Category Archives: Do It Yourself

Cranberry Pecan Pie Recipe for The Holidays

There is nothing quite like a delicious pie to top off the perfect Thanksgiving meal. Maybe you are a fan of pecan pie? If so, try adding a little oomph to your next holiday pie menu by whipping up a delicious cranberry pecan pie. The semi-tart cranberries and the sweet pecans create a perfect and scrumptious balance of flavors.

Reading Between the Walls With DEWALT Tools

How many times have you tried to hang a large piece of wall art, mirror, window hardware or any other heavy item on the wall without worrying about what’s on the other side?  Or have contractors install cabinets, mouldings and various other home improvement installations without the stress of having to wonder whether they’re going through plumbing, electrical wiring or even wanting to ensure they’ve found the wall stud to anchor the weight of the application?

Tools For Every Home

Maintaining your home is extremely important as you will want to fix minor problems in your home that can become serious over time.  While some home repairs need to be repaired by an experienced professional, there are several minor repairs that can be done by the average homeowner with very little experience in home repair.  To help you with your repairs you will need to invest in the right tools that you will have access to whenever you need them.  There is nothing more frustrating than not having the right tool when you need it. Below you will learn why tools are so important and a basic list of tools every homeowner should have.

How to Change a Light Switch

Light switches play an important role in modern homes and buildings. While many people take a light switch for granted, a broken one can quickly become a headache for an individual and his or her family. Fortunately, changing a broken light switch can be easy just by following the right steps.
Before changing a light switch, it’s essential to make sure that the electrical circuit that powers a light is turned off. Most modern homes have a circuit breaker box that is filled with 10 or more switches. Each of these switches provides power to a different part of one’s home. While these circuit breaker switches may be labeled in some homes, they are often left unlabeled. Because of this, it can be difficult to tell which circuit breaker switch will turn off power to an electrical circuit in one’s home.

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