Repair

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

The good people over at Dremel sent their newest tool, the Velocity VC60, for us to give a spin. As someone who just moved into a new-old house, I jumped at the chance to let this small-but-mighty combination tool show me everything it could do. From Dremel’s website The Dremel […]

Assessing the Cost of Winter Damage

Assessing the Cost of Winter Damage

It’s been a harsh winter in many parts of the country, but now that Spring is finally here it’s time to assess how much damage the ice, snow, water and cold has done to your home.

How to Fix a Clogged Dyson DC44 Animal Vacuum

How to Fix a Clogged Dyson DC44 Animal Vacuum

When your Dyson DC44 Animal starts cutting out, it’s time for a proper cleaning.

Zip & Mix Instant Mortar Repair from QUIKRETE

Zip & Mix Instant Mortar Repair from QUIKRETE

Just add water and your QUIKRETE mortar is ready to go out of the bag

Chainsaw Sharpening the Easy Way with PowerSharp

Chainsaw Sharpening the Easy Way with PowerSharp

Keeping a chainsaw sharp is typically not a top priority when it comes to tool maintenance since most of us only use our chainsaw on the rare occasion that we need to trim large branches or clear fallen debris. But for safety sake, keeping a chain sharpened is important, not […]

Caring For Your Motorized Lawnmower

Caring For Your Motorized Lawnmower

With the weather warming up and the days getting longer, I think it’s pretty safe to say spring is here (at least the calendar says so!) and with better outdoor conditions comes more maintenance of our outdoor space. I stumbled upon this how-to guide via my Twitter stream and thought […]

How To Change a Mitre Saw Blade

How To Change a Mitre Saw Blade

Don’t keep settling for a saw blade that is worn and ineffective. The process to change out the blades isn’t very difficult and you’ll work much faster as your saw slices and dices like new. We are taking notes from this guide from One Project Closer that breaks down the […]