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Category: Home Maintenance

Different Types of Tape

Learn about different types of tape and their uses around the home with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Home projects, crafts and more all require the right tools and supplies. A lot of these projects can include the right type of tape. From duct tape to electrical tape to painter’s tape, there are different types of tape for all sorts of projects. With the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet, you(…)

How to Check Your Water Softener

Learn how to check your water softener with the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet. If you’re dealing with hard water, the first place to check is your water softener. Hard water can stem from a few different problems with your water softener system. Learn all about how a softener works, and what you can do to remedy any problems with your system with the help of Blain’s Farm &(…)

Installing a Mailbox DIY Project

Learn all about installing a mailbox with the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Whether you’re moving into a new home or you just want a new mailbox, installing a mailbox is easy. With a few tools and a little patience, you can install a mailbox in no time. Follow these simple directions from Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Installing a Mailbox: Before you begin the installation process, it’s important to(…)

Home Ladder Safety Tips

Follow these home ladder safety tips from Blain’s Farm & Fleet. If you have a home improvement project, chances are you’re going to need a ladder to help you get it done. Be sure to follow these ladder safety tips when using your ladder around the home. Home Ladder Safety Tips 1. Inspect the ladder – Inspect your ladder before each use to ensure it is in good working condition.(…)

Buying a Ladder

Learn what to look for when you’re buying a ladder with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. From painting projects to home improvement, ladders of all kinds come in handy. There are many factors that go into choosing the right ladder. Below are some great guidelines and helpful tips to help you choose the best one for the job. 1. Material Type Ladders are built from three basic materials – wood, fiberglass(…)

How to Seal a Driveway

Learn how to seal your driveway with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Extreme heat and cold, chemicals like salt, oil, gas and grease–all things that can wear down your blacktop. Without protection, that beautiful black driveway could become an unattractive, crumbling mess. With a little effort, you can prevent these problems by sealing, protecting and maintaining your driveway. Besides, it’s an excuse to get out of the house and get dirty!(…)

DIY Concrete Crack Repair

Do your own concrete crack repair with the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Cracks in your concrete driveway are not only an eyesore, but they can lead to further driveway deterioration. Instead of a costly driveway replacement, follow these simple instructions to patch your driveway and your pocketbook. Blain’s Farm & Fleet has your easy DIY concrete crack repair instructions. DIY Concrete Crack Repair: 1. Regardless of the size(…)

How to Pressure Wash a Driveway

Learn how to pressure wash your driveway with the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Oil, salt, gas and grease can all stain your once-pristine driveway. One way to get rid of years of stains is to pressure wash your driveway. With a pressure washer and the right safety gear, you can easily clean off the concrete. Blain’s Farm & Fleet is here to walk you through it. How to(…)

How to Install a Pedestal Sump Pump

Learn how to install a pedestal sump pump with the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet. If your house is below the water table, or your basement is prone to flooding, you will want a sump pump in your basement. There are two different kinds of sump pumps: pedestal and submersible. Pedestal sump pumps are the more inexpensive option and the motor sits above the basement floor. With the help(…)

How to Use Wood Filler

Learn how to use wood filler with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Repairing old window frames or chipped furniture might seem daunting, but you can actually do it yourself with wood filler. It’s an easy and affordable way to make quick repairs all around your home. With the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet, you can learn how to fix surface imperfections with wood filler. Choosing the Right Wood Filler Stainable –(…)

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