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How To Swap An Old Porch Light With A Hanging Pendant

Want to up your curb appeal quickly & easily? Swap out a standard (aka, boring) ceiling porch light...

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Common Apartment Problems - How to Be Your Own Handyman

One of the main benefits of renting rather than owning is the fact that when something needs fixin’,...

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The U-Socket Just Might be the Future of Wall Outlets

Hi everyone, Becky Sue from Hometalk inspired me to purchase and install the U-Socket in my kitchen....

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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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1940's Metal Army Cot Turned Light Fixture

Revamping my classroom and wanted a unique light fixture! I happened to have a 1940's Metal Army Cot...

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DIY Mason Jar Light

Give your boring bathroom light fixture a fun new update with this mason jar project! Try out this...

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I LOVE DIY. new Ballast in my kitchen light $20.00 VS. a whole new...

New Ballast in my kitchen light $20.00 VS. a whole new light fixture $120.00....SAVED us $100 PLUS+....

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Just Paint - Unicorn Spit Light Switch Covers

After giving the walls a fresh coat of paint, I decided that the walls deserve pretty "new" light...

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This IKEA Hack Hides an Ugly Electrical Panel

I hated the electrical panel in my entryway. It was the first thing houseguests would see when they...

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DIY Home Decor

How to replace outlet covers with new decorative outlet cover...

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Thrifty, DIY Outdoor Fan Makeover

Our back porch outdoor fan/light fixture was badly in need of some TLC. So I took some paint and...

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Installing CHEAP! Hanging LED Lights to Brighten a Work Space

Our shop was in dire need of new lighting. When we purchased this property the shop only had a...

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DIY Industrial Ceiling Fan [With Garden Planter Cage Lights]

See how we saved a ton of money by creating our own Industrial Ceiling Fan with Garden Planter Cage...

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Go Green With $40 Solar Lights

I purchased 2 beautiful lamp posts about 10 years ago when our Home Depot was having a clearance...

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Cute Basket Turned Light Fixture!

As always, this story starts at Goodwill. I was shopping there one day and came upon this precious...

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Teacup Lamp Tutorial

Now before we start let me say, I'm not the first person to have made a teacup lamp and I'm sure...

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Save 20% on Your Utilities!

Yeah, I was skeptical too. Save 20%? Huh? Really? 20% seems a hefty sum, right?

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Blow It Out Your Roof: a Guide to Replacing a Bathroom Fan!

They say nothing is certain but death and taxes, but I'd like to add a third: repairs! Last week...

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Easy Electrical Outlet Cover Tip

Do you have outlet covers that are the outdated almond color?
I found an amazing product that I am
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DIY Farmhouse Light Fixture

A lightbulb went off (literally) when I saw this wire basket at a recent barn sale. It was the...

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10 + DIY Ways We Reduced Our Electric Bill

Our electricity bill has been dropping for years. It's the result of a combination of little and big...

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Do This to Your Outlet to Save so Much Money This Month

Now that you’ve insulated your windows, we’ve got one more awesome insulation tip for you to keep...

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Install a USB Outlet Cover in a Snap!

We came across this neat product called SnapPower, which adds a USB port to an outlet cover. This...

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Don't Ignore Flashing Lights - Sign of Serious Electrical Issue

This is the real life kind of DIY stories I share. I am glad I followed my gut and shut off circuit....

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Holiday Gift Guide: DIY Tools and Supplies

Don’t forget to add your HOME to your gift-giving list! We're sharing some gift ideas for that...