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Don’t Cry Over Spilled Oil

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

Driveways and garages aren’t just a place to park your car. Auto maintenance, hobbies, and even children’s playtime can all happen there. With that much use, it’s not uncommon for an occasional mishap to occur. If you need to know how to remove oil stains from your driveway, or any other common stain, keep reading. As always, remember to wear appropriate protective gear …

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Dealing with Household Chemicals

Jim Bauer Safety Tips

If you are like many people, you are probably storing a lot of household chemicals in your home, garage, and shed. When properly stored, used, and disposed of, household chemicals usually do not pose a threat. However, when they aren’t, you may have a dangerous situation on your hands that could jeopardize your health or be an environmental hazard. To avoid …

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Under the Sink Safety and Storage Ideas

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

It’s easy to let the area under your bathroom or kitchen sink become a catchall. The mess that usually follows can become chaotic and, in some cases, dangerous. With some organization and under sink storage ideas, you can get the clutter under control. Being Careful with Cleaning Supplies Many kitchen cleaning supplies contain hazardous chemicals. While the products get the job …