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Episode-231- Weatherproof The Home For Winter

Tony Teolis/ February 1, 2014/ Preparedness/ 2 comments

         I’m grateful for listening to a friend three years ago motivate me to insulate my home as well as I did at that time. The three winters since that time were not nearly as cold as this winter of 2013-14. The past few winters made the presence of drafts in the home known enough but not to the point

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Episode-199- Mend Fences With The Neighbor – Part 2

Tony Teolis/ June 28, 2013/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

As I set out to mend fences with my neighbor I had no idea it would be so difficult. But once I started there was no turning back. Episode 198 show how I thought I could get away with doing a half

Episode-198- Mend Fences With the Neighbor

Tony Teolis/ June 23, 2013/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

This is one of two videos that show How mend fences with the neighbors. Keeping neighbors happy is one way to enjoy a better life. I share a fence with neighbors on either side of our home and the one on the western side has been falling apart for some time. It wasn’t until recently that I examined it enough

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Episode-180- Get Rid Of Stink Bugs And Other Pests In The Home

Tony Teolis/ May 21, 2013/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

    Twice a year I need to do my own insect eradication from the home. I don’t many bugs in the home at all and I credit my own home defense method for that. I don’t use an expensive and I don’t waste a lot of time doing this biannual chore. The biggest hassle is getting up in the attics to

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Episode-162- Make a Circular Saw Jig For Straight Cutting

Tony Teolis/ April 19, 2013/ Gardens, Preparedness/ 0 comments

In today’s short video I show how I made and employ a straight for accurate circular saw cutting. Before I purchased the  Makita Magnesium 7-1/4-Inch Hypoid Saw I made everything seen at ToDoListHome.com the old fashioned way with a handsaw. It wasn’t easy but I made some nice things like the pyramid planter

Episode-146- How To A Fix Bike The Hard Way

Tony Teolis/ January 22, 2013/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

I don’t know why I had to wait until I was in my forties to figure out how to do the things I do to make my life better. I mean I’ve had a lot of adventure and I’ve done a lot of things I never knew could be done but most weren’t the kinds of things that actually involved

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Episode-68- Energy Efficient Homes For Dummies – Book Review

Tony Teolis/ March 28, 2012/ Preparedness/ 0 comments

What I learned from Energy Efficient Homes For Dummies  How to conduct my own home energy audit Inspections focused on searching out moisture, air leaks, water leaks and unused plugged in items How to turn a home into a producer not a consumer What’s really good about this book How it described the steps necessary to fix the audit findings

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