SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2017 ON ABC 10 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.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2017 ON ABC 10 As the holidays near, we scramble to buy the perfect gifts, decorate the house and plan parties and get-togethers. It all starts with pulling out tangled lights and tree decorations from storage. In the rush, however, many of us abandon our sense of safety. So, follow these tips during decorating for a safe holiday.
NOVEMBER 26, 2017 ON ABC 10 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.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2017 ON ABC 10 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.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017 ON ABC 10 We all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and while we commute. A common problem in the home during an earthquake is your water heater and gas appliance lines.
September is National Preparedness Month, which serves as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and while we commute. Today we’ll talk fire prevention and safety information.
<<< SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2017 on ABC 10 >>> September is National Preparedness Month which serves as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and while we commute.
A quick and easy do it yourself home project is repairing a torn window screen. For a small hole or tear you can use a self-adhesive patch available from your neighborhood Ace Hardware store. But, for a larger tear, you’ll need to re-screen the frame.
<<< SUNDAY, AUGUST 27, 2017 on ABC 10 >>> One of the most common and annoying problems with your toilet is the simplest to fix yourself. It’s often referred to as a “running” toilet. If your toilet is “running” or continuously in refill mode, it is a very easy do it yourself project.
<<< SUNDAY, AUGUST 13, 2017 on ABC 10 >>> Evoke the summer sunshine all through the winter season with these Summer painting tips from Ace Hardware.
Some new home owners are interested in doing their own home maintenance and repairs, but don’t know where to start. In this Ace Hardware Project of the Week, we're helping you organize basic tools for household projects.