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.
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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 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.
Hope your holidays are a special treat from Charles & Hudson
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 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.
The season is upon us and it’s time to think about a Christmas tree. Here are some great photos of some of the best trees we’ve seen this year and at the bottom of this photo gallery of Christmas Trees you’ll find some articles we’ve written about how to select […]
Shelteriffic has found some unique holiday decorations from dVider. These these decals are removable and mount easily to walls, windows, ceilings, or floors.
Our first round of holiday sales includes 10% off from Snap-On Tools [via] and 30%-60% off Hampton Bay fans and lighting fixtures through Home Depot.
Many of us entertain guests for Christmas parties or have family spend time in our homes during the holidays. These extra people create more stress on the systems of your home, in particular your plumbing. To avoid plumbing nightmares during your party or your guests stay follow these tips and […]