All posts tagged "stain"
Tip of the Day: Cow Milk And Lipstick?
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/2017/2017-02-08.mp3
- Posted February 8, 2017
Removing Stains and Finishing
A deck, be it redwood, cedar, pine or other wood, can be a marvelous venue for summer entertaining. More often than not, a deck will appear a little worse for the ware after the fall and winter...
- Posted November 7, 2015
Stain Removal 101
Crashing splashes, oozing squishes, crackling smashes and crunching smishes! Whether you’re a dorm dweller, a budding homemaker or an experienced grandparent everyone has heard at least one of these sounds while something is crashing onto something else....
- Posted August 26, 2015
Ink Stain Removal
Lazlo Biro patented the ballpoint pen in 1943. He then (we’re told) put it in his pocket and got a nasty ink stain on his best shirt. Biro’s ink invention is made of oil and dye, so...
- Posted July 15, 2014
Clean Paint Splatters
Question We painted our bedroom and we spilled paint on our carpeted floor. We didn’t notice the splatters until we started cleaning up. The paint has dried. It is latex. How do we remove it? Ellen Answer...
- Posted April 15, 2014
Carpet 1,2,3 Part 3
If you’ve just installed new wall-to-wall carpet, and you’re wondering how to keep it looking its best, continue reading. Over time, frequent cleaning and proper care maintains beauty, and saves wear and tear. Vacuum carpets thoroughly at...
- Posted March 24, 2014
Question I am getting ready to stain my deck and would like a natural finish that will last as long as possible. What is the best product to use? Tony Answer We suggest that you use a...
- Posted March 5, 2014