Jim Crozier

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The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

There's no shortage of tutorials about painting furniture online. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and …

DIY Table Lamp from Ribbon Spools

Learn how to make a DIY table lamp – out of old ribbon spools! You can use this tutorial to make a lamp out of anything. It’s easy and you don’t have …

8 Ways to Patch Drywall

When it comes to drywall, knowledge is power. Check out these variations on patching walls.<p>A lot of people understandably have a love/hate …

Home Improvement

Jalapeno popper macaroni and cheese: A childhood favorite grows up

Our picky-eating 10-year-old daughter's favorite food is macaroni and cheese. Except there's one critical caveat. It must come from a blue box. A …

Charred Cauliflower with Garlic Tahini Sauce

1. Place a few inches of water in a large saucepot, then insert a steamer basket. Bring to a boil and then add the whole cauliflower head. Reduce …

Recipes

BA's Best Lasagna

8+ servings<p>Why in the world would we tell you to make meatballs, brown them, and then break them into pieces—for a ragù? Sounds crazy, but it’s the best way we found to sear a big batch of meat without overcooking it. This MeatballMethod™ yields deep color (a.k.a. flavor) along with tender meat. If …

VIDEO: How to Remove White Rings & Haze From Finishes and Furniture

There’s nothing quite as annoying as having a cherished piece of furniture that ends up with a white ring from an errant glass or cup. Many of us end …

Woodworking

The Kitchen Cabinet Color I'm Currently Obsessed With

(Image credit: ​Echo and Earl | ​Design*Sponge)<p>When I become enamored of something, I tend to get very one-track minded, sometimes, without even …

How To Make a Simple Outdoor Bench

Build a simple outdoor bench with concrete cinder blocks and 4x4 wood posts. You'd be surprised how sophisticated these basic materials can look!

15 absurdly easy kitchen DIYs that only look expensive

Your kitchen is a space that can always benefit from a freshen up or even some simple upgrades that keep it looking modern and expensive. So how …

DIY: Stair Wall Lighting From Oak and LED Strips

This time I'll make stair wall lighting from oak board and LED strips. How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up …

Arduino

Top 15 Flooring Materials: Costs, Pros & Cons 2017-2018

With so many flooring options to cater to your personal style and preferences, you will have no problem choosing a floor type that is durable, …

Home Improvement

Clever Tape Measure Tricks Every Craftsman Should Know

From helping with math to drawing straight lines, the humble tape measure has plenty of hidden talents.<p>A tape measure's purpose is obvious. Just pull out the blade and it will tell you just how long something is. It'll even adjust for the width of its own hook. But in the hands of an experience …

Top 15 Countertop Costs, Plus Pros & Cons 2017-2018

If you’re looking to install new countertops in your kitchen, you’re not alone – 95% of homeowners looking to renovate say that “kitchen countertops …

Home Improvement

A Few Projects You Should Try If You’re Into Pipe Furniture

Pipe furniture is pretty high on our list of useful things that you can craft for your home. The projects are usually simple and there’s a ton of …

What Should I Do When My Laptop Battery Doesn't Last As Long As It Used To?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>My laptop battery doesn't last very long anymore. How can I tell what's going on or wrong with it and if it needs …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

Windows 10 Creators Update: The 10 best new features

On April 11, Microsoft released the next major update to Windows 10. Dubbed Creators Update, the free download includes new 3D apps, VR capabilities and 4K game streaming among its flashier features. (But it's going to a staggered rollout and not everyone will be able to download it immediately, …

Farmhouse or Apron Sinks: Everything You Need to Know

The apron-front, or farmhouse, sink has been a popular fixture in all kinds of kitchens for some time now, and with the rise in popularity of …

How To: DIY Craftsman Door Casing and Easy Corbels

Hey All! Corey here from Sawdust 2 Stitches! We have recently moved and I have found my self up to my elbows in casing and trim work! As much work …

Woodworking

Top 10 Free Alternatives to Expensive Software

Unless you have a company buying licenses for you, tools like Photoshop, Pro Tools, Maya, or even Windows can be a serious bite out of your wallet. …

Linux

Pallet Coffee Table Indoor and Outdoor Ideas

In this Article I’m going to tell you about Pallet wooden Tables that how can we make this and how to use this, Table is a necessary thing for houses …

Furniture

DIY Projects: How to Make a Pallet Workbench

We love seeing things people make out of repurposed pallet wood. We decided on a workbench as our first project, because it is perfect for DIY …

Woodworking

DIY Branch Shelf

A truly great gift is one that makes the recipient’s life easier and is used on a daily basis. This DIY branch shelf can do both of those things, and …

1 Bowl Quinoa Crunch Snack Bars

Welcome to snack bar 7.0What are your goals for this year? Besides improving work/life balance, two of my goals include reading more and being more …

How to Tape and Apply Joint Compound to Drywall

How to Tape and Apply Joint Compound to Drywall<p>Updated on September 23, 2017<p>Taping and Applying Joint Compound to Drywall<p>For most home owners there …

The Fluffiest White Bread in the World

Whether you call it milk bread, pain de mie, or shokupan, this is the ultimate loaf<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the dough hook, add the …

Healthy Breakfast Cookies

As the kiddos are all heading back to school, I thought I’d share this recipe for a quick and easy breakfast that they will be so excited about. You …

Dessert