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Homemade All-Natural Mosquito Repellent

“Every rose has it’s thorn…” Great song by the band Poison, also a great truth. Even the best and most beautiful things in life are tainted by pain, …

Homemade

5 Money-Saving Garden Hacks To Try This Spring

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Now that those lingering patches of snow have <i>finally</i> melted, you’re probably eager to start digging around in the dirt.<p>But no matter how adept you are at getting blossoms to bloom, there’s one springtime challenge that’s hard to avoid: spending a lot of …

Gardening

5 Clever And Unique Ways To Reuse Old Food Scraps

Image source: casellaorganics.com<p>Most Americans are familiar with the old adage “waste not, want not,” but as a nation we certainly do not follow it. …

Aunty Acid

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Natural Household Cleaner Recipes • The Budget Decorator

If it’s important to you to use fewer toxic chemicals in your home, then the first place you should look to cut back on them is in your cleaner …

13 Problems Easily Solved With Tension Rods

Thanks to their skinny, adjustable shape, theyre super helpful around the house.<p>Thanks to their skinny, adjustable shape, they're super helpful around the house.

Clam, Chard, and Bacon Pizza

To easily roll out chilled store-bought dough, soften it first on a baking sheet set over a bowl of hot water.

Bacon

How to Build a Fabulous DIY Floating Deck

Decks don’t always have to be attached to the house to give you an effective place to gather and entertain. In fact, floating decks, or decks that …

DIY headboard

Cheap Date Night Ideas!

5/13/2013<p>With summer nights approaching you're going to have the urge to get out and enjoy every bit of the warm weather! But nowadays things can be …

10 Amazing Planter Ideas

I have vowed to myself that this year will be different. Let’s get inspired, shall we?<p>I love everything about this photo from Willard and May. The …

What to Do with a Leftover #10 Can (Part 2) / The ReadyBlog

Hopefully you enjoyed part 1 of "What to do with a leftover #10 can." Previously, we showed you how to use your can to create a lantern, candle and …

Breakfast

2X4: Four Ways to Kill Weeds with Everyday Items

Nothing ruins a pristine yard faster than a bunch of crabgrass, but store-bought weed killers can pack a serious chemical punch! This spring, try …

Make your own REVERSIBLE Patio Chair Cushions | Make It and Love It

You have no idea how happy spring makes me. It’s the welcoming committee for summer. It’s proof that warmer weather exists. It encourages new plant …

iPad stand tutorial

This iPad stand, wedge or bean bag is functional as well as decorative. When I made my first iPad bean bag I realised that the item is quite large …

Quick Easy Hose Repair for a Dollar

Ammo Can Solar Power Supply<p>MLAB | LASERCUT RINGBLADES INSPIRED BY NAKIA<p>PVC Class<p>Wow awesome! Even if it gives your hose just a little longer life …

Homemade Garden Bug Spray - Natural Hot Pepper Solution

<b>Late May is the time of year when a garden begins to get a personality.</b> A few weeks ago, we had only a few tiny little plants popping up above the …

Soil Moisture: How to Deal with Too Much and Not Enough

<b>If you live in an area</b> like Western North Carolina, you know we’ve had far too much rain lately. Other areas often get hit by spring flooding, snow …

Gardening

Everything You Need To Know About Adding Solar Panels At Home

<i>Christine Tusher, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Solar-powered homes were a rarity as recently as a decade ago. But a plethora of federal and local tax incentives along with increasing worries about climate change have made them commonplace.<p>Installing solar panels can decrease your household’s carbon footprint …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Trending on TwistedSifter<p>This Amateur Video of the Falcon Heavy Landing is Amazing and the Sound is Unreal<p>75 Years Ago, One of the Best Dance …

Hexagon Deck With Recycled Supplies

Introduction: Hexagon Deck With Recycled Supplies<p>Runner Up in the<br>Green Design Contest<p>View Contest<p>First Prize in the<br>Outdoor Workshop Contest<p>View …

Low-Maintenance Perennial Garden on a Budget!

Shares 466<p>Now, we’re no expert gardeners yet, but for the last 8 years or so, we’ve definitely been interested in learning all we can. The great …

9 Colorful Flowers That Grow in Shade

Love flowers but think your garden doesn't get enough sun? These shade flowers grow happily even without a lot of direct sunlight.<p>These tiny white …

Plants

How to Make Your Own Magnetic Spice Jars

If you are like me, your herbs & spices stay tucked away in the back of your cupboard waiting to be fished out when needed. Well, do I have a …

How To Make a Wall-Mounted Magnetic Spice Rack

We are constantly impressed by the creativity and resourcefulness of our readers. Latest exhibit? This homemade wall-mounted spice rack David created …

Kitchens

Stick 'em Up!- Organizing Spices and Craft Supplies

Stick 'em Up!- Organizing Spices and Craft Supplies<p>Updated on November 8, 2015<p>Organize your Spice Jars with Magnets<p>Making the Most of Your Kitchen …

Woodworking

Field Guide: Cosmos

Cosmos, <i>Cosmos bipinnatus</i>: “Mexican Aster”<p>With their perfectly ordered petals arranged around golden centers, cosmos flowers look a bit like planets …

Build DIY Floating Shelves With Ana White

We could not be more thrilled to introduce Ana from Ana-White.com who’s swinging by with an amazing build-it-yourself project for anyone who’s ever …

How to Build a Compost Bin

Compost bins aid gardeners in making their own compost, so their plants will thrive with unlimited amounts of free organic fertiliser. They are …