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37 Awesome DIY Garage Storage Ideas for A Well-Organized Garage

It’s time to free up your garage space. So what garage storage ideas do you have in mind?<p>Well, there are many storage ideas for garage. But you’ll …

Storage Ideas

Ready to ditch your old flash drive? Don't just erase and recycle

When it's time to donate or ditch an old flash-memory drive that stored sensitive information, deleting those files isn't enough. The safest way to wipe the slate clean is actually to encrypt it -- and that's not as hard as it sounds.<p>The computer industry’s migration from hard drives to flash …

Operating Systems

EVOC Hip Pack Race 3L review - MBR

Organisation, fabric and retention materials are excellent<p>EVOC Hip Pack Race 3L has a roomy 3l of cargo space. It’s well organised with a main …

Sewing

Check Out Lightroom's Color Profiles

It's not unusual for a software company like Adobe to continually add features and modify preexisting ones to programs with which we are already …

Tutorials

Lake Tahoe's top beaches

<b>(CNN) —</b> The world is full of flawless sandy beaches lining every salty ocean and sea.<p>Far scarcer: lofty freshwater coasts drenched in California/Nevada sun, Sierra mountain imagery and blissfully blue snowmelt -- furnished with enough volleyball nets, paddleboard outfitters, lakeside hiking trails, …

Tahoe

Hanging a Door is Easier with a Little Duct Tape

Keep everything on the level with a wedge when replacing a door<p>Before removing a door that will be reinstalled, snug a wooden wedge underneath it at …

DIY

15 Easy DIY Headboard Ideas You Should Try at Home

1. Rustic Wooden DIY Headboard with Lights<p><b>Tutorial</b>: liveyourgoals.ca<p>Go back in the good ole’ times, when master beds oozed comfort and relaxation! …

DIY

15 DIY TV Stands and Media Consoles You Can Totally Build at Home

If you have a TV at home (and you probably do) you need a place to keep it and you have to do it in a way that doesn’t mess up your decor. Better …

Tutorials

Amazon wants you to start a business to deliver its packages

If you have $10,000 and want to be your own boss, Amazon has a deal for you.<p>Starting Thursday, you can apply to start your very own small business, delivering Amazon Prime packages in Amazon (AMZN) branded vans and uniforms.<p>The company wants to help launch small businesses in the United States …

eCommerce

Aha! Hack: A Truly Easy DIY Countertop for the Washer/Dryer

After years of working in the lifestyle category, I can say with authority that everyone has a different definition of what qualifies as a …

DIY

5 New E-Bikes That Will Help You Go Faster

E-bikes have typically been geared for the casual rider.<p>But a new batch of drop-bar models will help you go faster—and conquer those brutal uphills …

Gear & Gadgets

Race Report: 2018 Carson City Off-Road

Year three of the Carson City Off-Road is done and dusted, and those who joined us in Nevada's State Capital last weekend may attest: this event has …

Mountain Biking

Where to Try Fat Biking, From Tahoe to Crested Butte

From Crystal Mountain, Homewood, Flagstaff, Grand Targhee, and Bend, to Giants Ridge, Stratton, and Sugarloaf, <b>fat bikes</b> are- pardon the pun- blowing up. The <b>goofy-looking rides with the oversized tires</b> are taking over ski resorts large and small, popular with everyone from local commuters to …

Tahoe

Top 10 Newest Trails Of Best US Mountain Bike Destinations

In general, mountain bike trail systems are not static entities. Most trail systems morph and change, continuing to develop over time. As we zoom the …

Mountain Biking

The 13 best photography websites

These top photo sites will help you develop your skills behind the lens, boost your camera know-how and offer photographic inspiration.<p>The web is …

Photography

The Nitty-Gritty: Racing the Carson City Off-Road

The Carson City Off-Road delivers with a massive 52-mile course and some stellar views of Lake Tahoe and Marlette LakeRead the full article at The …

Tahoe

Using social media for photographers – top tips

<b>Social media, particularly Instagram, can really help build an audience for your images. Jon Devo shares his social secrets</b><p>Love it or hate it, social …

Social Media

Bite Size Tips: What Is High Key Lighting And How To Set It Up

There is a huge difference between shooting in natural light and shooting in a studio because, in a studio, one has full control over lighting. …

Landscape Photography

How to Build Your Perfect Car Camping Box

The camping box is one of the best ways to organize your gear and makes it easy to get up and go. Just throw the box, plus your tent, sleeping bag, and some food, in the car and you have everything you need for a night under the stars. I made my first camping box several years ago after getting …

5 Best Fly Fishing Starter Kits: The Ultimate List

Want to jump into the world of fly fishing? Setting yourself up as a new fly fisherman is no small task, it’s an equipment intensive hobby that …

Top 20 Brilliant DIY Backyard Projects and Tips for Your Pets – Page 11

Mini Pig House —-> Source<p>Cube-shaped dog washer made from 1/2-inch PVC pipe and fittings. Get tutorial here —> instructables.com

Visiting Lake Tahoe on a Budget, The Sequel

<i>This is a guest post from my dad, Grandpa Points. He and my mom are in their late-60’s, are (mostly) retired, and are ticking off “bucket list”</i> …

What Your Poop Looks Like Can Reveal a Lot About Your Health

Scientists developed a seven-point scale called the Bristol Stool Chart.<p>Number twos are a tricky subject. We all do them. Indeed, excreting waste is critical to life. But polite society and its rules of etiquette ensure we’re rarely brave enough to speak about them.<p>The feces—or stools—we produce …

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

How To Use The Basics Of Lightroom To Add More Punch To Your Photos

Photography wouldn't be the amazing medium it is if we couldn’t end up with the images we intended to capture with our cameras.<p>In the film era, this …

Tutorials

25 Things You Need to Do When You Move Into Your New Home

Take care of these vital tasks right away to avoid headaches later.<p>The minute you walk in to your new home, your mind will be racing with to-dos. …

Traits of a Successful Photography Business

Professional photography is a business, and like any business there are patterns and traits that exist when looking at what works and what doesn’t …

Netflix’s secret genre code list can help you navigate the site

The Netflix secret code list isn’t really a secret anymore, but it might help you get around faster.<p>A quick hack allows you to browse genres that …

13 of the Best Lightweight Kneepads

<i>K</i>neepads are an essential piece of kit for any serious mountain biker, because the knee is the one area you will land on almost every time you fail …

Jay P. Morgan and Kenneth Merrill compare all available 120mm black and white and color film stocks from Kodak, Ilford, Fujifilm, and CineStill.<p><b>To</b> …