Everyone (please note, everyone) will meet a plumbing problem at least once in his/ her life, for example when you must replace your bathtub faucet. When this thing happens and we already are responsible to our own house, willingly we have to get it fixed by ourselves (and cannot count to another person, for example our parents) anymore. So, instead of calling a plumber and cost your wallet even deeper, it will be better to get the problem finished by ourselves. The bathtub faucet replacement is classified into DIY project which can be done by most of homeowners. So, here below are the things which hopefully can help you when you are having this kind of problem. Keep reading for the detailed information.
First you will need to get the silicone which keeps the broken faucet removed using a grout puller. After you dealt with the grout, get any screw undone as well as bolts which gets the faucet held on its place. And then get the faucet unscrewed by twisting it counter clockwise. It may be different depending on your faucet’s type. Then after that, get the current washer which is on the faucet-frame-assembly. You can get it done using a screwdriver with flat head, and then after that get it pried.
Then get all the washers replaced with the new one included with the new faucet as well of course. Oh, be sure you buy the one which exactly match your old faucet. After you put the new faucet on, then get it sealed just like before and make sure you have put everything back on (screws and all). If you are doing this for the first time, you can ask someone who has similar experience to help you doing the project (it can be friends or relatives). Good luck!
Most people think that removing a tree stump as simple as hook, rope, and tie it to your bumper, but believe me, the job is not that easy to deal with, especially as you have to deal with the big one. It is possible for you to wreck your axle and not to mention pull off a bumper. Honestly, the job is pretty simple, how to remove a tree stump, but as you do not know how to do it right, you won’t be able to make it well in the end. There are so many things you could possibly do on this kind of matter, but instead of mumbling around talking about how to remove a tree stump, you do it step by step just now.
The very first rule you need to follow by the time you want to remove a tree stump is all about knowing exactly the size of what you want removed. You might cut the bush, small tree, or even the bigger one. You could use a spade, a lawn bar, and some elbow grease. By the time we talk about large stumps, everything changes here due to the fact that many factors to consider and it is not going to be easy. The weight, size, and not to mention its root spread, should be the reason you need to rent a tree grinder in order to help you finish the job in the end. It will take time for you to cut the whole tree though.
It is important for you to cut it to a manageable size with the right tools and make sure you have done with it right before you start the job of digging kind of thing. Removing a tree stump might differ based on the size of it.
Does the caulk around your bathroom have lost in some section? Or does it have ugly black marks? Caulk is important for bathroom because it keep water out joints between objects. When the caulk around your bathtub begins to crumble, it allows water to get between the tub and even the walls. Then mold and mildew can develop and cause the black mark. This is how to recaulk a bathtub.
First step of how to recaulk a bathtub is to remove the old caulk. Use a knife to remove the caulk, or you can apply caulk softener to it first at least two hours before removing. Then ensure to make the mildew on the area are gone by cleaning it with a chemical which contains bleach or alcohol. To complete this first step, before applying a new caulk you need to fill the bathtub with water to check whether the seal is strongest. Next step is applying the new caulk. Use caulk gun to apply it. Load white silicon in it and cut the tip. Start applying on the short walls fist. Carefully pull the gun in the opposite direction of the way the tip is pointing. Keep constant pressure on the trigger to avoid excess caulk for some place. Don’t stop until you reach the end of the way, but also don’t continue pulling as you reach the corner to avoid pooling. After this applying step has been finished, you can run a wet finger along the silicone make it smooth. The last step is removing tape after drying. Before remove the tap, first ensure that the caulk has been dry.
That’s how to recaulk a bathtub. When your caulk indicate to lose and has already had black marks, start to recaulk it soon. Don’t skip and let it without any handling or it will only make the caulk get into more serious condition.
Hey guys! Are you ready to check my recent post? Today I need to share some information related of country culture. I’m sure that you ever heard about Japanese culture. It has friendly and decent attitude for each other. This culture also has uniquely way for receiving any guests, you’ll find some pillows on the floor. Its function to welcoming you anyway, you’ll enjoy your visit on the floor. It is very usual in the Japan anyway.
