Brett Heath

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How to Distress Furniture in 6 Easy Steps

Love the look of furniture with history and patina? Learn how to distress furniture and give your pieces a beautiful aged look<p>If you’re looking for furniture with patina and a bit of history, you don’t need to scour flea markets or garage sales looking for distressed gems. In fact, you don’t even …

Woodworking

How To Cut Perfect Miters

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Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

How to set up a DIY home security system

3 ways to protect your house<p>You don't have to invest in a multimillion dollar surveillance system to keep an eye on your property and possessions. In fact, you might be able to do the job with gadgets you already own, paired with free software. We've collected three types of systems you can pick …

Show Off Your Favorite Memories With This DIY Shadowbox Table

Or just use it to stow wine corks. We won't judge.<p>Old frame<p>4 1x4 (cut to the dimensions of your frame +1 in/cm)<p>MDF board (cut to the dimensions of your frame)<p>4 furniture legs<p>4 furniture leg attachment plates<p>14 angle irons<p>Continuous hinge (the length of your frame’s longest side)<p>Paint<p>1. Paint all of …

DIY Your Own Bookcase with These Free Plans

Print one of these free bookcase plans and you'll have everything you need to get started building a bookcase for any room in your house. The plans …

75 Insanely Clever DIYs Every Parent Will Wish They Knew About Sooner

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Real Estate

6 Methods of Plugging Pocket Holes

Over on Fix This Build That, Brad runs through six different methods for either filling or plugging pocket holes. I had no idea there were that many options.<p>The six methods he experiments with are:<p>* Using traditional wood filler<br>* Using a homemade filler paste of sawdust and glue<br>* Using Bondo (auto …

How to Build a Coffee Table with Just Two Tools, Make a Secret Compartment Shelf, Create Motion-Activated Bike Lighting & More

Part 2 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Motion Activated Bike Lighting Prototype</b><p>Bob Clagett uses an Arduino 101 board to create a unique bike light. …

Make This DIY Gym Bench to Level Up Your Home Gym

If you love to build things yourself and have been looking to beef up your home gym, I have an awesome project for you: a DIY gym bench that’s fun …

How to Invest: When You’re Just Getting Started

Wall Street has an odd way of trying to get your business. The dizzying array of investment choices, mind-numbing jargon, and pie charts with more …

Investing

Build Your Own Parallettes for Advanced Upper Body and Ab Exercises at Home

Parallettes, sometimes also called push-up bars, are a compact version of parallel bars that you can use for more advanced upper body, gymnastic-like …

How to Deal When Your Boss Is a Complete Narcissist

#3: Learn their weak spots.<p>Your boss’s three favorite words are “me,” “myself” and “I,” and they’ve never really gotten that “There’s no I in team” …

Easy Rustic DIYs Joanna Gaines Would Totally Approve Of

If you've spent the past couple years binge watching episode after episode of Fixer Upper—ohh-ing over the house transformations and ahh-ing over the …

A 10-Minute Legs Workout That Will Leave You Sore And Satisfied

If your go-to legs workout just isn't making you feel the burn like it used to, this 10-minute challenge will bring new life to leg day. Developed …

Extreme Sports

13 High-Protein Breakfasts For When You're Sick Of Just Eggs

Healthy Eating

This Easy, DIY Magnet Frame Won’t Damage Your Posters

Frames can be expensive, especially for large posters or art, but some DIY options either take a long time and lots of materials or don’t look great. …

A CNC-Milled Coffee Table, a DIY Modular Concrete Kitchen Backsplash, a Homemade Lumber Mill, Display Cases & More

Part 2 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>DIY Concrete Backsplash and Dish Rack</b><p>Wow! Ben Uyeda uses Legos to cast a modular concrete backsplash/dish rack …

Woodworking

J-Pedestal Dining Table

By Jamison RantzWell this is a late publish but hopefully you can see why. We needed large dining tables for the family Thanksgiving dinner and of …

Woodworking

The Bird Dog Is an Abdominal Exercise that Reduces Lower Back Pain

Bird dogs are not like crunches: They’re not agonizing to do and you might wonder if you’re working out at all. But you are. You work on those little …

9 Tips To Know About Choosing Wood For Carpentry

Across time, wood has been used for building and making all kinds of objects. No matter whether you want to build a home, make eating utensils, or …

Woodworking

13 Free Desk Plans so You Can DIY One Today

These free desk plans will give you everything you need to successfully build a desk for your office or any other space in your home where you need …

Woodworking

Woodworking: 6 simple DIY bed frames

<b>Topics covered: Woodworking, carpentry, DIY.</b><p>Many people love a good DIY project, but building your own bed frame can seem like an undertaking that's …

Furniture

5 Pro Tips on How to Paint Your House Right

Most homeowners will take a crack at doing some house painting at some point and many will end up with more headaches than they need while doing it. …

Home Improvement

Build a Smart Calendar and Notification Center for Family Agendas with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve seen a Raspberry Pi combined with a cheap LCD screen to create a smart calendar before, but Instructables user ozua takes it a step further …

DIY Storage Shelves, How to Build a Floating shelf

<b>DIY Storage Shelves,</b> “This do-it-yourself floating shelves project creates a shelf that looks great and seems to float on the wall without support. …

House Design

Your iPhone's has a hidden signal strength meter

Forget about measuring your cell signal strength using just dots or bars - this simple hack allows you to see the actual signal strength your iPhone …

Your Next Woodworking Project Could Raise Money for Cancer Research

The Wood Whisperer is raising money with every cool new project.<p>Marc Spagnuolo, better known as The Wood Whisperer, has raised more than $80,000 for cancer charities since 2010 through his organization called Woodworkers Fighting Cancer. No matter your woodworking skill, there are ways you can help …

Woodworking

Wood fired pizza oven plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This article is about <b>wood fired pizza oven plans</b>. Building an outdoor wood fired oven is a dream and a challenge for any one, as finding the right …

Home Improvement