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As anyone who’s ever rented an apartment knows, carpet cleaners are a life (and deposit) saver. But when they stop working, things can get frustrating. Sure, you could go rent one, but you bought it t...
August 17, 2021
Pools are awesome accessories to your home, but they do require maintenance. One of the most important things you can do to improve their lifespan and quality is to regularly siphon and replace your ...
August 17, 2021
Memory foam mattresses are an absolute godsend for people with back problems. Unfortunately, during the initial couple of weeks that you have one, they tend to make a particular smell....
August 17, 2021
If your LazySpa isn’t heating up, first of all - I’m sorry. Those things are godsends for those of us in cold climates with a bad back. But the good news is that it’s likely a problem that can be fixe...
August 14, 2021
Is your tumble dryer leaving your clothes damp and not drying the laundry well? To help you diagnose the issue, we’ve compiled a list of possible reasons your tumble dryer might not be drying clothes ...
August 10, 2021
Especially if you’re living in an older home, you may find your cold kitchen a nuisance. Many factors could cause this, but the largest is that they’re just often not built for heat retention....
August 10, 2021
A tumble dryer failing to heat up is a major problem! But before calling a repairman, read through this post to figure out what could be wrong. The trouble might be a simple fix. Why pay the repairman...
July 22, 2021
It is terrible to watch torrential rains pulverize your vegetable garden. It is just as bad to watch it wither and die under the blistering sun in a drought. Here are 10 ways you can help your thirsty...
May 20, 2021
We are surrounded by plastic, so it is only natural that we use plastic in our gardens to grow food. We will discuss 7 ways how to grow vegetables in plastic, and which plastics are safe to choose fro...
May 20, 2021
5-gallon buckets are becoming a very popular container to enhance a garden. They have many benefits and really make the most of a small space. Let's look at how to grow vegetables in 5-gallon buckets....
May 20, 2021
There is nothing like cooking and eating a meal that you grew yourself. Even if it is just pulling a carrot for an afternoon snack, you can easily grow your own food and become more self-sufficient. B...
May 20, 2021
Spring is always an exciting time for the gardener, when you prepare your plot or container to produce an abundant harvest. Every garden has to start somewhere. It usually begins with a tiny seed, but...
May 20, 2021
Just because you don't have a garden, doesn't mean you can't make the move towards growing your own food. Even if you don't have a patch of dirt to call your own, you can still grow vegetables with on...
May 20, 2021
A classic science experiment in school is to put a plant in a dark closet and see what happens. The outcome: it turns white, withers, and dies without the sun. However, there is a way how to grow vege...
May 20, 2021
Greenhouses are a great way for many small growers to extend the season, giving several extra months of fresh vegetables. But that still leaves many gardens bare during the coldest months of the year....
May 20, 2021