Fall HowTo Guides

How To Prepare for the 5 Biggest Problems Facing a Home Owner

Whether you are a first time home owner or have lived in one for a long time there are a few things that can go wrong around your house that you need to prepare for before they go wrong. In some cases you will be able to decide whether you want to do the work yourself or hire it out to a contractor but sometimes there just isn’t a choice and you are stuck calling someone in when you have no idea what the costs will be.

Preparing means understanding a potential problem and knowing how to fix it. It doesn’t mean you do it yourself.

The best way to do this is to know …



How To improve your Cell Phone Reception with a Repeater Antenna

Depending on where you live and who your provider is you may find that your cell phone reception is less than great. There are two parts to cell phone reception there is the …



How To Pick the right Bushes and Trees for your Home

Maybe you have been looking through magazines or noticing the gardens of the homes around your neighborhood and you are planning to do some upgrades in your yard. Before you do there are …



How To – Re-key Your Locks Or Match A Whole House Set

There are times in a home’s life when you need to change the locks. This can be when a crazy person you were dating moves out or it could just be that you …



How To – Detecting Carbon Monoxide In Your Home

Carbon Monoxide is one of those things that you may not notice until it is too late and unfortunately every year about 200 people die from it. Where does it come from? It …



How To – Adding A Chalk Board Wall To Your Childs Room

If your children love to draw or maybe if you are a home schooler you might want to add a chalkboard to one of the walls in your home. I would suggest doing …