Spring HowTo Guides

How To – Removing That Musty Smell From Your Clothes Washer

Have you ever opened your washing machine to do a new load of wash only to be met with a musty moldy smell? Well you aren’t alone and this problem is something you can take care of yourself.

Unfortunately it seems that even the strongest spin cycle won’t remove every last drop of water from your washing machine. When this water is allowed to sit for a few days or a week it can begin to grow bacteria which isn’t the greatest thing to wash your clothes in.

If you find this smell just before doing the wash you should fill the tub with a mixture of bleach and water to its lowest setting. Allow …



How To – Choosing the Right Underlayment Backer Material for Tile Installs

When you are performing a Tile install in your Bathroom or Kitchen it is important to know the correct way to prepare the area for Tile.

Some surfaces like concrete floors can take tile directly however …



How To – What Types of Tile are Best for Bathroom Remodels?

If you are considering remodeling your bathroom you have many different types of surfaces to select from and choose. As a matter of fact even though your bathroom may be one of the smallest rooms …



How To – The Easy Way to Rehydrate Dried Beans for Soup

One of the best things to have in your pantry is a supply of dried beans. They are a great source of nutrition and provide just as much or more protein as meat but they …



How To – Get Rid of your Cable or Satellite TV Bill and still enjoy Television

Cable and Satellite TV bills can cost more than half your other utility bills combined and although its nice watching a movie you’ve seen 20 times or some reality show thats kinda lame …



How To – Don’t Trash your Newspaper and Cardboard Save it for Projects

In almost every town and city recycling programs have had us trying to find things to place in that large bin they charge us extra for… In some locations they actually watch your frequency …