How to clean candle wax

Candles are beautiful, powerful, hypnotic and riveting. They can entrance, enhance, and bring ambiance to any home. They are the centerpiece of many decorations, have been used in spirituality and religious worship for thousands of years. They bring romance to many a dinner and touch our sense of the enchanted. Because of the key elements … Read more

How to install a replacement door knob

So, you’ve finally had enough of that loose, rattling doorknob. Or, maybe the doorknob has had enough, and finally gave in and expelled its last screw. Whatever the means, the end is here for your old doorknob, and the time has come to finally replace it. It’s not as hard as one might think, and … Read more

How to remove a deadbolt from a door

Deadbolts are an important and basic component of any home security system, and it is recommended that every external door should be equipped with one. However, there are times when you may be required to remove a deadbolt if you’ve decided to switch from a single-keyed cylinder to a double-keyed cylinder, for example. Luckily, removing … Read more

How to Install a Deadbolt Lock

Deadbolt locks are one of the most secure door locks available and not too difficult to install. Nowadays almost all deadbolts come with paper patterns that make it very easy to install the door locks. When you open your deadbolt lock package it will include instructions and a paper pattern to locate the lock on … Read more

How safe is your garage door?

People don’t realize how dangerous a garage door can be. Any garage door opener that is twenty years old or more needs to be replaced. Congress has passed legislation that mandates garage door openers manufactured after January 1, 1993, are required to have at least one of the following safety features: 1. A control button … Read more

How to secure your home

You want to protect your home, family, and valuables from intruders but home security services can be so expensive. A secured home doesn’t need to cost you high monthly monitoring fees. There are many home security tools that can increase your safety and protection that you can buy from your local electronics or hardware store … Read more

How to clean your mini blinds

Miniblinds are a useful and decorative home accessory. The old-fashioned Venetian blind has gone the way of the dinosaur and been replaced by its colorful and talented cousin. Miniblinds can soften, filter, or block light. They can provide a room with semi- or total privacy. They come in a wide array of colors and price … Read more

How to clean your house quickly

Cleaning the house is often quite a boring task, especially when you have to do it on the weekend after a long and tiring day at work. Although cleaning a house is an important task, following a few simple tips can speed up the entire process If you want to learn how to clean the … Read more

How to reduce household clutter

Every house has clutter and some areas of the home are worse than others are. These ideas will help you tackle clutter a step at a time. Start out small. Don’t dump everything out into the center of the room, thinking you will force yourself to complete the room in order to get rid of … Read more

How to clean grout

Grout is a material used to fill voids or seal joints between tiles. After a time this grout becomes stained or starts to grow mold and mildew and can be very difficult to clean. Here are some tips to aid in the cleaning and sealing of grout. When first putting tile down, it is a … Read more