Insulating attic windows
Attic insulation is very important, especially if you have windows. You can lose up to 35% of the heat from your home if you live in a cold climate. The secret is to maintain the heat in the attic, thus maintaining the heat in your house. Tools and Materials Plastic insulating film Utility knife Hair dryer Caulk Drapes Bubble Wrap Bubble wrap If you have decided to insul ...
About 24v Drill Batteries
This battery comes with a number of different options and features, used for keeping the drill without a cord running. When you work on different projects, it’s better to have an extra battery to be sure that you will finish the job without waiting for the battery to charge. Using the battery on a Wide Temperature Range The 24v drill battery is the only one which has this feature. It al ...
Removing wax stains from leather and fabric
It's always complicated to get rid of stains, not mater their nature. Concerning wax stains, there are a few ways you can remove them. Removing excess wax Use a butter knife to remove big parts of the wax. Scrape the surface gently so that you don't damage the fabric. Use a vacuum to remove all the pieces, and avoid making other stains. Freezing method (leather) Put a bag full of ice c ...
How to run a central air conditioner during rain
Many people ask themselves about the safety of the central air conditioner systems that run during rainy days. Many think that these systems draw moisture into the device. This is not true as central air conditioner units run internally. Most devices don't communicate with the outdoor, but cool the air in the room with a substance name Freon. These systems can be used no matter if it rains ...
Home flooring repairs
The right method for home floor repairing can be chosen only after the floor type and the severity of the damage are considered. Ceramic tiles repairs Ceramic tiles can be easily chipped by dropping objects on the floor. The best thing about ceramic tiles is that they can be replace without having to replace the entire floor. These tiles can be replaced by removing the grout and then by ...
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