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The Lazy Chef's Guide to Grilling: 20 Tools That Make Barbecuing Way Easier

Tired of slaving over a hot grill?<p>I love me a barbecue. The music is blaring, the beer is flowing, and the smell of a fired-up grill makes me …

Building your own gaming PC is incredibly rewarding — here’s what you’ll need

For me, I simply prefer the trusty keyboard and mouse, and I can't get used to controllers for first-person-shooter games. Plus, games can look better on PC than they do on consoles, and you can use it as a computer for work, or whatever else.<p>For those looking for ideas on what parts to get, I've …

Computer Hardware

Home Improvements You Can Refresh Your Space With

No matter how much time and effort you put into the design and décor of your home, there will always be room for improvement. Each space and each …

Don't Stress: Here are 21 Gift Ideas to Show Your Best Friend You Care

Your best friend has been there with you through it all—the devastating breakups, the big promotions, and everything in between. The holidays mean …

Best Men’s Ski Goggles 2018

In order to make the cut for our list of best men’s ski goggles this season, we’re looking for goggles packed with new tech. UV coated spherical …

Skiing

Stop Everything Right Now And Make These BBQ Pulled Pork Fries

Pulled pork to the next level.<p>Serves 4-6<p>8 medium russet potatoes<p>2 pounds pork shoulder<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 tablespoon salt<p>1 tablespoon pepper<p>2 cups barbecue sauce<p>½ red onion, sliced<p>1 cup shredded pepper jack<p>½ cup scallions, sliced<p>1 cup shredded cheddar<p>½ cup sour cream<p>Preheat oven to 425° …

Shout Hallelujah Potato Salad & 5 Other Amazing Sides for Barbecue

Warmer weather means... barbecue season! I don't know about you, but it never officially feels like summer until the kickoff backyard BBQ bash. Since …

Veggie Burgers Let You Say, 'Make Mine Meatless'

Have you ever been at a cookout, munching on your perfectly grilled hamburger, feeling sorry for your meat-eschewing friends who have to settle for …

The best long-distance cycle routes

Bikepacking with Restrap Bags

Bikepacking

York Cycle Stop, North Yorkshire

A glampsite designed for cyclists, making the ideal base to explore Yorkshire’s extensive network of cycling routes<p>“Which country hosts the world's …

Know Your Rear Derailleur

Few of us really appreciate how hardworking and integral the rear derailleur is until it stops functioning perfectly. Then you’re stuck with, at best, an imprecise and clattery ride. So the next time you climb with little—well, a little less—effort, give a nod to this marvel of engineering. Here’s …

Bike Maintenance Schedule

It occurred to us that those folks who are new to the sport of triathlon or cycling might have no clue how often to perform maintenance on their …

Tool Envy

Four Kits That Will Make Home Mechanics Drool<p><i>Words by Ryan Palmer<br>Photos by Anthony Smith</i><p><b>PARK ADVANCED MECHANIC TOOL KIT $330 | PARKTOOL.COM</b><p>THE BLUE …

Home Workshop Series – Part 1: How To Build A Home Workshop To Match Your Skills

As a cycling enthusiast, once you venture into the realm of owning more than a few bikes, it usually becomes time to work on them yourself. In this …

Home Workshop Series – Part 3: Basic Tools & Kits To Start Working On Your Bike

Now, we start to dig into tools. Probably the most needed item in your home workshop, and the most common first purchase, a good set of common tools …

Technical FAQ: Shifting problems and cog spacing

Good shifting is only as good as how a drivetrain is set up, as one reader discovered. Photo: Caley Fretz | VeloNews.comDiagnosing a mysterious …

Peaks Coaching: Eight Tips for Better Mountain Biking

<i>by Brig Brandt, Peaks Coaching Group Elite/Master Coach</i><p>1. Invest in good tires.<p>I highly recommend a good, fresh pair of tires to mount up on race …

How to Fit Yourself on a Mountain Bike Like a PRO

So, you’re planning on purchasing or assembling your dream bike for the upcoming MTB season. What size should you choose? How long of a stem do you …

Mountain Biking

Mountain Bike Spring Cleaning, Part 1: Washing and Fork Maintenance

So you did the unthinkable and forgot to clean up your bike for the coming riding season. Now youre stuck, and the shops are all backed up for …

Cleaning

How to Install and Adjust Your Front Derailleur

Hi folks – in this article I am going to tell you how to install, set up, and adjust both 3×10 and 2×10 front derailleurs (though most of this will …

Woodworking

The Easy Way to Remove Bike Grease Stains Bicycling

Getting grease on your clothing—be it lycra in-ride, or commuting attire as you’re pedaling to work—is a huge bummer. But it doesn’t have to mean goodbye: Most of the time, your clothing is salvageable.<p>There isn’t one specific product to recommend as a magic bullet to remove grease stains, explains …

How to Adjust Shimano Rear Derailleurs

How to Choose the Best MTB Handlebars: A Buyer's Guide

Many mountain bikers don’t give a lot of thought to handlebars; after all, bars don’t have any moving parts and they all basically function the same …

Mountain Biking