Amandeep Bains

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Cool your home without air conditioning

Strategies for chilling out.<p>Air conditioning makes it much easier to work through the summer. In fact, it’s an important tool for public health. But running your AC also increases your utility bill, drives up pollution by forcing power plants to burn more fossil fuels, and makes hot nights even …

Home Improvement

17 Awesome DIY Woodworking Projects ANYONE Can Do – Page 9

16. Wooden Bottle Opener: Man Cave Magic<p>Ladies, there is no better way to say I Love You to your hubby than with this wooden bottle opener. Easy to …

Woodworking

Make Any of These 50+ Healthy, No-Bake Desserts and Everyone Will Ask, "Can I Have the Recipe?"

When turning on your oven is just not happening, whip up one of these healthy no-bake desserts. From vegan to low-carb to low-sugar to gluten-free, we have a recipe for everyone! The no-bake brownies (that taste like chocolate caramel!), low-calorie chocolate cherry ice cream, and frozen chocolate …

Healthy Eating

13 Repair Life Hacks From Our Grandfathers That Are Still Relevant Today

Before the days of the Internet, we turned to our inventive grandfathers for fix-it life hacks since they could easily and quickly solve just about …

DIY

This $46 Wood Dresser Transformation Is Absolutely Stunning

A reader found this old dresser in an alley and knew right away that she'd hit the jackpot. And after hours of scrubbing and sprucing, this dresser …

Dining Rooms

The 2 biggest style mistakes men make with their suits, according to a menswear CEO

"I always hated shopping."<p>Colin Hunter is a man who understands the struggles men face when shopping for clothes. That's why he quit his job as a management consultant to open his own menswear company "from the perspective of a customer who hates to shop."<p>Alton Lane is now in its ninth year of …

Men's Fashion

This is How to Frame a Basement, According to Mike Holmes

A properly finished basement can add value to your home. It also becomes extra livable space – a place for the kids to play, or a favourite space for …

Home Improvement

20 Clever Life Hacks You Wish You’d Thought Of

Everyone knows life can get pretty crazy sometimes, so I’ve compiled a list of 25 life hacks that you can use to make your life just a smidgen easier …

Lifehacks

Slick Corner Painting Tip

Keep tape running straight down a wall<p>Here’s a neat trick I learned from my father-in-law for painting corners where two different colors meet on …

Neat

9 Spots in Your Home That Need SERIOUS Cleaning

Have a few extra minutes? Tackle these messy mainstays you’re likely overlooking.<p>Even if it’s not spring cleaning season, there are probably more …

Cleaning

6 Of The Most Expensive Watches For Men & What Makes Them Special

The Most Expensive Watches Ever Created<p>Good watches are expensive; luxury watches are very expensive. This much we know. This much we expect. But no …

Watches

Water Heater Maintenance: Extend Water Heater Life

A little preventive maintenance keeps the hot water flowing<p>Place a bucket below the discharge pipe and gently lift the lever on the pressure-relief …

Home Improvement

Spicy Lemon Ginger Switchel Recipe

"This haymaker's punch is an old-timey favorite that's basically just a refreshing, palate-cleansing, vinegary, and thirst-quenching sipping drink. …

Recipes

Want to Boost Your Home's Value By More Than $6000? Paint Your Front Door Black

If you're looking to sell your home, you may want to take some advice from the Rolling Stones and paint it black. Just the front door, that is. …

Real Estate

How to Make Pesto like an Italian Grandmother

If you've ever tasted pesto in Italy you know that the pesto here in the United States just isn't the same. I received a lesson in how to make pesto …

Pesto

Selecting the Proper Woodworking Screws for Any Project

When it comes to fasteners, Particle Board screws rule as king in the woodworking realm. Typically, these fastening devices are used to connect one …

17 Vegetarian Grilling Recipes You Need this Summer

You ready for a challenge? This is going to be the summer you're going to diversify your collection of vegetarian grilling recipes. You up for it? If …

Cooking

This Interactive Chart Shows How Your Lifestyle Can Change Your Cancer Risk

If you read a lot of health news, you probably spend an inordinate amount of time worrying about your cancer risk. Will drinking too much coffee give …

40 First-Time Homeowner Pitfalls to Avoid

Be prepared for these common first-time homeowner pitfalls, so you won’t make the same mistakes.<p>According to a recent analysis from CNBC, the biggest …

20 Easy DIY Countertop Tutorials to Revamp Your Kitchen

One of the highest impact kitchen renovation projects you can do is to update an old countertop. It may be an old laminate countertop that’s already …

Escape into the glass rivers and lakes of these beautiful wood tables

1/16<p>River Collection by Greg Klassen<p>If getting lost in a coffee table sounds improbable, you may change your mind once you see these beautiful …

"Special" Roasted Potatoes Recipe

"The secret to these deliciously crusty potatoes is the pre-oven boiling in a salted and seasoned liquid. The potatoes not only absorb flavor and …

Chef John's French Fries Recipe

"I don't think most people realize that any decent French fry needs to be twice fried. The first frying in done at a lower temperature, which softens …

Veggie Burger Recipes That'll Make You A Believer

They're so much better than they used to be.<p>In the dawn of the commercial veggie burger era, it seemed our only options were frozen patties made by the likes of Boca Burger, Gardenburger and MorningStar Farms. Their intentions were good, they didn’t contain meat, and ... well, those are the only …

Drywall Installation

Professional drywall hangers will show you how to install drywall to get the best results.<p>This article walks you through the 'Do's and Don'ts' of …

Home Improvement

Grilled Zucchini & Goat Cheese Roll-Ups

Preparation<p>Heat a gas grill to high. Brush both sides of the zucchini strips with olive oil and season with kosher salt. Put the strips on the grill …

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

This Wall Chart Shows Every Oil Painting Vincent Van Gogh Ever Created

Vincent van Gogh, among other things, was a prolific painter. He created 85 oil paintings of women, 70 of flowers, 42 of wheat fields, and 38 of his …

Just 21 Completely Genius Life Hacks From R/LifeProTips

When buying bedsheets, look for striped ones. It will make it much easier to find the long and short sides.<p>The tips span everything from home & garden and travel to workplaces and food & drink. Here are some of the best life hacks on there that'll make you say "How did I not think to do that?!"<p>"I …

Richemont introduces its new affordable watch brand, Baume

Richemont is on a mission to take the watch industry into the 21st century with their new brand<p>It’s not every day that Richemont, the luxury-goods …