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Caulking Concrete Cracks

What to do If Your Foundation Cracks Seal cracks in concrete with durable urethane caulk. It'll keep water out and protect your foundation and walks from further cracking and eroding. You can do it in less than a half hour.

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How to Repair a Squeaky Floor

How to Repair a Squeaky Floor - Fill with caulk, Smooth the bead, Push the bead of polyurethane construction adhesive deeper into the flooring gap with a plastic spoon instead of your finger. This adhesive is extremely sticky. Wear gloves when handling it and expect that any tools you use to work the adhesive will have to be cleaned with paint thinner, or in the case of the spoon, just throw away.

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The Best Carpentry Tips and Advice

The Best Carpentry Tips and Advice - This is what my daughter needed BEFORE she remodeled my house. However, after a few OOOPS, (and a little filler in some cracks) she transformed my house nicely.

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How to Weatherstrip a Door

Weatherstripping Doors helps save energy in summer AND winter by stopping air leakage and drafts.

Mix baking soda with TBS of fabric softener and spread on mattress every one or two months. Leave on an hour and vacuum off. Kills dust mites and freshens the mattress. (Other Pinner: THIS WAS AMAZING!! I add essential oils for more disinfecting power an

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Garage Storage Systems

Space and nail plywood rails to garage wall for custom adjustable garage storage system-see multiple pins for additional photos

from Remodelaholic

Count to Ten, New House Numbers, Guest Project

They are just wooden squares from any craft store with metal house numbers.

Previous pinner said: Made this last weekend. Used a twin sheet ( that I found for $2.24 clearance) folded long ways. Sewed 5 sections to the size of pillowcases and slipped the pillows in. I left each 'pillow compartment' end open so the pillows can be removed and we can wash the cover. Kids love it on the family room floor!

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How to Cool Your House without Using the Air Conditioner

How to Cool Your House without Using the Air Conditioner | #Conditioner #Cool #House #Using #without #Your