Chad Gravell

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Cheapest DIY Rain Barrel (that works better than most) - Urban Backyard Greenhouse

So I found a way to build an effective rain collection barrel for around $40. All parts were purchased at the local Ace Hardware store.<p>I used a trash …

How to Make a Wooden Viking-Style Beer Mug

Flanders, Belgium designer bricobart of Yak-Proof demonstrates how to make a Viking-style beer mug out of wood in his step-by-step Instructables …

How to Make a Fire Tornado

NightHawkInLight demonstrates how to make a fire tornado using cotton, alcohol, and a waste basket in this video. He also experiments with a …

Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. ATV

Whether you're outfitting your local militia, or you just need the kind of vehicle that will stand up to some <i>serious</i> punishment, you need the Polaris …

How to Heat Your Room for 15 Cents a Day

Wanting to cut costs on the energy bill, especially now that temperatures are dropping for the season? Economics may be one reason to seek more …

Beautiful D&D Maps Recount Days of Adventure

I’ve been admiring Jason Thompson‘s beautiful D&D maps that he drew for various classic roleplaying adventures. His sendup of A1: Slave Pits of the Undercity shows a redrawn version of the main dungeon map of the adventure, with each room illustrated to reflect the monsters, traps, and treasure …

A Double-Duty Solar Solution: How to Build a Solar Water Heater - DIY

This simple solar water heater provides both domestic hot water and space heating. You can adjust the size and design to meet the needs of your home. …

Home Improvement

Bed Fan with Wireless Remote

Too hot for you under the sheets? Cool off with a Bed Fan with Wireless Remote. Stop kicking the sheets off in the middle of the night. This fan …

Garb: Sleeper Agent

Look good — wherever you're stationed.<p>TAD Stealth Hoodie LT ($475). TAD Flux Hoodie ($170). TAD Force 10 RS Cargo Pant ($119). TAD OP1 Pouch …

Ring Clock

Whether you're averse to wearing things on your wrist, or you're just looking for an interesting way to start a conversation at parties, the Ring …

Roundup: 10 DIY Projects Using Plumbing Pipe

Usually we think of using a pipe for plumbing... but there are so many other ways to use this sturdy material that don't have anything to do with …

Eye Candy: Tile Shop Showroom Tour

Even if you buy all your tile and tiling needs at a big box store, do yourself a favor and visit a dedicated tile shop before your next project. Good …

Sunrise Alarm Clock - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Waking up gradually is a great way to start your day. There are two methods that are normally done to do this sound and light. I often set my phone …

10 Landscaping Secrets From the Pros

Smart landscaping can add interest to your lawn and boost your curb appeal. But you don't need to break the bank to make a big impression. Use these professional tips to add color, texture, functionality, and points of interest to your landscape.<p>Smart landscaping can add interest to your lawn and …

Landscaping

9 DIY Concrete Projects to Try this Weekend

Have you ever worked with concrete before? It sounds like a material fit only for hardcore DIYers, but honestly it's much easier to use than you …

Universal Docking Station Holds All Your Cords

Hold all of your cords in one neat place with this Universal Docking and Charging Station. This oak plywood charging station holds up to 8 different …

Bed Risers with USB Power Strip

Every college student and space-starved home dweller knows that the easiest way to make more storage space in a bedroom is with a set of bed risers …

11 DIY Outdoor Mood Lighting Projects

This season feels made for hosting outdoor dinner parties and relaxing under the trees of your own backyard, especially once the sun goes down. And …

Brick House

The other side of the living room needed something large. A statement piece I think real designers would call it. Well, I fell in love with the …

DIY Hacks & How To's: Pocket Sized Power Supply

The Prohibition Kit

Designed by Francesco Morackini, the Prohibition kit is composed of four perfectly legal objects: a watering can, a fondue stove, a cooking pot, and a fruit bowl. But once combined together, they create a still to produce your own homemade schnaps.<p>Distilling alcohol without a license is illegal in …

A Few Cool Wedding Rings

Who ever said that wedding rings need to be boring or frilly? Or *gasp* non-functional? Easy there Ron Swanson, check out this trio of cool rings we …

James Stoklund's Playful Tableware

Inspired by Lucky Luke, a Belgian comic book series set in the American Old West, James Stoklund's tableware set is ready to serve amusement along …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Sneaker of the Week<p>Everything you need to know to cop the latest sneaker from Nike and Virgil Abloh.<p>By Jake Woolf22 hours agoView More<p>What She …

Stout Magnetic Bottle Opener

Posted in Food<p>Kickstarter has quickly become a mecca for innovative bottle opener designs, and the Stout Bottle Opener is the latest project to get …

Wine Cell Bottle Holder

Wine Cell by Danish design studio Fiduz, is a completely new and innovative way to store your wine bottles on a wall. You can place wine bottles …

Design

ST-13I CO² INFLATOR / MINI TOOL

The ST-13I CO2 Inflator / Mini Tool may be the last tool that you and your bike ever need. With a durable full metal body and a total of 13 functions …

Carbon Dioxide