Repairing a Hole in Drywall

I received a call this week from my church’s office manager saying we needed to have some repairs made before a visit from the building inspectors next week. One of the repairs was a hole in the drywall where a door handle had punched through the wall. The doorstop had broken and next thing you…

Conservatory Lighting

Conservatory lighting. While every room in your house can be described as having a colour, what colour is your conservatory? You may answer that it is white, or a stain colour but really, for most people the colour of your conservatory is green or, the colour of your garden because that is what you can…

Vinyl Wall Coverings

Thirty years ago, if you wanted to wallpaper your bathroom or kitchen, your choices were thick, ultra-plastic looking, shiny rolls of vinyl, with few patterns from which to choose. Not only that, but when applied, the resulting appearance was so obviously not "wallpaper", but more like a heavy plastic shower curtain glued to your wall!…

Fire Pit Care and Maintenance

As with anything you own, you need to take care of your fire pit if you want it to stay in good condition. Luckily, fire pit care and maintenance is relatively easy and not something that requires a lot of time or hard work. By doing it regularly it will be even easier than if…

Ceiling Light Fittings For Your Home

Nowadays, you can have various ways in making your home more beautiful. There had been lots of ways for you to do it with the use of those simple yet elegant home d├ęcor. One of the best stuffs that you can have in your home is the so called ceiling light fittings. Ceiling light fittings…

Flooring in My Home

Experts always say the best way to design a home is from the ground up. That means you have to start with your flooring. Your floor can make or break your home, both structurally and aesthetically. If you’re designing your first home, start with a stable floor-it’ll set the tone for the rest of your…

Septic Systems: The Inside Story

Two Components Class 4 septic systems are divided into two components, the septic tank and the septic field or leaching bed. Waste is piped out of the house into the septic tank, which is essentially a water clarification tank, in which anaerobic bacteria break the waste down into solids (sludge), liquid effluent, and scum. Septic…

Fat Chest? – How to Get it Lean!

Here are 3 ways which should be done to turn a fat chest into a lean chest. Try these before considering the other more costly and risky routes, such as surgery. 1. Diet down some. Try to get lean by eating less sugar based carbohydrates and doing some exercise, like walking 30 minutes every other…

Asphalt Paint

When people talk about asphalt paint they can mean two completely different products. There is paint that is applied to asphalt and then there is paint which contains asphalt to be used as a waterproofing for such things as metal objects which are exposed to water and the environment. We will look at both of…