Recent Handyman Articles


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Decipher The Strange Behavior Of Your Washing Machine

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 29, 2017

A pile of dirty laundry + 1 washing machine + a little detergent + a lot of water = clean clothes. The formula sounds simple enough. Simple, that is, until the main component –...


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Recycle This Year's Christmas Decor

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 28, 2016

Hope your Christmas was great … warm and wonderful. Have you ever noticed how such an uplifting holiday tends to leave behind a lot of material stuff? We’re not talking...


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Honey-Do Chores You Tend to Neglect (But Please Don't!)

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 20, 2016

How many people really love household chores? Let’s face it; they’re called “chores” for a reason. However you might feel about day-to-day housework like cooking...


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Use the Internet to Simplify Your Move to a New Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 07, 2016

Moving is a pain, no matter how much you’re looking forward to actually being in a new home. The move itself almost invariably requires many weeks of intensive planning and...


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3 Little Words Homeowners Love to Hear … and Why

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 15, 2016

Owning your own home is a dream fulfilled … but it can also turn into something of a nightmare at times. Maintenance, repairs, renovations, fix this, replace that! The upkeep...