How To Install A Dishwasher

How to Install a Dishwasher-Step by Step You don’t need any special tools or skills to install a dishwasher. In most cases it is a very simple job that  could save you money by following these simple  steps you could be on your way to…

How to Fix a Creaky Floorboard

How to fix a creaky floorboard-Step by Step creaky floorboards can be very annoying, especially when you have squeaky floors upstairs that are under the carpet. The most common cause of this are loose boards where the fixing nails have worked loose causing the boards…

How to fit a lock on casement windows

How to fit a lock on a Window on Casement Windows The security of your home is very important for your well being, peace of mind and not to mention the protection of your valuable and cherished property. Tools Needed: Swing bar  lock Tape Measure…

How to fix a broken tile

how to fix a broken tile step by step when a tile gets chipped or damaged you can replace it without having to retile the whole area. Tools Needed: Grout Raker Power drill with a ceramic tile bit Hammer Cold chisel Gloves Goggles Tile adhesive…

How to find a Stud Wall

How to find a stud wall-Step by Step If you need to hang up kitchen cabinets, TVs or anything that requires a strong mounting frame especially on plasterboard walls then it is imperative that you locate the studs before attempting to hang anything up on…

How to apply Silicone Sealant

How to apply Silicone Sealant-Step by Step Tools Needed: Sealant Remover Masking tape Sealant cartridge or gun Sealant Sealant Remover Method: First remove any old and unsightly sealant from around the area. A silicone removal tool is best for this because it will not scratch…

How to reuse old paint

How to reuse old paint Do you have some old paint that looks reusable?. You may be wondering how to make that old paint in the shed usable again. Here are some simple tricks to help you restore  old paint in a can. This works…

Troubleshooting: Common Washing Machine Problems

There is nothing worse than a washing machine that has broken down. Can you imagine the sheer commotion. Kids school clothes not washed, dads work clothes not sorted out, sheets need washing.. Unplug the machine from the mains before attempting any work on it. always…

How To Stop a drill bit from Overheating

A power drill is a hard working tool and sometimes gets hot. This can lead to overheating, the drill may keep stopping or even worse start smoking. Why does this happen? A combination of factors like worn brushes in the drill itself due to wear…

How to Remove a Wall Plug

How to remove a wall plug Safely Sometimes when you want to decorate a wall there may be some rawl plugs or wall plugs left in there from when you took down a painting, shelf, TV mounting or ornament. They can be unsightly and need…