home improvement

Is Mold Hiding in Your Home?

Have black spots on your bathroom ceiling? It could be mold. Find out the most common places in the home where mold can be found…

Hidden Secrets about Buying Rugs Online

I’ve recently realized that online retailers have a secret when it comes to selling rugs. Read what I discovered and learn how to be a savvy rug shopper…

10 Ways to Cut Your Energy Costs

This time of year, saving money is difficult. There are Christmas presents to buy and lavish meals to cook. However, it is always good to try to put a little bit back into your pocket. One of the ways you can do this is by finding energy savings around the house. You may think your energy bill is already as low as it could possibly be, but you will be surprised to learn the different ways you can make savings. Here are some of the best ways to cut your energy costs…

Restoring a 94 Year Old Piano – How We Did It! – Part 3

This is the final post on our piano restoration. Click here to read part one and here for part two. At this point, with the outside restored and the inside vacuumed, the piano could have been left as it was. But it was still dirty. We tossed around the idea of getting the piano restrung and having the insides completely cleaned.  Unfortunately, that was not really an option for us due to the cost.  So we went back to our original plan of getting creative and just cleaning it ourselves. Even though we used the vacuum as much as we…