spending more time thinking about what to choose for your next DIY project than actually spending time working on it. For a craft that’s versatile and rewarding, why not give table-making a try? You may or may not be familiar with carpentry, but recently table-making is seeing a huge surge in popularity due to online attention on social media platforms such as TikTok. It’s a craft that rests a little bit off of the beaten path but is absolutely deserving of the recent praise and attention. Who knows- it might even be the key to a new chapter in your DIY journey? Not only…

  • 10 Helpful Tips for Home Repair Projects
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    10 Helpful Tips for Home Repair Projects

    Find Out How to Do Necessary Home Repairs with Ease As a homeowner you are likely to know that a house needs to be regularly maintained. But you also probably know how frustrating this can get! Fortunately, there are home repair projects that can enable you to keep your home in tip top condition without a lot of effort! While still at the university, we were convinced that having a home is way better than renting one. We saw homeownership as a form of independence and security.  Several years after, we got a little inheritance, and with the money we put aside, it was finally possible to realize the dream…

  • How to Make Your First Roof DIY Repair
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    How to Make Your First Roof DIY Repair

    Do you need to make some quick repairs on your roof, but are a complete novice in this field? Don’t worry, roof repairs are much more comfortable than it may seem, and some things you’re likely to be able to complete on your own. Below are some DIY roof repair tips for the inexperienced. Clean the Debris from the Gutter Gutters channel water from the roof to the sewers. One problem commonly occurs with the gutters, and this is debris. Leaves, plastic bags that fly on the wind, sometimes even dead birds or rats, all can clog the drain. This can create a small pond on your roof, resulting in…

  • How To Refresh Your Kitchen Without Remodeling
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    How To Refresh Your Kitchen Without Remodeling

    Most of us have a vision of what our dream kitchen should look like. That urge to revamp and renovate comes every once in a while. However, it is often the case that full renovations don’t fit your available budget. And it’s no surprise, seeing that the average value of renovated kitchens in Australia is around $25,000. Although it is expected that renovation activities will increase in 2019 and 2020, luckily there are still ways to make your kitchen look fresh without breaking the bank. Here’s how to do that:   Replace Old Hardware Replacing your old cabinet hardware is one of the easiest and cost-effective ways to make a…

  • DIY Guide To Painting Your Living Room
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    DIY Guide To Painting Your Living Room

    One of the worst things you can do as a homeowner would be to abandon the idea of renovating it every now and again. No matter how well-made it is initially, even if you’re living in a perfect vacuum where nothing can penetrate through, over time, you’re certainly going to see some traces of wear and tear. To battle this, you need to embark on occasional renovating sessions. Now, if your room of choice that’s badly in need of restoration happens to be your living room, you’ve come to the right place alright. In this article, we’ll talk you through the process of painting your living room in five simple…

  • 7 Tips to Build A Modern Bathroom
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    7 Tips to Build A Modern Bathroom That Suits Your Family’s Needs

    The bathroom is one of the most important rooms in a house. It is a room where most of us start and end the day. The bathroom has had the potential to set the tone of the day since that is well the day begins. It is estimated that an average person spends one and a half years of their time in the bathroom. There are people, especially artists, who find inspiration when taking a shower. It is common to hear musicians say that an idea to write a particular song came to them when in the bathroom. The bathroom is also a room where one can rehearse for an…

  • Process of Installing a Single-Handle Kitchen Faucet
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    Process of Installing a Single-Handle Kitchen Faucet

    Plumber master Ed Del Grande explains some key steps of how to replace the kitchen faucet and provided some suggestions for easy work. By the way, we recommend you to buy the best faucet so that it will be easier to be installed and it will be more durable. Step 1    Turn the water off Before starting, you need to turn the water off at the cut-off valve below the sink. Turn the tap on and drain the excess water. Disconnect hot water and cold water supply line from globe valve by using small adjustable wrench. Step 2    Take the old faucet down Stick the tap behind the tap by…

  • How To Make A Work of Art for Decorating and Storing
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    How To Make A Work of Art for Decorating and Storing

    When it comes to craft building, then a lot of things are required for that purpose. One has to buy and then make the craft accordingly. The buying process has been eased by the presence of multiple online craft stores. These stores stock a variety of different elements which can be used for making truly wonderful pieces of art. In order to do that one has to make sure that the purchased items are of good quality and are appropriate for making the object. However, while creating a craft, it is also important to store the things which are needed for making the craft, for example, scissors, tapes, glues, ribbons…

  • Transform Your Small Bathroom
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    How To Transform Your Small Bathroom For Under $150 DIY

    Most homeowners would love to have a spacious bathroom. Unfortunately, not every home has the spacious bathroom that the homeowner would like. If you have this problem, you have a few options. You can either sell your home and buy a new one with a bigger bathroom, however, this can be a huge hassle that isn’t worth it just for a bigger bathroom. Second, you can build an addition to your bathroom. If your bathroom is not located in an area where an addition would be possible, this also wouldn’t be a good option. Fortunately, there are ways to make your bathroom look larger by making a few cosmetic changes.…

  • Bathroom Tile
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    4 Tips for Installing Bathroom Tile

    Adding new floor or wall tiles to your bathroom is an easy way to give the room an instant upgrade. Even if you don’t have the time or money to perform a full bathroom remodel, laying down new tiles can still freshen up your old, outdated bathroom. Better still, the job is one that you should be able to easily do on your own over the course of the weekend. That being said, it is essential that you are patient and pay close attention to what you’re doing to avoid making mistakes or producing less than desirable results. For this reason, we’ll now take a look at a few tips…