#1 Handyman Tip of the Week: If your home is block with or without a stucco finish and you see cracking that looks like the outline of the blocks. Don’t wait! Caulk and paint! Do it sooner than later before water starts to seep inside if it hasn’t already and create all kinds of damage to any wood or drywall in that area.
#2 Handyman Tip of the Week: Do yourself a favor! Don’t paint your perforated aluminum/vinyl soffit at your home or office. This stuff is designed to keep your attic cooler. It comes from the factory either electro statically painted or infused with its color originally. When you paint you can easily clog the perforations, hindering the ventilation design it was originally intended for.
#3 Handyman Tip of the Week: 1st named storm of the season. Expecting 40-60 mph winds and tornadoes. Have you tied down all the light stuff, put away your patio furniture, closed any awnings or umbrellas and cleared your yard of any loose debris. For more storm prep stuff go to our web page www.wefixfl.com.
#4 Handyman Tip of the Week: Handyman Tip of the Week: For the best wear of your vehicles tires, assuming you change your oil every 3-5000 miles. Rotate your tires every other oil change.
#5 Handyman tip of the week: If your daughter spilled her make-up on the carpet (hint, hint, hint). Using a clean towel blot (do not rub) with cool water first. Once the majority is up, add 1 tsp of dish soap and 1 tsp white vinegar to a quart of water, mix thoroughly and blot again. Lastly, using a clean dry towel, lay over newly cleaned area and set something heavy on top of the towel overnight. In the morning all make-up should be removed.
#6 Handyman tip of the week: Reminder, it’s getting hot again. Do you need to change the filter in your air conditioning? Have you cleared the condensate line? Do it now before it’s too late.
#7 Handy Man Tip of the Week: If you have an irrigation system with an electric timer and it offers you a seasonal adjustment setting, make sure it is always set to 100%. This option adjusts by % of time how long your zones will water for. When put to 50 it will water for 1/2 the scheduled time. If you put it to 0, it will only run for 0 minutes (hint, hint).