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Sugar industry suppressed health effects study 50 years ago – where do we go from here?

A trip to the grocery store these days can be a daunting task. Knowing whether an item is actually healthy or whether it’s just a sugar-packed …

Anxious sellers in the GTA real-estate market are reviving the ‘reverse offer’

Homeowners who steep in anxiety as their house sits on the real estate market can become intensely motivated to strike a deal. They sense interest from potential buyers: Why else would they return two or three times to gaze out the dining room window or stand in the driveway for lengthy …

Real Estate

Put away the tiller and try earth-friendly sheet mulching for garden beds

There's a growing trend toward less lawn and more plants. Homeowners are creating larger planted beds that incorporate pollinator-friendly native and …

Uses for banana peels: Polish shoes, whiten teeth and more - TODAY.com

While bananas are a consistent grocery store purchase in many households, most of us are probably throwing away a very nutritious and useful part: its peel. These yellow skins are not only amazing as moisturizers and balms, they’re also mighty good to eat! (Yes, you read that right.)<p>Read on to …

Houseplants

Giant Sets: The Best Thing You Aren’t Doing to Gain Muscle and Burn Fat

• Grab a pull-up bar with a grip about one fist outside of you normal pull-up grip width.<br>• If you can’t do these with strict form, use a box or a bench …

Exercise

Stock Tank Pools Are Going to Be All the Rage This Summer

Want one? Here's what you need to do.<p>As the temperatures rise, installing a pool in your backyard probably sounds like a really good idea — until you learn that the average cost of a backyard pool is $20,000 to $30,000. Instead of dropping a ton of cash just to stay cool this summer, you may want …

Landscaping

10 Modern Secretary Desks for Small Spaces

Many of us don't have the luxury of a separate office, and our "private study" also happens to be our living room, bedroom or hallway. For a work …

Living Rooms

8x10 Gable Shed Roof Plans | MyOutdoorPlans | Free Woodworking Plans and Projects, DIY Shed, Wooden Playhouse, Pergola, Bbq

This step by step diy project is about <b>8×10 shed roof plans</b>. This is PART 2 of the small garden shed plans, where I show you how to build the gable …

Rustic Décor that Goes Beyond Weathered Wood

A rustic design style is often used for spaces with high levels of functionality, such as a kitchen, dining room, or bathroom. This is perhaps …

How to Prevent Rust From Ruining Your Car

For those of us who are constantly on a passive hunt for vintage cars and trucks, rust can be an annoyance, a potential deal breaker, and even a killer of classic cars. It can eat away at an automobile’s exterior, weaken structural elements, or just bubble up seemingly at random. Even on newer …

Classic Cars

How to Drive the Nurburgring's Most Famous Corner

You've seen the Karussell before. Now learn how to go around it properly.<p>Hi there. What's up? Nothing? Cool. As a person who's reading this post, it seems you're either a person who clicks on anything that says "Nurburgring," likes learning, or has driven the Nurburgring and has royally screwed it …

Concrete

Prefabricated garden retreat snaps together in less than a week

If your dream garden look like something from a fantasy world, you’ll love this Dragonfly Pavilion built for a backyard in Hoboken, New Jersey. Built …

Design

Prep Stock by Hand – Christopher Schwarz Shows You How

Stock prep by hand might sound like a great workout (and it can be if there’s a lot of it), but it isn’t as hard as you might think – particularly if …

Woodworking

17 Photos That'll Only Make Sense To People Who LOVE To Be Organized

Everything. In. Its. Place.

Laundry Rooms

Mushroom Is the Millennial Pink for Your Home

Here are 10 unique and gorgeous ways to incorporate the elegant color throughout your house.

Home Decorating

What $300,000 buys you in Canada's housing market

A look at the square-footage costs across 30 Canadian cities shows the difference in nationwide home prices<p>Location or space? What are you willing to …

Hydroponic Vegetable Gardening

A hydroponic garden is a fun way to grow your own herbs and vegetables. Hydroponic systems use nutrient-enriched water instead of soil, and have …

Gardening

This Electric Skateboard Is Controlled by a Wii Remote

A second life filled with kickflips.<p>As Nintendo starts to move past the Wii generation and toward the Switch, another console and another era of gaming tech will soon be left behind. But discarded Wii peripherals might just find uses in the most unlikely of places.<p>YouTuber TheRaspberryPiGuy, like …

The Donald Trump agenda (we think): 76 of the president-elect’s campaign promises

<i>Most presidential candidates are careful to not promise too much on the campaign trail. That’s not at all the case for President-elect Donald Trump.</i> …

Sweet Small Kitchen Ideas And Great Kitchen Hacks for DIY Lovers 8

Sweet Small Kitchen Ideas And Great Kitchen Hacks for DIY Lovers 8<p>In relation to your kitchen area, you ought to be specified you have a wonderul …

Surfing's great all-around talents | Adventure Sports Network

There is a very select group of surfers for whom size of the wave really doesn’t matter.<p>These great all-rounders can both shred tiny surf and charge …

Aquatic Sports

Backyard Full Of Weeds - From Weeds To Grass

Having a backyard full of weeds can be a good thing. At least to me is good news, because I know exactly what to do in order to transform a weedy …

Artist Julio Garcia Builds a Light-Filled Shipping Container Home in Savannah

Artist and designer Julio Garcia recently built his own recycled shipping container home in Savannah, Georgia. The printmaker took two 40 ft …

Hilarious "McMansion Hell" Website Tears the Architectural Style Apart With Callouts & Pictures

...while explaining design in layman's terms<p>On one end of the architectural spectrum, you've got the self-important avant garde starchitects who …

Here Are the Secrets to a Long and Healthy Life

Diet is the key to longevity—but also sex, naps, wine, and good friends.<p>In 2012, Dan Buettner set off around the world to answer a question that has obsessed philosophers and doctors since Methuselah: Why do people in some parts of the world live so much longer than others? His travels took him to …

HOW TO AGE BRAND NEW WOOD

Once there was a girl who had no money but needed a table. So she scoured the back alleys of the big city looking for work. She’d wash dishes or …

The Post

Pool Controller

Things used in this project<p><b>Hardware components:</b><p>Raspberry Pi 2 Model B<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from ModMyPi<br>• Buy from CPC<br>• Buy from Adafruit<br>• Buy from Newark Element14<br>• Buy from …

Arduino

10 Landscaping Ideas For Using Stepping Stones In Your Garden

Proper pathways in and around backyards and entry ways are a great way to make sure that your yard stays green and lush while still allowing people …

Landscaping

15 ideas for a designer garden without the price tag

Do you ever look at amazing gardens and wonder how you could get a similar look without the cost of hiring a landscaper? Don't we all!<p>That's why …

Landscaping