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By Tim Bontan, illustrator and typographer based in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Check out more amazing work on his Instagram: http://instagram.com/bijdevleet

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Aged Mercury Glass Candle Holders

I love the aged mercury glass ornaments that Elsie created for Christmas this year. It's such a pretty and rustic-looking effect. I used the same …

Healing Boo-Boo Salve - aka Homemade Natural Neosporin

Nov 01<p>Healing ‘Boo-Boo’ Salve, a.k.a Homemade Natural Neosporin<p>Posted by Crystal <i>//</i> 200 Comments »<p>All of us get ‘boo-boos’. <i>Right?</i> Some of us get them …

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

The Very Best Homemade Natural Ant Killer

The very best DIY natural ant killer recipe that you can make with ingredients you already have at home! This stuff really works!<p>I don’t know about …

DIY Wind Turbine - Renewable Energy

Maybe you reside on a boat, vacation in a remote cabin, or live off-grid like me. Or perhaps you’re just interested in lowering your energy bill. …

Mosquito Repellent Cream: Homemade Repellent in A Moisturizing Cream

This homemade mosquito repellent cream keeps me from having to apply both a moisturizer AND a bug spray. It kills two birds with one stone, and it …

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Plastic Bottle Mosquito Trap

DIY FAUX Live Edge Mirror<p>Beeswax Wrap - Reusable Substitution for Plastic Wrap<p>TerraDome : Mini Tropical Greenhouse With Arduino<p>Starting a Handmade …

East Africa

"How To" Turn a Crappy Table Saw into a Good One

Bending the rule: chalk line division (for roofing)

Roofing

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How to Fix Common Skin and Hair Issues Using Texture Grafting

From a retouching standpoint, there are few things more unpleasant or challenging than dealing with chunks of hair on the face, missing patches of …

The Best Way to Watermark Your Images in Photoshop

Master the Watermark: learn how and when to apply water marks to all of your images using a custom brush in Photoshop so it is easily repeatable.

How to Make Giant Bubbles - it only takes a few ingredients!

<i>How to make giant bubbles. It’s so easy to make GIANT bubbles. It only takes a few ingredients and your kids will love making giant bubbles this</i> …

Top Drawer

Residents of this contemporary home in Koriyama, Japan, squeeze out every cubic inch of storage, courtesy of a centuries-old design concept.<p>In traditional Japanese houses, clever carpenters often combined staircases with storage to maximize living space. This project in Fukushima Prefecture …

Making Way for New Design Possibilities: Lunacrete Translucent Concrete

<b>SOLI Architectural Surfaces</b> launched <b>Lunacrete translucent concrete</b>, a new cutting-edge product that is concrete embedded with light. Lunacrete (a …

A Solar Cabin in Two Weeks for $2,000 - Green Homes

I built my cabin about 15 years ago after a divorce and sudden illness left me homeless and broke. I had inherited a small piece of land from my …

DIY Solar Heating with the Heat Grabber - DIY

<i>You can build this super-simple and super-effective DIY solar heating collector in just one hour!</i><p>Some of the climatologists are predicting that the …

Our Handmade, Off-the-Grid Home - Green Homes

Our Beautiful, $5000 Off-the-Grid Home<p>During the days of skyrocketing interest rates in the late 1980s, my wife, Jane, and I realized that our dream …

DIY Kitchen Makeover | How to Paint Cabinets

This post is for anyone who hates their kitchen cabinets and is thinking of doing a DIY Kitchen Makeover and transforming the cabinets with paint. I …

Shoot In Color, Think In Black & White | Make Your Skies And More Pop

I see in color, but I like to shoot black and white. Strangely, what I’ve found is to improve the color photography, I actually think in black and …

Skill Builder: Permaculture

Mapping your lot is the first step in designing a homestead.<p>Have you ever thought you might like to:<p>Grow, raise, and preserve your own food?<br>• Make observations and do amateur investigations in earth sciences and biology?<br>• Make structures using natural building techniques like cob or straw bale?<br>• Build …

Woodworking

Photoshop Tutorial: How To Add Sun Beams To Your Photo

Our friend Glyn Dewis has been sharing his straightforward and very helpful post-production tutorials with us for a long time. This time he shares …

Tutorials

7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs

<i>Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no</i> …

Solar Panels Made Easy - VERY Easy!

Introduction: Solar Panels Made Easy - VERY Easy!<p>About: I MUST APOLOGIZE TO EVERYONE... My wife retired from the state of Ohio a few years ago. I …

Recycled Solar Power

Carving a Giant Utility Knife (entirely Out of Wood)<p>Restoring a 100 Year Old Vise!<p>Building My Own Butcher Block Kitchen Island<p>PVC Class<p>does anyone …