Andy Heroy

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Backyard beauty! Create your own brick patio with this DIY

When my husband and I found our apartment in Brooklyn two years ago, we couldn't believe our good luck: It had an actual backyard, a little patch of dirt all our own. Sure, it can't compare to the sprawling lawns of the suburbs, but in New York City, we're very lucky to have this outdoor space, so …

Top Hiking Survival Gadgets | Top 100 Survival Gadgets :: Emergency, Disaster, and Survival Gear

<b>Overall Rating:</b><p><b>Total Customer Reviews:</b> (0)<p><b>List Price:</b> $73.49<p>The Torch 250 Power Hub and Flashlight is the most versatile, reliable source of power …

DIY Solar Heating with the Heat Grabber - DIY

<i>You can build this super-simple and super-effective DIY solar heating collector in just one hour!</i><p>Some of the climatologists are predicting that the …

Home Improvement

How To Build a Solar Bus Home - Most Amazing Conversion Ever | Self-Sufficiency

I had to share with you this amazing box truck conversion home that was hand built by Joseph Tayyar who was tired of the hustle and bustle of the …

17 Critical Survival Items You Gotta Store For A Crisis

While stockpiling food is an important part of preparing to face a disaster, your stockpiling shouldn’t be limited to just food. Experience has shown …

Paracord Sword Handle Wrap

<b>Paracord Sword Handle Wrap</b>.<p>time to get this on my tomahawk…

The 15-Minute Total-Body Sweat Fest

Burn fat, build muscle, and get ready to perspire with this quick dumbbell workout<p>Here at <i>Men's Health</i>, we have a saying: Sweat is the currency of change. The more you deposit, the better your results.<p>No one wants to spend hours at the gym making deposits, though. So how do you create the most …

Fix Absolutely Anything, Anywhere With A Keychain Toolkit

For less than $50, I've built a keychain toolkit that's fixed cars, motorcycles and once kept me out of jail. It's even legal on airplanes. Here's …

How to Set Up a Remote Desktop and Control Your Computer from Anywhere

Desktop computers aren't <i>just</i> antiquated behemoths quietly gathering dust in your parent's house. They also offer an often overlooked processing …

Spicy Storage Solution Frees Up Stacks of Cupboard Space

People who do more than a casual amount of cooking are bound to have cupboards full of spice jars. There are plenty of store-bought solutions for …

Green Renaissance

DIY : Mason Jar Drop Lights

I've been eyeing the Edison style drop lights for a while now, and today I decided it was time I brought the style into our apartment. The project …

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Mobile Foundry Gives Recyclers a Creative Income Stream

In São Paulo, the vast majority of recycling is done by individuals called catadores. They collect discarded drink cans in their carts to recycle for …

São Paulo

10 Carpet-Cleaning Secrets From the Pros

Despite your best efforts at cleanliness, your carpet will eventually become the victim of drops, spills, accidents, and whatever's on the bottom of your shoes. Learn the secrets to keep carpets looking new.<p>Despite your best efforts at cleanliness, your carpet will eventually become the victim of …

11 Incredible Bookcases For People Who Really, Really Love Their Books (PHOTOS)

Most of us have the Billy bookshelf from IKEA, still leftover from our first apartment. Others, however, would rather display their books than merely store them. Here are a few really incredible bookcases, with many that look more like sculptures than storage.<p>Flowers<p>One …

Primal Gear’s Compact Folding Survival Bow | RECOIL

Primal Gear Unlimited is a company that specializes in ‘hunting, survival, camping and every day carry”. They’ve only been around for approximately a …

Chronographs

Solar cell project creates hydrogen fuel and bypasses batteries

Batteries are a distraction: the best way to store excess solar energy for nighttime use is using it to create “solar fuels” that rely on …

You will want to live in The ROSE Cottage, a net zero energy home built for a lifetime

<i>Lloyd Alter is visited the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas as a guest of Bosch, and is looking at how technology will change the way we …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

When a Chair is Not a Chair: Wacky Wall Hooks

These chairs aren’t made for sitting – they’re made for hanging your keys, coats and handbags. Industrial designer Nikos Tsoumanis creates an odd …

Industrial Designer

Baked Mushroom Risotto with Caramelized Onions

There's no reason to stand over the stove for ages. Just pop this easier version in the oven!

Healthy mushroom and white bean soup [Vegetarian]

<b>Jaymi's Notes:</b><p>With a cold wind bringing rain to San Francisco, I couldn't have picked a better day to cook up this delicious soup. It's perfect for a …

10 Hot n' Ready Meals to Make in the Back of Your Car

Forget fast food and gas station burritos the next time you’re en route to some distant trailhead. Save money and taste-buds by packing the necessary …

675-square-feet Small, Off-grid Float Cabin in Coastal British Columbia

Meet and Margy and Wayne Lutz who live in a 675-square-feet small float cabin in a placed called Hole in the Wall in Coastal British Columbia.<p>It’s …

Who doesn't like a campfire?

What's better than sitting around a campfire drinking beer? How bout swinging around a campfire drinking beer.. haha<p>Just finished hanging the swings …

The 7 Chrome extensions of moderately effective people

Lazarus: Form Recovery<p>It's a First World problem, no doubt, but a decidedly annoying one. Whether you're paying your taxes online, ordering a pizza, …

HugeDomains.com - LibertyGlobe.com is for sale (Liberty Globe)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Five Ways to Save Serious Money on Car Repairs

If you drive, there's probably little you hate more than getting your car repaired. It's usually an expensive, time-consuming hassle no one looks …