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Simple Trick to Changing a Broken Light Bulb That Will Save You

Have you ever broken a light bulb in the socket? Yup, we did tonight. Thankfully we had a potato...

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Turn Any Bed Into a Canopy Bed

View this post and my other projects at my website:...

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How to Reupholster Kitchen Chairs

Want a quick kitchen update without breaking the bank? This DIY was $30! These are the kitchen...

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All Natural Bug Spray Recipe

I'm one of those people who mosquitoes seem to love - but their bites don't love me! I get huge, red...

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How to Faux Marble Your Bathroom Countertop

Do you ever think to yourself that you would like to change your Bathroom Countertop, but at that...

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Pry Bars are Handy, But Can Do Damage... A Card Trick Can Help

If you have a molding to remove, see if you can slip a single playing card in the space before using...

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10 Ways Technology Has Changed Your House

From Judith Flanders' The Making of Home (available at: www.JudithFlandersBooks.com) here are ten...

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Clean and Lube Your Tower Fan to Keep It Running

Did you know that your tower fan needs regular maintenance to keep them running? Tower fans are...

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High End Wall on a DIY Budget

How to transform a wall, and a room, with inexpensive wood lath!

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How to Make Your Windows Airtight in 9 Steps

When Kevin O'Connor, the host of This Old House, renovated his 1894 Queen Anne, he never once...

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Make Thermal, Insulated Blackout Shades

This project is an easy and cost-effective way to temporarily insulate your windows. We're loving...

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Cast & Crew - Iron Outdoor Seating for the Volunteers of Local...

I am a volunteer at a local animal shelter (okay a kitten socializer) and I received this email...

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Scraping Popcorn - Dry Method

I am 10 months into a commitment to remove the popcorn from my ceilings room by room.
I have one
...

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Laying plywood floors

We ripped up our old stained carpet and cut and laid plywood strips. Then we stained and...

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One Tile, Two Tile, Three Tiles, Four… Carpet Tile Craze!

After a long weekend, the master bedroom flooring project is done and we are ‘NLUV‘ with the...

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Quick and Easy Fix for Sagging Sofa Cushions

I made a big sofa purchase for our small living room about 13 years ago, spending more than I ever...

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A $30 Mid-Century Armoire Gets a Makeover

I purchased this Mid-Century Armoire/Dresser about 6 months ago at Goodwill for just $30 and it’s...

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How to Remove Old Stinky Carpet: A Complete Step-by-Step Guide

Who likes nasty worn out carpet?
Not me and I bet you don't either. Unfortunately, our kids kinda
...

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Shaker Bottle Fruit Fly Trap

Use an empty shaker bottle to create a fruit fly trap. Those pesky fruit flies can't resist the...

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Stainless Steel Contact Paper Table Top Makeover

Rolling table with cheap veneered probably particle board. I'm using this table to test the product...

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Convert Messy Kitchen Cabinets Into Useful Drawers - A How To Guide

My wife and I loved the other project we did that I decided to expend it to other parts of the...

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Reupholstered Torn Couch!

I got this couch from a neighbor around 4 years ago, it had a little hole at the bottom, but it was...

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Easy Barn Door Hardware

Barn doors are really on trend as you know but the hardware can be really expensive. Here is how you...

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DIY Gold Glitter Faux Fur Chair

I purchased a very sturdy chair from a local Goodwill for $1. I knew I wanted to spray paint the...