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DIY PAINTING TIPS, TRICKS, AND A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

DIY PAINTING TIPS, TRICKS, AND A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE   My dad was a handyman, and I grew up helping him. I’ve painted my home from top to bottom, as well as the houses and apartments of countless other people. I’ve learned a thing or two over the years and I’m happy to share my tips…
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How To: Choose a New Roof for Your House

How To: Choose a New Roof for Your House If you're choosing a new roof for your new or existing home, aesthetics are important, but so too are the material's cost, weight, and installation requirements. By Bob Vila Whether you are building from scratch or choosing a new roof for your existing home, a wide…
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15 Quick Fixes to Make Around Your House

15 Quick Fixes to Make Around Your House Fifteen-minute projects that won't put a dent in your weekend. By Adam Bluestein Squeaky Door Hinges: Spray a little WD-40 onto the hinges, moving the door back and forth to work in the lubricant. Or try rubbing the hinges with petroleum jelly. If these tricks don’t work,…
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7 Tips for Building Your First Home

7 Tips for Building Your First Home by Lauren Busser Some home building goofs, like spilled paint or a hole in the drywall are easy to fix as things move along. But you've got to be careful to avoid major, costly errors when building your first home. No one wants to spend their hard-earned cash,…
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