DIY

Prepare for Outdoor Season

Prepare for Outdoor Season »

Memorial Day weekend is the traditional kick-off to the "outdoor season" and now is the time to prepare your yard for some outdoor fun. The three areas that need attention now are the pool, weeds and bugs.

Outdoor Fire Pits from Thompson Building Materials »

<<< FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Through June 30, 2016, you can save 20% on all outdoor fire pits from Thompson Building Materials.

Chalk-Based Paint

Chalk-Based Paint »

Chalk-based paint is an organic paint that leaves a chalky feel like you might find on old antique furniture once it dries. Refinishing old or worn pieces of furniture is very popular as a do-it-yourself project right now, so this relatively new product came along at exactly the right time.

Succulent Gardening Tips »

Succulents are a popular option because they require very little care and come in a variety of sizes, shapes and colors. Not everyone has a large yard, and some San Diegan's actually have no yard space at all, so Harry Schwartz from Downtown Ace Hardware offers these succulent gardening tips which are great for patio gardening.

Change Your Home’s Look with Accessories from Thompson »

<<< FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Get inspired to change your home's look with accessories from Thompson Building Materials.

Getting Started with Woodworking »

<<< FRIDAY, MAR. 11, 2016 on SAN DIEGO 6 TV >>> Woodworking is a great long-term hobby, and Rockler Woodworking and Hardware is the center of woodworking in San Diego. We visit store manager Mike Durlak to get tips on getting started with woodworking, including pen turning on a lathe.

How to Make an Inspiration Board »

<<< FRIDAY, FEB. 19, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Robin Wilson Interior Design offers these tips for how to make an inspiration board at home to make your next design project a success.

How to Stage Your Home to Sell »

<<< FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> In the second part of Preparing Your Home to Sell, Robin Wilson Carrier from Robin Wilson Interior Design explains how to stage your home to sell.

Cantor’s Corner: How To Avoid Flooding & Water Damage

Cantor’s Corner: How To Avoid Flooding & Water Damage »

This El Nino season in San Diego, learn how to avoid flooding and water damage.

5 Tips for Increasing Curb Appeal

5 Tips for Increasing Curb Appeal »

Whether you’re getting ready to sell, or your home just needs a little freshening up, increasing your curb appeal is an easy way to make a big impact.

Prepare Your Home for Holiday Entertaining

Prepare Your Home for Holiday Entertaining »

Tis the season for holiday entertaining, which means cooking, cleaning and putting your best foot forward. Get your home ready for dining, parties and out-of-town guests with these tips from our resident design pro, Robin Wilson Carrier.