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15 Simple Habits That Will Help You Become a Better UX Designer

One of the challenges of being a UX designer is the need for continual improvement. I don’t think there’s a single designer out there that thinks she …

25 Best Free Animation Libraries for Web Developers

Upgrade your CSS animations with some Javascript! These free animation libraries will help web developers save time, create more with less code and …

Best Practices for Horizontal Lists in Mobile – UX Collective

Many Android and iOS apps have horizontal scrolling lists. Maybe it’s also combined inside a vertical list. But is it necessary? Even assuming it is, …

DIY Filmmaking: How to Build Your Own Dolly for $50

In this step-by-step video tutorial, we show you how to to build a durable, customizable dolly for your next video project — for next to nothing.

The 9 Rules of Design Research

Lately, I’ve noticed a lot more ambient enthusiasm for research among both early stage start-ups and established organizations. Businesses have …

These are the best apps you've probably never heard of

Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but what about the hidden gems? One of Product Hunt’s community members David Spinks has the same question. So, he asked other users: <i>What’s one app you use a lot that</i> …

Simple Desk Plans For Home Offices Built With Love

The search for the perfect desk can prove almost impossible which is pretty ironic given how many different designs and styles are to choose from. …

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

How to build your own kegerator and install it in your countertop

If you love beer, the benefit of a home kegerator is obvious. Unfortunately, the drawbacks of buying a commercial kegerator, a modified refrigerator-and-beer-tap system, are daunting. Quality kegerators are expensive, you might not have room for a big, industrial-looking block in your home, and you …

Cut Custom Foam Inserts to Store Fragile Equipment

Transporting delicate electronic or photographic equipment is easy to do. Just embed it in squishy polyurethane foam inside a rigid case.<p>The problem is achieving this without spending too much money.<p>The first step is to figure out how big a case you need. Lay out your equipment as suggested in …

Brilliant Control could be the most exciting thing to happen to light switches since the dimmer

I’ve checked out a lot of smart light switches since I built my own smart home in 2007, but Brilliant’s Brilliant Control is the most exciting …

Smart Homes

Spray Painting FAQs and my favorite projects

Today I’m going to share with you what I’ve learned and found through trial and error with spray painting just about every surface you can think of. …

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Medium-density fiberboard is a wood product made from densely packed wood fibers. Full-sized panels are 4 feet by 8 feet and sanded to a smooth finish on both sides. Painted MDF looks good and the factory finish doesn't need extensive sanding before you paint it. The biggest obstacle to painting …

DIY Craftsman 3 Drawer Nightstand

It is always nice to have a little extra storage space. This craftsman style 3 drawer nightstand will give you plenty of room for your gadgets, …

Woodworking

3 Drawer Nightstand

1<p>Assemble Legs<p>Drill pocket holes for 1 1/2" material in both ends of the side rail pieces. On the legs measure and mark 23 1/4" from the top. Use …

Bar Cabinet

By Jamison RantzThis bar cabinet is a great addition to any wine lover’s home. The decorative sheet metal inserts in the door add a great contrast to …

Power Tools

Power Tool-Friendly Bench, by Richard Tendick

At least a couple of times each month, I get a query about Richard Tendick’s “Power Tool-Friendly Bench,” which was featured on the March/April 2014 …

How to Make a Laundry Hamper Organizer - Today's Homeowner

Here's a way to keep your laundry organized and out of sight.

Laundry Rooms

Top web navigation trends

Over the past year we’ve seen a lot of growth and new trends in the world of web design. In this article, I'll be focusing on website navigation, and …

Turn into a robotics mastermind with the 2017 Arduino Starter Kit and Course Bundle (84% off)

We all have visions of being a technical genius, whipping up amazing robotics and electronic innovations at the drop of a hat. Making that dream happen isn’t as farfetched as you might think, at least not if you grab the Arduino Starter Kit and Course Bundle. Right now, you can get the components …

Generator Shed Plans

This step by step woodworking project is about generator shed plans. I have designed this large 5×7 portable enclosure so you can store a generator …

Creative Ways To Craft And Display Your DIY House Number Signs

A house or an apartment that doesn’t have a number lacks identity. The house number is an important part of a home’s look and character so why should …

How to Paint MDF

Want to makeover your MDF cabinets or shelves? Follow these steps to give this increasingly popular material a clean, smooth coat.<p>Photo: …

Woodworking

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Top 10 Workbench Tips

Watch as we demonstrate our 10 favorite tips, techniques, and accessories for a workbench. These shopmade and store-bought accessories will help you …

Make Dado Joints with a Circular Saw Instead of a Table Saw

Dado joints are a simple way to join wood together, but they require a precision cut to be effective. If you don’t have dado blade or table saw, you …

Q & A: Why Predrill Screw Holes?

By American Woodworker Editors<p>In American Woodworker Blog, Techniques<p>6<p><b>Q.</b> I think predrilling screw holes is a real drag, so I rarely do it. Most …

Woodworking

How to Make a Contemporary Dining Table

We’ve been needing a new dining table for years. We bought our current one used, about 15 years ago. A couple of years ago my wife bought new chairs, …

Woodworking

Nike Air Max 1 FB Green Strike

The Air Max 1 FB series will be revived with another bright color scheme coming soon, the <b>Nike Air Max 1 FB Green Strike</b>. For those that don’t know, …