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#125 Home Cleaning and Maintenance

Description

HandyMa'am® Beverly DeJulio focuses on home cleaning and maintenance in this episode. Beverly demonstrates how to install a tray in a kitchen false-drawer-front and shows how to create a dust free cabinet for collectibles. Kelly Reardon-Tagore, Editor in Chief for Hearst Special Publications stops by with some expert upholstery cleaning advice. Beverly also shows some new ways to keep your window blinds clean.

Product Information

Home Improvement--Install Tray in False Front

  • Cabinets: Aristokraft www.aristokraft.com
  • Drill /driver: Black & Decker www.Black&Decker.com
  • Fabric for drapes: Concord Fabrics 1-800-223-5678
  • Tilt out tray: Feeney Manufacturing Co. www.kv.com
  • Sink & faucet: Sterling Plumbing www.sterlingplumbing.com
  • Square, tape measure, screwdrivers: Stanley 203-225-5111
  • Drywall: USG www.usg.com
  • Safety glasses: Uvex www.uvex.com
  • Drill bits: Vermont American www.vermontamerican.com

Simple Solution #1-- Clean Permanent Marker from Counter top

Create It--Build Cabinet for Collectibles

  • Drill: Black & Decker www.Black&Decker.com
  • Saw: Dewalt www.dewalt.com
  • Paint: Plaid Enterprises www.plaidonline.com
  • Tape measure, "L" square: Stanley 203-225-5111
  • Safety goggles: Uvex www.uvex.com

Maintain It--Install Enclosed Door / Window Blind

  • Cordless® mini blinds: Levolor www.newellco.com
  • Cord cleat Newell Co. www.newellco.com
  • In window blinds and demo door: ODL, Inc. www.odl.com
  • The Webster ® electrostatic action duster :Sunshine Industries, Inc. 216-383-9000

Simple Solution #2-- Clean Blinds

  • Paint brush: EZ Paintr www.ezpaintr.com

Guest Segment -- Special Interest Publications Magazines

Do It Yourself Magazine www.hearstspecials.com

Compute It -- Home Cleaning and Maintenance

Waverly Interior Design
www.decoratewaverly.com

House Beautiful Magazine
www.housebeautiful.com

The Paint and Decorating Retailers Association
www.pdra.org

Guests

Kelly Reardon-Tagore is Editor in Chief of Hearst Special Publications, which includes a number of specialty magazines under the Good Housekeeping name. She has a bevy of tips for cleaning upholstery.


Beverly DeJulio's wardrobe provided by
Paul Harris, www.paulharris.com

Furnishings provided by
Marshall Fields, 1-800-480-1623



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