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April’s Ultimate Shop Workbench

As we’ve written about previously, celebrated <i>YouTube</i> maker, April Wilkerson, recently built her dream shop on her new property in Texas. Now that the shop is mostly finished, she’s started in on setting up and organizing all of her machines, tools, materials, and supplies.<p>So that she can get …

Woodworking

14 Most Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

Whether you like to get your hands dirty in the garden or not, it’s nice to have a few gardening tips and ideas up your sleeve. Here are some of my …

Gardening

The easy way to grow an avocado plant (and cut down on waste at the same time)

Every time you whip up some avocado toast, you scoop out the creamy, perfectly ripe fruit and throw away the pit. (Unless you’re one of those fans of …

Plants

Best Baby Busy Board Ideas Ever

DIY busy boards for kids are everywhere on Pinterest, Etsy and YouTube. We know you'll want to make one, too, so here are some ideas to get you …

DIY

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Why Docker? Creating a multi-container application with docker

If you are just starting to learn docker, one of the common questions that come to mind is what docker is and why one would need it.<br>In this post, I …

Learn How to Make Your Own DIY Sound Panels for Your Home Studio

If your audio isn't up to snuff in your home recording studio, these DIY acoustic sound panels might help.One key to recording great audio in a …

Watch how to make a wood table with a "river" of glass flowing through

Woodworker John Malecki created this amazing river table with a massive piece of gnarly claro walnut and a lot of elbow grease. The end result is …

Preventing Shower Leaks

Here at BOWA, we’ve made a lot of money fixing other contractors’s mistakes. Many of those mistakes appear over and over again, and a lot of them …

Home Improvement

S1 House / Evelop Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The studio house S1, is located in Zibatá, Querétaro (México).<p>The project starts by the concept of a …

This Might Be IKEA's Most Versatile Organizing System

IKEA's Algot collection is a closet system, a modular, budget-friendly alternative to something like the Container Store's Elfa. But like a lot of …

How to install the Ring Video Doorbell 2

You can install Ring's latest buzzer with minimal effort. Here's how.<p>Installing a doorbell is so much easier than you'd think. Like Ring's original Video Doorbell, the Ring Video Doorbell 2 can be either hardwired, or powered by the included rechargeable battery. Here's how to replace your existing …

Autohaus

More than a home, the Autohaus is a car sanctuary. The entire ground floor is devoted to storing and displaying the owner's extensive automobile …

Architecture

Atom X1 Super Small 32-bit Arduino Development Board

Electronics enthusiasts, makers and developers searching for a super small 32-bit Arduino development board may be interested in the Atom X1 which …

Learn Arduino by Building 15 Complete Projects From Scratch

For only $15, you'll be learning by doing.<p>It's a common misconception that dreaming up and creating powerful gadgets by hand is only for the pros. Arduino is a leading open-source platform that allows you to bring electronics prototyping into your home—letting you build complex and entertaining …

Arduino

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

Michael Graves’s first commission back on the market for $265K

The Hanselmann House was designed in 1967<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> Fort Wayne, Indiana<p><b>Price:</b> $264,888<p>This Michael Graves-designed home in …

Architecture

Deep Water: 10 Modern Plunge Pools and Spas

Plunge pools and spas are a stylish solution for small gardens.<p>What’s the difference between a plunge pool and a spa? Named after the watery basins …

A light-filled home is the finishing centerpiece of a couple’s 10-year project

Completely contemporary: Ralph and Alicia Siegel now have a beautiful Bainbridge Island house to go with their charming boathouse and carriage …

Build a DIY garden you can bring on the road

You can take it with you on your adventures<p>There’s nothing quite like putting down roots and tending a garden. But what happens if you don’t have a backyard? Or you’re suddenly uprooted? Or you decide to go on a road trip and can’t get anyone to watch your plants?<p>Just whip up a portable container …

A lush curtain of greenery provides privacy for this sprawling home in Vietnam

A curtain of lush greenery flows along the main hallway of this gorgeous residence in Vietnam. MIA Design Studio designed the Drawer House for a …

HomeMade Modern EP16 Concrete Planter

I salvaged a beat-up, old kitchen cabinet from a construction site and used it to make this concrete planter on wheels. This is a simple project that …

Top 10 open source projects of 2016

We continue to be impressed with the wonderful open source projects that emerge, grow, change, and evolve every year. Picking 10 to include in our …

11 Creative Concrete Countertop Designs To Inspire You

While concrete countertops are most often predictable and simple, they don’t have to be. Concrete can be manipulated and poured into very unique and …

A guide to wall finishes: wallpaper, plaster, and more

Go beyond paint<p>Bored with paint? Good news: There’s a whole world of wall finishes to explore. In 1996, Adrienne Wannamaker was working as an art director when she offered to help a friend finish a mural commission for a client’s master bathroom. The experience made her "fall in love with …

This gigantic CNC router is 8 feet wide, 4 feet tall, and costs less than $500

3D printing is all well and good, but there are plenty of other fabrication tools that exist in the ‘maker’ space — many of which are becoming more …

Wireless Charging

How to Make a Mirror That Tells You the Weather

Build a cool mirror that tells the time and the weather while you look at your reflection.<p>Normal mirrors are pretty great, but we live in the future now and so everything needs to be Wi-Fi-compatible. If you've got a boring normal mirror, it's time to turn it into a cool smart mirror that can tell …

Weather

10 Awesome Woodworking Projects for Every Skill Level

From novice to advanced, these woodworking projects will challenge and delight.<p>Woodworking is an amazing hobby—as well as vocation, that can last a lifetime. These 10 woodworking projects are straight from our editors, and are accessible to woodworkers of all skill levels. Most projects include …

Woodworking