Posts by Chris Williamson

Troubleshooting Maytag Icemaker Problems

Troubleshooting Maytag Icemaker Problems

By on Nov 24, 2014 in Appliances |

Despite the fact that modern refrigerators and freezers are basically becoming the equivalent of a super computer of a few years ago, there are still some things that tend to give owners problems on a regular basis. One of those things is an ice maker that either stops working completely, or just isn’t working the way it is supposed to. We’re going to have a look at...

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Complete Kitchen Redesigns Without Wrecking the Budget

Complete Kitchen Redesigns Without Wrecking the Budget

By on Nov 16, 2014 in Kitchen |

Now for a backsplash behind the cook range I’m going to use a tool that we call our polyline solid, this can be used for a variety of things. If I zoom in here I’m going to align based on the two existing backsplashes and I’m going to draw a segment in there, then we’ll go ahead and pull that down to the point that we want the backsplash, and then we’ll go ahead and...

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Changing a Kitchen Faucet Cartridge

Changing a Kitchen Faucet Cartridge

By on Nov 11, 2014 in Kitchen, Uncategorized |

I am going to change the cartridge in a single handle Moen faucet, this is a kitchen faucet. What’s interesting about the Moen single handle cartridge is that you can also find the same cartridge in bathroom sinks, tubes and showers. So it’s a very common cartridge. Here are some of the tools we are going to need for the average kitchen. First thing we...

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Changing a Wax Ring On a Toilet

Changing a Wax Ring On a Toilet

By on Nov 11, 2014 in Plumbing, Uncategorized |

I have a commercial toilet that’s leaking on the floor, so we need to change the wax ring and we should be able to do this with three tools. We’ve got pipe wrench, a screwdriver and an adjustable wrench. The first thing I am going to do is turn off the valve and sometimes you are going to have a decorative cover over this, that you just unscrew and you...

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Tree Mulch and Lady Bugs

Tree Mulch and Lady Bugs

By on Nov 11, 2014 in Garden, Uncategorized |

Proper mulching around the tree can be very beneficial. Two to four inches of mulch will help with evaporation, control weeds and actually helps reduce lawn diseases and it improves the quality of the soil. And the most important roots, the ones that absorb oxygen, nutrients and water are really close to the surface. So two to four inches of mulch will actually...

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