The air leaks in your home are what cause you to lose energy, and improvements to windows, attics, and walls help to cut these losses. While replacement windows and other improvements are costly, adding insulation to your home where it is needed is a simple and affordable project to help you save energy. Where are the best places to add insulation in your home? Here are a few areas that will give you the most energy savings by simply adding insulation:
If you have extra fabric left over from a sewing project and would like to make a homemade item that can be used each time that you serve beverages, create fabric-covered coasters with the following craft materials and steps. Afterward, adorn the coasters with photographs to provide the finished items with a personalized appearance:
cork sheet cutting board template marker utility knife measuring tape fabric scissors craft glue lace trim photographs paintbrush (narrow width) wooden stirrer clear glaze Cut Cork Pieces And Attach Fabric
Do you have a tree in your yard that is dead, dying, or that has otherwise seen better days? Are you thinking about going out and removing the tree on your own? Although some people try to tackle the removal of trees themselves, this is generally not a very good idea. There are some things that are better left to professionals and the cutting down of unwanted trees is one of those things.
If your cat likes to play at the window and has put scratches or holes on your window blinds, this can be an eyesore. When you start shopping for something to replace the blinds with, you will find you have many options to choose from. To help you out, below are types window treatments so you can decide what you would work best for your home.
Thermal blinds are made to block heat and sunlight from entering your home.
Being able to sit outdoors and enjoy some fresh air can be very relaxing after a hard day at work. The only problem with sitting out on a patio is that you are often sitting in the hot sun. A great way to be able to enjoy rest and relaxation on your outdoor patio is to add a cover to it. Here are a few covers to consider for your backyard patio.