Kim Underwood

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How to Make a Wooden Pallet Crate

I was able to get all the boards to build the wooden crate from one pallet and a few pieces of scrap. The pallet boards were just over 5″ wide, so …

Woodworking

Easy DIY Wall Collages Using Photos

I mentioned in a Wear + When post I previously wrote that I tend to have hard time figuring out how to decorate large wall spaces in my home. My last …

Collage

25 Ways To Use Up Fabric Scraps

Sewing is one of those pastimes that lends itself to scraps… and sometimes those scraps can get out of control. But there’s no need to throw them …

How to Transform Your Garage Into the Ultimate DIY Workshop

A garage is a natural place to store tools and equipment, but that doesn’t mean it’s the ideal place to build your next project. Here’s how to …

6 Backyard Fire Pits You Can Make Yourself | Redesign Revolution

When I show up at a party, it isn’t because I’m a social butterfly. It’s because I’ve been told there would be snacks. That’s why people get …

12 DIY Pebble Mosaics For The Restless

5. Consider Unique Shapes<p>Natural Living<p>Advertisement<p>6. Modern Is The New Black<p>Organic Gardening  <p>7. Planters Too!<p>Make Mine Mosaic <p>8. Glass …

Living Large: Clever Organization Tips for Small Spaces

<b>Small apartment? Even smaller budget? Read on for practical organization tips that will maximize and optimize the small spaces in your cramped and</b> …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

15 Cheap Backyard Ideas

1 of 21<p>Decorate a Wall with an Espaliered Tree<p>For a high-end backyard look without high-end expense, try this interesting technique: Espalier a tree. …

Landscaping

DIY Outdoor Lighting to Enhance Your Summer Nights

With the proper lighting, an evening spent outdoors is nothing short of magical. Whether you’re hosting friends and family or simply relaxing with a good book, there’s nothing quite like an evening beneath the stars with twinkling lights all around. Here are 4 DIY ideas for outdoor lighting that …

Outdoor Spaces

The 7 Most Financially Savvy Home Upgrades You Can Make

When it comes to home improvement, some dollars stretch more than others. And if you’re on a limited budget, it becomes even more important to spend …

16 Sculptural Industrial DIY Pipe Lamp Design Ideas Able to Transform Your Decor

Lamps can be one of the most rewardful DIY Projects in the world thanks to their extended functionality and often use. Sculptural industrial diy pipe …

Make a Set of DIY Paper Dandelion Lanterns

Make a set whimsical DIY paper dandelion lanterns for your LED tea lights with this free printable!<p>Want to bring some DIY beauty to a relaxing summer evening? Raid your office or recycle bin for paper and empty plastic water bottles, then use your digital cutter or craft knife to create some …

Chemicals

7 Ways to Bypass Mosquito Bites, Minus the Bug Spray

Itchy bug bites and sticky sprays are downsides to warm weather. Stave off mosquitos before they bite with natural remedies way better than …

How To Grow Garlic

Growing garlic is very easy and very rewarding. It grows well in small spaces, a perfect specimen for a container garden, and also prospers in large …

Gardening

Ask a Designer: How Do I Create Zones in a Large Room?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is about creating zones in a room.<p><b>"How do I create zones and decorate in a room with an open-floor plan?" —Christine E.</b><p>Christine, …

Harvesting Rain: How to Collect Gallons of Water for Your Garden

With just a few basic materials and a roofline, you can collect rainwater for garden irrigation. This gravity-fed system uses no pumps or electricity and can be installed in minutes. Dress up your rain barrel however you like for a real conversation piece!<p>2 Mark an X on the front of the barrel …

Off-grid

Add Light Up Effects to Backyard Games

Backyard games like Cornhole are a lot of fun. But you can make them even better by adding lights and sounds. By hooking up some simple electronics, you can make the board light up and play a victory fanfare whenever someone scores. Here is how to make it.<p>Step #1: How the sensor works<p>NextPrev<p>To …

This Tiny House Helped Save Its Owners Life

Doctors gave the woman just a few years to live — but she had other plans.<p>After a heart attack at the age of 40, Dee Williams was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy and given just a few years to live. At the time, Williams, who is now 52, lived in a big three-bedroom house in Portland, Oregon, <i>The New</i> …