Residential Repairs

Residential Repairs That Can Be Done Quickly and Easily

»Posted by on Dec 19, 2018 in Residential Repairs | 0 comments

A home can be hard to maintain and it’s also expensive to have the broken appliances repaired. Try not to react too quickly when things in your house will break all of a sudden. Try to be confident with your natural handyman skills and try to fix them on your own. People are naturally intimidated by this thought, but the truth is there are a lot of appliances at home that are easy to repair. Clogged sinks are one of the most common home repairs around the world and people often request for the services of a repair man. 

There are a lot of factors that could lead to the clogging of your sink or maybe you need help to retrieve a valuable that fell inside the drainage. If you want to do this job on your own you will need a few things: Rubber Gloves, Rag, Plunger, Bucket, and a Wrench. When your sink is clogged, try to avoid further using it because it can create more problems for you.

Before you get started, make sure you gather all your tools and wear the rubber gloves to make sure your hands stay clean and dry. The first thing you should do is check if there is already water inside the sink, if there is none you should fill the sink up and get your rag to fill the hole inside the sink.

After doing this get your plunger and cover the sink hole with rubber cup end. Push and pull the plunger continuously and carefully until you have noticed that the water has subsided, then you have an unclogged sink as easy as that.

Having wood floors can be a pain to have because it one of type of floors that is most prone to scratch marks. These marks can leave you feeling turned off by your floor looks and can trigger your obsessive compulsiveness. If you are a suffering from these kinds of floors, then you can try this home remedy that can quickly fix that problem.

Make sure you have the following: Floor cleaner, soft cloth, sandpaper, mineral spirits, putty knife, and putty. First thing you should do is to observe the depth of the scratches because that will determine what ingredients you will use to remedy the scratches. First thing you should do is to do a thorough cleanse of the affected area with a floor cleaner product. After the floor is nice and clean, you should get your sandpaper and scratch along the direction of the wood but making sure you are only going over the scratches to avoid doing further damage to your floor. After going over the scratches with sandpaper for a few minutes, you can smoothen the area by getting a cloth and damping it with mineral spirits and wiping the area until the rough spots are gone.

While these DIY home repairs or maintenance tips are quite easy to follow, it’s still advised by experts that you hire the services of a professional and skilled handyman St George.

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