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DIY Shed Building Tips

Must-read pro advice on everything from floors to roofs, windows and doors—plus, how to save time and money on your shed.<p>In most cases, a shed …

Reorganize Your Workshop With Custom-Made Tool Holders

Matthias over at Woodgears.ca has done a series of videos detailing the custom wooden tool holders he built to reorganize his workshop. You can see images and explanations of each build on the main page and find links there to specific tool holder projects and build videos. It’s spring; time to get …

How to Build a 20-Foot Functional Geodesic Dome Out of PVC

The idea of building our own shelter fascinates us, but for the average handyman, where do you start?<p>A geodesic dome made of PVC may be the most cost-effective method of building a structurally solid yet transportable shelter, and it’s possible to build one in a single day.<p>At Maker Faire 2014 in …

How can I make the most profit from exploration

Tour A Tiny Home With A Tinier Hot Tub

Even skeptics might be sold on small-space living with this one.<p>The minimalist living trend certainly does not seem to be dying down. There are families of four who live in just over 300 square feet, surprisingly charming buses-turned-hotels, and cottages on wheels. And the latest home we've …

Upcycled Pallet Map Has the World on a String

Recycling pallets into other items, generally furniture of some kind, often yields interesting results. Combine this with “string art,” where string is hooked around nails to fill in an area, and you get something quite unique.<p>As shown on this imgur set, or in the gallery below, the setup for this …

Beautiful Map of the World, Burned Into Scrap Wood

Pyrography, or wood burning, is an art form that has been around for nearly as long as mankind. This particular piece, a burned map of the world, however, would only have been available sometime after 1492, or perhaps earlier if you happened to live in a Nordic country.<p>Historical geography …

Woodworking

Razer Tactical Bag Review: the gear backpack of your dreams

My review of the Razer Tactical Bag began in January of 2015, about a month and a half ago. The bag was delivered to me right in time for CES 2015 – …

SkyProwler combines a quadcopter and a fixed-wing airplane in one device

Arizona-based start-up Krossblade is developing a five-passenger "flying car"-type vehicle known as the SkyCruiser. Among other things, plans call …

Drones

Pet Water Warden

Here’s an automatic minder to keep your furry friends’ water supply topped up while you’re away or indisposed. Two homemade dip probes, connected to a microcontroller, sense the water level in a pet’s dish and automatically activate a pump to refill it from a reservoir when it gets low, or send a …

Arduino

57 Life-Changing Upgrades for Every Room in Your Home

These new gadgets and products—plus hard-earned wisdom and tips—will make your home smarter, more functional, and more fun to live in.<p>These new gadgets and products—plus hard-earned wisdom and tips—will make your home smarter, more functional, and more fun to live in.

Greenhouse Built From Discarded Windows

Gardening can be a tedious experience, especially based on the region you live in. There are many steps, and just waiting for the right time of year can be a drag in itself. But not if you have a greenhouse.<p>Reddit user HrairooHare decided to build a greenhouse using old, discarded windows that a …

Nomad Collapsible Hot Tub

Ever felt like taking a hot bath out in the wild after a long day hiking? Well now you can thanks to the awesome Nomad Collapsible Hot Tub. The …

Million Dollar Arm Workout - Build Muscular Arms

It might be a long shot developing a 95mph fastball to make the big bucks in the big leagues, but you certaintly can build yourself some solid beach …

Muscle

Make a Rubber Band Gatling Gun

If you’ve ever been in a rubber band fight, time spent reloading can also be time that you’re getting hit with a spongy projectile. This rubber band Gatling gun should allow you to dominate the battlefield for quite some time before reloading.<p>Although it’s not an extremely simple project, one …

Machu Picchu from a DJI Phantom w/ GoPro Hero3 HD

Machu Picchu

Drone Whale Watching Hawaii

Bird's-eye view of Brazil revealed by hexacopter - BBC News

Beijing From Above, and The Story of How I Was Detained by the Police for flying my DJI Quadcopter

Cathedrale de Monaco

VertiKUL - Transitioning VTOL UAV for automated aerial transport

LED Constellation Wall Art

What’s your sign? Bring the cosmos into any room with this simple DIY LED wall art!<p>Materials needed:<p>plywood (select desired size)<br>• knowledge of the free downloadable program Inkscape<br>• any constellation star map<br>• pencil<br>• ruler<br>• electric sander<br>• drill + various sized bits<br>• black wood stain<br>• black spray paint<br>• 220 grit …

Building Your Own Workbench

Building a nice workbench is a very important task. Many people have come up with many approaches. DiResta showed us earlier this week how a simple design with solid welded frame could both look nice and possibly last forever. What if you aren’t set up to weld though?<p>Chris Finke built this …

Origami Backpack | By Nixon

Newly released by Nixon is the large volume Origami Backpack. The tough upper body is made from distressed PU coated canvas while the base of the bag …

Mod Folio | By This Is Ground

The Mod is a new and beautifully crafted folio by "This is Ground”. The versatile and functional organizer lets you carry everyday items such as …

Finally go paperless with Doxie One [Deals]

If you’ve ever wanted to go paperless, then this offer from Cult of Mac Deals is going to make it easier than ever.<p>Everyone needs a scanner these days, whether it’s for daily use or the occasional random legal document, <b>Doxie One</b> couldn’t be a quicker or easier solution. Doxie One scans everything …

Paperless Office