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Add Central AC to Your Old House-Without Erasing Its Charm

Add Central AC to Your Old House-Without Erasing Its Charm

Old houses are notoriously difficult to retrofit with central air conditioning, and installation can often compromise the home's space and character. Consider the advantages of a mini-duct system, which can cool-or heat-unobtrusively without the need for extensive remodeling.

Video: How to Clean a Dishwasher

Video: How to Clean a Dishwasher

Fortunately it's easy to get your dishwasher back in pristine condition. Take a look at our video to see how quick and painless it is to clean this kitchen workhorse.

How to clean roller blinds in a snap!

How to clean roller blinds in a snap!

YP& 39;s request has reminded me that I have neglected my roller blinds for some time. Its really not that hard to clean them. This blind is vinyl. Fabric should be done professionally.Remove the rolled up blind from the mounting hardware. I& 39;m sliding a knife behind the bracket to release it. This is a Levelor blind and they can be removed in a SNAP!

How to cook organic soya bean milk

How to cook organic soya bean milk

Soak 125gr of organic non-GMO soya beans in 2cups of distilled water for about 6hours in a transparent air-tight containerOptional : Remove the outer layer of the beans manually by hands, using the techniques shown aboveKeep the & 34;cleaned& 34; beans in seperate container before pouring the beans into a blenderInstall the filter (as shown in the middle of the blender) to make sure that any left-overs from the blended beans will not get mixed into the finished milkAdd 1 liter of distilled water to the blenderSet the blender mode to MAX and run it for 30secondsPour and sieve the blended soya bean into a pan over a small fire and cook it for about 10-15minutes (or until it boils)Add 2teaspoon of honey and 2leaves of orange leaves for additional fragrance and sweetenerAdd honey into the cooking panAfter the milk boils, let it cool for a little while before pouring it into a glass jug.

How To: Paint Behind a Toilet

How To: Paint Behind a Toilet

Bathroom makeover? Choose between two easy options for how to paint behind a toilet-neither of which require moving the bulky ceramic tank out of the way.

All You Need to Know About Basement Drains

All You Need to Know About Basement Drains

Perhaps unsurprisingly, basements are more likely to take on water than any other part of your home because they're below grade, i.e., located below the ground's surface. While drainage provisions don't eliminate the possibility of flooding entirely (yes, some do eventually fail), they're usually made during the construction of a new home in an attempt to…