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Make It Yourself: 9 Smart & Stylish DIY Nightstands for Small Spaces

A nightstand is a nice thing to have: everyone could use a little spot for a glass of water, and maybe a lamp, and a little bedside reading, and …

Awesome Affordable DIY Raspberry Pi IKEA Arcade Table Created

If you are looking for a Raspberry Pi project to keep you busy this weekend you might be interested in this awesome project which transforms an IKEA …

Raspberry Pi

DIY - How to Make Outdoor Bench - Quiet Corner

Every porch needs a bench, at least that’s what Steve and I decided the other day. Actually Steve has had the concept for this bench in his head for …

DIY - How to Build a Pergola - Quiet Corner

Here’s a structure that won’t provide shelter from wind or rain, and is only marginally better when it comes to the midday sun. So, why build it? …

Woodworking

25 superb hacks to make your home more stylish

Without a doubt, all of us want to make our home look like a magazine cover. Sometimes, we strive so desperately to change it that it seems like …

How to make a cushion cover

Even the most novice of sewers can make their own cushion covers. With the help of a sewing machine you can update your interiors with a whole new …

Sewing

10 DIY Outdoor Swings That'll Make Warm Nights Even Better

Boho Chic

8 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With IKEA's $10 KNUFF Magazine Files

Even if you got stuck in there for a whole afternoon (and, let's be honest, who hasn't?), you might still never see every little thing the IKEA …

A Travellers Guide to the Angkor Wat temples

<b>In Khmer, Angkor Wat simply means City of Temples which basically explains the entirety of Angkor Wat from the entrance to the exit.</b><p>The complex is the largest religious monument in the world and was originally constructed as a Hindu temple for the Khmer Empire, gradually transforming into a …

Malaysia school shut amid 'mass hysteria' over sightings of a black figure

A school in Malaysia was forced to close after sightings of a mysterious "black figure" sparked a suspected outbreak of "mass hysteria".<p>The panic began last Monday when several students and teachers in the city of Kota Bharu said they had seen a "black figure" in the school.<p>Sightings continued to …

Ideas for Using the $30 IKEA Raskog Cart

The IKEA Raskog, the humble little utility cart that only costs thirty dollars, is just so darned versatile. A couple of years ago, Taryn wrote a …

10 DIY Projects to Transform Your Outdoor Space This Weekend

This is beautiful time of year. It's bearable to be outside, and, so, suddenly, all you want to do is be outside. If the unusually temperate weather …

How to Build a Classy Concrete Countertop

Don't worry about choosing tile for you kitchen remodel, try DIY concrete countertops instead.<p>Concrete countertops are just one of the many kitchen countertop options to choose from. You can purchase precast counters from fabricators that are cured and finished in a workshop and which can be …

Home Improvement

DIY Outdoor Serving Station

If you're looking to add something to your outdoor space and don't necessarily have a green thumb, allow me to point you in the direction of this …

How to Make Stainless Steel House Numbers That Your Neighbors Will Envy

Instead of settling for store bought numbers you can make your own modern numbers using stainless steel screws.<p>House numbers can be a great design element for the front of your home, as long as you don't get too cute so they remain legible for EMS, fire trucks, and FedEX. Fortunately, these bold …

Stainless Steel

Build This DIY Tailgate Table and Utensil Holder for Your Next Camping Trip

Keep your car camping essentials organized and in one place with this tailgate table.<p>Car camping is a lot of fun, but even better when you can get away from it all in a Jeep or 4x4 truck. And the secret to making it a really great experience is staying organized. This DIY camping table and utensil …

Tailgating

48 Eye-Catching Bathroom Tile Ideas

Whether you favor bold brights or sleek neutrals, channel this design inspiration to create a spa-like oasis.<p>Spain, Morocco, Japan, you name it — the designers featured here looked around the globe to infuse a home's most intimate space with international flair.

Interior Design

Building a Bass Guitar from a Hollow Core Door

Tim Sway describes himself as an “upcyclist.” He creates furniture, musical instruments, and other objects from found and repurposed materials. Recently, he decided to try his hand at making an electric bass guitar out of a hollow core door. Here is the video of his first attempt.<p>I love the way …

10 kids toys that make chic adult decor

You have your own home. You have a mortgage, a 401(k), and all the other things that make you an adult from what we've been told.<p>But no one ever said …

Kids

Keter Adjustable Folding Compact Table Work Station Solution for Your DIY Projects

When you work with woodworking or multiple projects but there are not much space available, perhaps you need <b>Keter Adjustable Folding Compact Table</b> …

Workstations

How to Make Your Existing Photos Shine in Post Production in The Next 20 Minutes (Lightroom Special)

Post production is a massively important part of every serious photographers workflow and is something you ignore at your peril. While it will not …

DIY: How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

After buying a fixer-upper 17 months ago, gutting it, building a 2-story addition, taking the old roof off and replacing it with a new one -- as well as raising the chimney -- I can comfortably say that laying new floor tile is within the scope of some DIYers.<p>There are a few prerequisites for a …

How to Make Concrete Garden Edging

Looking for an inexpensive, lasting way to set apart your planting beds? Use these steps to make concrete garden edging in any length you wish.<p>Photo: …

6 bathroom color schemes that will never look dated

Bathrooms can be one of the most challenging rooms to overhaul. Renovating them can not only put a strain on your time and budget, but it puts the room out of commission while the work’s being done. No one wants to renovate their bathroom more often than necessary, and for this reason many people …

10 Ways How Inexpensive Materials Make Great Home Decor

Sure, you can create stunning home decor if you have a lot of money to spend on it, but what makes it really interesting is when you get the same …

25+ Gorgeous DIY Chandeliers

Shares 36<p>[tps_header]<p>Gorgeous DIY Chandeliers<p>A beautiful chandelier can set the mood for a room or act as the perfect finishing touch to a nicely …

11 Genius Ways to Display Photos in Your Apartment

And they don't involve your fridge/magnets!<p>It's easy to slap the Valencia filter on every photo and forget that pics don't have to be enjoyed solely on phone screens. Really, even your greatest hits on Instagram deserve more than a tiny square on your account's feed. Here are 11 sweet ways to …

Adobe Lightroom Tutorial: How To Manage and Organize Your Images

The single-most common question I’m asked about Lightroom is, “Where the #$&! are my images?” Understanding how Lightroom manages and displays …

Tutorials