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Home Improvement Tips Of The Month - February 2018

Posted by Luke Hancock

Feb 24, 2018 8:30:00 AM

For homeowners, actionable and realiable home improvement tips can be hard to come by. Some of our friends are leading experts in the home improvement space and that's why we look to them weekly/monthly to help us provide homeowners tricks to assist you with their home improvement projects. 

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Home Improvement Tips For The Week of February 9th, 2018

Posted by Luke Hancock

Feb 9, 2018 2:15:00 PM

Every week, Bin There Dump That will help homeowners discover ideas and tips to assist with their home project. Whether you are undertaking a home remodel or attempting a home declutter, we have plenty of resources to call upon to assist us helping you discover these home improvement tips.  

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Home Improvement Tips Of The Month - January 2018

Posted by Luke Hancock

Jan 26, 2018 11:15:00 AM

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Cleaning your Kitchen 101

Posted by Jeffery Black

Oct 27, 2017 2:00:00 PM

 

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Topics: DIY Projects, Organized Lifestyle, Cleaning Tips

What Is The Best Way To Prioritize Home Improvement Projects?

Posted by Luke Hancock

Feb 26, 2016 12:03:52 PM

So you have a house full of projects to tackle and you don’t know what to do first. Or second. Or tenth.

Hmmm. Munch some chips and ponder. Hmmm. See what’s on TV while you ponder. Maybe looking through these magazines will spur some ideas while you ponder....

We’re here to give you some direction. Put those chips away and consider these tips to help you prioritize home improvement projects.

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Topics: DIY Projects, Home Renovation

Another Man's Treasure — 8 Garage Sale Tips And Tricks

Posted by Luke Hancock

Feb 18, 2016 12:59:05 PM

It’s almost garage sale season, when eager homeowners everywhere are convinced that SOMEBODY will pay good money (maybe two bucks!) for that toaster that sort of works and the clock that quacks like a duck every hour.

Let’s be optimistic and assume there’s a willing buyer for all your unwanted stuff. The next step is knowing what NOT to do when you launch your garage sale.

There’s more to this time-honored art than piling all your merchandise in the driveway and hoping for the best. Memorize these eight garale sale tips and your next sale might be a sell out.

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Topics: DIY Projects, Organized Lifestyle

Homeowners! Avoid These 10 Most Common Home Renovation Mistakes

Posted by Luke Hancock

Jan 8, 2016 10:53:00 AM

The good news is, we’re not asking you to confess your home renovation slip-ups and goofs here, in public.

But we all make them.

That time you ordered the dishwasher that was too big for the space. The paint that cracked and peeled off in big hunks before it was even dry. The embarrassing trip to the emergency room because you... well, let’s not get into it here.

Some home renovation mistakes are so common the experts find themselves talking about them time and time again.

Homeowners, in 2016 and beyond, do your best to avoid these 10 common home renovation mistakes.

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Topics: DIY Projects, Home Renovation

Need Ideas For An Empty Basement? We've Got 20 Of Them

Posted by Luke Hancock

Dec 16, 2015 3:48:41 PM

Let’s cut the pretense and just call the basement by its real name: dumping ground.

Every piece of junk and clutter we think we might need someday but we’re not quite sure what to do with ends up in the basement.

Cast-off kitchen appliances you keep in case of emergency. Those curtains that might be perfect for some window, someday. Old comic books. The dog sweater from Aunt Edna.

Clean. It. Out.

We know. We can sense your shudder from here. But it has to be done. Next up: The fun part. Once you have that nice open space, the possibilities are endless.

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Asbestos 101: Do You Know How To Handle This Hazardous Material?

Posted by Luke Hancock

Dec 2, 2015 2:42:06 PM

Asbestos is one of those words that causes homeowners to panic.

Yes, it can be dangerous. Breathing high levels of asbestos fibers can lead to an increased risk of lung cancer or asbestosis, in which the lungs become scarred with fibrous tissue.

But if asbestos is in your home, it’s not necessarily a serious problem. If intact, it doesn’t pose a threat, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The danger is that asbestos materials may become damaged over time. Damaged asbestos can release asbestos fibers and become a health hazard.

So what do you do if you discover asbestos in your home? Do you hold your breath and remove it? Call an expert? Hide in your closet?

Welcome to Asbestos 101.

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Review: The 4 Best Landscape Design Apps For Homeowners

Posted by John Ferracuti

Jun 18, 2015 11:18:05 AM

Your yard could use some sprucing up, from adding a flowerbed in the front to redesigning the layout in the back.

But it can be hard to envision what the space will look like with those changes.

Instead of digging in and hoping for the best, use a landscape design app to create a digital layout of the space to see what does and doesn’t work. Even if you’re planning to hire a professional, creating a basic design beforehand can make sure you two are on the same page.

Here are our picks for the best landscape design apps for homeowners — to help you along your next project; from buying sod to disposing of the remaining landscaping debris in your chosen dumpster size.

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Topics: DIY Projects