Can You Make Money By Fabricating Custom Tube Fenders?

If you spend much of your free time working to make your off-road vehicle more rugged for the trail, you may have already invested some money (and sweat) into custom tube fenders. Not only can these fenders help protect your vehicle (and your own life) upon contact with potential hazards, they'll provide the lower clearance needed to help upgrade your tire size without investing in a body lift. In some cases, friends and fellow off-road enthusiasts may have enlisted you to help with their own fender projects -- leading you to wonder whether fabricating these fenders could morph from a hobby into a profitable venture. [Read More]

How To Increase Your Home's Resale Value On A Budget

Many people try to improve their home's value with home improvement projects whether or not they're thinking about selling their home in the near future. The truth is that most projects end up costing more than the financial value that they add. However, if you're planning on selling your home and want to boost its value, there are a few lower cost projects you can take on that do generally leave you coming out ahead. [Read More]

Potential Fixes For 3 Common Vinyl Siding Complaints

Vinyl siding has raced to the front of the siding industry due to the low cost, ease of installation, and combination of low maintenance and durability. But even the best siding materials can experience problems due to improper installation or trying to cut financial corners when selecting materials. Here are three of the most common vinyl siding complaints and how a vinyl siding repair contractor like W L HURST INC  or others can help you fix the problems. [Read More]

How To Refinish Wooden Window Sashes

Wooden windows are susceptible to water damage if they are not properly cared for. Despite this, wood is a great material for residential windows. It has great insulating capabilities and can be painted any color. Of course, if you have wooden windows, you will need to commit to frequent maintenance, particular in keeping the frames waterproof. This article explains how to refinish and waterproof wooden window sashes with basic tools. [Read More]