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A Sharpie Pro Can Mark Anything

Sharpie has upped the permanent marker game by introducing the Sharpie Pro, which is designed for the trades and improves on their already stellar pens. …

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How to Build a Raised Planter Box

We built a raised planter box to introduce our son to the responsibilities of tending a garden and enjoying the fruits of his labor.…

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The All-New John Deere Gator is Ready to Work

We spent a month with the all-new 2021 John Deere XUV865M Gator out at Sandy Valley Ranch, to find out if the new Gator was up to the 14-hour days and rigor of jobs that are required. …

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Brushed vs. Brushless Cordless Tools

The choice between brushed vs. brushless power tools isn't as easy as you might think. Both have their pros and cons, but with the price of brushless tools dropping so rapidly, the choice gets easier.…

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Take the Garmin Instinct GPS Watch Everywhere

The new Garmin Instinct is a new breed of smartwatch. It's a durable GPS watch with a built-in 3-axis compass and barometric altimeter plus multiple global navigation systems (GPS, GLONASS, and Galileo) support and wrist-based heart rate. …

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Oklahoma Joe’s Rider DLX Pellet Grill Review

Oklahoma Joe's recently jumped into the pellet smoker game with the introduction of the new Oklahoma Joe's Rider DLX pellet grill. I've had it for a few months now and have cooked a wide variety of meals to great…

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QuikLid Bucket Scoop

The new Quiklid bucket scoop is on it's way to becoming a ubiquitous add-on for anyone who owns a 5-gallon bucket. It's that useful!…

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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…

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How To Choose Tie Down Straps

Tie down options like bungee cords, ratchet straps, nets, and good old fashion rope, have worked for years, but the single most versatile option that you can use time and time again is a quality set of tie downs. …

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Get Organized with Field Notes

Field Notes leads the way in creating gorgeous memo books that have been everyday carry gear for thousands of people.…

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The Best Tactical Backpack for Every Mission

Tactical backpacks are growing in popularity due to their rugged construction and unmatched utility. These military-inspired backpacks have more than just a few extra pockets.…

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Step 22 Tool Roll

The new Step 22 tool roll is a great way to keep all of your tools organized for overlanding trips or DIY projects.…

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Are You Living in a Haunted House?

Do buyers have a right to know if a house is haunted? The law requires certain structural details to be disclosed when a home is up for sale, but what about paranormal details?…

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Easy Halloween Costumes

With just a few days left before Halloween you have little time to sort out a costume and the good ones are probably already gone from your local party store. …

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Make Your Own Haunted House Silhouettes

Even if you (like me) are too old for trick-or-treating, you can celebrate Halloween by decorating your house and lawn. Want to make your home the spookiest on the block? Try these DIY haunted house silhouettes to create an…

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A Million Mile Nissan Frontier

The venerable Nissan Frontier has a cult following that will be burgeoned by the recent news of a 2007 million mile truck. …

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The Ford Bronco is Back

The new 2021 Ford Bronco hearkens back to the early years, with a thoroughly modern and capable vehicle that actually lives up to the hype.…

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Hints for Painting Clean Up With a Septic System

It’s a joy to live in the country, isn’t it? Um, except when you’ve just completed a painting project and it’s time for clean up. Because the delicate balance of biological elements in your septic tank can be severely…

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Char-Broil 2 Burner Tabletop Gas Griddle

This is my first foray into the world of griddle cooking and I’ve been missing out. What is really impressive is how many things can be prepared on the Char-Broil. …

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2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD pro

The TRD Pro badge is one of the most sought after special editions available from any auto manufacturer, and it is now available for the 2020 Toyota Sequoia.…

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Greenworks 300 Watt Power Inverter

Keeping your electronic devices powered up is a modern-day necessity. The Greenworks 300 watt battery-operated power inverter is an unlikely solution, but one that makes a ton of sense.…