How can I increase the life of a paintbrush?
How do I protect wood when it is placed in a vise?
I have always put wood blocks between my clamps and workpieces to prevent marking the wood. I see that newer clamps have rubber protectors for this purpose that make assembly much easier. Can I buy these protectors for my old clamps?
I would like to undertake some of the renovation of my house myself, but I realize that some jobs are best left to the pros. When should I hire someone rather than taking on a job myself?
I am thinking of converting my decorative fireplace into a working one. What are the standard safety precautions for a fireplace?
I want to use a wood stove as a primary heat source. Which stove gets the most heat out of a cord of wood?
Apples naturally contain this setting agent. If your jellies aren’t setting up properly, place a cheesecloth sack filled with the apple parts that have the highest pectin content — peelings, cores, and seeds — into the pan.
Do your hedges need some pruning? Curious how often you should trim your hedges? Here are helpful instructions and guidelines to keep your hedges looking beautiful:
In some instances, bulbs are best removed for storage instead of being left in the ground.
See our guide below for vital informaiton on harvesting and storing vegetables: