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Get Dangerous Mold out of your House

Whether alive or dead, mold can induce allergic reactions and asthma. Lets put on some rubber gloves and and find out how to remove dangerous molds from your home. Read more...


How to Create a Lampshade

An easy and affordable way to freshen up your home decor is by creating and painting a lampshade. This will add subtle but effective results, breathing new life into an otherwise dull room. Read on...


How to Create a Mural

Expand your creative horizons and turn your "ho-hum" living space into a personalized piece of art. Let's enter the wonderful world of creating and designing Murals! Read more...


How to Create Decorative Wall Panels

Let's give your living space a sophisticated yet simple slash of decoration. Only a few tools are needed and a touch of creativity to make yourself a decorative wall panel. Read on...


How to Create Ornamental Mirrors

Open up your interior home decor with an effective yet stylish accessory by creating an ornamental mirror. You would be surprised on how beautiful you can make your surroundings. Read on...


How to Get Rid of Mildew

Mildew looks terrible, aggravate allergies, and make the home an uncomfortable environment. Let's take some time to clean the house and get rid of mildew, once and for all! Read on...


How to Install a Central Vacuum Cleaner

Central vacuum cleaners are a very convenient way to keep the house clean and organized. Let's read the steps on installing a central vac in your home! Read on...


How to Install a Ceramic Tile Backsplash

Whether for the kitchen or for the bathroom, a ceramic tile backsplash is of utmost importance to have. Let's go through the steps of installing a ceramic tile backsplash. Read on...


How to Install a Phone Jack

In the age of technology, computers, gaming systems and cell phones, still well all need a phone jack, often to rig up our online systems. Let's get ringing and learn how to instal a phone jack. Read more...



How to Install a Surface Mount Deadbolt Lock

Installing deadbolt locks on exterior doors is one of the best ways to improve your home's security. Read more...


How to Install an Internal Deadbolt Lock

A good way to help protect your home from a home invasion (break in) is by installing an internal dead bolt lock. A great home security measure. Read on...


How to Insulate Your Garage

Whether dealing with the harsh cold winters of Winnipeg, Mani"snowba", Timmons of Northern Ontario or pretty much all of Eastern Canada, insulating your garage is a must and can actually help the energy efficiency of the rest of your home. Let's walk through the steps of insulating your garage! Read on...


How to make a Decorative Bedroom Headboard

The bedroom is the sanctuary of our homes. Let's be creative and give it a personal touch expressing our most inner selves. How? Well, one way is to hand craft a decorative headboard. Read on...


How to make a Knot Pillow from Fleece

Pillows are the ultimate accessory for a home. They offer support to the head, neck and shoulder regions. Pillows are just extremely comfortable. Pillows offer decorating opportunities to express your style because of the vast amount of choices. A great and simple project is to make a knot pillow using fleece. Read more...


How to Paint Interior Walls

A quick and easy way for all of us to give our home a little face lift in the home improvement department, is by painting the interior walls. There's a few tricks of the trade to learn though. Read on to find out...


How to Patch Peeling Paint

Peeling paint makes the home feel old. The good news is, this is an easy home repair that is inexpensive and relatively quick. Only a few basic tools are needed. Let's get to work! Read on...


How to Plant a Flower Garden

Roses are red and Violets are blue, with this here article you can be a flower gardener too! Let's find out why gardening is not only a healthy lifestyle but a great way to explore your creative ideas.


How to Reduce Heating Bills in the Winter

As Canadian winters get cooler and harsher, heating your home can be quite expensive. Lets look at 5 effective methods of reducing your home's heating bill this winter. Read on...


How to Remove your Old Kitchen Sink Faucet

A great way to liven up your kitchen is by installing a shiny new kitchen faucet. First you must remove your old kitchen faucet. Read on...


How to Repair Your Sliding Glass Door

Sliding glass doors are often the gateway to your home's patio, back yard or sundeck. As the house ages it settles down naturally. This can cause the undesirable result of jamming up your sliding doors. Let's find out how to fix the problem. Read on...


How to Reset Popped Wallboard Fasteners

Nothing looks more unsightly than nails or wall board fasteners sticking out of your wall in your home. Let's tighten things up and reset our wall board fasteners. Read more...


How to Strip Furniture

Stripping furniture is a way to refurbish wood pieces to its natural beauty. Let's take a look at restoring your old valuable antiques into breath taking works of art. Read on...


Installing a Window Mounted Evaporative Cooler

In the humid temperature zones with low humidity, such as in BC and Alberta, evaporative coolers are cost effective way to keep cool in the hot summer months. Read more...


Mount a Flat Screen TV on a Brick Wall

As plasma tv, LCD tv and flat screen tv's are taking over as the major footprint in a home's living room area. Sometimes mounting on rough services can be a tricky process. Let's walk through the steps of mounting a flat screen tv on a brick wall. Read on...


Storage Solutions : How to Maximize Closet Space

Space, space, space, we always need more space! It seems there is never enough room to store our clothes and belongings especially when kids are involved. Let's take this time to discover easy and affordable ways to maximize our closet space! Read on...


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