Chris DeSimone

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12 Ingenious Kitchen Storage Solutions You Don’t Want To Miss

<b>1. Hidden Shelves Caddy</b><p>This smart and stylish addition to your kitchen tucks away big pots, dishes, and other items, handily. The attractive wood …

Storage Ideas

3 Tips (From A Tile Pro) Before You Get New Flooring Or Tile Installed - Plainfield, IL Patch

My Name Is Ray Hughey and I Own RH Floor and Tile Co. A Tile / Flooring Installation Business Based Out Of The Plainfield / Crest Hill Area.<p>I'm going …

Home Improvement

How to repair a gouged wood floor

<i>Q: A metal picture frame sitting on a bookcase fell about three feet and caused a small puncture wound in my parquet floor. The floor was installed in the 1960s and was refinished and stained seven years ago. I have some of the stain left over. How do I fix this hole?</i><p><b>Alexandria</b><p><b>A:</b> Sometimes damage …

Woodworking

How to Get the Most Out of Your Router

01 of 10<p>The router is a mainstay power tool of the modern wood shop. Many woodworkers will have two or three different routers of varying horsepower …

Woodworking

Ask Yourself These 5 Questions To Improve Your Photography

For anyone reading this who is serious about the craft of photography — no matter if you’re a professional or a hobbyist — it’s likely that among …

Landscape Photography

The power of lag: How to hit your irons farther

If you're hitting your irons straight, but you're still not getting the kind of explosive power you want, you're probably not creating enough lag in …

Golf

Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

Photography Tutorials

The Workout to Burn Off Your Belly Fat

“You can rip out ab exercises all day long in the gym, but without the right combination of high-intensity fat-burning cardio along with specific …

Workouts

The secret to an ageless body (and how to get fitter after 40)

The middle-aged spread, a snail’s-pace metabolism and declining muscle tone once seemed like inevitable waymarkers of the midlife years.<p>But now they …

Exercise

The Only 2 Exercises That Actually Leave My Legs Feeling Sore

When it comes to lower-body days, I usually choose exercises that work my glutes rather than my quads. But I know the front of my legs need just as much work as my booty, so I try to fit in quad-dominant movements whenever I can. I'm not usually a fan of squatting heavy weights (I have scoliosis, …

The 98 Best Songs of 1998: Pop’s Weirdest Year

98<p>The Foo Fighters, “Walking After You”<p>A lost Dave Grohl classic – “Walking After You” should not be confused with “Walk,” not to be confused with …

Music

The 15-minute Bodyweight Workout for Busy Guys

The best thing about building your fitness around a bodyweight workout: the more you weight you lose and the leaner you become, the easier they …

Jordan Spieth's Keys for Hitting the Fairway with Driver—Again and Again

You're hitting driver great, scoring well, then somewhere in the middle of the back nine you spray a couple tee shots. That's all it takes to ruin a round. Were they mental errors from getting tight or nervous? Only you know the answer. More likely your body just got a little tired. That's when …

Golf

4 Steps To Developing Consistency And Touch Around The Greens

My first year as a head pro, I gave a clinic one afternoon on chipping. After we finished, a student came up to me and said, "I didn't like that. You never told us what club to hit on those shots." Even though I was a novice teacher, I got it right that day. I could've told her what I would do in …

The 56 Most Brilliant PVC Hacks You’ve Ever Seen

What can’t you do with PVC pipe? Here are 56 incredibly smart (and cheap!) ways to use this do-it-all material around your home and workshop.<p>Keep …

No Trackman? No problem. This ballstriking drill will cost you next to nothing

<i>So you're struggling with your ballstriking. Maybe it's your takeaway? Maybe it's your impact position? This drill will help hammer out any</b> …

Miguel Angel Jimenez Q&A: On His Career, Love For Golf, Tiger Woods And More!

Miguel Angel Jimenez is currently competing in his 36th consecutive year as a professional. Does he still love golf? You bet!<p><b>Miguel Angel Jimenez</b> …

Photo Basics: 7 Ways You Are Using Your Camera WRONG!

If you’re a beginner photographer or even if you just need a quick refresher course on some photography basics, the below video from B&H Photo's …

Photography

The Lazy Man's Guide To Losing Fat And Building Muscle

Image: iStock<p>Like most guys of a certain vintage, I have mixed feelings about my body. Staying lean and not surrendering to the siren’s call of the …

5 Ways To Hit Straighter And Longer Golf Drives

Do you want to hit straighter and longer golf drives? In this post PGA professional Dan Whittaker explains key dos and don'ts, plus he uses TrackMan …

Golf

The 14 Best Lean-Muscle Building Foods

<b>What if I told you that you could retain or even gain more muscle mass and strength with less training?</b> The secret lies in your nutrition.<p>As a …

7 Timeless Lessons From the Masters of Photography

Learn From the Masters: Mobile EditionDear friend, if you haven’t heard the exciting news already– MASTERS is now available as both a digital and …

A simple 2-step process for proper club grip

<i>Securing the proper hold takes the mystery out of chipping.</i><p><b>FIND THE LINE</b><p>Place the shaft along your left-hand lifeline, as demonstrated in the photo …

The Injury-proof Shoulder Workout

<b>THE MAINSTAY</b> of an upper body workout is the shoulder press. It’s also, according to an increasing number of orthopedic surgeons, one of the most …

New Class: The Secret To Creating Super Sharp Images

<b>The Secret To Creating Super Sharp Images with Moose Peterson</b><br>Join <b>Moose Peterson</b> as he shares his hard earned tips, tricks, and techniques for …

3 Tips on How to Make the Jump to Become a Pro Photographer (VIDEO)

One of the most common questions we get from Shutterbug readers is how do you take your photography skills to the next level to become a professional …

Beginner to Expert: The Ultimate 50 Street Photography Tips for You – Page 3

Search for Companions<p>I prefer to hunt on the street alone. The freedom to go anywhere I want and spend as much time as I need at one location leads …

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography- Technology News, Firstpost

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

Videography

PVC Hack: Blade Storage Tubes

It's hard to beat a storage option that uses PVC<p>My reciprocating saw gets used a lot, and the tool case becomes a mess. To keep my blades in order, I …

20 Unusual Uses for Workshop Tools

If you're like most DIYers, then you've likely got a workshop full of tools and devices, some of which might be collecting more dust than work time. …

Woodworking