Author: Katina Hazimihalis

Katina Hazimihalis

Katina Hazimihalis blogs about home improvement for The Fill, where she loves breaking the big jobs down into step-by-step processes. She also writes about sustainability, profiling organizations that are making a difference in this field on the community level. Katina spends her free time daydreaming scripts for a televised version of The Silmarillion.

How to Protect Your Home from Water Damage

Water damage is one of the most common, and costly, misfortunes your home can suffer. In fact, homeowners and renters across the country...

How to Heat a Garage

If you use your garage as a workshop, cold weather can keep you from DIYing for months every year. But there are plenty...

Holiday Recycling Tips

The holidays inspire us to treat one another with greater kindness. They also present us with an opportunity to treat the environment a...

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The holidays: full of family, food, good cheer—and chaos slowly engulfing your home. It’s happy chaos, but still. With the holidays behind us,...

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So, you’ve come home to a flooded basement – or woken up to one – and you need to know what you can...

Holiday Organizing Tips for Less Stress and Maximum Merry

From late November to early January, there will be more pumpkin pie, Hallmark Christmas movies and college football games than you can jingle...