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How to Properly Sand and Refinish Hardwood Floors

How to Properly Sand and Refinish Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors can look amazing, adding character and value to your home. Plus, they’re timeless, able to transcend decades. In 2018 alone, Americans spent more than $3.5 billion to acquire this style.  Unfortunately, wood flooring only looks excellent if it’s

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5 Mistakes Every Beginning Woodworker Makes

5 Mistakes Every Beginning Woodworker Makes

Woodworking is a centuries-old craft that many people spend a lifetime perfecting. So it makes sense that you might hit a few snags when you’re new to the practice. That’s okay. What’s important is, of course, to keep doing it

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9 Easy Ideas for Your Next Welding Project

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Having DIY skills is a bittersweet thing. It is great knowing that you can build stuff, but you always feel a little bit let down when you’re in between projects and just aching to get to work. There are plenty

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Top 10 Car Maintenance Tips for a Healthy Vehicle

Top 10 Car Maintenance Tips for a Healthy Vehicle

If your car is getting a little older now, you’re probably increasingly starting to dread your next trip to the garage. A quick service could easily turn into a new camshaft here, a new head gasket there and a four-figure

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The Pros And Cons Of Buying A House That Needs Work

The Pros And Cons Of Buying A House That Needs Work

The trend for actually staying put and renovating is on the up according to statistics. A little look at Kirsty and Phil’s Love It Or List It on Channel 4 and you’ll see that plenty of people choose not to

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Kitchen Maintenance: 4 Things to Check for Repairs

Kitchen Maintenance: 4 Things to Check for Repairs

There’s plenty of maintenance to do around the house, but one room that benefits from a special focus is the kitchen, and accompanying dining areas.  This because they get so much use over time, when compared to the rest of

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Welding Gloves 101

Welding Gloves 101

Why Hand Protection Is Important While Welding? Do you know that 70% of hand injuries were caused by workers just not wearing the safety gloves? Quite alarming, isn’t it? That’s why the very first thing a welder should think about

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Damp proofing your shed

Damp proofing your shed

A damp shed, workshop or garden building is not a good place to be. The damp can cause mold, mildew or fungus to grow and moisture can cause warping or cracking of the structure. Moisture can get to your building

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