All posts tagged "wood"

  • finishing
    Tip of the Day: Future Finish

           Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.’  http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2017/2017-06-21.mp3  

    • Posted June 21, 2017
    • 0
  • stud helper
    Tip of the Day: Stud Helper

           Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.  

    • Posted April 20, 2017
    • 0
  • crayons for wood scratches
    Tip of the Day: Crayon Quick-fixes

          Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.

    • Posted March 31, 2017
    • 0
  • OSB flooring
    Tip of the Day: Wood And Wood-not

          Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.  

    • Posted March 29, 2017
    • 0
  • Holiday Safety

    We have written about holiday safety every year for over two decades and we weren’t about to miss this season. However, when we do something over and over again, year in year out, we sometimes begin to...

    • Posted December 20, 2016
    • 0
  • appliance safety
    The Hazards of Unattended Home Devices

    To a home dweller there is a bit more to going on vacation than making plane reservations and packing. Besides stopping the mail and the newspaper, putting your lights and a radio on timers, notifying the police...

    • Posted November 4, 2016
    • 0
  • pressure treated lumber
    The Dangers of Pressure Treated Lumber

    Did you ever eat dirt? Not recently!?! How about when you were a kid? Not even a mud pie? You may have been too young to remember, but there was a time when the first thing that...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
    • 0
  • wood floor
    Installing A Floating Wood Floor

    Wood flooring was one of the most popular finishes in pre and post World War II homes in America. The love affair with wood flooring lasted well into the late 1950’s when wall-to-wall carpet became an affordable...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
    • 0
  • Different Types of Saws

    When we became carpenters the first thing we had to learn was to work harder than we had ever worked before. Talk about burning fat off quickly…..wow! Next, we had to learn about safety in a construction...

    • Posted April 4, 2016
    • 0
  • Turning Motor Oil Into House Paint?

    Q. When I was in high school 35 years ago, my father had a friend who talked about converting used motor oil into house paint. I did not learn his formula, but I would imagine it involved...

    • Posted March 15, 2016
    • 0

Pin It on Pinterest