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How to turn your mountain bike ride into an overnight adventure | Adventure Sports Network

Want to try something new? Bikepacking combines mountain biking and backpacking for riders who want to take a multi-day pedal off the beaten path. …

Bikepacking

Sheep Wagon for Classic Western Camping

Sheep Wagons have been used by the Basque people and other shepherd communities in the western states of Idaho, Montana, Nevada and Wyoming for …

RVs

Jamie Foxx's Joke About Bruce Jenner Falls Flat at iHeartRadio Awards

One of Jamie Foxx‘s jokes didn’t get the laughs he was probably hoping for when he hosted the iHeartRadio Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday.<p>The</i> …

Bottoms Up: Build These Stylish Adjustable-Height Bar Stools

If you’ve got a bar, workshop, or breakfast nook in need of seating and you’re up for a serious weekend challenge, break out your power tools, because I’ve found the perfect project for you! If you’re ready to reach beyond beginner-level woodworking, now just might be the right time to try your …

VSSL Outdoor Utility Tools

Once upon a time, the handle of a flashlight was used to either hold batteries or, if you're Bobby Brady, hot dogs and baked beans. But thanks to the folks at VSSL Outdoor Utility Tools and improvements in LED technology, that tubular space can now be used to hold emergency supplies.<p>The VSSL …

Camping

18 Neat Camping Hacks That Will Save You Time, Money, Sickness, and Potential Injury

Camping season is just around the corner everyone! For some of you every season is camping season. Camping outdoors is also a great way to save money …

Hacking

Etching Permanent Volume Markings on a Kettle

It's easy and safe — use a 9V battery, vinegar, and salt to permanently etch markings on metal.<p>As a homebrewer I often need to measure my kettle volumes at various stages during the brew day — to figure out my brewing efficiency, or monitor evaporation rates, or compare boil volumes to what my …

Turning Dead People Into Materials

Once upon a time, human beings were biodegradable. But with modern-day corpses shot full of embalming chemicals before being sealed inside metal …

Industrial Design

Non-Toxic, Natural Wood Stain to DIY Using Coffee, Berries, and More!

If you’re looking for a non-toxic, natural wood stain, you might want to raid your kitchen. Coffee, tea, vinegar, walnut hulls and even certain …

25+ Homemade Holiday Gift Projects To Start Right Now

One of my favorite things to do once the holiday season hits is make homemade gifts. Sometimes I plan ahead if the project takes longer, but mostly I …

Single Serving Pie in a Jar

Step 1: Pie Dough<br>The first thing you’ll need is dough. You can use any pie dough you like. Here’s a great tutorial on making a basic crust. That …

Freebie | 10 Chalkboard Fonts

Chalkboard is hot hot hot in scrapbooking, paper crafting and design! Add this happening trend to your pages with these 10 free chalkboard fonts. …

The Ultimate DIY Custom Garage Storage System

The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, shows us his all-time favorite garage storage system, and, yes, it's DIYable with the help of just a …

Woodworking

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: A Katrin Arens Design in Sardinia with 250-Year-Old Wood<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Pared-Back Furniture from Stattmann Neue Moebel, a …

How to Repair a Dent in a Solid Wood Piece : Flooring Projects

Bob Vila on Twitter: "Summer's not over yet — here's how to build a basic firepit! http://t.co/z2VygPzuZY http://t.co/parvlibEia"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

22 Most Beautiful Houses Made from Shipping Containers

These days, life can mean a lot more that just having shelter, food and clothing. People have evolved a great deal over the past 50 years and the …

Mozzarella and Basil Bread

I tend to make a lot of dishes that involve tomatoes and basil during the summer, when my garden is full of fresh tomatoes. Caprese salad is one of …

Simple Springtime Dishes

How To: Make a DIY Modern Art-Inspired Canvas Headboard

Make a statement in the bedroom with a bold headboard inspired by modern, over-sized paintings!<p>This easy project can make a big impact in your home …

Your turn to dip

<b>Materials:</b> SNUDDA, 6 small glass bowls and a bigger one, scrap piece of nice wood (I used walnut), Bandsaw, Router, Routertable, Hole-Saw<p><b>Description:</b> …

Building with Papercrete at the Good Life Lab

A few years ago, makers Wendy Tremayne and Mikey Sklar made the decision to leave their high pressure jobs and life in New York City and move to rural New Mexico, “where they made, built, invented, foraged, and grew all they needed to live self-sufficiently, discovering a new sense of value and …

5 Pieces Of Outdoor Furniture You Can Build Yourself

Shopping for outdoor furniture can be a ghastly task. Why not build your own? Here are five pieces to inspire you to break out the tools!<p>1. Use …

Furniture

Gravel Patios - What You Need to Know

Low cost and low maintenance, DIY-friendly pea gravel patios appeal with wonderfully non-pretentious beauty.<p>Photo: westoverld.com<p>Outdoor spaces add …

College Application Advice: 5 Things High School Seniors Should Avoid, Under All Circumstances

Applying to college is stressful -- but you knew that. Students have a million things to worry about, from researching different programs to choosing their final list of schools, not to mention keeping up with the long list of deadlines.<p>But it doesn't have to be that way. Here's a list of five …

DIY Curb Appeal Projects

This weekend, take time away from lawn care and gardening to complete a few curb appeal projects that will improve the look your home exterior.<p>In …

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15 DIY Ideas For Sprucing Up Your Backyard

When the weather is so beautiful and cheerful and everything around you is so sunny and bright, you don’t want to spend your days hidden inside the …