Jennifer Reynolds

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Toeless socks business booming for B.C. girl

A 12-year-old girl from Delta, B.C., is garnering international attention after founding Freetoes — a company that manufactures toeless socks.<p>Katelyn …

Try This: Fabric Lined Built-In Shelves

You know those projects that you keep meaning to do, but they end up staying on the to-do list for a near eternity? This project was just that for …

The Return of the Crimper! No, Seriously.

We know: The mere mention of a hair crimper might bring you back to the dark, dark ages of ’80s style. But there’s a renewed interest in that …

How to Prepare for House Painting

Repairing and preparing wood for longer-lasting paint.<p>Scrape away all the paint within 16 in. of the concrete. Scrapers with replaceable carbide …

Home Improvement

How to Fix a Smelly Dishwasher

4 steps to an odor-free dishwasher<p>We found this cool science experiment growing in our “clean” dishwasher. Clean the screen at the bottom of your …

Particles

Restore Rusty Metal Before Painting

Get rid of the rust before you paint.<p>Scrub partially rusted metal areas with a wire brush to remove flakes and powdery surface rust, then prime with …

Home Improvement

Four Ways to Deal with Makeup Fallout

For years I avoided dramatic makeup for fear of making a mistake, with no means of correcting it. I love color, but the fallout from a bright pigment …

Trade Up! How to Host Your Own Beauty Swap Party

From time to time, we all make mistakes when we buy makeup. Like that blood orange lipstick that you bought. You hoped it would turn you into a …

Building Your Kit Part 9: How to Choose and Apply Faux Lashes

Developed for film and popularized by the ’60s Mod movement, faux lashes hit it big when supermodel Twiggy made them part of her trademark look. …

Makeup

DIY Mosaic Nails! A Tutorial by Madeline Poole

A new book from Los Angeles–based nail stylist Madeline Poole, <i>Nails, Nails, Nails!</i> is packed with tons of creative nail art ideas—25, to be exact. …

Painting With an Airless Sprayer

It’s the best way to complete big paint jobs fast or apply a glass-smooth finish<p>An airless sprayer simplifies painting in two ways: First, if you …

Home Improvement

Tips for How to Use Painters Tape

Apply painters tape faster and more effectively so you can get started painting sooner and make fewer mistakes.<p>Several things can go wrong when it …

Home Improvement

Professional Painting Tips

Veteran painter Butch Zang tells you his secrets for faster, easier and better results.<p>I used to think I was a pretty good amateur painter. That is, …

Home Improvement

Paint Roller Techniques and Tips

Paint faster and smoother with the right rolling techniques<p>Load the roller cover with paint by dipping into the paint about 1/2 in. and then rolling …

Home Improvement

Paint Trim or Walls First? And Other Painting Questions Answered

Home › Painting › Painting Tips › Paint Trim or Walls First? And Other Painting Questions Answered<p>Professional painters share their secrets for …

Painting

How to Paint a Room Fast

A veteran painting contractor shares his secrets on how to paint a room fast, yet producing first-rate results. You can easily master these …

Home Improvement

Best DIY Painting Tools

We've got a crew of dedicated DIYers here at the magazine, and we spend a lot of time painting. So we're always on the lookout for stuff that'll help …

Home Improvement

Eliminate Paint Brush Marks

Two simple ways to eliminate paint brush marks on walls<p>Sand the brush marks with coarse sandpaper.<p>If you have unsightly brush marks left over from a …

Home Improvement

Exterior Painting Tips and Techniques

Paint faster and better using these brushing, rolling and cutting-in techniques<p>Investing in good equipment pays off in faster, better quality …

Home Improvement

How To Caulk a Bathroom

Avoid and Remove Paint Drips

Remove dried paint drips<p>Drag the edge of the paint scraper across the old paint, angling it so it doesn't dig into the wood.<p>Scrape out corners and …

Woodworking

Paint a Room Without Making a Mess!

Protect against spills, splatters and other disasters!QA<p>Cramped working conditions lead to messy accidents. Remove furniture or stack it up. Set …

DIY

How To Build Shelves Between Studs

How To Fix a Broken Doorjamb

Trim Painting Tips

Make your walls look perfect, your trim flawlessly smooth and your life drip-free.<p>Smooth all rough spots with sandpaper.<p>If your woodwork is smooth, …

Home Improvement

'Nursing The Nation' by Molly Case