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

    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
    Business,  DIY,  Hobbies

    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
    DIY,  Guest Post,  Home Improvement

    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
    Around The House,  DIY,  Home Improvement

    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…