Handy Tips

How To Hold Magazine And Book Pages Open While You DIY
There is nothing more frustrating than trying to refer to an instructions page during DIY only to find it has flipped over or is curling. With hands full, rectifying this situation usually requires completely stopping what you are doing. Not an ideal...
How To Unclog A Shower Head With Vinegar
If you find your shower head has reduced water pressure and is spraying unevenly, it is likely to be clogged. To unclog a shower head fill a zipper bag with vinegar. Secure the bag around the shower head ensuring it is fully immersed in the solution...
Use A Mayonnaise Jar To Hide Valuables
There are plenty of ways to reuse an old jar. Old mayonnaise jars make ideal secret hiding spots, all you need is some white paint. Once the jar is finished, wash it and let dry thoroughly. Then paint the inside of the jar white. By painting the insi...
Use A Wheelbarrow To Lift Heavy Objects
Don't risk an injury trying to move heavy objects around the yard. Use a wheelbarrow for assistance.  Turn the wheelbarrow on its side and push or roll the object inside and then use both hands to safely turn the wheelbarrow upright. You can then eas...
Catch Dust During DIY With This Easy Trick
Cleaning during DIY need not be a hassle. Implement a few clever tips and tricks to keep mess to minimum and you will find your after-DIY tidy up will run more smoothly.  One trick is to use a bag to catch dust during DIY, ensuring it doesn't end up...
Try This Low-Budget Landscaping Solution
Ready to build a garden bed in your yard? Not sure how to go about setting it out, or about where it should be located? Try this low-budget landscaping solution.  Use a hose and spray paint to set out a garden bed. Position the hose in the shape of t...