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12 Kitchen Hacks to Help You Keep Organized

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Maintaining your kitchen can be a real challenge especially when you have to fix leaking faucets and clogged drains, not to mention replacing kitchen gadgets that are no longer useful. You might not own the smartest home improvement technologies, but you can be smart on your cheap way with these hacks. List the content of […]

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How to Waterproof Your Basement


Here’s a step by step procedure on how to waterproof your basement: Examine your house’s perimeter. The ground next to your foundation should slope away from it. That’s a rule of the thumb. If it’s towards the foundation, you’ll have a problem. The dirt around it will just cause the ground to sink in and […]

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12 Kitchen Gadgets That You Must Have

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The Prep Pad: The Intelligent Scale The Prep Pad is both a cutting pad and a digital weight scale. It syncs with your smartphone and informs you the exact breakdown of the nutrients, even the caloric values, of the food you’re weighing. The CoverBlubber This silicone lid works with any container. It’s flexible; stretching to […]

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How to Clear a Clogged Drain (Step by Step)

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A clogged drain slows down household chores and makes you worry. If you’re having this problem, you might have abused your kitchen drain line by doing one or all of these: Dumping coffee grounds or bacon grease into the drain (This is wrong because they will block the drain once they solidify.) Not running a […]

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5 Simple Steps to Fix a Leaking Faucet


It’s not only annoying; a leaking faucet is also a waste of water! Every drop counts. That is why you should fix your faucet as soon as possible before it turns into a bigger problem. Let’s begin! You’ll need: • an adjustable wrench; C-wrench • Phillips and/or flathead screwdriver • Penetrating oil, such as WD-40 […]

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7 Smart Home Improvement Technologies and Trends

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Voice Control. By now you could turn on lights, control thermostats, and play music using just your voice! With the development of voice control, you can just sit back and relax while listening to music. You don’t even have to walk right up to a light switch to turn it off now! Amazon Alexa, NEST, […]

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17 Tools A Homeowner Must Own


Allow me to present them in alphabetical order. Adjustable Crescent Wrench. This is perfect for fitting bolts and nuts of any size. Because this is adjustable, it may be the only wrench you need at home. They come in various shapes and kinds but opt for one that’s self-ratcheting. Broom and dustpan. All homeowners should […]

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