Home Tips
Amarillo Real Estate



Amarillo REALTORs® Tom Kile and Darrel Nipp have provided these great home tips to help you with the upkeep and management of your Amarillo real estate.  If you have any questions or other helpful hints that you think should be included here, please contact Tom and Darrell.  We're always willing to listen. 

Adding "No Rot" Deck Rail Support

How to Reinforce Power Cords So They Don't Fail

Adjustable Stair Jigs Instead of Gauges

How to Use an Air Chisel to Trim Wood

The Best Place to Put Smoke Detectors

A Jig for Router-Made Moldings

Calculating the Radius of an Arch

Keeping Mud Off a House Under Construction

Coping with Mini-Grinders

Locking Electrical Cords Together

Create Clean Edges with Painter's Tape Plus

Moving Strike Plates

Creating an Effective Caulk-Tube Extension

Painting Lots of Doors All at Once

Cutting Engineered Joists

Protecting a Hardwood Floor

A Dust Mask for Your Circular Saw

Self-Centering Router Base

Emergency Flat-Roof Repair

Self-Made, Low-Cost Crown-Molding Clamps

Fast and Accurate Countertop Scribing

Sharing Compressed Air

Fitting Pulldown Attic Stairs

Shop Vac Works for Hard-to-Fill Glue Ups

Fitting Stair Treads

Short-Point Measurement

A Free Caulk-Finishing Tool That Works

A Time Saver for Installing Closet Shelf Cleats

Hassle-Free Door Painting

A Tool to Make Seamless Stucco Patches

How to Center Your Ladder Load

Using a Biscuit Joiner to Patch Wood

How to Easily Expand Circular Holes

Using Sandbags as Concrete Form Anchors

How to Easily Prime Exterior Trim End Cuts

Vacuum Dust from Anchor-Bolt Retrofits

A Simple Way to Bore Clean Holes  



Tom Kile and Darrell Nipp are your Amarillo real estate experts!
Tom Kile & Darrell Nipp
3440 Bell, Suite 100
Amarillo, TX 79109
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