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Interior Trim Work Basics ||   All the trim basics—start to finish—plus a clever way to get those miters tight by jodi
jodi
jodi Interior Trim Work Basics || All the trim basics—start to finish—plus a clever way to get those miters tight
Happily Ever After
why didn't I think of that! by Mudgey
Mudgey
Mudgey why didn't I think of that!
home
Build your own shower pan to accommodate any space: by ingrid
ingrid
ingrid Build your own shower pan to accommodate any space:
Kids and Baby Items
Backyard waterfall technical drawing with labeled parts by valarie
valarie
valarie Backyard waterfall technical drawing with labeled parts
Backyard
Drive a nail through the inner rim of your paint cans, and the paint will drain back into the can. "(I do this. It works.)" by beulah
beulah
beulah Drive a nail through the inner rim of your paint cans, and the paint will drain back into the can. "(I do this. It works.)"
note to self...
How to Fix a Chipped Sink. by lenora
lenora
lenora How to Fix a Chipped Sink.
hippee
Stone patio by lynette
Shortcuts for Custom Built Cabinets by graciela
graciela
graciela Shortcuts for Custom Built Cabinets
Spend
How to Make an Adirondack Chair and Love Seat by melva
melva
melva How to Make an Adirondack Chair and Love Seat
DIY ideas
A website that shows you how to fix almost everything in  your house. by dale
dale
dale A website that shows you how to fix almost everything in your house.
Portals of the Home
Did you know that an average garage has 150 square feet of unused space. Learn how to build a storage system that uses this unused space. by pam
pam
pam Did you know that an average garage has 150 square feet of unused space. Learn how to build a storage system that uses this unused space.
It's funny 'cause it's true
Construct a Classic Wooden Cart by christine
christine
christine Construct a Classic Wooden Cart
Favorites
Garage subpanel by leanne
Wiring blunders can endanger your home. Here's how to recognize and correct 10 common electrical mistakes. by julie
julie
julie Wiring blunders can endanger your home. Here's how to recognize and correct 10 common electrical mistakes.
Furry Things
Garage Storage Project: Shovel Rack  Keep your long-handle yard tool up and out of the way. by minerva
minerva
minerva Garage Storage Project: Shovel Rack Keep your long-handle yard tool up and out of the way.
Places I'd Like To Go
Lay perforated drainage tubing at base Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls. Start by laying perforated plastic drainage tubing along the base of the wall slightly above ground level so it can drain to daylight. Slope the tubing about 1/4 in. per foot. by kimberley
kimberley
kimberley Lay perforated drainage tubing at base Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls. Start by laying perforated plastic drainage tubing along the base of the wall slightly above ground level so it can drain to daylight. Slope the tubing about 1/4 in. per foot.
Garden and growing
Adding an electrical receptacle or switch to an existing box can make it too crowded, but you can remove the old box and add a larger remodeling box without destroying the wall. by cathleen
cathleen
cathleen Adding an electrical receptacle or switch to an existing box can make it too crowded, but you can remove the old box and add a larger remodeling box without destroying the wall.
Nerdy Stuff
Nice idea for some outdoor garden tools by SLKelley
SLKelley
SLKelley Nice idea for some outdoor garden tools
Home & Garden
Lawn Mower Blade Sharpening--It’s easy when you know what you’re doing! by rosemary
rosemary
rosemary Lawn Mower Blade Sharpening--It’s easy when you know what you’re doing!
Making
Perfect for all that wasted space up high in the garage.  High shelving plan by susanna
susanna
susanna Perfect for all that wasted space up high in the garage. High shelving plan
work spaces
Electrical switches and outlets that move around because the box is too recessed can be a safety problem. Outlet shims offer a quick and inexpensive solution. by keri
keri
keri Electrical switches and outlets that move around because the box is too recessed can be a safety problem. Outlet shims offer a quick and inexpensive solution.
Favorites
How to Build a Screened In Patio by frankie
frankie
frankie How to Build a Screened In Patio
abode
Handy Home Products for Quick-Fix Repairs by sybil
sybil
sybil Handy Home Products for Quick-Fix Repairs
Interior Love
How to Build a Patio Privacy Screen - detailed tutorial by christy
christy
christy How to Build a Patio Privacy Screen - detailed tutorial
Snaps
Message Center built between studs...this is really great. I love how it doesn't stick out into the room. The link to Family Handyman includes step by step instructions. :) by britney
britney
britney Message Center built between studs...this is really great. I love how it doesn't stick out into the room. The link to Family Handyman includes step by step instructions. :)
Do It Myself
Build a low cost custom closet without the designer price tag. Here's the low-down on three different closet systems and how to install them in your closet. by iva
iva
iva Build a low cost custom closet without the designer price tag. Here's the low-down on three different closet systems and how to install them in your closet.
Quotes and Signs
How to Make a Stepping Stone by dorothea
dorothea
dorothea How to Make a Stepping Stone
Stuff to do with the Kiddos
Garage organization. Like the idea of treating the garage as important as living space. by robyn
robyn
robyn Garage organization. Like the idea of treating the garage as important as living space.
For the Home
Sometimes the key to making a fix is just knowing the right product to use. We asked our team of professional carpenters, plumbers, painters, electricians and fix-it gurus what their favorite products were, and this is what they told us they never leave home without. by elvia
elvia
elvia Sometimes the key to making a fix is just knowing the right product to use. We asked our team of professional carpenters, plumbers, painters, electricians and fix-it gurus what their favorite products were, and this is what they told us they never leave home without.
My Leading Men
12 Simple Storage Solutions by deloris
deloris
deloris 12 Simple Storage Solutions
For the Foodies