Tips and Tricks
Tips for do-it-yourselfers from our experienced staff.
Remember in elementary school when you’d use too much glue and the paper would turn into a wrinkled mess? Have you tried using glue for a home improvement project lately? It can be just as bad. Thankfully, spray adhesives have made it so much easier to tackle tasks and DIYs - no matter how big or small.GO
No matter how you study up, these are the techniques that will have you rushing out to TIMBER MART for materials to start on your next great project.GO
Even though a backsplash makes life easier for anyone preparing food in a kitchen, we’re always surprised by how many homes are without one. We’re here to tell you that if your kitchen doesn’t have a backsplash, it’s easy -- and very affordable -- to add one yourself.GO
Painting the interior of a home can be a fun experience; the transformation is so dramatic. This video will teach you proper painting technique, the types of paint rollers to use, how to load paint on a roller, and everything you need to know in order to properly paint a room.GO
Do the walls in your home need a little TLC? We know it’s something that’s been on your mind, as you walk by those dents, dings, and uneven surfaces.
We’re going to show you exactly how easy it is to fix those walls once and for all, making them look better than ever before ...GO
In a world with short attention spans and enthusiastic shopping for the next gotta-have-it item, it’s no wonder that furniture is considered disposable for many Canadians. But what if we told you that not only is it really easy to fix up your furniture - it’s also a great way to wind up with a home full of unique, custom pieces?GO
We’ve all been there, wide-eyed at the potential of our new favourite toy but left wondering how we can get away with spending that much on it without being put in the dog house.GO
The right paint—and colour—can not only protect the exterior of your home, but also express your personal style.GO
An attractive, well-built fence can heighten your enjoyment of your property, whether it’s there to keep your kids and pets nearby, add a little privacy, or just boost your curb appeal.GO
If you have an unfinished basement, you’re sitting on a fantastic space that’s just waiting for its potential to be tapped.GO
Your bathroom can be your oasis -- when it’s done right -- and it’s also one of the smartest rooms to renovate, from a resale perspective.GO
Reclaimed wood can easily be incorporated into many DIY projects for your home.GO
Raise your hand if your basement, garage, or shed is perfectly organized without a single extra item cluttering it up? ... No one? ... Well, at least we’re all in this together.GO