Ruth Campoverde

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A Potato Salad That Gets (& Deserves) Your Attention

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought—and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually want to eat.</i><p><i>Today: The recipe you need to transform potato salad from obligatory barbecue guest into</i> …

How to Refresh Your Clothes Without Throwing Them in the Wash

We get it; people like clean clothes. But tossing your togs into the washing machine isn’t always necessary. To combat that “not so fresh” feeling …

45 Brilliant Cleaning Tricks for Every Occasion That Really Work

There’s nothing better than a spotless house. But, to tell the truth, for many of us cleaning our house is not on our list of our favorite ways to …

DIY Simple Maintenance

If you have never cracked into your bike, it can be extremely intimidating. Even tasks like basic maintenance can be daunting, but with the help of …

7 Homemade Cleaners That Will Save You a Trip to the Store

I don’t care if it’s spring or not, if my home needs cleaning, I’m going to clean it. But to be honest, I always get a bit nervous when I’m using …

How to create a magical miniature garden that will add a touch of coziness to any home

A terrarium is a miniature garden grown inside a covered glass or plastic container. It is extremely easy to take care of and is an ideal choice for …

How to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets Like a Pro

If you’re like most people, your cabinets take up the most visible space in your kitchen. That’s great when they’re in good shape; but if they aren’t …

Renewable Energy As A Source of Power

Renewable energy from natural resources offers a way out from dependence on oil and coal to power our homes. In fact, due to advancing technological …

Renewable Energy

How to Make 20 of Your Favorite Candies at Home

Whether you’re spending this Halloween trick-or-treating or not, there’s one thing that’ll be on everyone’s mind come the night of October 31st: candy! While we might not be able to score a pillowcase full of it anymore (at least not for free), we can bust out our apron and make grown-up versions …

Dessert

40 Easy DIYs That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Home

Going through a home renovation is actually the worst. Time to take matters into your own hands.

How to Build a Custom Built-In Using Stock Shelving

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>How To | More in Cabinets<p>How to Build a Custom Built-In Using Stock …

How to Build a Potting Bench from Reclaimed Wood and Old Windows

Shares 207<p>Hi Remodelaholics! It’s LZ from The Summery Umbrella, and I am very excited to show you how to create another reclaimed wood project. If …

Homemade Chocolate Coffee Exfoliants : DIY face scrub

Exfoliation is a key part of any skin care regime, which you can do with this DIY face scrub. Although exfoliating is important any time of the year, …

DIY Plywood Daybed

Lately I’ve been all over the place when trying to decide room arrangements in our house. I’ll come up with a plan and think <i>perfect</i>, and then the …

Woodworking

Good Morning Yoga Sequence

Yoga

Household Repairs You Can Totally Handle Yourself

Ah, the joys of owning a home: wonky doors, stuck windows. These projects are annoying, but all too easy to ignore in favour of the big stuff -- but …

How to Incorporate Solar Solutions Into Your Life

It may be 93 million miles away, but the power of the sun is so strong you can feel it when you walk outside. The sun provides energy that is cheap, …

THE FALSE TRUTH On The “12 Best Plants” To Improve Indoor Air Quality

If you have ever been worried that there are too many environmental contaminants in your home or office, there is a simple, safe solution to this …

DIY Coconut Lime Salt Scrub

I love making homemade scrubs all year long but it seems like I really get into them in the spring and summer. Something about showing a little extra …

How To Install a Lockset

The process of installing a Lockset varies based on the materials you are presented with, if you have a door and door frame already prepared to …

3 DIY Herb Gardens You'll Want to Grow

You don't need a ton of space to give your green thumb some exercise! Get growing with these small-space (read: apartment-friendly!) herb garden solutions, handpicked by the editors of our little-sister site, TheSnug.com!<p><b>Tension Rod and S-Hooks</b><p>Got a window? Then you've got an herb garden. Take this …

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