Home Tips & Tricks
Home Tips and Hacks
Check out these quick and easy Home Tips and Hacks!
Silence your Screen Door - If your screen door slams shut, place a couple of small beads of clear silicone caulk along the jamb at a few of the contact points to soften the impact. Prop the door open for a few hours after applying the silicone to let it dry.
Plastic Bag Dispenser - Fasten an empty tissue box to the inside of a cabinet door and put your empty grocery bags.
Cheap Tile Spacers - Use pennies for an affordable alternative.
Digging Sod - Cut into the sod a few inches and peel back the layers for easier removal.
Garden Tags - Take old Blinds and cut them into strips with a pointy end on one side to go into the ground. You can write the vegetable name and they are also waterproof.
Protect your Lumber Rack - Add pieces of foam pipe insulation around your car rack for protection.
How to Store Open Paint - Add a few layers of Teflon tape to a glass jar before fastening the lid.
Temporarily Stop Dripping Water - If a copper joint is trickling water you can push a ball of bread in the pipe to temporarily stop the flow of water.
Don't do your Tree Trimming in the Spring as it adds additional trauma to the tree during its budding season.