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How to Remove Black Mold

Black mold is a fungus that often attaches itself to humid areas in houses or moisture prone objects.  It attaches itself to clothes, tiles, dry wood, walls and every area which is moisture prone. This becomes a particular problem during…

How to Care for Dracaena

Dracaena, often sold as corn plant or dragon tree, can vary in size from a tabletop plant up to a tree that grows 20 feet tall given enough space. Most species of dracaena have slender stems that take on a woody appearance with age.…

How to Get Rid of Fleas in the House

As winter is closing in, it might be the perfect time to get rid of fleas in your house. Though fleas will live indoors all year long, they can’t survive extreme temperatures during winter months. As long as there is a warm environment…

How to Pave a Garden

Use the same steps whether you want to pave your whole garden or just a path that goes through it. Following these steps you will be paving so that your bricks or pavers flat and in place for many years. How to pave your garden: Step 1:…

How to Wallpaper a Bathroom

Even people who wouldn’t attempt to wallpaper a larger room will tackle a bathroom without hesitation. Perhaps because it’s small, folks assume it will be easy to wallpaper a bathroom and that it won’t take a huge investment. Most…

How to Remove Oil Stains from Clothes

Clothes are an essential part of all the frantic exercises you undertake to cast that elusive great first impression on others. In all such situations ranging from job interviews to your best friend’s birthday party, it is important that…

How to Create a First Aid Kit

You can create your first aid kit in any manner you like – plain or fancy. In a velvet-covered box, a wicker basket or an old shoe box. The only real requirement is that it be created. And when you create your first aid kit, it should be…

How to Build a Brick Patio

Brick can be used in numerous ways in and around your home – walls , fireplaces, walkways and steps to name a few. All add beauty and value to a home. One of the most popular uses of brick in landscaping is the patio. The popularity of…

How To Lay Turf

Having a lovely little green paradise in front or back of the house can add a new dimension to both the beauty and the value of a house. Having your garden to look up to for a nap in the sunny winter afternoons is a luxury of sorts. Then,…