Category Archives: Home

Playing With Your Wood! Part 1.

Many people in colder climates turn to wood heat in the winter months. It’s a great way to offset other heating costs, and is used especially in rural homes. If you use a wood stove, fireplace, or wood boiler, you’re going to need to know how to stack wood efficiently, safely, and correctly. Here’s how I do it: Continue reading

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Don’t Panic! Emergency Roof Repair!

Follow me as I discover, diagnose, and repair several types of roof leaks. These fixes can keep you dry until a new roof can be put on your home! Continue reading

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Indoor/Outdoor Herb Garden

If you’re like me, you like having fresh herbs on hand for cooking. As Fall starts to roll around though, you notice your parsley drooping, your basil getting spotty and yellow, and your thyme slowing to a crawl. Instead of tossing your window box or hanging basket of herbs into the compost heap you can transplant them into a container. Not only will this provide you with seasonings over the winter, it will add a pleasant scent to the room where you keep them! Continue reading

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