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RV Awning Repair - Replacing the Cam Lock

It seems simple, but it requires a wide assortment of tools.

3 Tips on Painting Vinyl Awnings

Its a cheap way to change your home's look.

Make a Canvas Awning in 4 Steps

Shading a door or window can decrease your cooling costs.

How to Make Bamboo Window Blinds

Bamboo window blinds are an easy DIY project.

RV Awning Repair: Re-tensioning the Spring

Re-tension your spring in 5 simple steps!

How to Repair Stained Roller Blind Fabric

Accidents can happen to your roller blind fabric.

How to Make Flat Roman Shades

Roman shades are functional and fabulous.

How to Repair a Motorized Awning

A motorized awning is a great outdoor addition.

How to Build Board and Batten Exterior Shutters

Board and batten exterior shutters are very popular.

How to Limit Color Fading in Silk Curtains

If you have silk curtains in your home, you have most likely made a sizable monetary investment when you purchased them. They require special care to limit color fading, and keep them looking new as long as possible. You Will Need Home dry cleaning kit Laundry soap for silk Lingerie bags Vacuum cleaner

How to Apply Sidelight Window Film

If you decide to apply sidelight window film to your glass sidelight window then you have made the right choice. Window film is made from the highest quality materials that serve a lot of purposes for the enthusiastic home owner. Window film will help block out sunlight and harmful UV rays that will

What is the best way to install cornice boards?

Installing cornice boards is relatively easy. You should measure the length of the cornice so as to ascertain whether to use more than just two brackets. Then, mark the positions where each bracket will be fixed to the wall. Keep in mind that the weight has to be evenly distributed. Drill the holes and

How do I make my own cornice board?

Making a cornice board yourself is not that difficult. Start off by taking note of the measurements. Then, draw an outline of the rectangular shape on a wood panel, according to the dimensions you recorded. Make sure to add a few inches on either side. This will be the front piece of your cornice board.

Should I use curtains with my cornice board?

A cornice board is basically an enhancement to your window, and adding curtains is practically a must. It is a good idea to include a cornice board as a window treatment because it adds a beautiful and elegant touch to the room. It is rather easy to build one yourself, and you do not have to be an expert

How to Install a 2 Piece Chair Rail

The chair rail has grown past its original purpose of stopping chairs and other furniture from hitting the walls. It is now more of an aesthetic choice that separates wallpaper from actual paint or different colors in the paint. The 2-piece version usually has intricate moldings that need to be installed

Tips for Replacing Skylight Shades

Skylight shades that open allow a cool breeze to enter the house and provide sufficient ventilation in the summer. They help to release hot air from the room. A skylight shade that is cheap and poorly installed may not work appropriately to release hot air. It is a good thing to replace old, damaged