Why Is My Shower Leaking?

A dripping sound coming from your shower can be very irritating. Some of the signs of leakage include damp spots and stains on the ceiling and walls. All leaks need to be addressed; even the seemingly insignificant ones have the potential to waste a lot of water. Shower leaks are not always easy to pinpoint. To find the source of the leak, you will have to investigate. Begin with the most apparent signs. Old Caulk If you notice a wet floor after you shower, the likely culprit is the caulking. Bathroom caulking makes showers, tubs and sinks impervious to water….
Read more →

How To Restore Crushed Carpet

When you move a piece of heavy furniture and discover badly crushed carpet beneath it, you might think that the only way to deal with the eyesore is to cover it up again, or make a hefty investment in a brand new carpet.  However, there’s usually no need for such drastic action.  You can restore crushed carpet fibres quite simply.  Read on to find out more. Before you start Before you begin the restoration process, it’s important to establish whether the carpet is just crushed or if it’s actually damaged.  If there is discolouration around the crushed area, or if…
Read more →

Extraordinary Statue Repair (and What You Can Learn from It)

Some statues seem to be eternal, although when it comes to some of the best known statues around the world, this seemingly everlasting nature is the result of comprehensive restoration. When it comes to your backyard statues, a bit of maintenance is definitely required. Fortunately, concrete is an extremely durable repair material, and so any maintenance will be minor and infrequent. It’s time to look at some truly extraordinary examples of statue repair and restoration from around the world and what you can learn from it when you might need to fix your own backyard statues. Black Hawk Statue, Oregon,…
Read more →

Buying Stainless Steel Tubing? Here’s What To Consider

Stainless steel tubes are used in many business applications. For example, they are used in the construction of items like hanging rods, display frames, handrails, balustrades and automotive parts like exhausts. In the industrial sector, they are used for processing and transfer of products such as food, beverages, medicine, etc. If you are planning to buy stainless steel tubes, for whatever application, considering the following factors will ensure you end up with the right product. Tube shape Stainless steel tubes can be found in a number of shapes. These are: round, square and rectangular (RHS). Round tubes are generally used…
Read more →

1 2 3