Tips & Articles

Sometimes, certain projects can be done yourself. This section is designed to help the homeowner with tips, tutorials and tricks that will help make your project a successful one.


Installing 2″ Square Glass Tile Back splash

November 1, 2012

Difficulty Level: 2

  1. Scrape clean and smooth the wall area, apply a thin skim coat of drywall compound over rough or torn dry wall. Let dry thoroughly.
  2. Plan your layout by outlining the perimeter on the wall with a pencil where the tile will start and stop.
  3. Mask off or
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Repairing a Loose Wall Tile

October 28, 2012

Difficulty Level: 1

A loose wall tile can be an indication that there are other issues that need addressing such as grout failure or even dry rot / water damage. Let us assume that will diagnose and treat what is causing a wall tile to become loose in the first … Continue Reading » “Repairing a Loose Wall Tile”

Caulking a Bathtub

October 28, 2012

Difficulty Level: 1

A bathtub caulking job can make or break the overall appearance of one of the largest fixtures in your home. Such a seemingly small project yet many weekend handymen and women struggle with this task. Follow these simple steps for a job well done.

  1. Remove the old
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