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Don’t Glue Anything Without This Handy Reference Chart

For years I wondered why all my beautiful small-scale models kept falling apart. I underestimated the most important factor: adhesive. You can glue almost everything with super glue — but some materials just won’t stay together. Is it possible to glue rubber to glass? Will plastic stick to wood? …

Woodworking

70s Kitchen & Living Room Goes Modern Geometric

When this stylish family moved into their dated, Ballard home, a remodel was quick to ensue. One of the homeowners, being an architect herself, created reimagined versions of the two most-used spaces. The updates would bring the home out of the 70s and into a new era without shag carpets or wooded …

Interior Design

20 kitchen design trends for 2018 you need to know about

What's hot in the world of kitchen design?<p><b>Whether your current layout needs renovating or you simply want to refresh a tired colour scheme, now is</b> …

All Of The Residents In This Connecticut Town Were Just Made Scottish Lords And Ladies

And here's how you can lock down a title of your own.<p>If the tumultuous flurry of royal wedding news has you dreaming of an ennobled existence of your own, it might be time to pick up stakes and move to Scotland — the town of Scotland, CT that is.<p>Typically, it's not easy for folks in the USA to come …

Scotland

Baby Ruth

Our Midcentury styled 450 SF Accessory Structure took us 4 short months to complete. Baby Ruth sports a full bath, polished concrete floors, encaustic cement tile, clawfoot tub, cedar ceilings, metal roof HVAC, and midcentury gems. Located on Ruth Ave in Crestview neighborhood in Austin Tx, our …

Austin

How to Use a Chronograph and Tachymeter on a Wristwatch | The Art of Manliness

In our guide to men’s wristwatches, we discussed “complications” — the various extra features on a watch that go beyond just telling time. Two of the …

Chronographs

Adjustable Taper Jig for Table Saw - Cheap and Easy!

How to Build a DIY Downdraft Table

Today I’m going to show you how to build a DIY Downdraft Sanding Table to help eliminate dust in your shop! This is actually and update to an earlier …

Woodworking

Mid-Century Modern Small Kitchen Design Ideas You’ll Want to Steal

Mid-century modern has never been more popular. And that’s because homeowners and renters want a modern style that’s also warm and full of …

Mid-Century modern

15 small bathrooms that you MUST see before renovating yours!

A small bathroom need not always translate into dark, shabby & cramped space. It is an intimate space where we refresh ourselves & get ready for the …

Interior Design

We’ve Found the Tiny Home of Our Dreams (and It’s for Sale!)

The location alone would make us swoon. Set on a western-facing clifftop on Washington’s San Juan Island and surrounded by rugged vegetation, this …

Pacific Northwest

7 stylish garden outbuildings to consider

Whether you need a spot of extra seating in your garden or could really use some more storage, a garden outbuilding is a fantastic way to get …

8 Smart Ways to Create a Pantry in Even the Tiniest Kitchen

As much as you try to declutter, you still need to stock a certain amount of stuff in your kitchen — flour, pasta, beans, cereal, and sugar, for …

Stuyvesant Townhouse

How do you give new life to an old house? This is the question we had in mind when we started the design for a hundred-year-old limestone townhouse in the Stuyvesant Heights landmark district. The design strives to maintain the historic character of the house while accommodating a modern lifestyle. …

Architecture

Woodworking Tips and Tricks / 5 Hacks for Clamps

Hacking

Cutting Rabbet Joints On A Table Saw | Skill Builders

1. Overlap Rabbet<p>An overlap rabbet joint consists of one rabbet with a tongue that’s long enough to cover the thickness of the mating part. It’s a …

Make Cabinets the Easy Way

Okay, let’s hear ’em—your excuses for not making those cabinets you could use everywhere from your kitchen to your workshop: “Oooh, they have doors.” …

Woodworking

Forget the adapter: How to install a USB outlet in 9 steps

If your connected home is anything like ours, it’s littered with USB chargers, backup batteries, and other powered items. If only your electrical …

Make this Box Joint Jig in Minutes! | STEP IT UP

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Ultimate list of table saw jigs

If you have ever been using your table saw and thought that there has to be some way to make the job at hand easier, you are probably right. A table …

Woodworking

Video: Sturdy Drawer Joint on a Table Saw

The dovetail is the drawer joint of choice in many a classic drawer, but for a more mechanized world, the drawer joint of choice is often the …

Woodworking

How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays

In the most of kitchens, the <b>storage space</b> under the sink is unuseful because of the dark and dingy. Often, not being sure what is there becomes a …

Woodworking

Midcentury gem with party room wants $425K

The Glenbrook Valley, Houston, home has only had three owners<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Houston, Texas<p><b>Price:</b> $425,000<p>A wonderfully …

Top tips for creating a cozy bathroom

If you've never considered a cozy aesthetic for your bathroom before, prepare to do so now! When you think about the things you do in your bathroom, …

Midcentury lakefront house, beautifully restored, asks $475K

Russell Barr Williamson, an associate of Frank Lloyd Wright, designed the home in 1954<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Beaver Dam,</b> …

Paseo Ferrelo

This 3,000-square-foot ultramodern home is situated in Santa Barbara’s coveted Riviera neighborhood, adjacent to a large, natural ravine fraught with mature oak trees. Architect Dan Weber completely remodeled and reimagined the original 1950’s mid-century modern home, and brought new life to the …

6 midcentury living rooms to inspire your decorating scheme

Don’t let these gorgeous settings discourage you from achieving the look of your dreams<p>It would not be an understatement to declare that the midcentury modern aesthetic is here to stay. From homes to restaurants to retail outlets, that minimalist, often Scandinavian look can be found everywhere …

Luno Record & Whiskey Console

With a beautiful Mid Century inspired design, the Luno EGB2 is a timely update of the classic record console of the 50s and 60s. Crafted from …

The Biggest Decor Trends The Year You Were Born

Virtually untouched midcentury overlooking the San Diego Bay will ask $2.5M

That view and location don’t come cheap<p>Lit like a Philip-Lorca diCorcia photograph, these listing photos for a 1952-built home in San Diego enhance its frozen-in-time quality and imbue it with an eeriness that’s nonetheless bewitching.<p>Details are slim, but the seemingly untouched-for-years abode …