Handy Tips

Wind Christmas Lights Around A Hose Reel
To keep your holiday lights from getting tangled and to make it easier to string around your yard, roll about 30 strings of lights onto a portable hose reel that has wheels and a handle. Pull the lights around your yard and roll off as many as you ne...
Store Christmas Lights In A Bucket
Taking down and storing Christmas lights properly will make it easier to put them up again the following season. One way to store Christmas lights without tangles, is to coil them up and store them in a bucket.  This is a quick and space efficient wa...
Try This Trick For More Accuracy When Screwing
When you need to screw on a nut in a tight space, hold it on your finger with a piece of Scotch tape. This will make it easier to get the screw started as the tape is thin enough for a machine screw to poke through.  Take a look inside the latest i...
Handy Gift Wrap Organiser
Keep wrapping paper, ribbons, scissors and tape all in the same place this holiday season by creating DIY wrapping station.  All you need is a clear garment bag and a clothes hanger. Hang ribbon, bows and tape from the clothes hanger and place rolls...
Under-Sink Storage Rod
The cabinet underneath the kitchen sink can become cluttered very quickly, making it hard to quickly grab what you need.  One solution to this problem is to install a spring-tension curtain rod to hang things like towels, spray bottles and rubber glo...
Mark Wall Stud Locations With Ease
Marking wall stud locations is important as it identifies where studs are when you screw into drywall. Usually a ladder is needed when wall stud locations need to be marked on the ceiling. However, with this handy tip, the need for a ladder is elimin...