Wondering how to get rid of squirrels in your home, yard, or attic? Read on for our complete guide.
Fire, Flooding, and Poop.
Those are just a few things you can expect if you have squirrels or rodents in your attic. Since I’m in the process of evicting several squirrel families from my home (they never pay their rent on time), I wanted to learn everything I could about these little rodents. Continue Reading
I know you’d rather this post was about Christmas decorations (pretty!), DIY gift ideas (fun!), or cozy holiday recipes (yum!), but the truth is, home maintenance should be part of your fall routine, too. Spring has its cleaning, so it’s only natural that fall has its prep. And, oh boy, should you prep. Here are a handful of tips to help you make the most of this season of transition, and help your home stay safe and warm all winter long. Continue Reading
SolarDay is June 19, 2010, and to celebrate the folks behind the event forwarded some invaluable tips on how to save money on our energy bills this summer. Here they are, straight from the source.
1. To begin, change your filters in your heating/cooling system. Change them regularly – at least monthly.
2. Next change your thermostat over to “cool” and test the system by turning the temperature down. If the air conditioner does not turn on, first check to make sure no breakers are tripped. Continue Reading
“These days, you can outsource almost any job—but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Study [this] master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.”
From the October 2007 issue of Popular Mechanics, this list really can't be beat.