diy

DIY house projects that save me money.

Dec 31, 2018

Sump Pump Replacement

Sump Pump Replacement

Over the holidays I went over to my mom's house to visit and as I walk in the door, she is pulling everything out of the closet under the stairs and I could

Dec 11, 2018

2017 Acura RDX 'A16' Service

2017 Acura RDX 'A16' Service

DIY car service can save you some serious money, especially when some of the maintenance can be done in your own garage. The A16 service for the RDX is:Oil change (no filter,

Sep 22, 2018

Server Migration

Server Migration

I had a need to migrate this server to a different provider for cost reasons. This was also a good chance to document my process since I did NOT do that last time.

Sep 18, 2018

Pikler Triangle

Pikler Triangle

First off, I am no wood worker, I just found this Instructable and followed it pretty closely.  In the areas where I did the same thing, I will just gloss over it, but

Jul 3, 2018

My Brewing Process

My Brewing Process

A friend at work and I got on the topic of brewing and though I brew on a somewhat regular basis, that conversation really re-invigorated my passion for this hobby.  As such I

Aug 2, 2017

A/C Repair On The Cheap

A/C Repair On The Cheap

Well, our house is literally falling apart around us. After the washer going on the fritz a couple weeks ago, now our A/C is acting up. Just another opportunity to save a

Jul 22, 2017

Maytag 5000 SUD and F35 Error

Maytag 5000 SUD and F35 Error

UPDATE: This ended up not solving the problem. I had to replace the Central Control Unit (CCU). This part is normally $200+ but I found the same part on eBay (along with some

Jan 29, 2017

2010 Acura RDX 'B13' Service

2010 Acura RDX 'B13' Service

This post got a little long, sorry. I have always been extremely appreciative of folks who have taken time to write or record the steps they took to do different services or maintenance