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Escape the stresses of city life with the off-grid “Into the Wild” cabin

Slovakian architecture studio Ark Shelter has recently unveiled the latest iteration of its beautiful Ark Shelter—a tiny, self-sufficient unit that …

Off-grid

How to Make a Desk with Hidden Wireless Charging

Which Uses More Water: Taking a Shower or a Bath?

If you’re trying to save money, which bathing option uses more water? How can you tell?<p>Comparing a shower to a bath is like comparing apples to …

Bathtubs

Homeowners Raise the Bar on ‘Poolscapes’

Offering all the amenities of a world-class resort and all the kick-off-your-shoes comforts of home, poolscapes are blending the lines between the …

Swimming Pools

These Guys in Maine Make $40,000 Hot Tubs and $89 Rulers (Yes, Rulers) | Inc.com

<i>Editor's note: This tour of small businesses across the country highlights the imagination, diversity, and resilience of American enterprise.</i><p>In a converted seaplane hangar on the southern cove of Lake Wesserunsett, eight people render products of elegant simplicity from the red birch, cherry, and …

Entrepreneurship

Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build A Folding Adirondack Chair

Start relaxing at your happy place and make this folding version of the classic outdoor lounge chair in one day.<p>The chair? It’s an Adirondack chair, …

Build a DIY iPad Stand and Enjoy Movies in Bed

Get that screen off your chest.<p>Watching a tablet or iPad in bed is a nice way to wind down, but holding a screen on your chest is awkward and annoying. You can build this tablet holder and nightstand with less than $30 in materials and using only three tools.<p>Homemade Modern has a knack for building …

This Paver Patio Base Will Save Your Back

Plastic panels eliminate TONS of labor.<p><b>Pavers:</b> The top layer will be the pavers of your choice.<p><b>Paver Base Panel:</b> Lightweight panels spread the load …

How to Save Money on Your Electricity and Water Bills

While you want to be comfortable in your home, it’s possible to achieve this goal while also saving money. Making small adjustments that you will …

Keep It Cool with These 16 Gorgeous Modern Ceiling Fans

Though traditionally they’ve been eyesores, a ceiling fan is one of the most energy-efficient ways to keep your room cool. Luckily, things have …

Great Pergola Plans Give The Start For New Outdoor Projects

In case you’re not familiar with the specificities of this term, we’ll quickly go over the basic definition elements of a pergola. A pergola is a …

Landscaping

50 Spectacular Swimming Pool Waterfalls and Water Features

01 of 51<p>Make a Splash With the Right Type of Feature<p>Water in motion engages our senses; It's beautiful to look at, relaxing to hear, thrilling to …

Subway tiles: classic way to inject an urban look into your home

Originally so called because they were first introduced as standard wall surface cover in New York subway train stations in the early 1900s, subway …

3 stacked shipping containers create a diving tower in Denmark

Sweco Architects just transformed an old ferry port in Denmark into a fantastic water recreation spot. To keep the Water Sports Center Halsskov …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 14<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

10 Extraordinary Watches Unveiled in 2017

Keeping track of time isn’t the most exciting or pleasant activities; we’re all getting older, with every day that goes by, and that’s not really a …

Watches

Using Your Suggestions to Improve the Miter Saw Station

Camp Weathered Teardrop Rentals

Teardrop Trailers are camping trailers that perfectly blend modern-day comforts with retro styling. If you dream of experiencing the charm, ease, and …

32 Stylish Interiors All Men Will Love

If you follow our Instagram @stylishmanmag, you know we have an obsession with stylish and masculine interiors. We regularly feature lofts, bathrooms …

Best Health Tech Gadgets 2018

Whether you’re just a little health-conscious, a complete fitness fanatic or simply looking for something to aid you getting back in shape, I’ve put together a list of my favorite health-related gadgets to help you get there and feel your best for the year ahead.<p>Here are the best health tech …

Stunning Glass and Concrete Ocean Sculptures

From the simplest materials, like concrete and glass, New Zealand-based artist Ben Young designs stunning ocean like sculptures. His work is close to …

Here's What Bitcoin's Smartest Skeptics are Telling Investors

Bitcoin continues one of the most dramatic price runups of any asset in living memory, posting prices above $11,800 this morning after starting the …

This Yacht with the Most Toys Wins

CRN’s 282-foot explorer yacht was designed around a very unusual concept—how many toys it can carry.<p>Designing a 282-foot expedition yacht around the …

Robert A.M. Stern's Sole Residence in Colorado Hits the Market Photos

Photo: Courtesy of Douglas Elliman<p>Ever dreamed of living in a home by one of today's greatest architects? Well, now is your chance—for a cool $12 million. Douglas Elliman has just listed 360 S. Starwood Drive in tony Aspen, Colorado, the sole project Robert A.M. Stern completed in the state. The …

How To Build A DIY Mobile Workbench With Shelves

Hi friends! I’m so excited to share my latest project with you: my new and improved DIY mobile workbench with shelves! If you recall, my old …

A Furniture Craftsman's Incredible Design for a Transforming, Six-Function Shop Cart

Timothy Wilmot's MFSC Table took three years to design<p>This creation here is a marvel of ultra-functional design.<p>Belgium-based furniture maker Timothy …

Woodworking

Bombproof Shop Storage - Modular Miter Saw Station Base

Customise your home with this adaptable furniture

Making Wood Shaping Files