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This 30-Day Plank Challenge Will Transform Your Body

A strong core is the foundation of a strong body. Think about it: A tree would fall if its trunk weren't solid and stable. Doing core work isn't just …

75 Types of Wood Ranked by Janka Hardness and How They Are Used

This wood hardness list ranks 75 types of wood by their Janka rating. Explore our wood density chart to see which hardwood is the best for your next …

Woodworking

Brine of the Times

Pickles make us human. That may sound a little overzealous, but we're not ashamed. We're totally obsessed with all things pickle. And we're not …

43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Like it or not, words, spelling, and punctuation can leave a lasting impression on others. But even the most educated people often unknowingly make these common flubs.<p>When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words, …

Language

Plywood Pretty: DIY Outdoor Sectional Sofa Tutorial + Building Plan

Hey Remodelaholics! To start off our Plywood Pretty week, today I want to show you how to make a DIY Modern Plywood Outdoor Sectional Sofa. Be sure …

Build Your Own Workshop Stool With a Secret Compartment That Happens to Fit a Beer

A small stool for your workshop is handy enough as it is, but over on YouTube, Patrick Soriano decided to add in a secret compartment that just so …

Apple iOS 10.3 Beta Has A Gift For Verizon Customers

Apple iOS 10.3 is a big release packed full of new features, but dig deep and you will find it also has a very popular one that has not been included in the official release notes…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating operating system updates for the</i> …

iOS

Kitchen Composure: Small and Easy Upgrades To Organize Your Kitchen

The holidays brought a whirlwind of gingerbread making, holiday cookie decorating, and pies cooling galore. And while all the frosting and sprinkles …

Dollar Store

This DIY Dog Toy Keeps Your Pet Busy for Hours

Engaging toys are great if you have a dog with endless energy you want to tire out, both mentally and physically. This DIY toy, on the other hand …

Platform bed frame plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This article is about <b>platform bed frame plans</b>. In the past years, the platform bed frames have gained market share due to their nice appearance and …

How to dry your own fruit and vegetables | Dehydrated foods | Dried Food Recipes

Take advantage of sales or in-season fruits, vegetables and meats to create delicious stores of healthy, inexpensive foods. <b><br>Basics</b>- Learn the basics …

15 Cool Projects You Can Make From a Single Sheet of Plywood

You can build a lot with a 4 x 8 piece of lumber.<p>Our list of incredible projects built from 2 x 4s isn't the only testament to what can be done with construction-grade lumber. Here we've gone even more minimal: These builds are each made from a single 4-foot by 8-foot piece of plywood. This is the …

DIY Command Center

Hey there! Join us on Instagram and Pinterest to keep up with our most recent projects and sneak peeks! Check out our new how-to videos on YouTube! …

HOME DZINE Home DIY | Turn a bought door into a fold-down worktable

Turn a bought door into a fold-down worktable<p>This fold-down worktable is perfect for the craft or DIY enthusiast who doesn't have a lot of space, …

Make Your Own Kitchen Tools

We’ve talked a lot at <i>Make:</i> about the pride and sense of accomplishment one feels when using a tool in the shop that you made yourself. As any maker knows, it’s an unmatched feeling.<p>One “shop” we spend a lot of time working in where it might not occur to us to fashion our tools for is the kitchen. …

Tool Storage Wall Cabinet

By Jamison RantzTool storage is a necessity in any shop. While storage is great, accessible storage is even better. That’s why I designed this tool …

DIY Camp Stove: Tips And Tricks on How to Cook while Camping

Whether you have a manufactured stove or homemade, it will still work flawlessly. There is still a chance that the DIY camp stove to become your …

How to Insulate a Garage Door

Garage door insulation can make your life warmer, cooler, and quieter. It lowers energy bills, acts as a barrier between you and street noise, and …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

24 Hot & Spicy Recipes for Sriracha Week—or Any Week

From mapo tofu to jerk chicken, here are 24 spicy recipes guaranteed to make you sweat.<p>If you haven't figured it out already, we're big spice fiends here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. So fiendish, in fact, that we're dedicating an entire week to foods that tingle our tongues, light our mouths on fire, and make us …

Cooking

Two-Hour Table

You’ve heard the old joke: A thing can be built fast, good, or cheap — pick any two of these qualities. Well, I like fast, good, <i>and</i> cheap. With this table I wanted all three.<p>I wanted an enduring shape with tapered legs that would age gracefully, hold plenty of weight, and weigh no more than a …

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Half of teenagers sleep deprived, say experts

<b>More than half of all teenagers may be sleep deprived, according to experts.</b><p>A combination of natural hormone changes and greater use of screen-based technology means many are not getting enough sleep.<p>Research has suggested teenagers need nine hours' sleep to function properly.<p>"Sleep is …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

How to Learn Speed Reading

Whether you're hitting the textbooks in philosophy class or reading the morning newspaper, reading can feel tedious. Train yourself to speed read to …

How much are Mexico's brutal drug cartels worth?

The arrest of the head of one of Mexico's drug cartels is a major coup for the Mexican government, which has been desperately trying to gain an upper …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …