DIY

Common Paint Questions

Common Paint Questions »

Painting is a common DIY task. Today’s Ace Hardware Project of the Week is painting and answering some common paint questions.

How To Tackle Lawn Problems: Weeds, Bugs & More

How To Tackle Lawn Problems: Weeds, Bugs & More »

Just like a car, regular maintenance is the first step in avoiding serious lawn problems. This involves fertilizing, generally four or five times per year with annual programs from your local Ace Hardware. However, if blights do strike your lawn here is how to tackle lawn problems like weeds, bugs and more.

Improve Water Flow in the Sink and Shower »

If you’re not satisfied with the water flow that your shower head delivers, there are ways that you can fix the problem on your own. Here are tips to improve water flow in your sink and shower.

How to Patch Small Holes in the Wall

How to Patch Small Holes in the Wall »

Today we’re going to talk about repairing small holes in the wall. With the right tools, this is an easy DIY project.

Clean and Polish Hardwood, Stone, Tile and Laminate Floors »

<<< 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.

Cantor’s Corner: Ceiling Fans Save Energy

Cantor’s Corner: Ceiling Fans Save Energy »

Ceiling fans are not just for cooling off in the summer. Did you know that ceilings fans can help cut down on your energy costs all year round? Circulating air with a ceiling fan can reduce your energy bill and provide comfort in your home in a stylish way.

Laundry Room Maintenance and Upgrades »

<<< 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.

Home Storge Tips »

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.

Smart Home Products

Smart Home Products »

Everyone’s talking about the power of the internet and "smart homes," and some of it is very confusing, but there are a few smart home products that are easy to install and provide immediate convenience. Some even save you money.

Rockler Old Tool Swap Meet Happening Nov 6 »

<<< FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> The Old Tool Swap Meet happens three times a year at Rockler Woodworking and Hardware. Shop old tools and unique pieces outside, or head into Rockler for any tools and supplies your need for your DIY projects.

Leviton USB Wall Outlets »

<<< FIRDAY, OCT. 21, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> The Leviton line of USB wall outlets offers a solution by allowing you to turn your current 2-plug outlets into a multi-featured receptacle with 2 or 4 USB charging ports.