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How to Install a Floating Floor (Laminate, Vinyl, Engineered Hardwood)

Floating floors made of laminate, vinyl or engineered hardwood have become popular over the past 2-3 decades. This is because they are a convenient and easy-to-install but yet appealing alternative to fixed floors. Installing such floating floors can be handled by most DIYers. This article provides you with step-by-step instructions on how to install a Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Black Mold on Drywall

The unpleasant presence of black mold in your house does not only pose a health risk for you and your family but might also suggest another larger problem in your house – broken insulation or water infiltration system, for instance. You will want to learn how to get rid of black mold on drywall and Continue Reading

How to Use a Drill and Drill Bits in 5 Easy Steps
New to DIY? Learn how to use a drill correctly and safely. Few types of tools have proven to be[...]
Introduction to Woodworking – Basic Knowledge and Tips for Easy Small Wood Projects
You probably like the smell of wood, the sound of a saw or a chisel shaping a work piece and[...]
How to Use a Miter Saw – a 4-Step Guide for Beginners
Using a miter saw. A miter saw, also known as a "drop saw" is a woodworking tool used to make[...]
How to Insulate a Pole Barn
Pole barns are used mainly for large storage buildings. This means that it is exposed to the elements without any[...]
How Long Does Oil Based Paint Take to Dry?
Painting is one of the easiest and cheapest way to instantly spruce up a room, and it’s the most common[...]
What Is the Best Wooden Flooring for Balcony and Wood Terrace?
Building a new wooden terrace.   The wood has that unbeatable warmth that makes it the queen of the floors. It[...]
How to Sand Concrete
Sanding and finishing a concrete wall. There are many ways to finish a concrete countertop, a concrete floor, or other[...]
How to Use an Air Compressor with Air Tools
One of the most important aspects of operating tools is making sure that they have a proper energy source to[...]
How to Remove a Window Screen
Window screens are useful in many ways because it has benefits that make your house much more comfortable. Its advantages[...]
How to Screw into Concrete – Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners
Concrete is one of the most used materials for house and apartment walls and floors and is often thought to[...]
5 Common Home Improvement Fails You Should Avoid
Are you planning some DIY projects, but you’re new to it all and worried about making mistakes? Home Improvement work[...]
How to Cut Laminate Countertops
Installing a countertop is fairly easy. The struggle comes with joining two materials together, especially around the corners, which is[...]
How to Unclog a Sewer Line Without a Snake
A clogged sewer line poses a lot of serious problems. If the problem comes from a kitchen sink pipe or[...]
Staining Wood with Coffee
One of the best natural ways to put finishing on furniture is by staining wood with coffee. It makes for[...]
How to Sharpen a Drill Bit
Drill bits are useful cutting tools. They come in a huge range of sizes, shapes, and purpose. It is so[...]
7 Home Improvement Tips For Wannabe DIY Homeowners & DIY Newbies
Have you bought a newly built home, a place in a maintained area, or a property that you plan to[...]
Hemp Oil For Wood Finishing
Once you’ve made something from wood, whether it be furniture, floorboards or anything else, you need to coat it in[...]
How to Level Ground for a Pool
A pool that is nice, properly installed, and level is a great investment during hot summer days. This is why[...]
How to Build a Shed Door
Whether you have to replace your old shed doors or finishing a shed, there are easy ways you can build[...]
Floating Wooden Deck Tiles – Selection, Preparation and Installation in 6 Steps
Wooden tiles on a balcony. Whether for balconies, decks, patios or terraces: wooden deck tiles are becoming increasingly popular for outdoor[...]
How to Make Concrete Yourself: 7 Comprehensive Steps & Photos
There are many possible uses of concrete around the house: making slabs, flooring patios, building driveways or pathways or creating[...]
How to Use a Grinder
For those who do a lot of wood, metal or construction work, an angle grinder is an essential tool. You’ll[...]
How to Paint Over Oil Based Paint
If you are planning to renovate your home by painting over your existing oil based paint, it is important to[...]
The Use and Advantages of Wood Construction
Wood has been a building material for thousands of years and wood construction is still here to stay. Wood is[...]
How to Install a Floating Floor (Laminate, Vinyl, Engineered Hardwood)
Floating floors made of laminate, vinyl or engineered hardwood have become popular over the past 2-3 decades. This is because[...]
How Long Does It Take Paint To Dry (Walls, Wood & Concrete)?
When you paint a wall, a ceiling, a door, furniture, a floor or a countertop, you will inevitably ask yourself:[...]
How to Drill Pocket Holes
You do not have to be a professional to know how to drill pocket holes and build a nice cabinet[...]
How to Refinish Hardwood Floors & Make Them Look New Again
Are you looking for do-it-yourself ways to revitalize the former beauty of your worn-out hardwood floors? Are you wondering how[...]
Woodworking Safety Tips to Avoid Injuries
In our blog, we promote DIY and woodworking and we provide our readers with useful tips for their hobby. Therefore,[...]
How to Grind Concrete
Whether you like to have an exposed concrete floor or whether you have recently bought a precast concrete product like[...]
How to Get Rid of Black Mold on Drywall
The unpleasant presence of black mold in your house does not only pose a health risk for you and your[...]
How To Apply Danish Oil
Are you looking for that perfect finish for your latest woodwork project? There are several to choose from. If you[...]
How to Season Wood Quickly
Wood is a great material to work with, whether for construction or for burning, but with both uses, it’s important[...]
How Long Does It Take Wood to Dry?
Dried wood is useful for various purposes – in this article, we will cover the two most common ones: timber[...]
How to Set Up an Air Compressor for DIY Projects
If you are a do-it-yourself (DIY) technician, an air compressor is a vital piece of machinery you can’t afford to[...]