Pam Fasick

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Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 in a GameBoy Original

[Kite] has been making custom PCBs for GameBoys for a long time. Long enough, in fact, that other people have used his work to build even more …

How to Build a Simple DIY Photography Studio

Cooperative of Photography (COOPH) has created a new video where they share great tips and tricks on how to build your own simple DIY photography …

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The Best Hacks for Organizing Your Freezer

When it gets this hot outside, we tend to turn to our freezers for relief (read: ice cream!). But if it's been months since you've had a look, it's …

A Never-Seen-Before DIY Way to Add Architectural Interest

<b>How to make this look your own:</b><p>This idea could be applied to just about any solid vertical surface that you can attach things to.<p>Find frames:<p>Scour …

Make This DIY Cooler Hack to Keep Your Gelato Chill All Summer Long

Summer is upon us, and it’s officially the best season to treat yourself to delicious frozen desserts. While they’re especially amazing under the bright summer sun, it’s hard to keep them from melting in your hands… and on those adorable sundresses!<p>We’ve got you covered for all your summer outings! …

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Recycling Solutions That Won't Detract from Your Decor

Trash cans and recycling bins can take up a lot of space, especially if you have to sort your recyclables into different containers. All those bins …

New algorithm lets you make anything in origami

They say if you fold 1,000 origami cranes out of individual sheets of paper your deepest wishes will be granted. I tried it once – I was a lonely college kid – and I ended up with pink eye. However, a new paper out of MIT describes a way to possibly make 1,000 origami cranes out of one piece of …

Nine New Small Space Seating, Storage & Surface Solutions Worth Trying

(Image credit: Sanna Tranlov)<p>By now you probably know about storing things under your bed, or hanging them on the back of a door, or in boxes in the …

5 Small Backyard Ideas to Make Your Cramped Outdoor Space Feel Like Versailles

Don’t think of your microscopic yard as a curse. So what if it’s technically a small concrete slab that baaarely accommodates a half-sized Weber …

How To Stretch Your Small Space

<i>Lara Sargent, Houzz Contributor</i><p>If you’re struggling with a lack of space, you’re certainly not the only one: Many people have to find ways to maximize their compact homes. Check out the creative ideas in these spaces, including a multitasking studio apartment, a converted train car and a treetop …

Hall decoration: ideas and cost-effective sugestions

Hmmmmm. Hall decoration. What can you do that will look great, but not blow a huge portion of your entire home decor budget? There was a time when …

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How To Have Better Shelves

​Take your handyman status up a notch<p>Putting up shelves is a man’s perfect weekend project. It gives you a place to put stuff. You can do it in two days. And you already have a level, a pencil, and a drill. What you don’t have is inspiration, so let's fix that. Here are shelf ideas of every type, …

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How To Offer Everyone The Best Seat In The House

<i>Susannah Hutchison, Houzz</i><p>Having enough seating is key to living-room harmony — and it’s got to be comfy. No one wants to be the one stuck on the hard-backed dining chair when everyone else is lounging on the sofa. Whether you have a big family, love to have friends over or live with roommates, …

DIY ideas: 9 simple projects you're gonna want to try!

Have you ever sat at your computer, had a flick through Pinterest and thought to yourself that you could make everything you've seen? Well, you're …

Hypnotic Coffee Table Creates Sand Art With a Magnetic Marble

A living room featuring this kinetic art table has no need for coffee table books—or a television, for that matter. You can happily entertain …

The Do-Everything Piece to Make the Most of Your Entryway

For years, I've racked my brain trying to figure out how to organize the shoes that my husband and I take off when we walk through our front door; …

Don't Waste an Inch: Magical Mechanical Solutions to Transform Small Space Storage

Sometimes—okay, most of the time—finding storage in a small space requires us to get crafty. Sure we've all heard of the usual small-space game …

DIY Outdoor Gametable

My favorite time of year is Summer! I love to spend time with my family outside and what better way to spend it than around a cute and fun game …

How to Make Your Polish Last Longer

During sandal season, it’s more important than ever to preserve a perfect pedicure, but the elements are stacked against us. While spending time at …

19 Beauty Products You Need for Sensitive Skin

As every beauty-lovin’ lady knows, there’s a whole wide world of products out there just waiting to be tried, applied, and scrutinized. But amid the hooplah of must-haves, the options for us gals with uber-sensitive skin can be seriously slim pickings. That’s why we <i>love</i> these 19 sensitive skin care …

These Blackout Shades Will Make You Feel Like You Live in a Penthouse

In New York City or London, no less.<p>Sensitive sleepers know blackout shades are a must. But they're not exactly known for being the prettiest accessory — until now. Ukrainian designers at HoleRoll found a way to combine functionality with fun. Seriously, tell us it wouldn't be totally delightful …

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You Know the Old Saying: April Showers Bring A BUNCH OF PUPPIES IN RAINCOATS!!!

Who needs a SAD light when we’ve got these doggos?<p>Whelp, it’s April. And you know what that means: The neverending dance with your weather app where …

Small Living Room? 7 Clever Substitutes for a Coffee Table

In truly tiny apartments, it's not uncommon for renters to forego the traditional coffee table simply to squeeze in a little more seating. An extra …

Cuteness knows no boundaries with new bunny bags for all your small belongings

By keeping these <b>adorable pouches</b> full, you’ll never feel lonely again!<p>We’ve said it before, but we’ll say it many times over, Japan is a land of …

Micro-apartment has clever transforming wall for storage, eating & work

European cities are quite a bit older than those in North America; generally, apartment buildings are more aged and densely packed in, making small …

Transformers: 2 Beijing Houses Packed Full of Space-Maximizing Tricks

[ By SA Rogers in Architecture & Houses & Residential. ]Think you’ve seen it all when it comes to ideas for saving space in small houses and …

How I Finally Broke My Plastic Wrap Habit

After trying out the reusable, beeswax-coated Bee's Wrap for our "Green Your Clean" series, I wondered how easy it would be to make my own …

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DIY Duvet Cover: How to Easily Turn Two Flat Sheets into a Custom Duvet Cover

Duvet covers are a very practical item in the bedroom. They protect the larger (and more expensive) duvets from stains and the like, and duvet covers …

Organizing your home now can make it worth more when you go to sell

It requires a lot of time and energy to maintain an organized home, but the benefits of that labor can pay off, while you’re living in your house and when you’re ready to sell. Real estate agents consistently report that potential buyers don’t overlook a house’s organizational elements and in fact …