Author Archives: Handy Matt
Preparing to sell your home this spring? Maybe you need more room for your growing family, maybe you’re downsizing, or maybe you’re relocating to a new city. Whatever the reason may be for your big move, springtime seems to be the most popular season for home sales. School is soon to be out for the […]
Spring is here! That means it’s time for outdoor projects like mulching/landscaping, fence installation, and quite possibly the most popular among homeowners—deck staining. When deciding what projects you’d like to get done this spring, staining your deck should be at the top of your list for several reasons. Homeowners with wooden decks need to stain […]
February is the perfect month for “put backs”—basically repairing any damages that may have happened to your home during the winter.
With the cold weather finally arriving in Missouri, the holidays a wrap and New Year’s resolutions set, your deck may be the last thing you are thinking about. But should it actually be on top of you mind?
There are many roads to fame, but none of them seem as handy as the road to fame for Harrison Ford. Yes, that’s right, Harrison Ford was a handyman for many years, specifically a carpenter.
Cleaning gutters is one of the things that has to get done, no matter how big of a pain it may be; it’s just part of owning a house. The benefits of gutter cleaning are in the things that it actually prevents.
The differences between summer and winter are stark; those differences can take a toll on your home unless you prepare it properly. Here are some ways you can prepare your home for winter before winter even arrives:
Fencing around a yard can serve many functions and solve certain issues with a yard; from the height, style, and design you can achieve exactly what you want and make it look good. Here is what to consider if you are on the fence about what to install around your yard.
Rage wash. Is that a thing? Perhaps not but we have all tried to clean something only for it to come back with an equal force of not wanting to be cleaned.
Half way through a shower and your feet are totally submerged? Can’t rinse dishes cause the sink is filling up with water? Wherever your clog, we all have seen them. Before you run and call a plumber, go though these at-home easy DIY tricks for unclogging a drain.