How to Treat a Wooden Floor

wood floor and bricks wall

You’ve probably already got your own pad and whether you’re renting or you’ve decided to buy I expect you can’t wait to put your own unique stamp on the place of course there are many ways you can bring the interior of your home to life but one of the simplest ways to create that … Read more

Applying translucent concrete stain

Translucent Concrete Stain pattern

Any drab, lifeless slab of concrete can be transformed into a warm, decorative surface that provides character to any exterior or interior space with translucent concrete stains. Translucent stain’s semi-transparent appearance provides a deep, rich color that highlights the natural variations in any concrete surface. Translucent stain is a safe, water-based, polymer-bonded formula that provides … Read more

Resurfacing concrete

cement floor plaster

Although concrete is one of the most durable building materials available, time, traffic and the elements can cause the concrete surface to spall, wear and discolor. Concrete Resurfacer (check on Amazon) can provide a new, durable, wear-resistant surface on old, worn concrete driveways, sidewalks and patios that will last the life of the concrete. Concrete … Read more

House Efficiency – Energy Saving Tips

Energy saving house

By employing some simple tips and common sense your house can become far more energy-efficient. You do not have to cut back on quality or lifestyle to save money and make your home friendlier to the environment. In the end, you will find my top10 tips for energy saving Insulation and Scheduling Imagine this scenario, … Read more

Pipe repair plumbing

home plumbing pipes

When should the plumbing be replaced? ■ Which piping should you put? ■ Pipe laying methods ■ pipe replacement-tips and recommendations ■ after pipe replacement ■ pipe replacement price She lies there, under the floors or behind the wall and as long as she does not cause trouble – we tend to forget about her … Read more

14 ways to recycle packing peanuts

Packing peanuts plastic packaging material

So the item you ordered just arrives and when you finally opened it, the first thing you notice is the layers upon layers of white peanut packing. As you dig deeper to reach for your precious item, the question often reverberating behind your mind is:

‘God, what am I going to do with all these packing peanuts now?’

For many regular shoppers, this scenario is not very surprising or uncommon. Thousands of shipping companies the world over makes use of peanut packing to package rather fragile items. The peanut packing helps protect most fragile items from damage while in transit.

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How to repair a concrete driveway

concrete driveway house

Many concrete driveway repairs can actually be done by a handy homeowner… perhaps you are one of them – let’s find out. Ok, why repair a concrete driveway rather than replace it? …because concrete driveway repair costs a fraction of what it would to replace it. When it’s possible, repairing rather than replacing a concrete … Read more

Resin vs Epoxy

Polyester resin Vs epoxy resin

Resin and epoxy both are adhesives which originally came from the heavy industry and construction. Over time their usefulness and toughness got them to be adopted on other areas as well. Today you can buy them in containers for table-topping and floors (check on Amazon), glue gun cartridges, syringes and ready to use packets

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Generator operating guide

Isolated Machine Generator Portable  - jeanvdmeulen / Pixabay

What to do, what is forbidden to do and for what it is important to strictly observe when working with a generator A generator is an indispensable tool for those who work in the field, away from electrical infrastructure – but it is very important to operate it correctly. Incorrect operation of the generator can … Read more