Spring is just around the corner and for many people that means thinking about a paint makeover in your home. But without a background in design, it can be tough to know how to pick paint colors without being overwhelmed.
<<< FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Daily dry mopping and spot cleaning are great ways to clean and polish hardwood, stone, tile and laminate floors, but they will eventually need a refresh or even refinishing.
<<< FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2017 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> At least once each year we should check our washer and dryer for easy to address laundry room maintenance and upgrades.
<<< FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2017 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Everyone knows they are supposed to change their furnace filters. But, too many people don’t know the basic facts about furnace filters including when to change them and how to select a replacement filter. So, the first question is, “how often should you change your furnace filters?”
The National Fire Protection Association reports that while 96 per cent of US homes have smoke alarms, 70 percent of home fire deaths occur where there is no working alarm. To protect your family, make sure you have working smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.
Everyone’s been there…It’s the New Year and it’s time to put away the holiday décor or the new sweaters from Auntie. Or you’ve made a New Year resolution to start a home project, but you can’t find your tools, or the right screws and anchors. Get organized with these home storage tips.
Now that the holidays are ending, it’s time to think about taking down your Griswold family decorations. You probably don’t usually think about ladder safety, but after a few egg nogs, it’s an important thing for anyone stepping up to do a project.
<<< FRIDAY, DEC 16, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Christmas and Hanukkah are just over a week away and many of us are still searching for ideas for great holiday gifts that can be used around the home. Ace Hardware stocks some great brands that make great holiday gifts.
Stay safe this season with these holiday fire safety tips for using a fire extinguisher properly.
The holidays probably brought housefuls of people to your home – and often plumbing problems. Now it’s time to fix those plumbing woes with these tools found at Ace Hardware.
If you haven’t made the switch to LED holiday lights, this season is the time to do it. Prices have come down and the quality has improved!