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Advice To Learn About Using Solar Energy

Your lack of knowledge on solar energy might be stopping you from installing a system. There are many things you need to know before you begin so …

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Image Courtesy Chelsey Andrews<p>In just a few short weeks the official start to fall will be here. That means school starting, less vacation, and less …

Build DIY Floating Shelves With Ana White

We could not be more thrilled to introduce Ana from Ana-White.com who’s swinging by with an amazing build-it-yourself project for anyone who’s ever …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

HomeMade Modern EP29 Hanging Garden

This DIY vertical garden is an easy-to-make project that can turn a window into a beautiful and productive herb garden.<p>SUPPLIES:<p>4" to 5" Terra Cotta …

How to make a patio table. This outdoor table is easy to build!

How to make a floating shelf

Making drawer pulls on the table saw

Table Saw - Build The Ultimate Fence Accessory

"How To" Turn a Crappy Table Saw into a Good One

6 Essential Elements to Growing Herbs in Pots

A fun way to grow herbs in pots<p>Growing herbs in pots is one of the easiest ways to have fresh herbs at your fingertips. There are just a few basic …

Gardening

10 Easy Kitchen Herb Garden Ideas to Grow Culinary herbs

Looking for a few new ideas for growing fresh herbs this year? Need a little inspiration to get you started? You have come to the right place. Here …

Gardening

Start a Medicinal Herb Garden with Culinary Herbs

Growing medicinal herbs is fun, economical and easy! Whether you have a large garden site or simply a pot on a window sill, you can start your own …

Gardening

How To Dry Herbs

A good pasta sauce or roast is never complete without a selection of tasty herbs. The problem with purchasing herbs at the store… total sticker shock …

Gardening

10 Incredible Uses for Epsom Salt in the Garden

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How to Make Flower Essences and Ideas to Get You Started

<b>Spring is for flowers,</b> so spring is the prime time to make flower essences. After a long, dark winter it is easy to see how the vibrational energy of …

6 Natural Allergy Remedies - Natural Health

As the golden days of summer begin to fade, thoughts often turn to the last sun-ripened tomatoes and bringing in the harvest. But if you or someone …

Alternative Medicine

Everything You Need To Know About Adding Solar Panels At Home

<i>Christine Tusher, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Solar-powered homes were a rarity as recently as a decade ago. But a plethora of federal and local tax incentives along with increasing worries about climate change have made them commonplace.<p>Installing solar panels can decrease your household’s carbon footprint …

Hyper launches the first Made-for-iPhone/iPad USB flash drive w/ built-in Lightning connector

Hyper— we’ve reviewed some of its MacBook batteries and iPhone accessories in the past— is today announcing the first Made-For-iPhone/iPad/iPod touch (MFi) flash drive that includes a built-in Lightning connector. Unfortunately you can’t get your hands on one just yet, but you can preorder through …

Office in a Chest

To make the bulletin board: Cut a piece of 1/2-inch-thick cork (available at office-supply stores) to fit the underside of the lid; affix it with craft glue.<p>To make the sliding supply organizer: Cut two strips of molding to fit inside the long sides of the chest; use small nails to attach a strip …

Crafting

How to Obtain a Weed Free Cottage Garden

O.k. now my friends, I am not a professional gardener, so this advice is just what I have found works for me.<p>I am happy to say however that at our …

The Pallet House by I-Beam Design Costs Only $75 and Uses Spare Wooden Pallets

The designers at I-Beam Design created the Pallet House Project because they were inspired by one simple, but unbelievable, fact: 84% of the <b>world's</b> …

CameraBag 2 Mobile Adds High-Quality Vintage Chic to Photos

Despite the massive popularity of photo filters (OK, Instagram), changing the fundamental appearance of a photo by layering on an algorithm is mostly a take-it-or-leave-it proposition.<p>Never one to judge the aesthetic tastes of others, I personally tend to shy away from radical alteration of …

How to Build a Brick Patio

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>How To | More in Patios<p>How to Build a Brick Patio<p>Laying a beautiful …

Landscaping

Intensive Gardening: Grow More Food in Less Space (With the Least Work!) - Organic Gardening

Whether you grow food on a spacious homestead or are digging into your first urban garden, ditching the plant-by-rows approach and instead adopting …

Gardening

How To Make Soap: A Natural Homemade Soap for DIY Cleaning Recipes

Since publishing our homemade laundry detergent article back in 2009, we’ve had several readers comment on the types of bar soap we recommend in our …

Build a Dehydrator

PREVIOUS NEXT<p>Introduction<p>Sun-dried tomatoes, apples, and other fruits and vegetables are delicious, but they’re not always cheap. A dehydrator can …

The Home Depot Logo

Build a DIY fire pit using pavers<p>A fire pit makes for a wonderful gathering place, and installing one is an easy afternoon project.<br>Learn how to build …