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Who Knows?

Who Knows – March 21, 2014

FIND IT… DONATE IT… QUESTIONS? Who can sew a new canopy for a swing? Who knows where to obtain a pattern for a Navy-style peacoat, size 10/12? Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only Who could use a large quantity of children’s toothbrushes? Who could use a blood glucose monitor? Continue reading →

Best backyard bets for your buck

Best backyard bets for your buck

(BPT) – From entertainment systems and fully functional kitchens to luxurious furnishings and decor, it’s easy to drop a bundle on improving your outdoor living spaces. The choices seem to be unlimited. But no matter how much you love your deck or patio – and most Americans do – you Continue reading →

Refrigerator Runs Hot and Cold

DEAR HAMMER: I’m having trouble with my refrigerator. Food sitting on the upper shelf of the fridge gets ice crystals in it, while the stuff in the bottom crisper seems barely cool. Adjusting the temperature doesn’t seem to do anything. Any tips? — Jericho P., Philadelphia DEAR FRANK: Sometimes a Continue reading →

“Green” Tips Can Save Money, Too

Question: I read your column a couple weeks back about starting an “eco-friendly” home. I have some more tips for your readers that are easy to follow and can save money too: • For the refrigerator, in addition to keeping the coils underneath or in the back clean, also clean Continue reading →

Go Green With These Simple Steps

Question: “Going green” seems to be the watchword everywhere, but I don’t have a lot of money or home-improvement skills to make my house more environmentally friendly. Do you have any suggestions? — Gail in Denton, Texas Answer: You don’t have to install solar panels or wind turbines to make Continue reading →