10 easy DIY home fixes

Last updated 11:00 10/06/2014

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Your home is your domain, so you should try and make it as enjoyable as possible.

Unfortunately, not all apartments and houses are in tip-top shape, but with a few household items and a little bit of time, you can turn your rundown house into a place you won't be embarrassed to bring your parents to.

So, stop dealing with your clogged drain and squeaky floors - follow these simple DIY tips to help make your home a space you won't mind spending a Friday night at.

- This article originally appeared on Mashable 

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