Author archives: Lewis Brown

How to Conserve Energy in the Bathroom

Go green in your bathroom as well With going green being promoted everywhere, we wonder how we can do our bit to preserve the universe, the earth. It is not that difficult, come to think of it. If we can’t afford to purchase things that would help lessen global warming, we can do our bit. Not only will we help to save the environment at no cost but we will […]

How to Remove Mould on Antique Wood

Remove Mould on Antique Wood Mold is a serious threat to your antique wood collections and you must always perform regular checks of these collections just to make sure that it is always free of mold before it starts to deteriorate and ruin your antique wood for good. In order to remove mold from infecting your wood collections, you need to have the right products and also use the correct […]

How to Create a Coffee Table from a Pallet

DIY Reclaimed Wood Furniture: Pallet to Coffee Table A DIY coffee table from pallet is not difficult to make. It will require an investment of time and a little effort from the individual. However, the results are a unique coffee table that they can be proud of. Some of the things that the individual needs include a hammer, a hand saw, a hand clamp, paint or stain, vanish, a measuring […]

How to Lay Wood Flooring

If you want to improve the look of your home and achieve a solid, durable floor that will last for decades to come, wood flooring is an excellent choice. It works in living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms and just about any space, and it can be a cost-effective choice, as if it’s properly laid and finished it should last for many years. How to Choose your Flooring If the idea of […]

How to Maintain Air Quality within your House

 Air Quality is Essential for Healthy Living Maintaining the air quality of your home is very important because the air that we breathe is very vital in shaping our health and well-being. If it is not maintained properly, your indoor air quality will degrade thus creating health problems such as emphysema, asthma, bronchial conditions as well as polluting your indoor environment. Therefore, you must ensure that your house has proper […]

How to Plant a Lawn

Beautiful Green Grass and Great for Drainage If there’s an empty spot in front of your house on your lawn, cats are more likely to dirty them as we all know they use soil to do their business. To avoid having to clean up their business, why not plant a lawn on that empty spot to give both the yard and your house a pretty look. There are so many […]

How to Maintain your Wood Deck

Don’t Just Build a Deck, Maintain it. A wood deck usually provides you with a nice area for relaxing and will blend nicely with your outdoor surroundings, perfect for summer time entertaining. Most of the building materials in a wood decking are made up of pressure treated pine that can last up to forty years. But maintaining your deck needs to be done regularly because its appearance will deteriorate over […]

How to Remodel a Kitchen on a Budget

Reinvigorate your Kitchen for Less A remodeled kitchen will not only add more value to your property if you were ever to sell but it also reinvigorates your house’s environment making it more comfortable for you to utilize and do your cooking activities within the new surrounding of the kitchen area. In many ways it is important to be certain on the budget before jumping into the remodeling area. Make […]

How to Grow Strawberries

The Red Fruit that Just Keeps Giving Everybody loves the sweetness and sourness of strawberries when made into jam, cakes, pudding or even eaten on their own. Strawberries are easy to plant and beautiful for your garden at home. The first fruits usually appear in spring, you can find many types of strawberries that can be planted according to your place and climate. There are several varieties ranging from the […]

How to Harvest and Store Tomatoes

Enjoy the Fruits of Your Labour Once you’ve got all the toiling and sweating in the garden seeding and planting your tomatoes, there’s nothing more rewarding than seeing your hard work pay off when your first tomato fruit emerges. It’s a terribly exciting feeling knowing that you will soon be able to enjoy the fruits of your labour (literally). The next step is to know how and when to harvest […]