All posts tagged "dust"
Show Notes: Fall Fix-Ups to Finish Before Halloween
Don’t be scared of all the fall fix-ups! You still have time to finish those fall fix-ups before Halloween‘s trick-or-treaters (and all their parents) come walking up to your home! via GIPHY The Carey Brothers have...
- Posted October 12, 2019
Tip of the Day: Dust-catcher
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. https://onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2016/2016-10-15.mp3
- Posted October 15, 2016
Dangerous Dust, Toxic Stuff
With record-low interest rates home remodeling continues at high levels all around the country. As a result drywall dust, sanding debris, lead paint from layers in an old home, dust and toxic particles tracked around by family,...
- Posted September 12, 2015
Post-Remodeling Clean Up Tips
Thinking of remodeling? In the middle of a project and wish that you weren’t? Remodeler’s remorse usually sets in when dust covers just about everything you own, but is soon a distant memory once the project is...
- Posted August 5, 2015
What to Know About Controlling Dust During Remodeling
Dust is everywhere, all the time. But during a remodeling project, it’s particularly abundant — and potentially hazardous. All sorts of nasty stuff gets kicked up while demolishing walls, taking apart cabinets and removing tile. And it’s...
- Posted April 30, 2015
A Spring Cleaning Question – What Are Dust Bunnies?
There’s actually an answer for that. Huffington Post’s recent article asked Robin Wilson, an eco-friendly interior designer and author of the forthcoming book, Clean Design (Greenleaf, 2015). According to her, “Dust bunnies are made up of many...
- Posted March 19, 2015
Keeping the Dust Out of the Domicile
TV’s “Barnaby Jones” debuted in 1973, featuring Buddy Ebson solving tricky mysteries. In one episode, two crooks were caught red-handed after cutting a hole in the ceiling of a bank and dropping in to steal the loot....
- Posted April 14, 2014
How to get “rid” of dust and “collect” it at the same time! “I Love Lucy” aired in 1951 and featured Lucy getting into trouble for the first time. In one episode she decided to sand and...
- Posted January 4, 2014
A free alternative to professional VCR head-cleaning! When a VCR starts acting up, it’s usually caused by dirt on the video head. The “dirt” causes snow and streaks on your screen. That “dirt” is really tiny metallic...
- Posted January 3, 2014