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Disaster Prep: The 10 Things You Should Absolutely Have In A Go Bag

You can put these items together for under $100. They could save your life.<p>My family recently survived hurricane Irma, then Maria on St. Thomas, USVI. Last week, I was sitting on my couch when we experienced a small earthquake in my home of Los Angeles.<p>I'm not the only one with disaster prep on my …

Los Angeles

19 tips to prepare for a natural disaster

A DIY Contraption for Height-Adjustable Drill Press Outfeed Support

Tell me if you've been in this situation:<p>1. You need to put holes in a very long workpiece using your drill press.<p>2. You find clamping the piece to …

The Smart Way to "Bulk Shop" When You Live in a Small Space

Shopping in bulk is a great way to save money, but when you live in a small space, it's hard to find a spot to stash that platoon-sized palette of …

Create your own air conditioning unit with this summer staple

Bradford

The World's Most Beautiful Built-In Bookcases

Bookcases are always beautiful, because they're full of books. But this post is devoted to bookshelves that are especially beautiful, and the shelves …

Man Reveals How to Build Your Own Futuristic “Magic Mirror” in Helpful DIY

You’re probably familiar with the famous phrase, “Mirror, mirror, on the wall…” Uttered by the Evil Queen in <i>Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs</i>, the line prompts a face to appear within the reflective surface and speak to her. The iconic scene, with its striking visual, has continually intrigued us; …

LED Lighting

Bed Nooks: The Architectural Womb We Never Want to Leave

(Image credit: Dwell)<p>What's more exciting than a well-dressed bed? How about a well-dressed bed tucked into a cozy nook? You might have to do a …

New at IKEA: Multifunctional Furniture Lines Coming in April

IKEA is already one of our go-to retailers for smart small space solutions, and the new collections they have in store for us are only going to …

IKEA Storage Hacks for Homes That Need an Extra Closet

When space is tight and money's even tighter, IKEA is our happy place. Browsing the $30 wheeled carts and the $10 towel racks (both spotted above), …

10 Best Wall-Mounted Cabinets & Nightstands

One space-saving secret we see utilized in small homes again and again is to elevate your furniture. This levitation act not only tricks the eye by …

Amazing kitchen storage ideas for a truly organized space

Getting your home organized and running like a well-oiled machine can seem like a mission doomed to failure, but if you take it one room at a time, …

10 Emergencies Every Homeowner Should Know How to Handle

It’s a law of nature and of home-owning: whatever can go wrong, eventually will. With a bit of preparedness and forethought, though, damage from …

Emko's Circular Hideaway Desk and Storage Cabinet

The Pill is an all round success<p>When it comes to space efficiency, it doesn't make much sense to choose a circle as the shape of a cabinet or a …

Furniture

Top 10 Green Home Improvements Plus Their Costs – DIY Green Living Ideas

In today’s fractured world it is next to impossible to find one thing on which everyone agrees, but Eco-friendly home improvement choices are one of …

Home Improvement

The 21 Best IKEA Hacks of 2016

In 2016, inventive DIYers around the Web showed us that you no longer have to hit the showroom floor to snag showstopping furniture and accents for …

IKEA

10 of the best clothes storage ideas you've ever seen

There's no harm in admitting that you love clothes, we all do, so why not treat yourself to some amazing storage for yours? Whether you have space …

Storage Ideas

Top 15 clever wall storage ideas for compact city homes

City dwellers are investing more in quality, long-lasting design as we continue to make our space-starved homes work harder than ever.<p>Flexible and …

10 Awesome Woodworking Projects for Every Skill Level

From novice to advanced, these woodworking projects will challenge and delight.<p>Woodworking is an amazing hobby—as well as vocation, that can last a lifetime. These 10 woodworking projects are straight from our editors, and are accessible to woodworkers of all skill levels. Most projects include …

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The five essential rules for homebuying

<i>The truth is that money can be difficult to talk about and many financial issues are complicated to tackle. That's why Chase and Vox Creative created</i> …

How to Squeeze a Home Office Into a Small Space: 7 Tips | Inc.com

There are a million and one tips out there on designing a functional and fun home office, but for some folks all those articles spark more envy than inspiration. Have a spare attic or loft? asks one such piece. Ha, these people respond. In my tiny apartment, I barely have space for another pair of …

Storage Ottoman Plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy woodworking project is about <b>storage ottoman plans</b>. If you want to learn more about building a nice storage ottoman, we …

8 smart storage solutions for your compact home

Clever storage is an essential part of setting up a compact home. Good storage will help keep the main walkways clear, give everything its proper …

47 Smart Ways To Hide Mess And Household Eyesores

Every home has lots of eye sores that may spoil the whole look. I’d like to share some super easy and cool life hacks that will help you to cover …

Wall Art

A One Size Fits All DIY Drawer Organizer Tutorial

We all know that the kitchen tool drawer can get messy fast. Housing everything from uni-tasking gadgets to everyday workhorses like cooking spoons, …