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Thu, September 7, 2017 - 9:21am

Fall is just around the corner! However, before you start carving pumpkins and preparing Thanksgiving dinner, it’s important to remember that fall is the ideal time to get outside and provide some...

Thu, August 10, 2017 - 1:57pm

The kitchen and bathroom in your home are most likely the rooms used the most in your house. They’re the two rooms most likely to be shared with guests, and the overall condition of these rooms has a...

Mon, July 10, 2017 - 5:10pm

Skillful interior painting is largely an artistic endeavor, but there’s some science involved as well! An important, yet often overlooked component of interior painting is having an understanding of...

Tue, June 20, 2017 - 12:00am

One of the best things about the summer is being able to sit out in the fresh air and enjoy it! Is there a more relaxing way to sit outside than on a front porch swing?! (Ok, maybe in a hammock...)...

Wed, May 24, 2017 - 4:12pm

Odd Job Larry has some great tips to cool off your home this summer without your energy bill going through the roof! Insulation: Adequate insulation in ceilings and walls helps to retain cool air...

Thu, April 27, 2017 - 5:10pm

Odd Job Larry is here to help you with a do-it-yourself project ! Here's a quick guide to making your own birdhouse from scrap lumber you may have lying around. Of course, it's only a guide. Your...

Mon, March 13, 2017 - 4:20pm

1. Remove the old lock cylinder halves. Use a hand screwdriver to remove screws. 2. Remove lock bolt. If attached to mortise plate remove the 2 screws. If pressed in push out from cylinder hole. 3...

Wed, February 15, 2017 - 11:16am

1. A load bearing wall is one that is directly carrying the weight of the load above it. It does this by the above load resting or sitting on top of the wall. 2. You will need to determine if the...

Tue, January 10, 2017 - 3:06pm

1. Using hand tools like a utility knife, putty knife or a caulk removal tool, carefully cut, scrape and peel away all of the existing caulk in the area that you are wanting to repair. It is very...

Thu, December 15, 2016 - 2:31pm

It's time to stop putting it off. If your home is still rocking styles from the 70's or 80's, Odd Job Larry can help you bring it into the 21st century with a little remodeling. Odd Job Larry...

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