DIY

5 DIY Tasks to Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

5 DIY Tasks to Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

Our family loves road trips. Living in Los Angeles we are blessed with a myriad of day trip options as well as fun weekend trips. But before we embark on any adventure we always check to make sure our vehicles are in top shape.

Build a Backyard Privacy Fence

Build a Backyard Privacy Fence

Using corrugated steel panels we reclaimed our backyard privacy and did it in less than 2 hours.

How to Find the Best Woodworking Plans

How to Find the Best Woodworking Plans

Woodworking is a skill that you can take as far as you want. The more you learn, the more complex projects you’ll be able to tackle. But no matter your skill level, your project can always benefit from plans someone else has made. Here’s how to find plans for just about any project online.

How to Lay Sod Grass In Time for Spring

How to Lay Sod Grass In Time for Spring

Our lawn has been in rough shape for quite awhile. It’s not a large plot, about 10×12, but it adds some nice color to our backyard. The rest of our yard surface is concrete which we’ve covered with an outdoor rug and furniture but we want to keep the lawn […]

quikrete cement planters

How to Make Cement Planters

Succulents look great in these DIY cement planters that set quickly thanks to Quikrete.

Free Woodworking Plans

Free Woodworking Plans

Woodworking is a skill that you can take as far as you want. Here’s how to find plans for just about any project online.

Woodturning is a Skill any DIYer can Learn

Woodturning is a Skill any DIYer can Learn

Woodturning is one of the easiest ways to get started in woodworking. Tools are affordable and minimal and the results are instantaneous.

Craftsman Makecation: Brooklyn, New York

Craftsman Makecation: Brooklyn, New York

Two-days of making and building stuff in Brooklyn, New York. Yes please!!! Thanks Craftsman Makecation

How to Build Halloween Silhouettes For a Spooky Yard

How to Build Halloween Silhouettes For a Spooky Yard

Scare your neighbors with these easy to make Halloween silhouettes.

How to Clean Moldy Outdoor Furniture and a Dirty Patio with Concrobium

How to Clean Moldy Outdoor Furniture and a Dirty Patio with Concrobium

Give your patio furniture and deck a deep cleaning in time for summer fun.

How To Build a Cooler Stand from Pallets

How To Build a Cooler Stand from Pallets

Anyone can build this DIY project from a few pallets into a cooler stand that’s ready to chill your favorite drinks

Tiling a Floor – It’s Easier Than You Think

Tiling a Floor – It’s Easier Than You Think

A tiled floor completely changes the look of a room. You can choose from tiles of endless colors, textures and patterns, and complement them with a grout in the perfect hue.

Stars and Stripes Bean Bag Toss Boards

Stars and Stripes Bean Bag Toss Boards

These bean bag toss boards are easy to make and will make any cornhole enthusiast a happy camper.

Upcycle a Used Tire into a Succulent Planter

Upcycle a Used Tire into a Succulent Planter

We’re celebrating Earth Day by upcycling a tire into a succulent planter.

How To Build an Outdoor Shower

How To Build an Outdoor Shower

An outdoor shower is a simple luxury that anyone can setup. It’s like installing your own outdoor waterfall as you enjoy nature a la naturale.

A Little Help Finishing Our Closet

A Little Help Finishing Our Closet

Whether you’re an avid DIYer or just getting started with tackling your own home projects, it doesn’t take long to learn that there will always be that one project that never quite gets completed.

How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Don’t throw away your Christmas tree. Recycle it and put it to good use.

Convert Your Circular Saw into a Table Saw

Convert Your Circular Saw into a Table Saw

If you’ve got a corded circular saw in good condition but is gathering dust, convert it into a table saw by building one from scratch.

Fountain Puts Home Improvement Experts In Your Pocket

Fountain Puts Home Improvement Experts In Your Pocket

Fountain is a mobile app (iOS only for now) that connects you to an expert over video chat – in five minutes or less!

How to Build a Work Table Using a Door

How to Build a Work Table Using a Door

If you’ve got a solid core wood door, you’ve got yourself the makings of a nice wood table.

Quikrete Walk Maker Will Have You Laying Pavers Like a Pro

Quikrete Walk Maker Will Have You Laying Pavers Like a Pro

QUIKRETE Walk Maker Building Forms are reusable plastic molds for creating patterned walks, paths, patios, courtyards, etc.

How-To Prepare a Whiskey Barrel for Planting

How-To Prepare a Whiskey Barrel for Planting

Whiskey barrels make great planters but they require a bit of prep work before they are ready to use.