Jeffrey Hoover

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How to Install Tile Like a Professional

If you've ever wondered how to install tile without calling a professional, you've come to the right place. Maybe you're a "Fixer Upper" devotee, and …

Home Improvement

How to Paint Ceramic Tile to Revamp Your Bathroom on the Cheap

Redoing a bathroom doesn't require a huge budget! Dollar signs might flash before your eyes when you imagine a full, top-to-bottom remodel, but you …

Three Questions You Should Avoid Asking in a Job Interview

When I was a recruiter, I was asked a lot of smart questions that made me say, “Wow, this candidate is on top of her game.” But I also heard a lot …

5 Indispensable Shop Tools You Can Make Yourself

On Jeremy Fielding’s YouTube channel, he runs through five work-a-day shop tools that he made himself. These stands, filters, jigs and guides save time, space, and make the work go easier and safer. Here is the video tour of the tools followed by each of them broken out and explained.<p>5-in-1 …

Ultimate Banana Bread Recipe | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

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101 Gardening: The Most Convenient Way to Fill Your Rain Barrel

CollectCollect this now for later<p>bernadette The Most Convenient Way to Fill Your Rain Barrel<p>Kiddos<p>CollectCollect this now for later<p>bernadette The …

15 Surprisingly Simple Woodworking Projects for Beginners

Woodworking doesn’t have to be daunting! Most of these fun, novice-friendly projects use scrap lumber and require just basic tools and some simple …

6 Myths About Wood Finishing that Need to Go Away

I'll admit it... applying a finish to a woodworking project is always the most intimidating part. Once you've spent hours or days designing, milling, …

Woodworking

How to Make $2 Clamps, Build a Wooden Vase and Avoid Nail Gun Blowouts

<b>Reclaimed Wood Table</b><p>A cool, short build from Jimmy DiResta's archives this week, as he takes some wood he found on the streets of NYC and turns it …

How to see everything Google knows about you

The tech giant collects tons of data about you, including your search history, location, and voice searches that help improve Google's services and provide relevant ads.<p>But you might be surprised to know that Google can easily take a look at all of the data it has on you.<p>In October, The Guardian …

Apps

Zucchini Bread Recipe - Quiet Corner

Summertime favorite “bread” packed with zucchini!<p>Ingredients:<p>3 large eggs<br>• 1 cup white sugar, 1 cup brown sugar<br>• 1 cup vegetable oil<br>• 2 cups peeled & …

Roundup: 10 Beginner Woodworking Projects Using Basic Skills and Tools

DIY woodworking projects can make your home decor unique on a budget. The problem for most beginner DIYers is they don't have the tools to make them …

Woodworking

Consumer Reports’ Mosquito Repellent Rankings Are Now Available for Free

Bug repellents aren’t all created equal—some are more effective than others. Last year, Consumer Reports named the top three repellents from their …

Make Your Own Big Ass Knife, Declutter Your Workspace and Learn Wood Glue Basics in This Week's Maker's Roundup

Getting Your Workspace Organized<p>Ron Paulk has been optimizing the on-board storage in his Rolling Toolbox, and here he shows us how he executes an …

Woodworking

Everything You Need to Build Your Own Bodyweight Workout

An effective bodyweight training program can whip you into shape and even pack on muscle, but “effective” doesn’t look the same for everyone. Some …

How Fast Does Earth Move Through The Universe?

Most likely, as you’re reading this right now, you’re sitting down, perceiving yourself as stationary. Yet we know — at a cosmic level — we’re not so stationary after all. For one, the Earth rotates on its axis, hurtling us through space at nearly 1700 km/hr for someone on the equator.<p>That’s not …

Universe

Watch a never-before-seen clip from Cartoon Network's new 'Powerpuff Girls' series

There's less than a month left until Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup return to Cartoon Network to save the world before bedtime. But if you truly …

8 Forgotten Pie Recipes We Should Bring Back

Sometimes simpler is better. That’s certainly the case with these old-fashioned pies, which have been unjustly relegated to the back of the recipe …

Get Witcher 3 for Just $25 on Xbox One, PS4, and PC

<b>[UPDATE]</b> This deal appears to have expired.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>Looking for a good deal on The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? Use the code <b>ESCKNAN28</b> at Newegg and you can get the acclaimed role-playing game for just $25 across Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Shipping is free.<p>There is no word on how …

The Witcher

Fallout 4's Mysterious Stranger ringtone makes an ordinary call a lot more suspenseful

The Mysterious Stranger is always one of those Fallout perks I feel like I should take, but I never do. I don't even like working with any of the series' companions. I can handle my own self, thank you. But it is hilarious/awesome when he does show up, crouches, and busts a cap in someone's ass, …

The Secret to the Creamiest, Dreamiest Hummus

You could be making better hummus.<p>If it strikes you as a little weird that hummus received top billing as our 2015 Dish of the Year, then, well, you haven’t had chef Michael Solomonov’s. The incredibly rich, ineffably smooth version that he dishes up at Dizengoff, his bustling Philadelphia …

25 Beautiful Cheap Pallet DIY Storage Projects to Realize With Ease

Is there a pile of old pallets in your yard from your recently constructed home or cottage? Do you have a friend that owns a pile of old pallets? If …

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Ask the Expert: Bonsai Basics with Eric Schrader

Tiny, tortured bonsai trees that look wise beyond their years fascinate me. What separates them from their shopping mall cousins–shelves of identical …