Posts tagged DIY

5 remodeling tips for tiny baths

   September 15, 2014 7:31 am    0

I had a tiny bath in my old home, and remodeling was a serious challenge because standard sinks and tubs wouldn’t fit and limited what we could do. I renovated that bath three times and never liked it. But now, look at  this clever design from Houzz. What a sink! I’ve seen a lot of houses where homeowners created some…


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Fashion Friday — Gotta clean my germy jewelry

   November 15, 2013 11:59 am    0

I never thought about the gunk I get on my rings. Or bracelets. Or necklaces. Until I opened an e-mail that told me all about my jewelry germs. Ick! In a press release, David Bellman, inventor of the Aquasonic Wave jewelry cleaning system, and Dr. Holly Neefe, a pediatrician with 17 years of experience, warned…


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Father’s Day gifts with a dose of delight

   June 6, 2013 7:20 am    0

I ask my husband, father of three and stepdad to my three, what he wants for Father’s Day every year. In our early years together, answers ranged from a power washer to a more powerful power washer to other lawn and garden noise makers. Surgeries have eliminated his lawn activities, so this year, he wants…


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Women tackle home improvement

   December 23, 2012 8:02 am    1

Women are building up muscle and home improvement savvy, says an article in The Huffington Post. It quotes the National Association of Realtors and other data that tells us women are homeowners and heads of households who are not afraid of a little DIY. The National Council for Research on Women agrees and points out…


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