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Slip-free Tips

Posted on Dec 20, 2019 in DIY

Winter is here, and that means snow-covered and icy roads are the new norm. While keeping them clear and safe is the job of your local street maintenance crews or neighborhood associations, it’s up to you to do the same around your home. There are a few options to choose from for keeping your driveway… Continue reading.

Car detailing

It’s all in the detailing

Posted on Oct 02, 2019 in DIY

If we’re not at home or at work, most of us are in our vehicles. And, let’s be honest here: we can be pretty messy when we’re on the road. Keeping your car clean and free of dirt and grime can actually make your life seem a little less chaotic because less mess does equal… Continue reading.

Wall of frames

Posted on Sep 02, 2019 in DIY

By Judy Moore Like a giant blank canvas waiting to be painted, a large blank wall may seem like a daunting vast expanse begging to be adorned.  A gallery wall is a creative and visually appealing way to show off your photos, artwork, or other hanging décor. It can really add a contemporary flair to… Continue reading.

Keeping it cool

Posted on Jul 02, 2019 in DIY

As the summer heat beats down, we want our homes and vehicles to keep us cool. But what happens when your car’s AC system isn’t working properly? For those willing to tackle a DIY project, there are some steps you can take to recharge your auto’s AC. First, purchase a charge kit for your car…. Continue reading.

A new way to light your outdoor space

Posted on Jun 02, 2019 in DIY

(This article is for informational purposes only. Indiana Connection and Do it Best Corp. assume no liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained herein, or for injuries, property damage, or the outcome of any project.) BY BRIAN HOWENSTINE  Adding strings of decorative lighting outdoors can add ambiance for dining and entertaining, as… Continue reading.

Wiper duty

Posted on Apr 01, 2019 in DIY

For some, the prospect of performing any type of car maintenance is daunting. However, doing some simple DIY projects on your vehicle can save you money. One such task you can easily tackle is replacing your windshield wiper blades.  Why is it important to replace your wiper blades? Wiper blades are exposed to dust, dirt… Continue reading.

Fresh from the Garden

Posted on Feb 27, 2019 in DIY

By Brandon Juergens Eating fresh fruits and vegetables is always a good idea, but it can be expensive. That’s why so many people are now growing their own produce. It’s not only budget friendly, but we also feel good knowing where our food comes from, and how it was grown — most notably (and hopefully)… Continue reading.

Have kit, will travel

Posted on Dec 27, 2018 in DIY

In the Hoosier state, winter invariably brings freezing temperatures along with snowy and/or icy roads. While roadside breakdowns can strike at any time, unexpected automotive troubles during the winter months can be especially dangerous. Are you — and your vehicle — prepared to handle winter’s grasp if the unexpected happens?  AAA Hoosier Motor Club recommends… Continue reading.

Gifts for the handy person

Posted on Oct 24, 2018 in DIY

If you’ve got a handyman — or woman — in your life, you probably couldn’t be happier knowing there’s someone around to fix things, build things and improve things for the rest of us. You want to do your part to help, but most of the time, that just means buying things to round out… Continue reading.

Upgrade your outdated bathroom

Posted on Sep 04, 2018 in DIY

By JEREMY & TINA BURGI Oh, the bathroom. The room with so many moving parts, taking care of our most basic needs. The room that seems to get dirty five minutes after you’ve cleaned it, and the room that can quickly show wear and tear. If you take a moment to look at your bathroom… Continue reading.

Sprucing Up

Posted on Jul 02, 2018 in DIY

By John Obermeier If you’re planning to sell your home, you may be looking for ways to increase its value. At closing time you don’t want to leave money on the table because you didn’t make simple repairs, resolve clutter issues, or update fixtures for a more modern look. So take a good look around… Continue reading.

Getting organized

Posted on Apr 29, 2018 in DIY

By Scott and Heather Limeberry Spring cleaning season is upon us, and for many people that means more than scrubbing and scouring. It also means clearing out clutter and reorganizing problem areas in their homes. A big part of organization anywhere in the house is being able to easily locate and get to the things… Continue reading.

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