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Some of the Home Repair Hacks that You Should Know Earlier

It is essential to note that the list of things we need to do around the homes seems endless. For instance, 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 among others. Here are some of the simple home repair hacks that you should try out before you call an expert.

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. Then you give it time, and you will be surprised how effective it is. 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.

Besides, you should say no to fruit flies with apple cider vinegar. It is essential to note that flies are always irritating being that they are always everywhere in the kitchen. The good news is that you will not have to use fly swatter anymore because there is a much simpler method. In this case, you will add unfiltered apple cider vinegar in some bowl of water, cover the mixture with clear plastic wrapping and poke some holes in it. This way the flies will get in, but they will never come out.

The other thing is to 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. One thing that you need to know with blackboard chalk is that it is a material that sucks moisture and traps dampness. Because of that you should put several pieces of chalk all over your toolbox, and it will protect it from rust.

Apart from that, let us look at fixing a leaking shower head. In case, your shower is leaking, you should not worry because I have the solution. 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.