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A List of Simple Home Repair Tips that You Should Know Before Calling a Pro

There is always a list of endless things that we need to do around our homes. Some of the things that you need to do are there are holes in the walls to patch, clogged toilets to fix, foundation cracks to repair, broken floor tiles to replace, nail holes to fill and squeaky doors to fix and many more. Discussed herein are home repair hacks that you should apply before you call a professional.

One of the hacks is to unclog your toilet with hot water and dish soap. Where you will have to shoot some dish soap into the blocked and pour a pail of hot water. After which you should allow it some time and you will observe it work perfectly. With this you will be in a position to save a lot of money that you would have paid the plumber to do the work.

Apart from that, you should also say no to fruit flies with apple cider vinegar. One thing that you should know is that flies are always irritating and you will find them everywhere in the kitchen. But you will not have to use fly swatter anymore because we have a much simpler method. One thing that you will have to do is to add unfiltered cider apple into some bowl of water, cover it with transparent plastic wrapping and poke some holes in it. This way the flies will get in, but they will never come out.

In addition, you should also fill a hole in the window with nail polish. Start by applying one coat and give it some time to dry. Repeat the procedure until the glass surface is flush with layers of transparent nail polish. Also, it can also be used to repair torn window screens. If you don’t want bug getting in through the window you can create a thick layer of transparent nail polish to create a barrier.

Apart from that, you should also stop rust in your toolbox with chalk. It is essential to note that blackboard chalk is material that traps dampness and sucks the moisture. Therefore, you should put several pieces of chalk all over your toolbox, and it will protect it from rust.

Besides, we have to fix a leaking shower head. When you have a leaking shower you should not be worried because I am here to help. One thing that you should know with a shower that is still dripping after tightening is that it be having a damaged gasket, worn out threads or it may have been fixed without the tape around the threads to close the connection.