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CY Market

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How-To: Outdoor Playhouse Tent

Turn your yard into a shaded summertime haven with this outdoor playhouse tent tutorial from Sew 4 Home.<p>It’d make a great backyard shelter for kids and adults!<p>Make your own portable warm-weather lounging spot today: Click here to see how it’s done.

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How to Take Full Advantage Of Your Porch This Summer

Summer is here and this means you can finally spend more time outdoors. A porch offers you lots of possibilities. You can build a cozy dining area …

21 Ingenious Ways to Hide The Mess And The Eyesores In Your Home

Don’t want to display your cords, switches or your pet’s bowls where everyone can see them? Then hide then away. Traditional storage spaces usually …

Martha's Tips for Gleaming, Tarnish-Free Metal

Copper, brass, and silver pieces add warmth and elegance to any room. Over time, tarnish is inevitable—but it’s easy to polish away. Follow a few simple tips to keep these metals looking their most lustrous.<p>Tips and Techniques<p>Tarnish can’t be avoided: It’s caused by the reaction between a metal …

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How-To: Folding Chair Makeover

Transform boring or beat-up folding chairs into functional furniture that’s both charming and stylish with this fun folding chair makeover tutorial from Katie at Punk Projects!<p>Getting ready to raid your garage or local thrift shop for abandoned chairs? Head on over to Punk Projects to see how it’s …

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DIY | Wooden Base Desk Lamp

14 Comments<p>Contributor post by Caitlin of The Merrythought<p>Lately I have been working on creating a work space in my apartment that is inspiring and …

The Man Who Literally Built 'Star Wars'

Set decorator Roger Christian tells us what it was like making George Lucas's dreams out of scrap metal<p><b>PLUS: The Art of Star Wars: See Exclusive Storyboards from the Original Trilogy</b><p><b>One of the most memorable elements</b> of the original <i>Star Wars</i> in 1977 wasn't the story, or characters, or even the …

Temporary Wall Treatment Ideas to Spruce Up your Rental

Shares 256K<p>If you’ve been around here awhile then you know we live in military housing. The thing about mil housing is that typically the houses are …

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How-To: DIY Peg Wall

Love a good pegboard? Designer Christine Wisnieski took customizable peg-based organization to the next logical (and awesome) step with this fantastic DIY peg wall tutorial that she shared on Design Sponge.

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How-To: Cat Tent from a T-Shirt

Oh, you thought that hole in your T-shirt was for your head? Wrong. It’s the entrance to your cat tent, now take that thing off and set it up properly using this tutorial by Instructables author jessyratfink.<p>This cat tent is super easy to make – you really just need a t-shirt, some wire hangers and …