How to Modernize Your Favorite Vintage & Antique Finds
Like wide lapels on a 1970s suit, certain features and finishes clearly announce their vintage status
Homeowner’s Workbook: How to Remodel Your Kitchen
Here are 9 steps to a kitchen remodel, from gathering design ideas through construction and final review
The 3 things mistakes you're making when mopping the floor — and how to fix them
We hate to break it to you, but most of us are doing common household chores wrong.
Upholstery Fabric Guide
The fabric of an upholstered piece is the most visible sign of quality and style. Upholstery fabric also is the part most likely to show wear and soil. When choosing upholstery, you should be aware of its durability, cleanability, and resistance to soil and fading.
How to Spring-Clean Your Appliances
The Big Three of your kitchen can get pretty gross. Give them a thorough (once a year!) once-over.
How often you should clean your carpets — and the right way to do it
Dirty carpets not only look bad, but they can be bad for your health. Find out how often you should clean them — and the right way to do so.
How To Clean A Top Loading Washing Machine With Vinegar And Bleach!
How to clean your washing machine - even if it's not visibly dirty and grungy, this will help clean soap scum and mineral deposits in the pipes and hoses.
How to Start an Asphalt Paving Business
Asphalt is made of crushed stone and gravel, or aggregate, mixed with a binding agent. This material is used to pave roads throughout the world, creating the blacktop road surface that we are familiar with. Those who wish to start an asphalt paving business must not only become familiar with the paving process, but ...
10 DIY Ways to Remove Scratches from Wooden Furniture
Sometimes, that obnoxious scratch in your wooden furniture can disappoint you. However, there is no reason to feel sad because you can now use some simple ways to remove those unwanted scratches from your wooden furniture. In fact, if you live in Austin and are at a loss every time you look at that irritating … 10 DIY Ways to Remove Scratches from Wooden FurnitureRead More »
10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Cleaning Service, Maid Service
You're inviting these people into your home, it's crucial you vet their thoroughness at their job.