Concern about room interior without thinking about the most important elements? Well, it happens sometime, for example, they only know how t makes something looks good, without thinking about the other elements. Hello people, today I will try to talk about furniture, this can be another review about dining room furniture, I will try to share more pictures about small dining room pictures. You know that furniture is another most important thing right? Every room should have its own furniture, for example, sofa will only be suitable for living room, there is no way sofa will be fit for bathroom or dining room. Dining room furniture, as you can see on the pictures, basic dining room furniture contains single table and also several chairs around the table and you need to choose the right size, there are two different size of dining room, small and spacious
So, do you still want to start your own Japanese garden project? Ok, it’s a good choice, but first you need to clear up your backyard. After you clear up the backyard, you may need to add some marks; it will be the spot for your Japanese garden. You can use small rocks or concrete stone this time, after the border, now you need to fill the Japanese garden, most Japanese garden consist with plants, stone, ponds and something artistic decoration. My favorite Japanese garden decoration is the bamboo fountain, it’s really artistic and you can easily make your own. Adding pond, add more flowers and stones, it will be interesting activity.
Bookcase which place under the window is very suitable for you who have no space enough to make small case for your book collection. It is very easy to realize. First time that you have to prepare is about the materials of the shelf. You have to know the height of floor to window, which will ease you to find the match one. But, if you want to make it by yourself you only need to take the wood materials. Then cut it as you wish. A simple bookcase design is suitable because it will look minimalist. You can enjoy your book on the floor too anyway. It will add your pleasure to read your book’s collection. Bookcase which placed under the window surely has some advantages. You can easily reach your book. No need some ladder or maybe other people who taller than you, you will get your lovely book by your own. Besides that, it looks simpler and minimalist. So, get over this design!
Tips, today I will share some tips about kitchen hardwood floor installation, if you think its interesting topic, you can try to read the article to the end. So, before I proceed to the main topic which is kitchen hardwood floor installation, tell me something about hardwood floor, why you choose hardwood floor instead of other floor material like tile or concrete material? Most people just think that hardwood floor cost is not too expensive, well, I guess you’re right, hardwood floor is more affordable than tile flooring, and the installation procedures of hardwood floor is more easier than tile floor. About hardwood floor installation for your kitchen, the first thing you need to do is of course planning. Planning is about calculation, we need to know the dimension of our kitchen, so grab the measuring tools and start measure your kitchen.
It will be good if you have small kitchen, you don’t need to purchase many hardwood floor for your kitchen, but if you have spacious kitchen, just try to capable with it. after the planning and you already get the calculation results, now you need to prepare the hardwood floor, some hardwood floor can be instantly installed, cool right, I recommend using composite hardwood floor, it’s elasticity and the price is the only reason why you need to choose composite hardwood floor for your kitchen.
Of course you will need to use some tools in order to install hardwood floor for your kitchen, you better prepare it first. You need to start install the composite hardwood floor from the edge, chain it with another hardwood floor and make sure it clicked or lock. Another important thing is you need to make sure the hardwood floor are leveled, and after the floor is fully ready, you can start adding more attractive appearance on your hardwood floor by add varnish, just to get glossy appearance.
No wonder if many people still have problem with their closet, they only know adding closet not to organize it. We know that adding closet seems to be the fair and easy way for you to add more space for many stuff inside your room, but some closet just not suitable with your room, and you know those soon will bring a problem for you. Actually, the solution is quite simple, it will be good if you firstly become selective, choose suitable closet and choose suitable thing that fit with your closet. You need some pictures about closet organizing ideas, here you go, I already add some on gallery. Those closet looks match and suitable, it’s neat, and I really like to see something neat, don’t you feel the same too? So, start to make a change, from now on, you need to think about better organizing, not only better look, you also need to think about its compatibility.
Try not to worry, and don’t be hasty to replace your old closet with the brand new one, sometime it will be better to do remodeling procedures on your old closet, and you know it save more money than purchase the new closet right? But some closet just cannot be remodeled, if you face this problem, I don’t think you have any other choice, you need to purchase the brand new one, and you need to purchase the right one.
It will be great if you DIY orientation, I’m sure it will be easy for you to create one of those DIY closets. The best closet is the organized one; it’s not about the appearance, you can think about its decoration lately. In case you want to know more tips and ideas about closet optimizing, you can try to look on the room organizing section.
Pictures are always emitting their story, it just like telling you a story. Accordingly to those reasons and very describable image of photos, you should place it finely. Well, more cheerful your photos, it looks better when you got this into a frame. It seems well-arranged, because if you want to hang and make them display, surely it brings nostalgic ambience around your home.
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