It's Curtains For You! Four Features To Look For In Drapery Treatments For Kids' Rooms

Posted on: 6 July 2015

You need some cute and effective window coverings for your child's room, but you're not interested in blinds. Maybe you don't like the look, or maybe you're concerned about the strangulation hazard that many blind cords present. Your best option is to choose drapery treatments that will work well in a kid's bedroom. What are some features to look for in drapes that will be installed in a child's room? [Read More]

Tips For Repainting Your Interior Shutters

Posted on: 16 June 2015

Replacing shutters can be expensive and hiring someone to repaint them for you will cost more than doing it yourself. You can cheaply and fairly quickly refresh your space by repainting your shutters yourself. Keep the following tips in mind when planning and completing your project.      Removal Though you can paint shutters while they're still attached to your house, it's best to remove them so you can properly clean, sand, and paint them. [Read More]

How To Get Rid Of Mice In The Garage

Posted on: 27 May 2015

Finding mice in the garage is not uncommon, but can still be a frightening experience. Not only are mice unwelcome guests in your garage, but they can also spread disease. Having them in the garage also increases the chance that they will eventually make it into your home. Here are some tips for getting rid of mice in your garage. Find Their Hiding Places Mice are very good at hiding and getting around while in your garage. [Read More]

How To Fix A Dryer That Doesn't Dry Clothes Properly

Posted on: 5 May 2015

If you are having problems with your dryer actually drying your clothes, it is time to do some troubleshooting. These tips will look at the different reasons why a dryer isn't drying and what can be done about it. Clear the Obstruction The first possible cause for a dryer that isn't working is that there is an obstruction. When clogs or obstructions occur in the exhaust duct, it not only stops the appliance from drying your clothes, but it can also be a fire risk. [Read More]