How to Remove Sticker Residue From Metal

Metal with sticker residue.

Sticker residue is often difficult to remove, especially if it’s on a metal object. Many stickers leave a residue that will attract dirt and tarnish the object’s look. While you could scrape the residue off, it may damage the metal … |READ MORE|

How to Fix Pinhole Leaks in Copper Pipes

Fixing pinhole leaks in copper pipes.

Ten percent of homes in the United States have leaking pipes that waste more than 90 gallons of water daily. This loss can translate to more than 30,000 gallons of water each year. Therefore, the earlier you fix pinhole leaks … |READ MORE|

How to Remove a Strong Magnet From Metal

Removing a strong magnet from metal.

Newer types of magnets, especially of the neodymium variety, are so powerful that it’s hard to separate them from the metals they’re attracted to. If you work or play with magnets, you should definitely know how to remove a strong … |READ MORE|

Can You Paint Copper Pipes?

Painting copper pipes.

Copper pipes are a popular choice for plumbing purposes. Often they are hidden from view, so you don’t have to worry about how they look. However, the piping might be visible in some places, especially in older buildings. If this … |READ MORE|