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Build your very own DIYVA Framed Chalkboard

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Tired of answering the question "What's for dinner?" Serve up menus in style with this quick and easy kitchen chalkboard. Create a family message center for notes and lists. Help get your family organized with this simple project. MATERIALS: 16" x 20" frame, luan plywood or masonite, water-based chalkboard paint, 220 grit sandpaper, 2” bristle or foam paint brush DIYVA TOOLS:  10' or 25' tape measure, 4 in 1 level, quick-change utility knife STEP ONE: Clear the FrameRemove the glass and cardboard from the frame.Measure the width and height of the frame opening. STEP TWO: Map out the BoardTransfer the...

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Fix a Leaky Faucet like a diva with DIYVA by BarbaraK

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TIME: 35 minutes TOOLS: adjustable wrench, screwdriver, screws, washers Determine if the leak is coming from the faucet or the handle and whether it is hot or cold water. If water is leaking from the faucet, the washer will have to be replaced. If the leak is coming from the handle, the stem o-ring must be replaced. Take all parts with you to the hardware store to find exact duplicates.  Before you begin, turn off the water at the shut off valve located underneath the sink. Drain water from the appropriate faucet and close the stopper in the sink bowl....

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