Quick Fixes 2016

11 Stories • Available April 2016
Prevent Roof Leaks

Prevent Roof Leaks

If you have a home that is shaded by tall trees, chances are you have some moss growing on your roof. Though it may look charming, this is not a good situation. It can work its way into and under

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Eating Out

Eating Out

A rite of passage for many youthful campers is learning to cook meals in the outdoors. Cooking your meal was an adventure. Even years later, the smoky flavor stirs nostalgic memories when sitting

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Home Hair 911?

Home Hair 911?

If the beautiful new hair color you envisioned when you opened the color kit at home turned out more like the color from a cartoon, you aren't the first. Hairdresser Shelly Power has seen it all.

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Clogged

Clogged

If your garbage disposer seems to be struggling, you may be at risk of getting a clogged disposer and running up high plumber costs, if not winding up with a badly damaged unit that needs to be r

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How To Fix A Window Jam

How To Fix A Window Jam

"A window can't be opened for one of three reasons: It's painted shut; the window is made of wood, and the humidity has caused it to swell; or there's dirt buildup. No matter the cause, the solut

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X Marks The Spot

X Marks The Spot

Your new wallpaper looks terrific. It looks great in the room and blends well with the color scheme. You're proud of your do-it-yourself project, and then, oops! What's that bubble? Wallpaper b

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Frayed And Frazzled

Frayed And Frazzled

According to Nielsen's Total Audience Report, Americans over the age of 18 spend more than 11 hours a day engaged with media -- listening to the radio, watching television or using smartphones an

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All Tied Up

All Tied Up

Hate untangling Christmas lights? You're not the only one. It's such a frustrating problem for consumers that last Christmas, British retailer Tesco posted a job looking to hire a "Christmas

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Shiny And Spotless

Shiny And Spotless

Stainless steel appliances in a modern kitchen look their best when they're free of smudges, sticky bits and fingerprints. With a fresh, spotless shine, those appliances look new, upscale and imp

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Inlay Tile

Inlay Tile

Dear James: The kids have burned a spot with hot pans in my laminated kitchen countertop. I cannot afford a new countertop. Is there any method to make a repair myself that will not look terrible

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Leather And Suede

Leather And Suede

Salt. It's mandatory in a human diet. We must have it to survive. But salt can be as destructive as it is needful,l due to its ability to destroy and eat holes through metal and remove every last

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