What Happens When You Hire an Unlicensed Plumber?

What Happens When You Hire an Unlicensed Plumber?

Home Improvement, Plumbing
Plumbers are expensive and when you are short on money, looking for low-cost repair(s) seems like the right decision for your financial budget.  Word of mouth, or putting an advertisement on Craig’s List or elsewhere, is likely to get you a flurry of calls. In our economy today, many businesses have gone under, but people still need to pay bills and put food on their tables. It is easy just to speak to a few people who do plumbing, set a price, get an estimate of the time it will take to do your repair(s), and the start date.  In theory, you can get great service at a much lower cost, the person you choose sounds respectable, honest, knowledgeable, and can plumb anything. Please bear with me, as I am having a giggling…
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Can You Really Do Your Bathtub Refinishing? Here’s What Experts Have to Say

Can You Really Do Your Bathtub Refinishing? Here’s What Experts Have to Say

Home Improvement, House Interior
Not all homeowners think they have the time or know-how to do their own bathtub refinishing. But is doing it yourself actually possible?  Experts say that refinishing a bathtub does not need to be a difficult task, but the process can take upwards of five hours for a small-sized tub with an average person's repertoire of skills and tools. Some homeowners want to do their bathtub refinishing, but should they? When homeowners are looking for ways to save money, bathtub refinishing can be an attractive option. However, some homeowners have found that this is not always the case. Bathtub refinishing can have several potential downsides, including the risk of damaging the tub while sanding or painting it and also requiring time commitment beyond just doing a DIY project. It's essential…
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What Not To Do When Decluttering Your Home

What Not To Do When Decluttering Your Home

Home Improvement
We like to buy and buy stuff. Even things that are not important. Things that we use for a short period of time and after a while, we get tired of it and just leave it unused for years. These things reduce the free space we have at home. Decluttering is one way to add space in your home. But there are a number of things that you shouldn’t be doing when decluttering. Here are some: Shopping before decluttering. Just like what I said earlier, we tend to buy storage pieces and supplies. We keep on buying stuff even though our original idea is to declutter our home by getting rid of things to free up some space. Don’t buy things that won’t fit inside your home. Unless you have…
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