by Lou Manfredini, Ace’s Home Expert Windows and doors are a main source of energy loss in your home. Creating a tight seal, that still lets you operate your windows easily, can save money on your energy bills. Here are some helpful tips for installing weatherstripping around windows. Choosing Your… Read more ›
Concrete and mortar are both used in building projects but there are some differences in their composition and therefore their strength which means they should not be interchanged and one should not be used as a substitute for the other. Basically concrete is stronger and more durable so it can… Read more ›
As there is still snow on the ground, you are probably spending a lot of time inside your house. Here are some great indoor home improvement project ideas that will keep you busy until spring’s arrival. These simple projects will bring about positive changes and upgrades in your home that… Read more ›
Winter is the perfect time of year to de-clutter and get organized. Make sure all the items in your home have their place in a neatly stored and labeled container. This will help make your life easier and save you time when you need to access these items. There are… Read more ›
You’ll need: Screwdriver Penetrating Oil When a screw is firmly attached be careful not to apply too much pressure and strip the head. Instead spray penetrating oil such as PB B’laster (found in our Lawn & Garden department) and wait half hour to hour then try again. Also make sure… Read more ›
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