Doing the Unknown and Overcoming your Lack of Experience

Recently after a widespread freeze in Texas and the south, there were reports of people getting hurt with DIY repairs. Here is a procedure I wrote to help me in building a small home that helped me and I hope will help someone else caught in a situation where they are trying to do something […]

Preparing for Supply Disruptions and Unplanned Repair Contingencies

In situations where you have to solve your own problems, owning tools you are comfortable with would be important. Besides the supplies you already keep for work you typically do, here are some items that might be helpful because they have such flexible use. Self-fusing elastic silicone tape is used for wrapping something. It does […]