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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. 

Kitchen Organization Tips from NEAT Method »

<<< FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> These kitchen organization tips from NEAT Method are sure to get - and keep - your kitchen a mess-free zone.

How To Fix A Leaky Faucet »

<<< FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Fixing the annoying dripping sound from your faucet that keeps you up at night, can be surprisingly inexpensive and simple. Usually it only requires an adjustable wrench, Phillips and flat-head screwdrivers, penetrating oil, such as WD-40 and replacement washers and O-rings.

The 4 P’s of Painting »

The easiest way to freshen up is a new coat of paint. And the quickest way to do it, is to do it right the first time. A sloppy paint job stands out, and not in a good way! Follow Ace Hardware’s four P's of painting a room -Prep, Patch, Prime, and Paint.

Prevent DIY Accidents with Saw Stop »

<<< FRIDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Rockler Woodworking & Hardware demonstrates the Saw Stop, an incredible technology that stops the saw blade instantly upon sensing human skin. Store Manager Mike Durlak uses a hotdog as an extension of his finger to show how Saw Stop can prevent serious injury.

Easy Ways to Create a Festive Atmosphere »

<<< FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> To help celebrate our one year anniversary as a TV show, resident design pro Robin Wilson Carrier from Robin Wilson Interior Design surprised us with easy ways to create a festive atmosphere.

How To Repair A Torn Window Screen

How To Repair A Torn Window Screen »

For a small hole or tear in a window screen, 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.

How To Fix a Running Toilet »

<<< FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Harry Schwartz from Ace Hardware explains how to fix a running toilet.