Hollow Core Door Loose Hinge Repair

Hollow Core Door Loose Hinge Repair

If the screws in your door hinge have become loose and frequently require tightening, or have been tightened so often that they no longer stay securely in place causing the door to sag, most likely the wood sections (the stiles) that frame the inside of the door need reinforcement. Door stiles (the wooden side frames … Continue Reading

A Wedding Reception Menu

A Wedding Reception Menu

We spent several months preparing for our daughter’s outdoor wedding. Pinterest was invaluable for decoration inspiration. But the menu for 50 guests eluded us. Having attended6 weddings in the past year, we knew we would serve one entree and we didn’t want to serve chicken. Even catered chicken breasts were a bit overcooked, and it … Continue Reading

Free Ways To Research A Car’s Vehicle History By VIN Number

Free Ways To Research A Car’s Vehicle History By VIN Number

There are many paid options to get a vehicle’s history by the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN number). If you are thinking of buying a used car from a dealership, you should definitely expect them to provide a CarFax report. But if you are buying from a private party, it’s your responsibility to do due diligence. … Continue Reading

What’s In Your Hurricane Disaster Kit?

What’s In Your Hurricane Disaster Kit?

A few new preparation suggestions have been added 2/2020 Prepare For The Worst, Hope For The Best Living in the Mid Atlantic means we’ve had more than our share of hurricane encounters. Most were nothing more than a reason to throw a hurricane party. But a few deserved more attention and preparation. Over the years, … Continue Reading

Repairing Damaged Aluminum On A Travel Trailer RV Camper

Repairing Damaged Aluminum On A Travel Trailer RV Camper

The base of the support arms of the window rock guard on the front of our travel trailer had worn through the aluminum siding and water was getting inside. The damage was roughly 1 inch high by 2 inches wide. Three options that were considered were: Replace the aluminum panel (approximately 8.5 feet long) Cover … Continue Reading

Used Riding Lawn Mower And Garden Tractor Checklist

Used Riding Lawn Mower And Garden Tractor Checklist

This checklist is a starting point in helping you decide whether to purchase a used riding lawn mower. It will give you an idea of what to look for when you inspect the mower. We’ve also included a description of what to look for and why. When you’re ready to actually look at a mower, … Continue Reading

How To Find The Value Of A Used Riding Lawn Mower Or Garden Tractor

How To Find The Value Of A Used Riding Lawn Mower Or Garden Tractor

A used riding lawn mower can be a big investment. A little bit of research and a thorough inspection before you purchase it is the best way to protect yourself from paying too much. Before you part with a couple of hundred (or couple of thousand) dollars, it’s worth taking the time to get some … Continue Reading

15 Awesome Uses For An Endoscope Around The House

15 Awesome Uses For An Endoscope Around The House

Finding A Plumbing Leak Inside Walls Inspecting Ductwork Peeking Underneath Or Behind Appliances Identifying The Mystery Object Stuck Inside The Disposal Annual Chimney Or Flue Checkup Locating Studs Before Removing Drywall Solving The Mystery Of The Missing Socks Find Out What’s Clogging That Drain Check Out Your Dental Work Peeking Inside The Crawlspace Dryer Vent … Continue Reading

How To Repair Riding Mower Seats

How To Repair Riding Mower Seats

Note: For all products mentioned, please read the manufacturer’s directions regarding safety, surface preparation and clean up. Update! Please read the update at the bottom of this article. We tried a different repair method for the seat to our Toro riding lawn mower, which had several splits and had lifted completely out of the plastic … Continue Reading

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15 Hot Glue Hacks To Keep You Sane

15 Hot Glue Hacks To Keep You Sane

Keep An Opened Tube Of Caulk From Drying Out Apply a generous amount of hot glue to the opening of the caulk tube. Keep adding layers to create a plug, which you can easily remove the next time you need the caulk. Attach A Gift Bow That Won’t Stick Anymore We’ve all done it; we’ve … Continue Reading