Category Archives: Do-It-Yourself

  1. Introducing the Cydletywyr

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    December 20, 2019 by phicks2012

    Pronounced something like <KEYED-LET-ooh-weyr> I’ve decided to start blaming household problems and frustrations over the decades on mythical un-appeased house …
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  2. It’ll All Come Out in the Wash

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    October 7, 2019 by phicks2012

    The other day one of my rental tenants complained to my Property Manager that her new washer was not filling …
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  3. Call Blocking Technology vs. Reality

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    October 4, 2019 by phicks2012

    Okay, there just HAS to be a reliable way to block nuisance callers, short of hunting them down and fire-bombing …
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  4. Something’s Rotten in the State of My Window

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    October 1, 2019 by phicks2012

    I noticed about eight months ago that the top board on one of my living room windows was showing water …
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  5. Hot Tub Follies

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    September 20, 2019 by phicks2012

    Okay, I know it sounds marginally bizarre to be worrying about repairing a hot tub in the heat of August, …
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  6. Angie’s List vs. Home Adviser

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    September 6, 2019 by phicks2012

    There are a lot of ads on TV now for services that will help you to find contractors and specialists …
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  7. Rent – The Next Chapter

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    August 2, 2019 by phicks2012

    Toilets are not interplanetary vessels. They have very few moving parts, and do not require a doctorate from MIT to …
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I am an active, outgoing person interested in all sorts of things and all sorts of people! I'm constantly discovering new interests, and expect that to continue right into the grave!

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