How To Remove Gum From Your Dryer's Drum

It happens, gum left in your pocket and then it's tossed into your washer and dryer. Sometimes you get lucky and the gum remains in the package, but what if it doesn't? What if it gets tossed around your dryer and melts all over your dryer's drum and all of your clothing? Are you cringing yet? Don't worry, you can remove the gum from your dryer and from your clothing. See below for instructions. [Read More]

Three Ways You Can Bring Your Old Brick Exterior Back To Life

If you have an old house with a brick exterior, weathering and wear can eventually cause it to fall apart. The mortar joints can begin to decay, and cracks and other damage may be starting to show. If you want to have your exterior look like new again, you are in luck because there are many things that can be done to restore your old brick. Things like mortar replacement, brick repairs and tuckpointing can restore the exterior of your home. [Read More]

Wet Basement Blues: 3 Common Ways That Water Gets In

A wet or flooded basement represents a serious threat to both the literal and figurative foundations of your home. Diagnosing the cause is the first step in combating basement water damage. Unfortunately, this is not always easy to do. If you would like increase your knowledge about what causes a wet basement, read on. This article will teach you how to recognize three of the most likely culprits. Condensation Condensation generally manifests as water droplets forming on the walls and/or floors. [Read More]

Maintaining Glass Shower Doors

If you are contemplating renovating your bathroom, using custom frameless shower doors can enhance any tile work in your shower, as well as make your bathroom appear larger. Many people wonder if glass shower doors are hard to take care of, however. If you are thinking about switching to glass shower doors, there are a few maintenance steps to do regularly to keep the glass looking pristine. Here are some maintenance steps for you to use, helping you in deciding if glass shower doors are right for you. [Read More]