DIY

Before & After: Small Changes Made a Big Difference in This Little Kitchen — Sweeten

If you've ever found yourself a bit dismayed by a remodel, where the homeowners took a perfectly serviceable kitchen and subjected it a complete gut …

Renovations

How to Fix a Door That Cracked Where the Hinges Go

The wood frame of an interior hollow core door isn't thick, and if you put pressure on it by, for example, slamming it or leaning on the knob while …

Woodworking

13 clever ideas for your home under R1000

In every home there are possibilities for small or large renovations. We want our living space to be individually tailored to our needs and wants, …

Home Improvement

Low-Poly Paper Sculptures

In this instructable you will learn everything from editing 3d computer models into flat nets, to creating your own finished paper sculpture.I love …

Crafting

The Art of Fake

<b>This Nicaraguan Man is 110 Years Old</b><i>;</i> <i>ink on paper by Hilleboe, aka #Iconoclast00</i><p><b>Fake news, fake truth, fake photos, fake art, fake people, have</b> …

Paper Craft

Scrapbook Sunday: February Messy Box

Are you also obsessed with office supplies? I find I'm always stashing away my favorite scissors and pens. Do you hide your favorite supplies too? I …

Scrapbooking

Build your own dog leash station

less<p>New pet owners quickly learn that all the supplies you need for your new furry friend add up fast. So we found a way to make a pet leash station …

Dogs

B0 • SLIM

Overview<p>Included Items:<p>► See the "SPECS" tab for dimensional information.<br>► See the "GALLERY" tab for more photos.<p>Note: Does not include a Main Handle …

Sewing

Make DIY Fire-Starter Pills With Paper and a Plastic Syringe

Good kindling makes starting any type of fire easier, whether it’s your barbecue, fire pit, or a campfire under the stars. These compact fire-starter …

Hacking

Quilt Hangers, Racks and Other Creative Display Ideas

Quilts are made to be enjoyed, but if you don't want to subject them to wear and tear—and frequent laundering—as bedding, hang them from the wall so …

Crafting

Before & After: White Paint Wows in a Rental Kitchen

Many renters hope to add some color to their place, but Mery's dreams were even more modest — white paint. So before she moved in, she negotiated …

Renovations

This DIY rainbow stress ball is exactly what your workweek needs

If you’ve ever been sitting at work with a bad case of the Mondays, look no further than this DIY rainbow stress relief ball. When you need a …

Crafting

The Very Best Wire Strippers

So much less infuriating than a pair of pliers.

Woodworking

20 DIY Furniture Makeover Projects

I’m so excited to share these 20 DIY furniture makeover projects with you today! They will inspire you to take your latest thrift store find or drab …

Furniture

Zinc Roofing Pricing Guide: Costs, Benefits, and ROI - RoofingCalc.com - Estimate your Roofing Costs

Cost effective, durable, elegant — That’s what Zinc roofing offers. Add in its magical, self-healing ability and it could just be the best roofing …

Home Improvement

When You Wish...Baby Quilt Pattern

Today I have a fun, colourful quilted baby mat pattern for you to download.<p>Grab the pattern here: <br>Given the star motif I’m calling the pattern When …

Sewing

Use a 'Nail Board' to Speed Up the Panel-finishing Process

Make a nail board approximately the size of your panel or cabinet door. Consider using drywall screws instead of nails.<p>Here’s a finishing trick you …

Woodworking

Intel drops science-fair funding, sparking questions about the future of both

Intel is retreating from its longtime sponsorship of science fairs for high-school students, a move that drew criticism from former Intel chairman …

Maker Faire

3 Ways to Add Curb Appeal to a Garage Door

Sometimes the DIY projects you put off the longest can end up having the greatest impact and leaves you wondering why you put it off so long! The …

Home Improvement

Full Review Of Keylite Flat Roof Windows And Solar Blinds As The Unique Product - Interior Design Inspirations

Keylite Roof Windows Ltd is the only manufacturer of roof windows from the UK & Ireland. The company offers a full range of roof windows, blinds, …

Home Improvement

Poetry - Striped cotton skirt

This is a fabulous full and flippy skirt, fully lined in viscose jersey, in a textured cotton, reminiscent of a fine muslin. With an all over woven …

Clothing

Tools & Craft #35: Designing a Moxon Vise

It takes clamping to a new level (literally)<p>In the past few years what has become to be known as a "Moxon Vise" has become a pretty popular workbench …

Woodworking

Best Roofing Contractor in Lexington Kentucky

'When most people in North America purchase a new roof for their home or business, they normally use asphalt shingle roofing materials. Shingles have …

Home Improvement

How to Epoxy Voids in Wood, Make Your Own Kitchen Knife, Pour a Concrete Coffee Table and More

Part 1 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Kitchen Knife</b><p>Jimmy DiResta needs a new kitchen knife. He could go buy one, or he could make one—from scratch. The …

Woodworking

How to Easily Maintain a Water Heater

Get more hot water and extend the life of your water heater by following these tips.<p>A well-functioning water heater keeps a household running smoothly. When the water cools or runs out, everyone will notice the next time they want a nice, hot shower. Here are a few steps you can take to maximize …

Home Improvement

Tips of the Week: Measuring Tape Mods, Mold Making, Vinyl Testing

This week’s tips cover a few improvements you can make to your tape measure, two tips for mold making, and a quick tip on testing the quality of record vinyl. As always, leave a tip or two in the comments below and we might include them in next week’s tips round-up.<p>Measuring Tape Marker Version 1<p>On …

Woodworking

Engineers built a folding shield that can stop a bullet

Chances are you’ve never folded an origami swan with thoughts that it could save your life. Engineers at Brigham Young University did — well, kind of. It’s not a swan, but the inspiration is hard to miss.<p>BYU’s origami shield tips the scales at only 55 pounds. Ultra portable, the suitcase-sized …

Origami

French tiny house comfortably fits family of three

Featuring a private bedroom for the child<p>There are many ways to design a tiny house fit for two, but when you add a third person—and a child at that—things sure get interesting. In this new Calypso tiny house, French builder Baluchon shows how to comfortably accommodate a family of three in a tiny …

Houses

5 Home Repairs To Make Now To Avoid Problems Later

If you put off fixing a wobbly fence post or squeaky door hinge, it’s probably not going to end in a homeowners insurance claim. Other home repairs, …

Home Improvement

Dresden Plate tutorial

If I’m not mistaken, Dresden Plate quilt blocks are making a comeback. Maybe they never left! They were really popular back in the 20’s and 30’s, and …

Sewing