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Painting Your Garage Floor Is Totally Worth It

A painted garage floor will come in handy when you spill some oil.<p>Garage floors deal with a ton of abuse, from hot tires and dripping oil to sawdust and dirt. It's no surprise that after a couple years, a pristine concrete garage floor can look wrecked. A worthwhile home upgrade is painting your …

Easy Exercise To Relieve Your Lower Back Pain

Back Pain

A Week On The Wrist: The 2016 Rolex Air-King Reference 116900

The Rolex Air-King, for most of its very long history, was the simplest, least expensive Rolex, but also in some ways the purist's Rolex. With no …

Here's How to Shine Your Shoes Like a Pro

You've invested in your footwear. You should also invest in its upkeep.<p><i>Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She'll be here</i> <i>every week</i> <i>helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty?</i> <i>Email her</i><i>.</i><p><b>I had a pair of light brown/beige wingtips repaired and shined recently, but when</b> …

Shoes

14 Cocktails Every Gin Lover Should Know

Because a simple gin and tonic doesn't always cut it.<p>Because a simple gin and tonic doesn't always cut it.

Stateside Style: 26 Made-in-America Items You Need to Know

From denim and sneakers to suits and bags, there's something for every guy's closet.<p>Take a look at your wardrobe. How much is made right here in the U.S.? If the answer doesn't make you proud, then we've got work to do. From footwear and basics to bespoke suits and everyday accessories, there are …

Men's Fashion

The Surprising Secret Ingredient That Makes Chocolate Cakes Irresistible

This oil substitute is your shortcut to one decadent dessert.<p>A Kansas City chef believes he's found the key to what he calls "chocolate nirvana." Hint: It involves a condiment usually reserved for sandwiches.<p>In a recent column for the <i>Kansas City Star</i>, Jasper J. Mirabile, Jr., the second-generation …

Master & Dynamic MH30 headphones: Built to last and sound great

With its forged aluminum ear cups, steel headband and real leather padding, the Master & Dynamic MH30's robust build quality is rare at its price.<p>Let's face it, the majority of headphones in the $300-to-$500 range are mostly made of plastic. Sure, they might have a few metal parts sprinkled here …

Audiophile

3 ways to make sure your resume bullet points will impress recruiters

There’s a lot of advice out there about your resume: Keep it to one page, change your duties to accomplishments, and tailor it to the job you’re applying for—just to name a few. But none of it really goes into what the meat of your resume should be.<p>It all gets especially confusing once you realize …

Employment

How to Quantify Your Resume Bullets (When You Don't Work With Numbers)

You’ve likely heard the advice to add numbers to your resume bullets. It helps recruiters really picture the impact you’ve made in your position, and …

45 quick changes that help your resume get noticed

There is certainly a time and a place for a resume overhaul. Taking a couple hours to really clean up your resume is worth doing before you start a job search, or even just once a year as a tune-up.<p>Related: 7 things you should take off your resume right now<p>But sometimes, you don’t have that kind of …

Employment

9 Pimm’s Cup Recipes to Toast Wimbledon

Much like the Kentucky Derby, Wimbledon is the perfect excuse to trade your PBRs in for some fancy cocktails. So put on your Lacoste, dig out your cocktail shaker and try out these classic summer Pimm’s cup recipes. We rounded up nine of the best ways to enjoy the U.K.’s liquor of choice. Cheers, …

Ginger Mojitos for a Crowd Recipe

In a small saucepan, bring the sugar, water, and ginger to a boil over high heat, stirring to dissolve the sugar, about 5 minutes. Remove from the …

Strawberry-Basil Lemonade Recipe

Ingredients (9)<p>For the strawberry-basil syrup:<p>1 1/2 cups granulated sugar<br>• 1 cup water<br>• 1 pound strawberries, washed, hulled, and sliced 1/2 inch …

Strawberries