There’s a common misconception among beginner home improvement enthusiasts that big projects require massive tool collections. The reality is that you only need a limited selection of tools to complete most common home renovations. Any homeowner can easily handle nearly any home improvement task if they have the following basic power tools on hand. A […]
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Fourth of July is coming, and you need to show up your neighbors in the food department!
Nothing covers up that brown spot in a front lawn like a lemonade stand!
Something about owning a home makes amateur renovators think they are invincible.
Desert cities are paying people to replace their front yard lawns with desert landscaping to save water.
Porch swings combine the best of both worlds: Moving while doing absolutely nothing. We’ve selected the 25 candidates for best amateur porch swing. The rules are simple: It has to be a porch swing, it has to be made of wood, it has to be homemade, and it can’t be for sale.
We hope this gallery of 25 awesomely made snowshoes will inspire you to get out in the snow. It’s starting to thaw, and there’s chores to be done!
Flash frying has it’s issues. Namely, that people who think eating a fried turkey for Thanksgiving may not have the smarts (or enough remaining fingers) to do it safely. To illustrate this, we found 25 pictures of turkey flash fry cooking gone horribly wrong:
Twice a day our next-door-neighbors are out on their lawn spraying everything with a hose. It’s funny because they have the ugliest lawn on our street.
The war between wet, angry dogs and ordinary lawn sprinklers has waged for decades. The day will come when one side finally organizes (we’re betting on sprinklers because they’re smarter).