The Barking Houdini: Souping Up Chain-Link To Deal With Noisy And Escape-Artist Dogs

A simple fence may keep most dogs in the yard, but it can still allow determined dogs to make a nuisance of themselves by bothering the neighbors and occasionally escaping confinement. If you want your fence to discourage barking and keep your dogs securely in your yard, you may need to take some additional steps. […]

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DIY Flower Tower With Wire Mesh

If you are into gardening, you’ve probably already seen a number of plant towers overflowing with bright flowers. While you can typically buy the entire tower filled with flowers are home improvement centers or nurseries, these can be pricey. There is a less expensive alternative that you can make on your own for a fraction […]

Shallow Water Blackouts: What Every Swimmer And Pool Owner Should Know

It’s a common misconception in pool management that the precepts of water safety mainly apply to small children, the elderly, and non-swimmers. This is a significant mistake. Even strong swimmers in the 15 – 26 year old age group are at risk for shallow water blackouts when they participate in aquatic activity. Since shallow water blackouts […]

For Some Plumbing Projects, Hiring A Professional Is Your Best Option

As you begin your quest for self-sufficiency in earnest, you’re planning to build your own house or renovate a fixer-upper. Many plumbing projects can be accomplished by a do-it-yourself type while using an instruction guide or a video for assistance. However, some plumbing work is best left to the pros, so until you complete a […]