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The InstaBoost Jump Starter Makes the Perfect Stocking Stuffer

The InstaBoost Jump Starter Makes the Perfect Stocking Stuffer

This car battery jump starter does much more than just start your car.

Amazing Kids Room Kinetic Marble Track

Amazing Kids Room Kinetic Marble Track

The latest project on Instructables is an amazing kinetic marble track a Dad built along the perimeter of his son’s room and runs along the wall. As you watch the video the marble challenges seem to get more difficult and interesting. Video below.

DIY Holiday Home Security

DIY Holiday Home Security

DIY home security the way to go if you are traveling next week for Thanksgiving, take the time this weekend to make sure your house is in order so you aren’t scrambling last minute to secure your home. Follow these DIY home security tips as a simple and cheap checklist […]

Home Depot Offers Free Shipping for Holiday Decor

Home Depot Offers Free Shipping for Holiday Decor

Home Depot is offering free shipping on Christmas and holiday decor so load up your (online) shopping carts and save some money while getting everything you need to decorate this Christmas delivered right to your doorstep. Free Shipping on all Holiday Decor! Online Only.

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Hope your holidays are a special treat from Charles & Hudson

5 Step Poinsettia Care

5 Step Poinsettia Care

The Poinsettia is synonymous with Christmas and will remain beautiful and healthy for at least two months after the holidays have passed if you follow these easy steps. 1. Keep them in a sunlit room but not in direct sunlight 2. Ideal temperature is 65-70 degrees. Poinsettia will freeze if […]

Gift Guide for Home Improvement Newbies

Gift Guide for Home Improvement Newbies

We asked our editors for some gift guide ideas and the first to respond was Deren. Here’s his gift guide that is perfect for home improvement newbies. In our part of the United States, low-priced “starter homes” are selling right and left. Impressive deals abound and new home buyers are […]

Bonus Holiday Giveaway from Better Homes & Gardens and Walmart

Bonus Holiday Giveaway from Better Homes & Gardens and Walmart

We’ve got a bonus giveaway this week! Christmas place settings from Better Homes & Gardens which are available at Walmart. Enter today and we will pick a random winner at midnight on Sunday, December 13th 2009. The winner will receive everything they need to set a festive holiday table. 1 […]

Give the Gift of Home Improvement Help This Season

Give the Gift of Home Improvement Help This Season

A curious sector of society actually enjoys doing taxes. In fact, they do it for a living. They are called accountants. I do not understand them. I can’t relate to their passion. I break into a cold sweat when they unexpectedly call in April with grave news. But, alas, they […]

Hillary Clinton Decorates the State Department with Help from Home Magazines

Hillary Clinton Decorates the State Department with Help from Home Magazines

Politico is reporting that the U.S. State Department has decided it needs to decorate for Christmas. Since Hillary Clinton isn’t working out of the building she would have hoped for she’s decided to take matters into her own hands. Why should the White House get all the fun? The Harry […]

Hang Holiday String Lights sans Headaches

Hang Holiday String Lights sans Headaches

It’s decorating season and it starts for some by putting up amber and orange twinkle lights for Halloween then continues into late December with hanging Christmas lights. Toolmonger shares these holiday light string hooks that are so small and unobtrusive that you can leave them out year round which would […]

Top 10 Christmas Towns

Top 10 Christmas Towns

We spent a great Christmas with family in Tucson, AZ and had the pleasure of visiting the Winterhaven Festival of Lights which has been illuminating Christmas in Tucson since 1949. The neighborhood is a unique blend of ranch style homes and the streets are lined with enormous allepo pines. This […]

White House Christmas Decorating Ideas

White House Christmas Decorating Ideas

The White House is always splendidly decorated for Christmas and this year proves to be no exception. The Bush’s always decorated with aplomb and their state ornaments were gorgeous. Here Laura Bush shows us her grand gingerbread house and the trees lit up in the main hallway at the White […]

Gift Guide 2007

Gift Guide 2007

Leather Tool Belts from Occidental Leather We’ve pulled together some of our favorite tools, materials, and products from this past year that we think most DIY enthusiasts would love to find in their stocking or under the tree.

Home Depot Discounts

Home Depot Discounts

Home Depot offers various discounts throughout the store during most times of the year but they also have coupons available through their website for 10-25% off on appliances.