Leland Roussell

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Woodwork

Timber Guitar Stand How to Build a DIY Wooden Guitar Stand (Free Template!) Wooden Guitar Stand Completely Collapsible and Portable Guitar Stand …

No-Mark Mallet Hack

I have a couple of black rubber mallets that I use to tap things into place, but they often leave a black mark that has to be sanded off later. Since …

Super-Reach Bit Extender

Next time you need a 3-ft. long screwdriver or drill bit, try this simple trick. Buy a 3-ft. piece of 5/16-in. threaded rod ($1.50) and a 5/16-in. …

Slick Table Saw Tip

Run material through a table saw smoother with this awesome idea<p>I find the best way to protect my cast-iron table saw top is to occasionally rub on a …

My bar shelf project complete!..HOW TO W/ PICTURES

first order of business is taking appart some pallets and using the wood...I do a lot of project with pallets, big reason is they are FREE as long as …

Replacement Sander Pad

Don't fret when you need a replacement sander pad<p>The rubber cushion on my old palm sander was wearing thin around the edges. Because of its age, I …

DIY Workbench Plans – Box Beam Bench

This workbench design is a simple and inexpensive DIY project that anyone can complete in their garage workshop. We are making the workbench plans …

This Unbelievable $3K Bathroom Redo Feels More Like $50K

This ultra-'90s bathroom was radically transformed into a stunning, smart, and structurally unrecognizable bathroom for less than $3,000. It took …

How to Get Restaurant-Level Crispy Skin on Your Roast Chicken

At Coquine in Portland, chef Katy Millard serves the model bird, thanks to two simple tips.<p>Roast chicken is one of those dishes that every home cook …

Now's A Good Time To Clean Up Your PS4's Hard Drive

We’re weeks into spring and finally free of the cold, damp reach of late winter. It’s time to clean out your closets, mow your lawn or at least get …

7 tips and tricks for the $20 Wyze Cam

A $20 home security camera that live streams video to your phone seems too good to be true, I know. But that's exactly what the Wyze Cam V2 is and does.<p>This tiny camera and its phone app allow you to talk through the camera's microphone, keep tabs on your pets or watch as your children tear apart …

Who died in Avengers: Infinity War and what are their chances of coming back?

If you haven't seen Avengers: Infinity Waryet and you're allergic to spoilers, stop reading. This article has more spoilers than Thanos' chin has wrinkles.<p>Is Gamora a goner? Has Black Panther bitten the dust? Will Groot re-grow? Avengers: Infinity War laid waste to a shocking number of Marvel's …

Small kitchen, serious cook: 9 essential pieces of cookware for under $200

I recently moved into a co-living community where each suite has four bedrooms and a kitchenette that’s smaller than some kitchen areas I’ve seen in …

How to get rid of tough carpet stains (yes, even cat pee)

Soft, clean carpets feel cozy and inviting. Rugs or carpets that have been host to dog urine, grease, coffee or other smelly stains are off-putting, at best. You might be thinking about the cost of replacing your carpet, but before you do, consider trying to reverse the damage with this …

How to free up disk space after updating to Windows 10 April 2018 Update

Feeling a bit constricted after upgrading to Windows 10 April 2018 Update? If you are on a laptop or Windows tablet with a smallish hard drive, then you might be running low on disk space after installing the latest version of Windows. And that's because Windows keeps previous versions around after …

How to recover your precious data from a seemingly-dead computer

And possibly bring it back to life.<p>You push the power switch to turn on your computer...and nothing happens. Even in this worst-case scenario, you can work through a number of troubleshooting options—so don't panic yet.<p>When your desktop or laptop refuses to start, that means either the hardware or …

Operating Systems

Check Out This Futuristic New Stock For Your AR-15

The estimated worth of the United States firearms industry was $13.5 billion in 2015 thanks, in part, to the popularity of firearms accessories. …

How to disable all of Microsoft's ads in Windows 10 Creators Update

Pretty much since the launch of Windows 10 there have been complaints about ads and usage tracking in various forms. You might think that Microsoft …

Hand Tool School #15: New Hardware Storage in the Shop

...from the Container Store, no less<p>I don't think my workshop tweaking will ever truly be done, but one of the things my remodel did was give me a …

Kitchen Design Idea - Pull-Out Counters

No matter how much counter space you have, when it’s time to start preparing food, there never seems to be quite enough room. Pull-out counters are a …

Gear Review: Solo Music Gear Tele-Style Guitar Kit

I’ve Frankenstein’d, modded, repaired and brought a few guitars back from the dead, but I don’t recall ever building one from the ground up.<p>If you’re …

Scar-Free Healing Is Almost Here

Scientists have figured out how to make scars heal like regular skin.<p>Scars have been a persistent problem for people healing from injuries and surgery for all of human existence. But that might be about to change. New research from the University of Pennsylvania and the University of California, …

Top 10 Tips and Tricks We Learned from the Military

You learn unique, useful skills in the military—not just for special ops, but also often applicable to everyday life. Here are ten of the most …

14 Tips and Tricks That Will Change How You Use an iPad

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The next “Game of Thrones” is coming: Philip Pullman’s epic fantasy series “His Dark Materials” is a natural fit for TV

<b>(New Line Cinema)</b><p>BBC One has commissioned an 8-part miniseries based on the trilogy<p>Anna Silman<p>November 3, 2015 4:23pm (UTC)<p>Like many diehard fans of Philip Pullman’s epic fantasy trilogy “His Dark Materials," I was disappointed with New Line's 2007 film adaptation of the first book, "The Golden …

How to Find the Best Woodworking Plans Online for Any Project

Woodworking is a skill that you can take as far as you want. The more you learn, the more complex projects you’ll be able to tackle. But no matter …

3 Knots That Will Get You Through Nearly Any Survival Situation

Image source: Pixabay.com<p>There’s a very good reason why Boy Scouts are known for being highly trained knot-tying masters: Cordage is one of our most …

Off-grid

Podcast: 100 Tactical Skills Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

A little over a year ago, our fearless and talented illustrator Ted Slampyak sent me an email telling me that he wouldn’t be able to do as many …

Buyer Beware, A Harbor Freight Buying Guide: The Good Enough, The Bad and the Abysmal

There are some great tools at Harbor Freight… if you know where to look! To help Harbor Freight shoppers get the most for the money we assembled this …

Batman Eclipse Light Makes Cowardly Beasts Cower Under The Bed

Jason Lazarus October 1, 2015 262<p>Let’s just admit it: at this juncture in the DC Universe, Batman is ostensibly God.<p>He is rivaled only by Superman as …