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Woodworking Tips and Tricks: 5 Hacks for Clamps

There are many innovations, modifications and ideas that people develop and employ to make woodworking easier, quicker and more accurate … are are a …

Woodworking

How to Get Started in Welding

Whether you’d like to build custom cars or just fix a cracked lawn mower deck, learning to weld gives your DIY game a serious boost. To help you …

Woodworking

Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build A Folding Adirondack Chair

Start relaxing at your happy place and make this folding version of the classic outdoor lounge chair in one day.<p>The chair? It’s an Adirondack chair, …

Woodworking

Best Countertop Scribing Tip—Ever

Scribing has never been more accurate<p>Need to conform a new countertop to a wavy wall? Here’s a great way to scribe it to create a perfect fit. Stick …

Woodworking

The REAL Long Island Iced Tea Recipe

"There are a few impostors out there that claim to be Long Island Iced Teas. In actuality, there is only one correct way to make a LIIT... and this …

Recipes

This Amazing Pizza Dough Recipe Has Just Three Ingredients, No Kneading Required

If you’re anything like most people with functioning taste buds, then you probably call pizza your favorite food. Even if you’ve never made homemade …

Dessert

14 “Manly” Life Hacks That Would Do Any Gender Justice

In this day and age where gender lines are blurred, both men and women strive to be competent and effective. Yet according to a survey conducted in …

DIY Flexible Sanding Block

Sanding curves is tricky. Sometimes you need a sanding pad that’s both firm and flexible. A small notepad works great. Just wrap sandpaper around the …

Remove pet hair from your car with this simple bathroom item

I have two huskies. That means long dog hair woven in and out of the fibers in my vehicle's carpet after every car ride. Vacuuming just won't seem to pick up the hairs, and if it does, the hose gets clogged. Lint rollers are never quite strong enough to grab pet hair, either.<p>I've found a better …

Quick Table Saw Fence

Check out this clever workshop tip!<p>This self-clamping table saw fence takes only seconds to put on and lets you crank the blade into the fence to …

YETI Finally Decided to Put Wheels on a Cooler

For as long as we can remember, YETI has been the gold standard when it comes to keeping your beer really, really cold for long periods of time. But …

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Improve Your Jigsaw Cuts

Attempting to cut a dark wood? No Problem! You can improve your jigsaw cuts by using painter’s tape as a guide rather than hard-to-see pencil lines. …

A Love Seat Glider

A love seat glider rocker is a great shop project. Patio furniture can be quite expensive but by putting your woodworking skills to work, you can …

How to Build a DIY Modern Outdoor Sofa

Steps to Build the DIY Modern Outdoor Sofa<p>I’ll walk you through the build step by steps to make the couch. You can jump to each section using the …

Moving? Here's 28 Tips For Making It Waaaaay Easier

Bookmark this and save yourself a world of stress.<p>20 Brilliant Tips For Furnishing A Small Living Space<p>16 Tiny Home Improvement Hacks That Actually Make A Big Difference<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

Holding plank for a long time is pointless, fitness professor claims

Holding plank for ever-increasing periods of time has become a staple of many gym classes. Fitness experts claim that staying at the top of a push-up builds core, strengthens back muscles, tones the arms and teaches endurance.<p>But one sports scientist suggests that holding the position for any …

Improve Your Iron Consistency with One of Butch Harmon's Favorite Drills

If you want your irons to fly with that nice, high trajectory you see from good players, Butch Harmon says you have to learn how to shift your weight back and through the ball. A proper weight shift will help you hit down on the ball, which is far more effective in creating good, consistent contact …

Golf

Is Your Toilet Running Up Your Water Bill?

Next time you get your water bill, take a look at how much water you’re using. If it’s more than 12,000 gallons a month for a family of four, you …

Home Improvement

How to Pick a Watermelon at the Grocery Store That's Juicy & Ripe

How to Pick the Best Watermelon at the Grocery Store<p>The best way to improve your summer.<p>March 13, 2018<p>If you love watermelon, you're probably …

The Homemade Thin-Crust Pizza You'll Make for Years to Come

Arrange a rack in the bottom third of the oven, place a heavy baking sheet on the rack, and heat to 450°F.<p>Pour the water into a medium bowl. Sprinkle …

How To Build a Planter Bench - Quiet Corner

DIY – How To Build a Planter Bench<p>Adults and children appreciate having plenty of seating areas in and near their playspace. Benches encourage adult …

How to Joint Two Boards at Once with Your Router

You can use a router to joint two boards at once. This is a really handy trick if you don’t have a long-bed jointer or you don’t have a jointer at …

How to Make a Portable Folding Work Bench

Learn How to Sand Wood

How to Mark Progression when Sanding<p>Learn How to Sand Wood like a champ<p>Learn how to sand wood to prep for a solid finish on your next project.<p>See How …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

How To Make THE BEST Folding Saw Horses

How to Repair Scratched Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are one of the most commonly used flooring materials, and can be found in almost any home. More than likely, you will run into …

CNC Cut a Family Heirloom Step Stool

As far back as I can remember there was a fixture in all of my family member’s houses: a little wooden stool. Purchased by my great uncle Frank, an engineer, from one of his co-workers for every female relative, my mother’s copy was my breakfast table during Saturday morning cartoons; the fort for …

Woodworking

Stackable Shop Storage Boxes

This week, I built a 8 box set of stackable makerspace boxes. This design can be accomplished using three power tools (router, miter saw and jigsaw) …