Category Archives: Repair / Frugal

Bose Mini Soundlink II – empty battery fix

By | November 3, 2017

The Bose Soundlink Mini II, one of the best bang-for-the-buck purchases I’ve ever made (along with the Dyson V8 Absolute) finally started to show its age. I got the dreaded charging warning! The battery should last far longer than a year, so my issue was likely with the firmware. It was the latest version, so… Read More »

A simple & inexpensive way to keep your toilets clean

By | January 15, 2017

Parts: FluidMaster Flush & Sparkle – one for each toilet. HTH 1″ chlorinating tablets. – 5 lbs bottle will last forever! I’m lazy and don’t want to do more work than I have to.  I was a big fan of the bleach pucks you dropped in the toilet tank. They kept the bowl sparkling clean with… Read More »