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Thompson’s Tinted Waterseal Waterproofing Stain

Thompson’s Tinted Waterseal Waterproofing Stain

Thompsons newest waterproofing stain is now available in tinted colors to match your favorite wood.

Car Camping with an ARB Rooftop Tent

Car Camping with an ARB Rooftop Tent

Take care camping to the next level and check out this roof mounted tent from ARB. It is great for expeditions as well as drive up camping.

Pocket Doors Install Quickly, Provide Lasting Space-saving Benefits

Pocket Doors Install Quickly, Provide Lasting Space-saving Benefits

Here are some helpful answers about space–saving pocket doors and building tips and a video on installing pocket door frames.

Make Your Own Magnetic Bulletin Board

Make Your Own Magnetic Bulletin Board

With some easy to find products you can make your own magnetic bulletin board in a couple hours.

How To Build DIY Gold Sawhorses

How To Build DIY Gold Sawhorses

Forget buying sawhorses and build your own sawhorses in your favorite color.

Remember These Secrets for Shopping at IKEA

Remember These Secrets for Shopping at IKEA

Here are some tips to shopping at IKEA that we hope makes your next trip to the Swedish mecca a successful one.

How to Drill Into Stainless Steel

How to Drill Into Stainless Steel

Stainless steel is tough to drill through but with some patience and know-how you’ll make that hole easy

Butler Street Foundry: Masters In the Lost Art of Metalwork

Butler Street Foundry: Masters In the Lost Art of Metalwork

The Butler Street Foundry helped rebuild Chicago after the great fire. Check out photos from a Chicago treasure.

Whip Up A Batch Of DIY Laundry Detergent

Whip Up A Batch Of DIY Laundry Detergent

If you’re concerned with the chemicals in over the counter laundry detergent then consider making your own.

Choosing the Right Wood for Your Fence or Deck

Choosing the Right Wood for Your Fence or Deck

Here’s a walk-through of redwood, cedar, douglas fir and pine species and how they are best used.

DIY Pallet Shed

DIY Pallet Shed

Build a quick and dirty shed using pallets

13 Eye-Popping Woodshops

13 Eye-Popping Woodshops

Any tool junky will be envious of these gorgeous woodshops

Photo Gallery of Roof Types

Photo Gallery of Roof Types

Learn the difference between a gable and an eyebrow

Honda Unleashes a 109HP Lawn Tractor

Honda Unleashes a 109HP Lawn Tractor

Honda is pushing the boundaries of what lawn tractors are capable of with this Mean Mower

Bring the National Parks (scents) Into Your Home

Bring the National Parks (scents) Into Your Home

Candle scents inspired by America’s greatest national parks.

Upgrade to Infrared Grilling for Faster Cooktimes and a Hotter Grill

Upgrade to Infrared Grilling for Faster Cooktimes and a Hotter Grill

Infrared grilling is all the range in outdoor cooking and for good reason. Check out our results from using the new Saber infrared grill.

What Are Those Creaking House Sounds?

What Are Those Creaking House Sounds?

House sounds shouldn’t be ignored but they are typically harmless – here’s what causes them

$200 Home Depot Gift Card Giveaway and Adding Stripes and Color to Our Wood Block Planter

$200 Home Depot Gift Card Giveaway and Adding Stripes and Color to Our Wood Block Planter

Our wood block planters turned out well for a basic DIY project that used reclaimed wood and some various drilling techniques. But we felt they needed a bit more pizazz since the wood used wasn’t a pretty redwood or other beautiful natural wood.