How to Use Sandbox as a Vegetable Planter

This project is sponsored by Gardena, however, the thoughts & opinions are my own. In our backyards, we have lots of different pots and pans with vegetable and herb plants. Some of the plants have been planted by our kids. They love to take care of them and see how they grow. To add more plants, we decided to convert an …

Read more

How Much Weight Can I Hang on a Door?

DIY Back of Door Shelf

Have you ever stopped and wondered, how much weight can I hang on this door? If you have, then this article will help you decide. Doors come in thousands of shapes and sizes. In this article, I will share the principles needed to determine how much weight your door can hold.  In general, an interior door in a residential house can hold …

Read more

Why is Paint Peeling Off Drywall?

peeling paint

You can lose a lot of hair watching paint peel off your drywall. We’re here to stop your accelerated balding and give you some tips on preventing your paint from flaking loose.  Paint will peel off dry drywall if the surface wasn’t properly prepared, cheap paint was used, or there was an incompatibility between the paint and primer, or the …

Read more

Why is My Paint Sticky or Tacky and How to Fix It

Sticky or tacky Paint

You’ve spent long and hard hours painting that room – and you love the color! But after a week, you find the paint is still sticky and tacky, and you’re wondering, how do I fix this?   We’ve got you covered. If you haven’t started painting yet, we will offer some tips to avoid sticky paint. If you’re currently experiencing this issue, we’re sorry, …

Read more

Are Plantation Shutters Worth It?

DIY Plantation Shutters

Are you looking to upgrade those ancient blinds? In this article, we are going to answer the question, are plantation shutters worth it? Whether you’re looking to increase the value of your home or save on energy costs, plantation shutters have something to offer. Overall, plantation shutters are worth the investment. Plantation shutters are a quality window treatment and have several advantages …

Read more

Do I Need To Seal Tile Grout In My Shower?

Many people do not realize that grout is a very porous material. It will absorb any liquid that comes in contact with the surface. With the kitchen backsplash, you may be able to get away without sealing your grout. But do you need to seal tile grout in the shower? The grout in your shower should always be sealed; this …

Read more