Blog posts under the How To category.

24 August, 2021
How to stop weeds coming through stones?

#11. How to stop weeds coming through stones?

Question How to stop weeds coming through stones? I’m weeding this every 6-8 weeks and I hate it. Any good ideas for preventing growth? Answers Spray […]
16 August, 2021
How to replace laminate board

#10. How to replace laminate boards?

Question How to replace laminate boards? Had some damaged ones and I am trying to replace them but I am having a hard time getting the […]
9 August, 2021
How to remove old paint on a wooden porch?

#9. How to remove old paint on a wooden porch?

Question How to remove old paint on a wooden porch as painlessly as possible? Answers Strip it. Rent a large random orbital sander from home depot […]
2 August, 2021
Bubbles in wooden tabletop

#8. How to get rid of bubbles in a wooden tabletop?

Question How to get rid of bubbles in a wooden tabletop? Answers Put some wood glue in a syringe with a very small needle. Carefully make […]
21 July, 2021
How to strip old painted wallpaper?

#7. How to strip old painted wallpaper?

Question How to strip old painted wallpaper? I’m only making a problem worse. I’m aware I’m probably gonna have to mud this entire wall to do […]
17 July, 2021
How to fi the hole in the foundation of the house?

#6. How to fix the hole in the foundation?

Question How to fix the hole in the foundation, where mice are entering? Answers Make some mortar. 3 parts sand, 2 parts Portland cement, 1/2 lime. […]
29 June, 2021
How to build twin beds out of pallets

#5. How to build twin beds out of pallets?

Question How to build twin beds out of pallets? Answers The beds will not be stable if it is entirely made of pallets. The four corners […]
18 June, 2021
How to move a fridge without scratching the floor?

#4. How to move a fridge without scratching the floor?

Question How to move a fridge without scratching the floor? Answers Lift half slide in a towel or an old blanket then pull the blanket or […]
16 June, 2021
How to fix peeling paint on the wall

#3. How to fix peeling paint?

Question What do I use to fix this peeling paint on the wall? My husband put up and then ripped out one of those UV toothbrush […]
9 June, 2021
How to remove wood stain from house siding

#2. How to remove wood stain and paint from house siding?

Question How to remove wood stain from house siding? My daughter decided she was going to be an artist while I was at work today. Answers […]