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Making your deck shine

Making your deck shine

DO IT YOURSELF | Cleaners with some form of bleach can get rid of the mildew that spoils a wooden deck.

The secret to unclogging drains

The secret to unclogging drains

There are alternatives to the plumber’s snake for persistent clogs.

How to stain cabinets, fix toilets

Our kitchen cabinets are stained and finished with polyurethane. Can we paint them without sanding?

How to remove soap scum

Do-it-yourself advice on removing soap scum and patching drywall.