Archive for August, 2006

How To Select And Use The Right Sandpaper For The Job

Sanding is not quite as simple as grabbing a piece of sand paper and using it or attaching it to your power sander. You must consider the coarseness of the sandpaper as well as the material from which it is made. Choosing the right sandpaper for your project can make a real difference in the look and feel of your final project. Consider the characteristics of different types of sandpaper to get an idea of how to choose the one that is right for your particular project.
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How To Steam Bend Wood

Steam bending wood is a skill that is valuable when it comes to carpentry. Whether you are building a rocking chair or a decorative gazebo, there are a number of reasons you may want to bend wood into an arc. Though it does take the right equipment and some know-how, steam bending can give your carpentry project that little extra bit of detail you are looking for. Take a look and see that you too can begin steam bending wood for your project.
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How To Clean Ceiling Fans Or Light Fixtures

Dirty ceiling fan blades and light fixtures not only look bad, but they can make your ceiling fans shake and wobble.  To keep your fans running smoothly and your light fixtures clear and pretty, clean them regularly.
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How To Perk Up An Aging Deck

There comes a time in the life of every home deck that it must be given a little pick me up. If you deck is looking dull and dirty, has nails popping out, and the wood is splitting, then you may need to give it a little boost. Perking up your aging deck is not a difficult job; it just takes a little time. By following a few simple directions, you can give your deck a face lift and be able to enjoy it for a few more years.
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How To Build Your Own Gazebo

When it comes to adding an accent to your yard as well as entertaining space, there are few projects that can beat a gazebo. However, there is a lot to consider with such a project if you want to have success. Consider some simple tips that will allow you to have the maximum amount of success with your gazebo project.
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Online Guide To Choosing Blinds
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