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Convertible Miter Saw Station Plans

A huge work surface when you need it, compact storage when you don't<p>One will form the top of the cabinet and another will form the bottom. The two …

Woodworking

Recipe: Easy Blender Lemon Curd — Recipes from The Kitchn

Ridiculously creamy, light-bodied lemon curd that comes from a high-speed blender seems too good to be true, right? Since this custard-like curd is …

Double sided HEMNES shoe storage

Take 2 Hemnes shoe cabinet from IKEA.Photo: IKEA.comCut the feet. Place them back to back.Remove the top.Then replace the top with a piece of wood of …

Get Your Garage Organized: What to Keep and What to Toss

Your garage is guaranteed to be the messiest place in the house —a place to ferret away junk and keep closed and off-limits when company comes over. …

The Top 10 IKEA hacks of 2016

It took some time but it’s here, my list of the top 10 IKEA hacks of 2016. I think there’s something for everyone on the list. Three hacks for …

Bathroom decorating ideas inspiration patterned tiles vintage mid century

Images: Design Soda<p>Bathrooms are one of the lushest things when they are done, nightmares whilst they are happening, and more expensive than I’d ever …

This DIY Floating Workbench Folds Into Place When It's Time to Work, Away When You're Done

Reader lookitsash saw this floating, wall-mounted workbench from a few years ago and decided to improve on its design in his own home. He did, and …

Woodworking

The Proper Way to Finish Surfacing Wood Furniture

One of the appealing things about crafting a piece of furniture from wood is that it already has a pleasant color and texture. You might not want to …

How to Quit Wasting Time on the Internet | The Art of Manliness

<i>9 pm. A college campus in the Midwest. Rob sits down to study. His inner monologue:</i><p>Okay, time to hit the books. I’m really going to get crap done …

TRONE Up Like a Grown Up!

<b>IKEA Item Hacked:</b> Trones Shoe/Storage CabinetThe Trones storage system is genius: It’s small-space-friendly. It’s roomy. It’s efficient. …

DIY Toddler Activity Board | The Art of Manliness

When it came time for my wife and I to get our son Graham his first birthday present, we were having a hard time coming up with ideas. What he likes …

Woodworking

How to Perform a Clean Installation of macOS Sierra

macOS Sierra is Apple's latest desktop operating system, which succeeds OS X El Capitan and adopts a new name to bring it in line with iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. The OS will come pre-installed on all new Macs once current stock is depleted and is a free download for existing Mac owners.<p>The main new …

How to Build a Weightlifting Platform | The Art of Manliness

It’s been exactly a year since I started working out in my garage gym and I absolutely love it. Going to the gym is just a trip to my garage and I …

This One-Room Library & Guest House Is Where We Want to Spend the Winter

(Image credit: Jason Koxvold via Dezeen)<p>Located in upstate New York, this one-room library-slash-guest house is <i>exactly</i> where we want to spend the …

The Best Paper Airplane: How to Make a Paper Airplane | The Art of Manliness

There are many skills fathers should pass on to their children: how to ride a bike, how to skip a stone, and of course, how to make a paper airplane. …

Make a Decadent, Protein-Packed Chocolate Pudding with an Avocado

When I think of chocolate pudding, I usually think of powdered mix, goop in portable, little containers, or tons of whisking and stirring. But not …

How to Slow Down and Speed Up Time | The Art of Manliness

As we now approach the sunset of the summer season, take a look back on the last few months. Does it seem like your summer lasted forever, that it …

How To Make Your Own Lemon Dust Cloths

<i>Welcome to Kate, who's trying out for a spot on our editorial team. Enjoy!</i><p>Who knew dust cloths could be so pretty? I found this tutorial in A Guide …

Lifehacker Pack for iPhone: Our List of the Essential iPhone Apps

The iPhone has the largest selection of apps on the mobile side, but that means it’s also the most frustrating to find what’s worthwhile. So we’re …

How to Create Your Own iOS Apps and Extensions with Workflow

Workflow's a new app for iOS where you can create your own little micro apps that can instantly search for directions home, find the nearest pizza …

Apps

2 Ways to Make Kid #2 a Smooth Transition | The Art of Manliness

Having your first kid is a huge adjustment. A baby bomb drops from the sky, or at least a gurney, and explodes your old routines and way of being in …

Living Big In A 30 SQM Apartment – A Creative Design Approach

By most standards, 30 square meters of space (which is 322 square feet) is not a lot and usually not enough for a comfortable home that has …

Podcast: How to Be Productive Every Day | The Art of Manliness

We’ve all had those days where everything seems to go just right. We set goals for ourselves and we accomplish them. Instead of frittering away our …

How to Decorate a Man Room | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Jayson Franklin and Morgan Gagne of Manly Vintage.</i><p>There’s a good chance the first interior decorator was a …

Clean Windows and Keep Them Streak-Free With the "Blue Rain" Method

Cleaning windows is a pain, especially if you live somewhere that gets a lot of rain. The “Blue Rain” window cleaning method will keep your windows …

Cleaning

Want to be more productive? Don’t go paperless.

Brick-and-mortar bookstores are closing their doors. Libraries lend out e-books. Receipts are emailed or texted. Bank statements are sent …

How To Make Thai Iced Tea: The Video

<b>Boil the water:</b> Bring the water to a boil in a medium saucepan.<p><b>Steep the tea:</b> Remove the pan from the heat. Place the tea bags, star anise, and …

Why You Shouldn't Worry So Much About Being a 'Perfect' Mother

Even armed with a Ph.D. in developmental psychology, I remember the frightening first moments after bringing my newborn daughter home from the …

Parenting

You Don't Need Baby Cereal to Start Your Child on Solid Food

Many parents, grandparents, and baby food companies have locked on to the idea that babies should start with cereal. Pediatricians once pushed it …

Little Life Savers: Clever IKEA Hacks for Small Spaces

We love seeing the clever ways that people have taken IKEA products and either put them to new uses or made them into something different entirely — …