Tag Archive: do it yourself

Jul 05

Fixing a Non-Starting Lawnmower

Lawnmower Engine Flywheel

Repairing a Key on a Lawnmower Engine Ever hit something hard with a lawnmower, and then it wouldn’t start? Most likely the cause is a little piece of metal, that holds the flywheel to the crankshaft, has been sheared. The flywheel keeps the motor spinning between compression strokes, and holds a bit of energy. A …

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Apr 25

How To Happily Paint Your Room Part II – Painting

In an earlier post, you read about how to prepare a room for painting. Now let’s take a look at how to actually paint the room. Materials you will need: •    brushes •    rollers and holders •    extension for the roller handle •    paint pan •    paint stirrers •    flathead screwdriver to open cans of …

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