Quick Tips

DIY Tips Collections #3 – July 2015

DIY Tips

41 quick DIY tips that we learned in July 2015. A good collection of plumbing, drywall and woodworking tips, among others.

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Flower Box

DIY Flower Boxes Part II – Assembly

Now that we have our tools, materials and cuts done, we continue creating our beginner flower boxes with Part II – the assembly.

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Quick Tips

DIY Tips Collection #2 – June 2015

DIY Tips

Two quick tips to fix and prevent wood splits, along with other woodworking, painting and even some plumbing tips that we’ve gathered over the past 2 weeks.

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Exterior & Landscape

How to remove a shrub or bush – the easy way

We know that David Hasselhoff would pay a contractor to remove a shrub or bush from his yard but the rest of us usually take care of something like this ourselves.

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Quick Tips

DIY Tips Collection #1 – May 2015

DIY Tips

Our very first DIY Tips collection. We hope to continue this effort, providing quick, easy to understand tips that will add to your overall knowledge as a do-it-yourselfer.

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Exterior & Landscape

Trimming high tree branches

Have you’ve ever been crazy enough to stand on top of a ladder, holding a chainsaw with one hand stretched high above your head as the blade shreds a tree limb thicker than a caveman’s neck? If you answered “yes”, read on. There is an easier, and much safer way. This method doesn’t involve any gas-to-oil […]

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Exterior & Landscape

Does the Shovel Make a Difference?

For a few reasons explained in the post, a good shovel is worth the very minimal investment of about $25.

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