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20 Free DIY Round Table Plans For Beginners

A table is one of the most functional pieces of furniture that you can have in the house, and it will always be the centerpiece any room you place it.<p>…

Furniture

15 Dazzling Furniture Makeover Ideas To Upgrade Your Old Furniture

Furniture

Fiction Book Review: Idyll Hands: A Thomas Lynch Novel by Stephanie Gayle. Seventh Street, $15.95 trade paper (304p) ISBN 978-1-63388-482-3

Idyll Hands: A Thomas Lynch Novel<p>Stephanie Gayle. Seventh Street, $15.95 trade paper (304p) ISBN 978-1-63388-482-3<p>More By and About This Author<p>Set in …

Book Reviews

Best Ping Pong Tables

It is pretty amazing how in this modern world that is dominated by social media and electronic devices that humans can continue to be entertained …

Furniture

25 Historical Films on Netflix That Will Make You Stay In This Summer

Open any history book and you'll find a tale set to rival any modern drama. From Roman rivalry to royal romance, the past is packed with stories so good that moviemakers had to borrow them — and Netflix is currently rounding out its catalog with some of the best around. Whether it's the terrible …

Henry Viii

Tips for Faster Wi-Fi: Advanced Options

Here are a few tips that’ll likely require you to do a bit of research online and in your owner’s manual to figure out how to make them work for your …

Wi-Fi

23 Yard Tool Hacks That’ll Make Your Life Easier

Save your back! These simple and smart updates to everyday yard tools will make your outdoor chores a heck of a lot easier this season.<p>Make lifting …

DIY

Garage inventor re-shapes a boring product into Walmart success story

Greg Amundson couldn’t sleep.His home-building company had collapsed, and he lay awake worrying about how he was going to survive. He began …

Home Improvement

How to Remove Car Door Handle Scratches

Is the area around your door's handle covered in ugly scratches? Here's how to make it look like new.<p>The door handle area of a car often accumulates scratches, markings, and other damage because, well, people use the handle every time they open the door. Finger nails, keys, jewelry, and anything …

Doorhandle

Amazing Repair Products

Sometimes all it takes is the right product to make a quick and easy fix.<p>Two-part filler has to be mixed and it doesn't rinse off with water, so it's …

Home Improvement

TOP DIY: 20 Inspiring PVC Pipe Projects for Gardeners – Page 10

19: Garden Stakes<p>Several garden vegetable and tall growing flowers need to be staked to keep them off the ground. Cut just the right lengths of PVC …

DIY Flexible Sanding Block

Sanding curves is tricky. Sometimes you need a sanding pad that’s both firm and flexible. A small notepad works great. Just wrap sandpaper around the …

How to Restore Your Rusted Old Tools

To rescue old tools requires patience, sturdy abrasives—and vision<p>A neglected tool has an odd, magnetic power. It pulls you in. Pick it up and the next thing you know, you're scraping away rust with your thumbnail, trying to make out the manufacturer's name. You vaguely recall how you came by it: a …

4 Money-Saving Renovation Hacks One Design Blogger Swears By

When Stacy K. Allen, a photographer and blogger behind Mountainside Home, decided to renovate her kitchen and add on an extra bathroom to her home in …

Kablan magnetic porcelain tiles eliminate glue, grout and probably a few mistakes

<b>In the new factory-fast prefab world, this is an attractive solution poles apart from the old way of doing floors.</b><p>We talk often about Open Building, …

Not Without My Sister: The True Story of Three Girls Violated and Betrayed by Those They Trusted

• <b>Author:</b> Kristina Jones and Others<p>The bestselling, devastating account of three sisters torn apart, abused and exploited at the hands of a community that robbed them of their childhood. It reveals three lives, separate but entwined, that have experienced unspeakable horror, unrelenting loyalty and …

The Unique Concealer Trick Celebrities Swear By To Look 10 Years Younger

Concealer is arguably the most important item in your makeup collection. One rockstar concealer can eliminate the need for additional products like …

Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans

• <b>Author:</b> Brian Kilmeade & Don Yaeger<p>The War of 1812 saw America threatened on every side. Encouraged by the British, Indian tribes attacked settlers in the West, while the Royal Navy terrorized the coasts. By mid-1814, President James Madison’s generals had lost control of the war in the North, …

Double The Internet Speed on Your Computer For $50

If you live in a busy household or have a weak WiFi signal, <i>Boy Genius Report</i> has found an affordable gadget that will boost your internet speeds …

Wi-Fi

11 New Summer Books For Your Book Club, Because It's The Perfect Time To Read With Your Friends

It's summer, and the longer days probably have you inspired to <i>do</i> more... in the company of other people and with a glass of wine. To me, that means …

The Oregon Trail

• <b>Author:</b> Rinker Buck<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • #1 Indie Next Pick • Winner of the PEN New England Award</b><p><b>“Enchanting…A book filled with so much love…Long before Oregon, Rinker Buck has convinced us that the best way to see America is from the seat of a covered wagon.” —The Wall Street</b> …

The Confounding Case Of The Carisbrook Emeralds

• <b>Author:</b> Stephanie Laurens<p><i>#1</i> New York Times<i>-bestselling author Stephanie Laurens brings you a tale of emerging and also established love and the many facets of family, interwoven with mystery and murder.</i><p><i>A young lady accused of theft and the gentleman who elects himself her champion enlist the aid of</i> …

How to Easily Calculate Board Feet

The first time you go to the lumberyard can be a little overwhelming if you don’t know what you’re doing. Even if you think you know what you’re …

7 Everyday Tonics that Help Your Body Adjust to Stress and Anxiety

We’ve all been there — feeling like there’s just some pep missing in our step. Thankfully, there’s a natural (and tasty!) solution in your …

The Blood Road

• <b>Author:</b> Stuart MacBride<p>What drives someone to murder? The No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author returns with the much anticipated new Logan McRae thriller.<p>Some things just won’t stay buried…<p>Logan McRae’s personal history is hardly squeaky clean, but now that he works for Professional Standards he’s …

NIV, The Story, eBook

• <b>Author:</b> Zondervan<p>“The Greatest Story Ever Told” is more than just a cliché. God has gone to great lengths to rescue lost and hurting people. That is what The Story is all about: the story of the Bible, God’s great love affair with humanity. Condensed into 31 accessible chapters—and using the clear, …

Have an Intellectual Night In With the Best Documentaries on Netflix

Whether or not history is doomed to repeat itself, there is always something valuable to learn from the past. Thanks to Netflix, finding information …

These 4 new mysteries are guaranteed to heat up your summer

There’s mayhem all over England — spy services after a terrorist, a little old lady who plans her funeral with suspiciously good timing — with a little left over for Paris, where Cara Black once again casts her spell, and Virginia, the setting of a brilliant debut. <b>Charles Finch</b> is on the case, …

Books

White Trash

• <b>Author:</b> Nancy Isenberg<p><b>“This eye-opening investigation into our country’s entrenched social hierarchy is acutely relevant.” —O Magazine<br>In her groundbreaking bestselling history of the class system in America, Nancy Isenberg upends history as we know it by taking on our comforting myths about</b> …

Back pain: how to live with one of the world’s biggest health problems

The most common cause of disability is a condition as old as time itself. But is the industry that has built up around scans, injections and opioids a waste of time?<p>My alarm went off one morning about 18 months ago and I woke up to realise I was in agony. It was my back. I tried moving, I tried …