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4 Tips for a Gorgeous Bathroom Remodel That Won't Leave You Broke

Know when to splurge and when to save.<p>A full-scale bathroom remodel—even a midrange one—recoups only about 55% to 65% of its cost at resale, so it …

Home Improvement

Build and Mount Your Own Floating Shelves for About Seven Bucks

Floating shelves are a great way to add some shelving to your house without taking up a ton of space. YouTuber DIY Creators shows off how to build …

Woodworking

Build a Portable Spray Paint Booth for Your Workshop

If you do a lot of spray painting, this clever box design keeps over-spray from ruining your stuff, helps you avoid nasty paint fumes, and is as easy …

15 Ways to Boost Your Property's Value

15 Tips to Increase the Value of Your Property<p>From Quick Fixes to Larger Projects<p>Updated May 19, 2017<p>The goal of any property investment is to …

Make a Wall Mounted Desk With a Secret Compartment Underneath

A desk is a great place to work, but it’s also a great place to hide stuff. Over on YouTube, DIY Creators put together a desk that mounts to a wall, …

Woodworking

DIY Projects Using Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks are actually CMUs (an acronym for concrete masonry unit) i.e. large, rectangular bricks which are used in construction, but have a lot …

Landscaping

​Making your existing storage more space-efficient

We understand the pain and frustration that goes hand in hand with a shortage of space. It’s not like you can miraculously conjure up new space or …

Inventions

The Rookie’s Guide to Identifying and Fixing Plumbing Problems

You might think a running toilet or leaky faucet is a trivial issue in your home, something for your handyperson to take on later when you’ve got other jobs around the house to do. But make no mistake: Never skip a drip. Leaks, even minor ones, can amount to big increases on your water and even …

Home Improvement

How to Make Handsaws

Introduction: How to Make Handsaws<p><b>Words and photos: Ian Wilkie</b><p>A surprising number of decent old saws still circulate on the secondhand market, and …

Dimensioning Lumber

Introduction: Dimensioning Lumber<p>Wood as a working material is inherently dimensionally unstable. This has to do with moisture content. When the wood …

Woodworking

9 Ways to DIY a Dresser on a Dime

Dressers do a lot more than just hold our T-shirts and workout pants—they can also add character to the bedroom. If you just can’t find what you’re …

Mad Men

7 Bathroom Updates That Increased the Value of My Home

After buying our condo three years ago, my husband and I knew we'd eventually have to redo the guest bathroom in our hallway. It had a wobbly shower insert, dated finishes, and an impractical vanity without much storage. I hated going in there. So after a couple years of saving — and avoiding the …

Home Improvement

Easy DIY Dining Table, How to Make a Wooden Dining Room Table

<b>Easy DIY Dining Table, How to Make a Wooden Dining Room Table</b> — Building a table or wood dining room table isn’t as scary a process as you might …

Our Top Shop Tips for 2016

Last year was a great year for tips and tricks collected and published here on <i>Make:</i>. So many <i>YouTube</i> makers are taking the time to do special videos sharing their most useful shop tips, tricks, and hacks. And then readers are sharing their tips and tricks in the comments and these often get folded …

Trestle table plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy project is about <b>trestle table plans</b>. If you want to build a beautiful dining table and you look an unique design, this trestle …

Woodworking

Rocking Chair Plans

This step by step project is about rocking chair plans. I have designed this modern rocking chair so you can build one in just one weekend using …

Woodworking

Build a Basic Kid's Bed Frame You Can Easily Customize

If you need a bed frame that will fit the theme of your kid’s room, you can try building it yourself instead of shopping around. This bed frame is …

Double Adirondack Chair with Table Plans

This step by step project is about double adirondack chair with table plans. The best therapy against stress is spending time in nature. Therefore, I …

Woodworking

An HGTV Pro Shares 11 Practical Ways to Make Your House More Efficient

J. Pickens knows his way around a toolbox – as he demonstrates on his HGTV show <b>The Work Around With J. Pickens</b> – so when we wanted non-decor ways to detox and improve our home, we were thrilled to get J.'s take on exactly what we should do to make our house cleaner, fresher, healthier, and overall …

12 Rules for Tool Chests

Below are Christopher Schwarz’s “12 Rules for Tool Chests” in short form (the full article, as it appeared in the December 2011 issue of Popular …

Woodworking

10 Extraordinary Projects That Turn Tree Stumps Into Art

You could just take a tree stump, bring it in your home and call it a stool or a side table. It would look nice and charming but it wouldn’t really …

Furniture

Woodworking Tools | Woodworking Supplies

How To Sharpen Chisels & Plane Irons<p>A Guide to Sharpening Chisels and Plane Irons<p>I've owned my collection of hand tools for over seventeen years now, …

Woodworking

Modern Farm Table With Hairpin Legs for Under $200

Farm tables seem to be pretty popular this year, so I figured I'd go ahead an build one for our house. After trying to find good deals on reclaimed …

Woodworking

Final Fantasy XV Engine Blade Guide: How to upgrade Noctis' Engine Blade to get the ultimate weapon

Final Fantasy XV

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. …

How to Get a NES Classic This Week

Nintendo's $60 NES Classic Edition went on sale last Friday, November 11, and quickly sold out at retailers basically everywhere. Now, Walmart has announced that it will have units available to buy through its website every day this week at 2 PM / 5 PM ET.<p>As announced on Facebook (via Polygon), …

NES classic

13 smart & easy DIY ideas that will transform your home

Home decoration could be a really enjoyable thing to do if you know your spaces well and have that curious streak which motivates you on to go for …

10 Awesome Woodworking Projects for Every Skill Level

From novice to advanced, these woodworking projects will challenge and delight.<p>Woodworking is an amazing hobby—as well as vocation, that can last a lifetime. These 10 woodworking projects are straight from our editors, and are accessible to woodworkers of all skill levels. Most projects include …

Woodworking

6 Easy DIY Ways to Organize Hair Styling Tools in the Bathroom

You wouldn't trade your favorite curling iron for anything, and yet, you probably don't even have a designated storage space for it. Keeping your …

Hair