How To Choose A Ladder: Wood, Fiberglass & Aluminum Ladders Compared

Whether it's for changing a lightbulb in a fixture suspended high above your staircase or for the annual cleaning of the leaves from the gutters around your home, at some point everyone needs a ladder!Without a ladder, your efforts may be fruitless when attempting to gain access to a hard-to-reach household problem area. Odds are, you may keep one or two ladders around. But with so many different styles, what's the best ladder for your needs? How, exactly, do you go about choosing the … [Read more...]

How To Set Up Your Yard Sale Space & Display Your Items For Sale

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#1 Move anything you don't intend to sell.First and foremost, anything you do not want to sell should be moved as far away from the yard sale area as possible.Or, cover those items with blankets and tarps.I can't tell you how many times people have wanted to buy items that were simply being stored in our garage.  … [Read more...]

Why The Little Giant Ladder Is The Best Ladder We’ve Ever Used

Have you ever used a Little Giant ladder before?We did once.We borrowed a friend's Little Giant in order to do our exterior Spring cleaning around the house last year.I've gotta say... it was the best thing we ever did in terms of getting the outside of our house up to par for the summer.And, I was surprised by the number of features and the flexibility of this ladder!  Little Giant Highlights Rated to 250 to 375 lbs (...depending on which ladder you choose) … [Read more...]

Top 10 Unique Uses For Blue Painter’s Tape

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Masking tape... "although it isn't as popular as duct tape, most homes have at least one or two rolls around the house." Painter's tape... "has light, or weak, adhesive. The paper backing of the tape is easy to tear." In my opinion, blue painter's tape is utterly indispensable around the house!It's great because painters tape sticks to the surface, but leaves no sticky residue when it is removed.Alright, here we go... 10 unique uses for blue painter's tape! (Or any other color you … [Read more...]