Deck Stain Vs Deck Paint

Often are the times when people have had numerous questions on which is the most suitable finish between a paint and a stain. This article tries to compare slight differences that may clarify to the reader about the best choice to make between the two. However, Tool Starter's deck stain recommendations are also a great [...]

By |2018-09-21T12:46:55+00:00September 21st, 2018|General tips|1 Comment

Why Homeowners Should Keep an Organised and Tidy Garage

The garage. It’s one of those places in ours homes that often gets neglected, quickly becoming a dumping ground for everything from the kids’ old toys to rusty lawnmowers that no longer work. However, there are some huge benefits to having a clean and tidy garage, and we’ll explore these below: The Benefits to an [...]

By |2018-09-20T12:20:53+00:00September 20th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

How to Care for Propane Tanks

Propane is a valuable alternative fuel for many households and businesses. It's used to power outdoor lighting, fireplaces, gas grills, and even to heat swimming pools. If you enjoy outdoor activities such as camping or frequently cooking in your backyard, you most likely use propane fuel. Propane is a flammable hydrocarbon gas used as bottled [...]

By |2018-09-19T19:57:53+00:00September 19th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

What are Washlets and why should you get one?

Most public restrooms, and around 69% of homes have a bidet or a washlet in Japan. They are also a pretty common feature in a lot of European restrooms, with the French using them since the seventeenth century. They are a bathroom feature that is rapidly gaining in popularity across the world. But what are [...]

By |2018-09-19T12:53:04+00:00September 19th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

Pick Your Home Fire Extinguisher Correctly

Having a fire extinguisher in your home can mean the difference between a small fire accident and a serious fire which may damage a large portion of your home and/or injure you or your loved ones. However, not all extinguishers are the same, just like not all fires are the same, and using the wrong [...]

By |2018-09-17T13:07:15+00:00September 17th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

Plumbing Services and How to Know When It’s a DIY or a Plumber Is Required

When you’re a homeowner, you have the responsibility of maintaining the condition of your home and everything that’s in it. You have to regularly check several components of your home, assess if there are any issues, and come up with necessary solutions. The earlier these problems are detected, the easier and cheaper the solutions can [...]

By |2018-09-17T08:51:48+00:00September 17th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

Roofing Types and How to Choose the Right Color for Your Home

The roof is one of the most important components in your home. Your roof protects your family from harsh weather conditions and other elements that might cause harm and diseases. While most homeowners pay attention to the type of roof their home should have, not all of them think so much about the roof color. [...]

By |2018-09-17T08:30:11+00:00September 17th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

Ways that a dilapidation report could save you thousands

Minor mistakes in the construction industry can develop to much bigger problems when not corrected early enough. Building cracks, for instance, are a common disaster situation that one can find on site. When cracks appear more so on a newly erected building, you need to take the contractor to task by seeking an explanation for [...]

By |2018-09-17T08:06:37+00:00September 17th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments

Things to Look for When Buying New Blinds

Blinds are used for various reasons. They can be used for décor, to improve privacy or control sunlight getting into a room. Invest time on researching about the exact blinds you want. Horizontal, faux, wood, vinyl, aluminum and Venetian are some styles to look out for when shopping for blinds, especially if you’re a first-time [...]

By |2018-09-16T20:11:51+00:00September 16th, 2018|General tips|0 Comments